Growth of Working Women
The factor which has exercised a formidable influence in recent times on the women’s work participation rates and productivity has been the development. Viewed as the increased access to goods and services, development offers women employment and opportunities. The educational expansion has greatly improved women’s skills to take up specialized jobs and ability to use improved technology efficiently. Several factors are responsible for the growth of the newly emerging class of working women.
Western education has aroused aspirations for a better standard of life and modern living. Thus, it has become an accepted fact that the wife’s income is essential for better living. The desire to live the life as they want has now become the prime consideration for a woman who aspires to work. Moreover, there are women who have to work in distress. She has to bear the responsibility of maintaining the in adverse conditions. Then she becomes the prime bread earner of the family. Many time even if she is economically well off she wants to work. She does not wish to be burden to the family. She wants to use her free time in a better way. Some professional and want to earn a name in the field.