International Journal of Business and Social Science

ISSN 2219-1933 (Print), 2219-6021 (Online) DOI: 10.30845/ijbss


Woman Employment in Information Economics (An analysis for OECD Members)
Ibrahim Arslan, Gökçen Sayar ÖZKAN, Yusuf Bayraktutan

In recent years, theoretical and empirical contributions to the literature about information economy show the importance of women’s employment. In this study, the interaction of information economy and woman employment is tested by panel data analysis. The information economy index, which represents a combined value of computer usage and access to internet, is used. The data of this study include 19 members of OECD for the period of 2000 and 2009. According to the empirical results, there is a statistically significant relationship between information economy and woman employment.

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