Evaluation of the Effectiveness of Investing in Women on Economic Growth in Developing Countries
The status of women in development programs is very importantbecause they make up half of population of
communities. In this study, the impact ofwomen's education and health investments in developing countries on economic
growth of selected countries is estimated by applying the Panel data method for the period of 1998-2007.The results show
that investing in women is dramatically lead to promote economic growth of this countries.Because while reducing gender
inequality, will lead to increased women's social capital that has many externalities.
Keywords— Women, Economic Growth, Investment, Effectiveness, Developing Countries.