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Working Paper: POVERTY IN INDIA: MEASUREMENT, TRENDS AND OTHER ISSUES

Author: C. Rangarajan and S. Mahendra Dev Title: POVERTY IN INDIA: MEASUREMENT, TRENDS AND OTHER ISSUES Abstract: Eradication of poverty is an important objective of economic policy. Therefore, measurement of poverty has to be sound as it has significant policy implications. This paper presents the methodology followed by the Expert […]

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Working Paper: Stricter Patent Regime, Scientist Mobility and Innovation

Author: Madhuparna Ganguly Title: Stricter Patent Regime, Scientist Mobility and Innovation Abstract: We model a patent regime in which an innovating firm can partially recover its damage due to scientist movement from the infringing rival. The strength of the patent system, which is a function of litigation success probability and recovery proportion, stipulates […]

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Working Paper: Globalization and Workforce Composition in Indian Formal Manufacturing: New evidence on product market competition channel

Author: Ritabrata Bose and K.V. Ramaswamy Title: Globalization and Workforce Composition in Indian Formal Manufacturing: New evidence on product market competition channel Abstract: A variety of mechanisms linking globalization and margins of adjustments in the labour markets have been empirically tested in recent years. How globalization could affect workforce composition of industries and […]

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Working Paper: A simplified measure of nutritional empowerment Using machine learning to abbreviate the Women’s Empowerment in Nutrition Index (WENI)

Author: Shree Saha, Sudha Narayanan Title: A simplified measure of nutritional empowerment Using machine learning to abbreviate the Women’s Empowerment in Nutrition Index (WENI) Abstract: Measuring empowerment is both complicated and time consuming. A number of recent ef- forts have focused on how to better measure this complex multidimensional concept […]

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