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Unformatted text preview: These surveys included how men and women, and girls and boys how they spend their time in markets and nonmarket work. They recommend these two options because they reduce the invisibility of women’s unpaid and informal sector labor. C. An informal labor sector means small enterprises, trading, selling, work done on a contract bias in the home, and under the table employment. Feminist economics want the government to pay more attention to women’s unpaid labor in their informal sector because a woman’s paid and unpaid labor is extremely important to a woman’s status, power, and family well-being. Often a women’s unpaid labor is undervalued. Women’s unpaid labor included laundry, cleaning, growing food, cooking, and the well-being of the family....
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- Fall '11
- Economics, informal sector, unpaid labor, A. Feminist economics