Abhishek Chakravarty

University of Essex - Department of Economics

Assistant Professor

Wivenhoe Park

Colchester CO4 3SQ

United Kingdom

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

4

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202

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Scholarly Papers (4)

1.

The Price of Gold: Dowry and Death in India

IZA Discussion Paper No. 9679
Number of pages: 76 Posted: 01 Feb 2016
Sonia R. Bhalotra, Abhishek Chakravarty and Selim Gulesci
IZA Institute of Labor Economics, University of Essex - Department of Economics and London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE) - Suntory and Toyota International Centres for Economics and Related Disciplines (STICERD)
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dowry, son preference, missing girls, infant mortality, commodity price shocks

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Property Rights and Gender Bias: Evidence from Land Reform in West Bengal

IZA Discussion Paper No. 9930
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 01 Jun 2016
IZA Institute of Labor Economics, University of Essex - Department of Economics, Boston University - Department of Economics and Université Libre de Bruxelles (ULB) - European Center for Advanced Research in Economics and Statistics (ECARES)
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land reform, property rights, gender, infant mortality, sex ratio, fertility

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Gender-Discriminatory Premarital Investments, Fertility Preferences, and Breastfeeding in Egypt

Number of pages: 44 Posted: 18 Nov 2012 Last Revised: 19 Dec 2012
Abhishek Chakravarty
University of Essex - Department of Economics
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Breastfeeding, fertility, gender bias, Egypt

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Political Aspirations in India: Evidence from Fertility Limits on Local Leaders

IZA Discussion Paper No. 9023
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 11 May 2015
S Anukriti and Abhishek Chakravarty
Boston College and University of Essex - Department of Economics
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India, Panchayat elections, political aspirations, fertility limits, sex ratios