Khandan & Talluqat as Social Capital for women’s career advancement in Pakistan

Last updated 8th Jan 2018
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Student , Shaheed Zulfikar Ali Bhutto Institute of Science and Technology, Islamabad, Pakistan


To investigate the consequences of using social capital by women, its impact on the gender gap.

For Pakistani women ‘Khandaan’ (family, family status) and ‘talluqatt’ (family networks, social connections) are resources which like ‘wasta’ in the Middle Eastern culture can be used to give or ga...