Rahul Lahoti

Publications:

Peer-reviewed Articles:

  • Aadhar Linked Direct Benefit Transfers for LPG: A "Phenomenal" Success?, forthcoming in Economic & Political Weekly.

  • The Global Consumption and Income Project (GCIP): An Overview, Journal of Globalization and Development, 7(1): 61-108, 2016 (with Arjun Jayadev and Sanjay Reddy).

  • International Income Poverty Measurement: Which Way Now?, Journal of Economic Inequality, 14(2): 199-225, 2016 (with Stephan Klasen, Tatyana Krivobokova, Friederike Greb, Syamsul Hidayat Pasaribu & Manuel Wiesenfarth).

  • $1.90 Per Day: What Does it Say? New Left Review 97, 2016 (with Sanjay Reddy).

  • Not in her Name, Economic and Political Weekly, 51(5), 2016 (with Hema Swaminathan and Suchitra J Y).

  • Economic Development and Female Labor Force Participation in India, Feminist Economist, 22(2): 168-195, 2016 (with Hema Swaminathan).

  • Moving from Household to Individual: Multidimensional Poverty Analysis, World Development 59: 70-81, 2014 (with Ramya Vijaya and Hema Swaminathan) [Working Paper Version].

  • A Rejoinder on LPG Subsidies, Economic & Political Weekly 48(1), 2013 (with Suchitra J.Y. and Prodyumna Goutam).

  • Subsidies for Whom? The Case of LPG in India, Economic & Political Weekly 47(44): 17, 2012 (with Suchitra J.Y. and Prodyumna Goutam).

  • Gender asset and Wealth Gaps: Evidence from Karnataka, . Economic and Political Weekly. 47(35), 2012 (with Hema Swaminathan and Suchitra J.Y.).

    Book Chapters:

  • The Middle Muddle: Conceptualizing and Measuring the Global Middle Class, forthcoming in book to be published in Honor of Joseph Stiglitz`s 75th Birthday (with Arjun Jayadev and Sanjay Reddy).

    Working Papers:

  • Are Educated Leaders Better for Education? Evidence from India, November, 2016 (with Soham Sahoo).

  • How Serious is the Neglect of Intra-Household Inequality in Multi-dimensional Poverty Measures?, Courant Research Center: Poverty, Equity and Growth, March, 2016 (with Stephan Klasen).

  • Inequality - Worldwide Trends and Current Debates?, Courant Research Center: Poverty, Equity and Growth, 2016 (with Stephan Klasen, Sebastian Vollmer, Sophie Ocmann and Nathalie Scholl).

  • Who Got What, Then and Now? A Fifty Year Overview from the Global Consumption and Income Project, Initiative for Policy Dialogue, May, 2015 (with Arjun Jayadev and Sanjay Reddy).

  • Measuring Personal Wealth in Developing Countries: Interviewing Men and Women about Asset Values, The Gender Asset Gap Project Working Paper Series, November, 2013 (with Gender Asset Gap Team).

  • Individual Property Rights and Bargaining Outcomes: Evidence from Intra-Household Asset Data, Indian Institute of Management Working Paper Series, 2012 (with Hema Swaminathan and Suchitra J.Y.).

  • Women's Property, Mobility and Decision Making: Evidence from Rural Karnataka, India, IFPRI Discussion Paper. No. 01188 (with Hema Swaminathan and Suchitra J.Y.).

  • Individual Asset Holding Patterns: District Level Estimates from Karnataka, The Gender Asset Gap Project Working Paper Series, 2011 (with Hema Swaminathan and Suchitra J.Y.).

    Reports:

  • Karnataka Household Asset Survey: Measuring the gender asset gap, (2011). Bangalore: Indian Institute of Management Bangalore (with Hema Swaminathan and Suchitra J.Y.).

  • The gender asset and wealth gaps: evidence from Ecuador, Ghana and Karnataka, India, (2011) (with Gender Asset Gap Team).

  • `Compendium on Best Practices in Reducing Hunger and Food Insecurity´, background paper for Beyond the Midpoint: Accelerating Support for MDG Achievements, Bureau for Development Policy, UNDP, New York, 2009.

    Policy Articles:

  • How Serious is the Neglect of Intra-household inequality in poverty measures in India? Ideas for India, 2016 (with Stephan Klasen).

  • Rightfully Hers, India Together, 2012 (with Hema Swaminathan and Suchitra J.Y.).

  • Right to Food Act: essential but inadequate, The Hindu, 2009 (with Sanjay Reddy).

    Blog Posts:

  • $1.90 Per Day: What Does it Say? (with Sanjay Reddy on Oct 6th, 2015)

  • Is Devil in the Details? Estimating Global Poverty (with Sanjay Reddy on Oct 3rd, 2015)

    Teaching Experience:

  • University of Goettingen (for Master´s students)
    Designed and taught Advanced Stata (Winter 2015, Summer 2016, Winter 2016)
    Teaching Assistant for Development Economics I (Winter 2015),
    Development Economics II (Summer 2015),
    Panel Data Econometrics (Summer 2016)

  • Columbia University (for Master´s students at SIPA)
    Teaching Assistant for Macroeconomics & Policy Analysis (Winter 2007),
    Microeconomics & Policy Analysis (Summer 2008)

  • University Of California, San Diego (for Bachelor´s students)
    Teaching Assistant for Computer Architecture (Summer 2002)


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