Interested in submitting your work to our series? We invite manuscript submissions on a variety of topics related to women’s economic empowerment and economic growth.
GrOW Research Series
Advancing scholarly research on women's empowerment and economic growth.
Latest Working Paper
- Working Paper Title: Measurement of Women's Economic Empowerment in GrOW Projects
Latest Policy Brief:
- Title: Grappling with the Challenges of Measuring Women's Economic Empowerment
Latest Research Bulletin:
- Title: Issue No. 4 | Publish Date: 2017 December
Working papers are pre-publication versions of scholarly papers, aimed at stimulating public discussion of research and advancing scientific knowledge.
Policy briefs are concise documents that synthesize research results, with special attention paid to policy implications.
Research bulletins are bi-monthly publications featuring current news, research, interviews, and discussion pieces on women’s empowerment written by Canadian development scholars and practitioners.
What We Do
The GrOW Research Series brings together scholarly research on women’s economic empowerment and economic growth in low-income countries, and provides a conceptual and empirical basis for policy-making. It is also the official research platform for the Growth and Economic Opportunities for Women (GrOW) program. This series is housed at the Institute for the Study of International Development (ISID) at McGill University in Montreal, Canada.
Want to learn more about the GrOW Program? GrOW Talks is a series of short videos featuring GrOW-funded women's economic empowerment projects around the world.