Smriti Sharma

United Nations - World Institute for Development Economics Research (UNU/WIDER)

Research Fellow

Katajanokanlaituri 6B

Helsinki, FIN-00160

Finland

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Scholarly Papers (5)

1.

Is Self-Employment the Answer to Caste Discrimination? Decomposing the Earnings Gap in Indian Household Nonfarm Businesses

Number of pages: 64 Posted: 14 Feb 2014
Ashwini Deshpande and Smriti Sharma
Delhi School of Economics - Department of Economics and United Nations - World Institute for Development Economics Research (UNU/WIDER)
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Caste, discrimination, household nonfarm business, earning gaps, quantile regressions, earnings decomposition

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Cognitive, Non-Cognitive Skills and Gender Wage Gaps: Evidence from Linked Employer-Employee Data in Bangladesh

IZA Discussion Paper No. 9132
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 04 Sep 2015
IRD, DIAL, Paris, Cornell University - Food and Nutrition Policy Program and United Nations - World Institute for Development Economics Research (UNU/WIDER)
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gender wage gap, cognitive skills, personality traits, matched worker-firm data, quantile decompositions, Bangladesh

3.

Eliciting Risk Preferences: Firefighting in the Field

IZA Discussion Paper No. 9765
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 07 Mar 2016
Wagner College-Department of Economics, Fordham University - Fordham College at Rose Hill, United Nations - World Institute for Development Economics Research (UNU/WIDER) and United Nations - World Institute for Development Economics Research (UNU/WIDER)
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risk preferences, experiment design, elicitation methods, personality traits, India

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Caste-Based Crimes and Economic Status: Evidence from India

Journal of Comparative Economics, Forthcoming
Posted: 11 May 2012 Last Revised: 24 Jan 2015
Smriti Sharma
United Nations - World Institute for Development Economics Research (UNU/WIDER)

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caste, crime, India

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Benefits of a Registration Policy for Microenterprise Performance in India

Small Business Economics, Vol. 42, No. 1, 2014
Posted: 11 Jan 2012 Last Revised: 24 Jan 2015
Smriti Sharma
United Nations - World Institute for Development Economics Research (UNU/WIDER)

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microenterprises, registration, firm performance, India