Volume 2, Issue 2, April 2013

  • Unemployment and Underemployment in Kenya: A Gender Gap Analysis

    Gayline Vuluku, Anthony Wambugu, Eliud Moyi

    Issue: Volume 2, Issue 2, April 2013
    Pages: 7-16
    Received: 19 June 2013
    Published: 20 July 2013
    DOI: 10.11648/
    Abstract: This paper analyses the gender gaps in open unemployment and underemployment in Kenya, using data from the Kenya Integrated Household Budget Survey 2005/06. Unemployment and underemployment probability functions were estimated separately for men and women, using binary probit specification and the gender gap in each outcome was decomposed to determ... Show More