Research Methods on Gender, Poverty and the Informal Economy
The course aims to provide a structural analysis of the complex relationships between informality, gendered relations of power and poverty. It also provides researchers with an enhanced understanding of qualitative and quantitative methods on gender, poverty and the informal economy. This course will be an opportunity to discuss and debate on the ongoing issues in conceptualizing and measuring poverty, women empowerment and gender.
Develop sufficient understanding of research methods particularly, compares and contrasts analytical and methodological frameworks used in various studies related to gender, poverty and the informal economy.
Understand various concepts and theories related to gender, poverty and the informal economy research.
To learn an overview of qualitative and quantitative research methods.
Identify research gaps and propose directions for future work
Theoretical perspectives, methods of qualitative and quantitative research techniques, analysis and interpretation of Data
Lecture, Discussions, Interactive Sessions,
Young teachers and researchers from universities, colleges/research institutions and professionals from various institutions
faculty members from the institute and external faculty from leading universities and major research institutions