Abstract

Aber M Abdel Khalek
Impact of Knowledge Economy on the Participation of Women in Labor Market
Purpose: To examine the influence and participation of women in the labor market by the knowledge economy, in negative positive manner. Methodology: Quantitative research technique has been carried out to evaluate women participation to minimize negative impacts of knowledge economy. Findings: Within the service and agricultural sectors, the outcomes demonstrated that knowledge economy is found to have a significant impact on the participation of women’s labor force. The only drawback that discourages the employment of women are the concepts of culture and social norms. Practical Implications: A higher participation of females in computer science, engineering and technology-oriented jobs would spur innovation and economic advances in all countries. Originality Statement: The research also depicted procedures to accomplish women’s participation as a fundamental requirement for the achievement of developmental goals.