Dr. Atika PashaResearch Interests
G2E (Growth to Empowerment)
Pathways for shared prosperity: to study the different possible transmission channels from growth to women's economic empowerment and derive hypotheses for subsequent research.
Project of the GrOW initiative, funded by the UK's Department for International Development, the Hewlett Foundation and the International Development Research Centre
Alternative Poverty Measures
Joint project with the Oxford Poverty and Human Development Initiative to determine the nature of multidimensional poverty and analyze its measurement
Funder: German Ministry of Economic Cooperation and Development
Apr 2012 - Jul 2016
PhD (Economics), Georg-August Universität, Göttingen, Germany
Thesis: Multidimensional Perspectives on Poverty
Supervisors: Prof. Stephan Klasen, Prof. Dr. Holger Strulik, Associate Prof. Jenny Aker
Jul 2009 - Sept 2011
Masters of Arts (Economics), Gokhale Institute of Politics and Economics, Pune, India
Thesis: "Evaluating Poverty Lines with emphasis on the Indian Poverty Line- a critical analysis."
Jul 2006 - May 2009
Bachelors of Arts in Economics (Honours), Kamala Nehru College, University of Delhi, Delhi, India
Apr 1991- Mar 2006
Higher Secondary School (Distinction), Carmel Convent School, New Delhi, India
Conferences and Workshops
Member of the Research Training Group 1723 'Globalization and Development'
Funder: German Research Foundation
Period: 2012-2016 (Phd researcher)
2016-2017 (Post-doctoral researcher)