Open Science Research Excellence
@article{(International Science Index):,
  title    = {Female Labor Force Participation in Third World Countries: An Empirical Analysis},
  author    = {Anam Azam and  Muhammad Rafiq},
  country   = {China},
  institution={Beijing Language and Culture Univesity},
  abstract  = {The study identified the socio-economic and
demographic factors of both married and unmarried females in third
world countries. Almost all the countries have same problems but we
have selected Pakistan as a sample country. The main purpose of this
study was to examine which factors forced women to participate in
labor market. So the best technique of data collection was survey of
both married and unmarried females between the ages of 20 to 49.
Two models (probit and logit) were used to analyze the factors which
effect on FLFP. The result showed that some factors e.g. age;
education and marital status have significant effect on FLFP. The
findings showed that educated women and those who belong to joint
families are more participate because of financial pressure.
  {International Journal of Economics and Management Engineering },  volume    = {8},
  number    = {9},
  year      = {2014},
  pages     = {3107 - 3110},
  ee        = {},
  url       = {},
  bibsource = {},
  issn      = {eISSN:1307-6892},
  publisher = {World Academy of Science, Engineering and Technology},
  index     = {International Science Index 93, 2014},