ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846
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Womens Roles and Gender Gap in Health and Survival

in Health and Survival Alaka Malwade Basu This paper examines some of the ways in which women's roles lead to gender differences in health and survival It distinguishes between two kinds of discriminatory effects when the female is at a disadvantage

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