Osmani S, Sen A, The hidden penalties of gender inequality: fetal origins of ill-health, 2003: Economics and Human Biology, Vol: 1, p105-121.

The basic message of this paper is that women’s deprivation in terms of nutrition and healthcare rebounds on the society as a whole in the form of ill-health of their offspring males and females alike both as children and as adults.

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Osmani S, Sen A, The hidden penalties of gender inequality: fetal origins of ill-health, 2003: Economics and Human Biology, Vol: 1, p105-121.