Arjun S. Bedi

Erasmus University Rotterdam - International Institute of Social Studies

Professor

PO Box 29776

2502 LT The Hague, 2518 AX

Netherlands

IZA Institute of Labor Economics

P.O. Box 7240

Bonn, D-53072

Germany

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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1.

Census 2011 and Child Sex Ratios in Tamil Nadu

Number of pages: 11 Posted: 04 Jun 2011
Sharada Srinivasan and Arjun S. Bedi
University of Guelph and Erasmus University Rotterdam - International Institute of Social Studies
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Abstract:

Daughter Elimination, 0-6 sex ratio, India, Tamil Nadu, Interventions

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Tamil Nadu and the Diagonal Divide in Sex Ratios

Number of pages: 31 Posted: 06 May 2008 Last Revised: 26 May 2008
Sharada Srinivasan and Arjun S. Bedi
University of Guelph and Erasmus University Rotterdam - International Institute of Social Studies
Downloads 155 (147,874)
Citation 2

Abstract:

Infant mortality, sex ratio at birth, Tamil Nadu

3.

Enrollment in Community Based Health Insurance Schemes in Rural Bihar and Uttar Pradesh, India

International Institute of Social Studies, Erasmus University Rotterdam; Working Paper No. 555, ISSN 0921-0210
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 08 Apr 2013
International Institute of Health Management Research, Public Health Foundation of India, Micro Insurance Academy (MIA) and Erasmus University Rotterdam - International Institute of Social Studies
Downloads 117 (174,313)

Abstract:

Community-based health insurance, health microinsurance, enrollment, rural India, self-help groups, Bihar, Uttar Pradesh

4.

Tackling Daughter Deficits in Tamil Nadu, India

Number of pages: 58 Posted: 24 Jul 2008
Arjun S. Bedi and Sharada Srinivasan
Erasmus University Rotterdam - International Institute of Social Studies and University of Guelph
Downloads 107 (190,764)
Citation 1

Abstract:

declining sex ratio, daughter deficit, interventions, sex ratio at birth, infant mortality, India, Tamil Nadu

5.

Child Work and Schooling Costs in Rural Northern India

IZA Discussion Paper No. 2136
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 24 May 2006
Gautam Hazarika and Arjun S. Bedi
University of Texas at Brownsville and Erasmus University Rotterdam - International Institute of Social Studies
Downloads 105 (196,805)
Citation 1

Abstract:

child labor, schooling costs, India

6.

Foreign Direct Investment, Black Economic Empowerment and Labour Productivity in South Africa

IZA Discussion Paper No. 6048
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 30 Oct 2011
Anagaw Derseh Mebratie and Arjun S. Bedi
affiliation not provided to SSRN and Erasmus University Rotterdam - International Institute of Social Studies
Downloads 99 (207,235)

Abstract:

FDI, spillover, labour productivity, black economic empowerment, firm, South Africa

7.

Daughter Elimination and the Cradle Baby Scheme in Tamil Nadu

Number of pages: 7 Posted: 18 May 2010
Arjun S. Bedi and Sharada Srinivasan
Erasmus University Rotterdam - International Institute of Social Studies and University of Guelph
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Abstract:

Cradle baby scheme, Declining sex ratios, India

8.

The National Rural Employment Guarantee Scheme as a Safety Net in Birbhum, West Bengal

Number of pages: 12 Posted: 04 Jun 2010 Last Revised: 03 Sep 2010
Subhasish Dey and Arjun S. Bedi
University of Manchester and Erasmus University Rotterdam - International Institute of Social Studies
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Abstract:

Employment Guarantee Programs, Safety Nets, West Bengal, India

9.

Ensuring Daughter Survival in Tamil Nadu, India

Number of pages: 38 Posted: 09 Jul 2009 Last Revised: 27 Sep 2010
Sharada Srinivasan and Arjun S. Bedi
University of Guelph and Erasmus University Rotterdam - International Institute of Social Studies
Downloads 85 (226,095)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Declining sex ratios, daughter elimination, female infanticide, gender discrimination, interventions, Tamil Nadu, India, Asia

Unemployment Assistance and Transition to Employment in Argentina

Number of pages: 51 Posted: 01 Jul 2008
Ana Iturriza, Arjun S. Bedi and Robert A. Sparrow
affiliation not provided to SSRN, Erasmus University Rotterdam - International Institute of Social Studies and Wageningen UR - Development Economics Group
Downloads 56 (318,440)
Citation 2

Abstract:

Unemployment assistance programs, unemployment transitions, Argentina

Unemployment Assistance and Transition to Employment in Argentina

IZA Discussion Paper No. 3579
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 14 Jul 2008
Ana Iturriza, Arjun S. Bedi and Robert A. Sparrow
Erasmus University Rotterdam (EUR) - Institute of Social Studies (ISS), Erasmus University Rotterdam - International Institute of Social Studies and Wageningen UR - Development Economics Group
Downloads 27 (425,278)
Citation 2

Abstract:

unemployment assistance programs, unemployment transitions, Argentina

11.

The Impact of a Cash Transfer Program on Cognitive Achievement: The Bono De Desarrollo Humano of Ecuador

IZA Discussion Paper No. 3658
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 27 Aug 2008
Juan Ponce and Arjun S. Bedi
Facultad Latinoamericana de Ciencias Sociales (FLACSO) - Sede Ecuador and Erasmus University Rotterdam - International Institute of Social Studies
Downloads 66 (251,439)
Citation 2

Abstract:

cash transfers, test scores, regression discontinuity

12.

Transnational Trafficking, Law Enforcement and Victim Protection: A Middleman Trafficker's Perspective

IZA Discussion Paper No. 6226
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 31 Dec 2011
IZA Institute of Labor Economics, Erasmus University Rotterdam - International Institute of Social Studies, College of William and Mary - Department of Economics and Cornell University - School of Applied Economics and Management
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Citation 7

Abstract:

human trafficking, two-way Nash bargaining, victim protection, law enforcement

13.

Marital Violence and Women's Employment and Property Status: Evidence from North Indian Villages

IZA Discussion Paper No. 4361
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 18 Aug 2009
Uganda, Erasmus University Rotterdam - International Institute of Social Studies and Erasmus University Rotterdam (EUR) - Institute of Social Studies (ISS)
Downloads 55 (291,399)
Citation 1

Abstract:

domestic violence, employment status, property ownership, India

14.

Remittances, Liquidity Constraints and Human Capital Investments in Ecuador

IZA Discussion Paper No. 3358
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 03 Nov 2008
Carla Calero, Arjun S. Bedi and Robert A. Sparrow
Inter-American Development Bank (IDB), Erasmus University Rotterdam - International Institute of Social Studies and Wageningen UR - Development Economics Group
Downloads 38 (355,875)
Citation 11

Abstract:

migration, remittances, trans-national networks, education, child labour, Ecuador

15.

Infrastructure Development and the National Rural Employment Guarantee Scheme: Evidence from Bankura, West Bengal

Number of pages: 12 Posted: 06 Jun 2012
Jitendra Roy and Arjun S. Bedi
Government of West Bengal and Erasmus University Rotterdam - International Institute of Social Studies
Downloads 36 (352,637)

Abstract:

NREGA, Community participation, maintenance

16.

Health Care Seeking Behavior Among Self-Help Group Households in Rural Bihar and Uttar Pradesh, India

ERIM Report Series Reference No. 575
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 06 Feb 2014
BRAC, Erasmus University Rotterdam (EUR) - Erasmus School of Economics (ESE), International Institute of Health Management Research, Micro Insurance Academy (MIA) and Erasmus University Rotterdam - International Institute of Social Studies
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Abstract:

Healthcare seeking behavior, Non-degree allopathic providers, Community-based Health Insurance schemes, Self-help group, India

17.

Marital Violence and Women’s Employment and Property Status: Evidence from North Indian Villages

Number of pages: 41 Posted: 13 Aug 2009
Uganda, Erasmus University Rotterdam (EUR) - Institute of Social Studies (ISS) and Erasmus University Rotterdam - International Institute of Social Studies
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Citation 1

Abstract:

domestic violence, women, Uttar Pradesh, employment, ownership of property

18.

The Dynamics of Job Creation and Job Destruction: Is Sub-Saharan Africa Different?

IZA Discussion Paper No. 4623
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 15 Dec 2009
Admasu Shiferaw Jr. and Arjun S. Bedi
Erasmus University Rotterdam (EUR) - Institute of Social Studies (ISS) and Erasmus University Rotterdam - International Institute of Social Studies
Downloads 20 (392,213)
Citation 1

Abstract:

job creation, job destruction, job reallocation, firm dynamics, Sub-Saharan Africa, Ethiopia

19.

Do We Ever Learn? Liber Amoricum Commemorating Karel Jansen

Do We Ever Learn? Liber Amoricum Commemorating Karel Jansen, P. Van Bergeijk & A. Geen, eds., International Institute of Social Studies of Erasmus University, 2012
Number of pages: 66 Posted: 04 Jul 2012
Erasmus University - Institute of Social Studies (ISS), Institute of Social Studies, United Nations - Department of Economic and Social Affairs, University of Oxford - Department of Economics, Institute for Advanced Development Studies (INESAD), Institut Barcelona d'Estudis Internacionals - IBEI, affiliation not provided to SSRN, Erasmus University Rotterdam - International Institute of Social Studies, Institute of Social Studies (ISS), affiliation not provided to SSRN, International Institute of Social Studies, Erasmus University Rotterdam (EUR) - Institute of Social Studies (ISS), Erasmus University Rotterdam (EUR) - Faculty of Social Sciences and International Labour Organization (ILO) - Policy Integration Department
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Abstract:

development economics, monetary policy, financial crisis, Netherlands, Karel Jansen

Wages and Wage Growth in Poland: The Role of Foreign Direct Investment

The Economics of Transition, Vol. 10, pp. 1-27, 2002
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 10 Dec 2002
Andrzej Cieslik and Arjun S. Bedi
Warsaw University - Department of Economics and Erasmus University Rotterdam - International Institute of Social Studies
Downloads 15 (493,760)
Citation 3
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Abstract:

Wages and Wage Growth in Poland: The Role of Foreign Direct Investment

Economics of Transition, Vol. 10, No. 1, February 2002
Posted: 10 Jan 2002
Andrzej Cieslik and Arjun S. Bedi
Warsaw University - Department of Economics and Erasmus University Rotterdam - International Institute of Social Studies

Abstract:

Poland, Foreign Direct Investment, Wages, Wage Growth

21.

The Impact of Interest in School on Educational Success in Portugal

IZA Discussion Paper No. 5462
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 07 Feb 2011
Pedro Goulart and Arjun S. Bedi
affiliation not provided to SSRN and Erasmus University Rotterdam - International Institute of Social Studies
Downloads 13 (428,572)

Abstract:

schooling, Portugal, educational outcomes, interest in school

22.

Enrolment in Community-Based Health Insurance Schemes in Rural Bihar and Uttar Pradesh, India

Health Policy and Planning 2014;29:960–974. doi:10.1093/heapol/czt077,
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 25 Jul 2015
International Institute of Health Management Research, Public Health Foundation of India, Micro Insurance Academy (MIA) and Erasmus University Rotterdam - International Institute of Social Studies
Downloads 3 (464,961)

Abstract:

Community-based health insurance, health microinsurance, enrolment, rural India, self-help groups, Bihar, Uttar Pradesh

23.

Healthcare Seeking Behavior Among Self-Help Group Households in Rural Bihar and Uttar Pradesh, India

Raza, W. A., Van de Poel, E., Panda, P., Dror, D. M. and Bedi, A. (2015) ‘Healthcare seeking behaviour among self-help group households in rural Bihar and Uttar Pradesh, India’, BMC Health Services Research, 16(1). doi: 10.1186/s12913-015-1254-9.,
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 05 Sep 2015 Last Revised: 05 Jan 2016
BRAC, Erasmus University Rotterdam (EUR) - Erasmus School of Economics (ESE), International Institute of Health Management Research, Micro Insurance Academy (MIA) and Erasmus University Rotterdam - International Institute of Social Studies
Downloads 1 (470,097)

Abstract:

Healthcare seeking behavior; Non-degree allopathic providers; Community-based Health Insurance schemes; Self-help group; India

24.

Skills Training and Employment Outcomes in Rural Bihar

IZA Discussion Paper No. 10902
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 31 Aug 2017
Bhaskar Chakravorty and Arjun S. Bedi
Erasmus University Rotterdam (EUR) and Erasmus University Rotterdam - International Institute of Social Studies
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Abstract:

India, Bihar, skills training, youth unemployment

25.

Returns to Islamic Microfinance: Evidence from a Randomized Experiment in Pakistan

IZA Discussion Paper No. 10965
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 31 Aug 2017
- Maazullah and Arjun S. Bedi
Erasmus University Rotterdam (EUR) - Institute of Social Studies (ISS) and Erasmus University Rotterdam - International Institute of Social Studies
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Abstract:

returns to capital, microfinance, microenterprises, randomized experiment, Akhuwat microfinance

26.

The Joint Effects of a Health Insurance and a Public Works Scheme in Rural Ethiopia

IZA Discussion Paper No. 10939
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 31 Aug 2017
Erasmus University Rotterdam (EUR) - Institute of Social Studies (ISS), Deutsches Institut für Entwicklungspolitik (DIE) - German Development Institute (DIE), German Development Institute, Addis Ababa University and Erasmus University Rotterdam - International Institute of Social Studies
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Abstract:

Ethiopia, Productive Safety Net Program, Community Based Health Insurance Scheme, joint effect

27.

Social Insurance Reform and Labor Market Outcomes in Sub-Saharan Africa: Evidence from Ethiopia

IZA Discussion Paper No. 10903
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 31 Aug 2017
Erasmus University Rotterdam (EUR) - Institute of Social Studies (ISS), Erasmus University Rotterdam - International Institute of Social Studies, Göteborg University and Addis Ababa University
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Abstract:

social insurance, pension reform, labor markets, Ethiopia

28.

Intuitive Cooperation and Punishment in the Field

IZA Discussion Paper No. 9871
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 25 Apr 2016
Luis Artavia-Mora, Arjun S. Bedi and Matthias Rieger
Erasmus University Rotterdam (EUR) - Institute of Social Studies (ISS), Erasmus University Rotterdam - International Institute of Social Studies and Erasmus University Rotterdam (EUR) - Institute of Social Studies (ISS)
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Abstract:

cooperation, punishment, response time, dual-process of cognition, natural field experiment

29.

Uptake of Health Insurance and the Productive Safety Net Program in Rural Ethiopia

IZA Discussion Paper No. 9833
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 04 Apr 2016
Erasmus University Rotterdam (EUR) - Institute of Social Studies (ISS), Erasmus University Rotterdam (EUR), Wageningen UR - Development Economics Group, Erasmus University Rotterdam (EUR), Addis Ababa University and Erasmus University Rotterdam - International Institute of Social Studies
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Abstract:

productive safety net program, active labor market program, Ethiopia, community based health insurance, uptake of health insurance

30.

Subjective Expectations of Medical Expenditures and Insurance in Rural Ethiopia

Tinbergen Institute Discussion Paper No. TI 2015-120/V
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 26 Oct 2015
Erasmus University Rotterdam (EUR), Erasmus University Rotterdam (EUR) - Erasmus School of Economics (ESE), Erasmus University Rotterdam (EUR), Addis Ababa University and Erasmus University Rotterdam - International Institute of Social Studies
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Abstract:

Subjective probability, medical expenditure, out-of-pocket payments, adverse selection, health insurance, Ethiopia

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Gender Pay Differentials During the Transition in Poland

Economics of Transition, Vol. 11, No. 4, December 2003
Posted: 09 Jun 2004
Vera A. Adamchik and Arjun S. Bedi
University of Houston - Victoria - School of Business Administration and Erasmus University Rotterdam - International Institute of Social Studies

Abstract: