Women in the Economy

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ISI, Delhi Centre


March 5, 2020


March 6, 2020
Women in the Economy

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Placing rural workers into urban jobs: Experimental evidence from India – Bhaskar Chakravorty (Warwick University)
The window of economic opportunity: A closed door? – Charity Troyer Moore (Yale University)
How effective is maintaining a financial diary in improving money management behaviour? Evidence from an RCT among rural women in Bangladesh – Asad Islam (Monash University)


The Impact of early exposure to discriminatory institutions on mortality and later life outcomes in Afghanistan – Bipasha Maity (Ashoka University)
Voter versus Leader Preference: What Drives the Gender Quota Effect in Politics? – Sugat Chaturvedi (ISI, Delhi)


Technological change and the decline in women’s labor in agriculture – Kanika Mahajan (Ashoka University)
Women’s labor force participation and household technology adoption – Tarun Jain (IIM, Ahmedabad)
Technology, home production and women’s time allocation – Sisir Debnath (IIT, Delhi)