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First Name: Maitreesh
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Last Name: Ghatak
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RePEc Short-ID: pgh108

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Economics Department
London School of Economics (LSE)
Location: London, United Kingdom
Homepage: http://econ.lse.ac.uk/
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Phone: +44 (0)20 7955 7545
Fax: +44 (0)20 7831 1840
Postal: Houghton Street, London WC2A 2AE
Handle: RePEc:edi:edlseuk (more details at EDIRC)

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  1. Maitreesh Ghatak in Wikipedia (German)
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Works

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Working papers

  1. Erlend Berg & Maitreesh Ghatak & R Manjula & D Rajasekhar & Sanchari Roy, 2013. "Motivating Knowledge Agents: Can Incentive Pay Overcome Social Distance?," STICERD - Economic Organisation and Public Policy Discussion Papers Series 42, Suntory and Toyota International Centres for Economics and Related Disciplines, LSE.
  2. Maitreesh Ghatak & Parikshit Ghosh, 2012. "Can the Bill Bring Desired Outcomes?," Working Papers id:4691, eSocialSciences.
  3. de Quidt, Jonathan & Fetzer, Thiemo & Ghatak, Maitreesh, 2012. "Market Structure and Borrower Welfare in Microfinance," CEPR Discussion Papers 9165, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers.
  4. Aney, Madhav & Ghatak, Maitreesh & Morelli, Massimo, 2011. "Can Market Failure Cause Political Failure," CEPR Discussion Papers 8533, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers.
  5. Ghatak, Maitreesh & Karaivanov, Alexander, 2011. "Contractual Structure and Endogenous Matching in Partnerships," CEPR Discussion Papers 8298, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers.
  6. Bonfatti, Roberto & Ghatak, Maitreesh, 2011. "Trade and the Skill Premium Puzzle with Capital Market Imperfections," CEPR Discussion Papers 8286, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers.
  7. Erlend Berg & Maitreesh Ghatak & R Manjula & D Rajasekhar & Sanchari Roy, 2011. "Implementing Health Insurance For The Poor: The Rollout Of Rsby In Karnataka," STICERD - Economic Organisation and Public Policy Discussion Papers Series 025, Suntory and Toyota International Centres for Economics and Related Disciplines, LSE.
  8. Maitreesh Ghatak & Parikshit Ghosh, 2011. "The Land Acquisition Bill-- A Critique and a Proposal," Working papers 204, Centre for Development Economics, Delhi School of Economics.
  9. Besley, Timothy J. & Ghatak, Maitreesh, 2011. "Taxation and Regulation of Bonus Pay," CEPR Discussion Papers 8532, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers.
  10. Dilip Mookherjee & Maitreesh Ghatak, 2010. "Land Acquisition for Industrialization and Compensation of Displaced Farmers," Boston University - Department of Economics - Working Papers Series WP2010-039, Boston University - Department of Economics.
  11. Greg Fischer & Maitreesh Ghatak, 2010. "Repayment Frequency in Microfinance Contracts with Present-Biased Borrowers," STICERD - Economic Organisation and Public Policy Discussion Papers Series 021, Suntory and Toyota International Centres for Economics and Related Disciplines, LSE.
  12. Timothy Besley & Maitreesh Ghatak, 2009. "Property Rights and EconomicDevelopment," STICERD - Economic Organisation and Public Policy Discussion Papers Series 006, Suntory and Toyota International Centres for Economics and Related Disciplines, LSE.
  13. Maitreesh Ghatak & Hannes Mueller, 2009. "Thanks for Nothing? Not-for-Profits and Motivated Agents," STICERD - Economic Organisation and Public Policy Discussion Papers Series 014, Suntory and Toyota International Centres for Economics and Related Disciplines, LSE.
  14. Esther Duflo & Abhijit Banerjee & Maitreesh Ghatak & Jeanne Lafortune, 2009. "Marry for What? Caste and Mate Selection in Modern India," Working Papers id:2144, eSocialSciences.
  15. Besley, Timothy J. & Ghatak, Maitreesh, 2009. "The de Soto Effect," CEPR Discussion Papers 7259, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers.
  16. Besley, Timothy J. & Ghatak, Maitreesh, 2004. "Competition and Incentives with Motivated Agents," CEPR Discussion Papers 4641, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers.
  17. Tim Besley & Maitreesh Ghatak, 2003. "Incentives, choice and accountability in the provision of public services," IFS Working Papers W03/08, Institute for Fiscal Studies.
  18. Abhijit Banerjee & Maitreesh Ghatak, 2003. "Eviction Threats and Investment Incentives," STICERD - Development Economics Papers - From 2008 this series has been superseded by Economic Organisation and Public Policy Discussion Papers 39, Suntory and Toyota International Centres for Economics and Related Disciplines, LSE.
  19. Maitreesh Ghatak & Massimo Morelli & Tomas Sjostrom, 2002. "Credit Rationing, Wealth Inequality, and Allocation of Talent," Economics Working Papers 0026, Institute for Advanced Study, School of Social Science.
  20. Ghatak, Maitreesh & Kali, Raja, 2002. "Financially Interlinked Business Groups," CEI Working Paper Series 2002-5, Center for Economic Institutions, Institute of Economic Research, Hitotsubashi University.
  21. Besley, Timothy J. & Ghatak, Maitreesh, 2001. "Government versus Private Ownership of Public Goods," CEPR Discussion Papers 2725, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers.
  22. Maitreesh Ghatak & Nien-Huei Jiang, 2000. "A Simple Model of Inequality, Occupational Choice, and Development," Vanderbilt University Department of Economics Working Papers 0007, Vanderbilt University Department of Economics.
  23. Ghatak, M. & Morelli, M. & Sjostrom, T., 2000. "Dynamic Incentives, Occupational Choice, and the American Dream," Papers 1-00-1, Pennsylvania State - Department of Economics.
  24. Pranab Bardhan & Maitreesh Ghatak, 2000. "Inequality, Market Imperfections, and Collective Action Problems," Public Economics 0004001, EconWPA.
  25. Timothy Besley & Maitreesh Ghatak, 1999. "Public-Private Partnership for the Provision of Public Goods: Theory and an Application to NGOs," STICERD - Development Economics Papers - From 2008 this series has been superseded by Economic Organisation and Public Policy Discussion Papers 17, Suntory and Toyota International Centres for Economics and Related Disciplines, LSE.
  26. Maitreesh Ghatak & Timothy W. Guinnane, 1998. "The Economics of Lending with Joint Liability: Theory and Practice," Discussion Papers 98-16, University of Copenhagen. Department of Economics.
  27. Abhijit Banerjee & Paul J. Gertler & Maitreesh Ghatak, 1998. "Empowerment and Efficiency: The Economics of Agrarian Reform," Working papers 98-22, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), Department of Economics.
  28. Maitreesh Ghatak & Massimo Morelli & Tomas Sjostrom, 1997. "General Equilibrium Incentives and the American Dream," Harvard Institute of Economic Research Working Papers 1812, Harvard - Institute of Economic Research.
  29. GHATAK, Maithreesh & MORELLI, Massimo & SJÖSTRÖM, Tomas, 1997. "Moral hazard and overlapping generations with endogenous occupational choice," CORE Discussion Papers 1997028, Université catholique de Louvain, Center for Operations Research and Econometrics (CORE).
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Articles

  1. Timothy Besley & Maitreesh Ghatak, 2013. "Bailouts and the Optimal Taxation of Bonus Pay," American Economic Review, American Economic Association, vol. 103(3), pages 163-67, May.
  2. Abhijit Banerjee & Esther Duflo & Maitreesh Ghatak & Jeanne Lafortune, 2013. "Marry for What? Caste and Mate Selection in Modern India," American Economic Journal: Microeconomics, American Economic Association, vol. 5(2), pages 33-72, May.
  3. Bonfatti, Roberto & Ghatak, Maitreesh, 2013. "Trade and the allocation of talent with capital market imperfections," Journal of International Economics, Elsevier, vol. 89(1), pages 187-201.
  4. Timothy J. Besley & Konrad B. Burchardi & Maitreesh Ghatak, 2012. "Incentives and the De Soto Effect," The Quarterly Journal of Economics, Oxford University Press, vol. 127(1), pages 237-282.
  5. Ghatak, Maitreesh & Mueller, Hannes, 2011. "Thanks for nothing? Not-for-profits and motivated agents," Journal of Public Economics, Elsevier, vol. 95(1-2), pages 94-105, February.
  6. Timothy Besley & Maitreesh Ghatak, 2008. "L'offre de services publics par les acteurs non gouvernementaux," Revue d’économie du développement, De Boeck Université, vol. 22(4), pages 89-108.
  7. Timothy Besley & Maitreesh Ghatak, 2008. "Status Incentives," American Economic Review, American Economic Association, vol. 98(2), pages 206-11, May.
  8. Besley, Timothy & Ghatak, Maitreesh, 2007. "Retailing public goods: The economics of corporate social responsibility," Journal of Public Economics, Elsevier, vol. 91(9), pages 1645-1663, September.
  9. Ghatak, Maitreesh & Morelli, Massimo & Sjostrom, Tomas, 2007. "Entrepreneurial talent, occupational choice, and trickle up policies," Journal of Economic Theory, Elsevier, vol. 137(1), pages 27-48, November.
  10. Bardhan, Pranab & Ghatak, Maitreesh & Karaivanov, Alexander, 2007. "Wealth inequality and collective action," Journal of Public Economics, Elsevier, vol. 91(9), pages 1843-1874, September.
  11. Maitreesh Ghatak & Sanchari Roy, 2007. "Land reform and agricultural productivity in India: a review of the evidence," Oxford Review of Economic Policy, Oxford University Press, vol. 23(2), pages 251-269, Summer.
  12. Timothy Besley & Maitreesh Ghatak, 2006. "Sorting with Motivated Agents: Implications for School Competition and Teacher Incentives," Journal of the European Economic Association, MIT Press, vol. 4(2-3), pages 404-414, 04-05.
  13. Andrabi, Tahir & Ghatak, Maitreesh & Khwaja, Asim Ijaz, 2006. "Subcontractors for tractors: Theory and evidence on flexible specialization, supplier selection, and contracting," Journal of Development Economics, Elsevier, vol. 79(2), pages 273-302, April.
  14. Timothy Besley & Maitreesh Ghatak, 2005. "Competition and Incentives with Motivated Agents," American Economic Review, American Economic Association, vol. 95(3), pages 616-636, June.
  15. Shubhashis Gangopadhyay & Maitreesh Ghatak & Robert Lensink, 2005. "Joint Liability Lending and the Peer Selection Effect," Economic Journal, Royal Economic Society, vol. 115(506), pages 1005-1015, October.
  16. Abhijit V. Banerjee & Maitreesh Ghatak, 2005. "Symposium on Institutions and economic performance," The Economics of Transition, The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development, vol. 13(3), pages 421-425, 07.
  17. Banerjee, Abhijit V. & Ghatak, Maitreesh, 2004. "Eviction threats and investment incentives," Journal of Development Economics, Elsevier, vol. 74(2), pages 469-488, August.
  18. Assuncao, Juliano J. & Ghatak, Maitreesh, 2003. "Can unobserved heterogeneity in farmer ability explain the inverse relationship between farm size and productivity," Economics Letters, Elsevier, vol. 80(2), pages 189-194, August.
  19. Timothy Besley & Maitreesh Ghatak, 2003. "Incentives, Choice, and Accountability in the Provision of Public Services," Oxford Review of Economic Policy, Oxford University Press, vol. 19(2), pages 235-249, Summer.
  20. Ghatak, Maitreesh, 2002. "Erratum to "The economics of lending with joint liability: theory and practice" [J. Devel. Econ. 60 (1999) 195-228," Journal of Development Economics, Elsevier, vol. 69(1), pages 305-306, October.
  21. Ghatak, Maitreesh & Nien-Huei Jiang, Neville, 2002. "A simple model of inequality, occupational choice, and development," Journal of Development Economics, Elsevier, vol. 69(1), pages 205-226, October.
  22. Abhijit V. Banerjee & Paul J. Gertler & Maitreesh Ghatak, 2002. "Empowerment and Efficiency: Tenancy Reform in West Bengal," Journal of Political Economy, University of Chicago Press, vol. 110(2), pages 239-280, April.
  23. Maitreesh Ghatak & Raja Kali, 2001. "Financially Interlinked Business Groups," Journal of Economics & Management Strategy, Wiley Blackwell, vol. 10(4), pages 591-619, December.
  24. Ghatak, Maitreesh & Morelli, Massimo & Sjostrom, Tomas, 2001. "Occupational Choice and Dynamic Incentives," Review of Economic Studies, Wiley Blackwell, vol. 68(4), pages 781-810, October.
  25. Timothy Besley & Maitreesh Ghatak, 2001. "Government Versus Private Ownership Of Public Goods," The Quarterly Journal of Economics, MIT Press, vol. 116(4), pages 1343-1372, November.
  26. Ghatak, Maitreesh & Pandey, Priyanka, 2000. "Contract choice in agriculture with joint moral hazard in effort and risk," Journal of Development Economics, Elsevier, vol. 63(2), pages 303-326, December.
  27. Ghatak, Maitreesh, 2000. "Screening by the Company You Keep: Joint Liability Lending and the Peer Selection Effect," Economic Journal, Royal Economic Society, vol. 110(465), pages 601-31, July.
  28. Ghatak, Maitreesh, 1999. "Group lending, local information and peer selection," Journal of Development Economics, Elsevier, vol. 60(1), pages 27-50, October.
  29. Ghatak, Maitreesh & Guinnane, Timothy W., 1999. "The economics of lending with joint liability: theory and practice," Journal of Development Economics, Elsevier, vol. 60(1), pages 195-228, October.
  30. Timothy Besley & Maitreesh Ghatak, 0. "Reforming Public Service Delivery-super- 1," Journal of African Economies, Centre for the Study of African Economies (CSAE), vol. 16(suppl_1), pages -156.

NEP Fields

33 papers by this author were announced in NEP, and specifically in the following field reports (number of papers):
  1. NEP-ACC: Accounting & Auditing (2) 2011-08-09 2011-08-22
  2. NEP-AGR: Agricultural Economics (4) 2003-11-23 2011-09-16 2013-03-09 2013-03-09
  3. NEP-BAN: Banking (2) 2012-10-20 2013-03-09
  4. NEP-BEC: Business Economics (3) 2011-03-19 2011-07-21 2011-08-22
  5. NEP-CDM: Collective Decision-Making (3) 2000-01-17 2003-07-10 2011-08-22
  6. NEP-CMP: Computational Economics (1) 2013-03-09
  7. NEP-COM: Industrial Competition (1) 2005-02-13
  8. NEP-CTA: Contract Theory & Applications (6) 2011-03-19 2011-07-21 2013-03-09 2013-04-13 2013-04-27 2013-06-09. Author is listed
  9. NEP-DEM: Demographic Economics (1) 2012-07-14
  10. NEP-DEV: Development (8) 2009-04-05 2009-05-16 2009-05-30 2009-08-08 2009-09-19 2011-02-26 2011-02-26 2012-07-14. Author is listed
  11. NEP-DGE: Dynamic General Equilibrium (1) 2011-02-26
  12. NEP-EXP: Experimental Economics (3) 2013-04-13 2013-04-27 2013-06-09
  13. NEP-FMK: Financial Markets (1) 2013-03-09
  14. NEP-HAP: Economics of Happiness (1) 2009-05-30
  15. NEP-HEA: Health Economics (1) 2011-07-21
  16. NEP-HIS: Business, Economic & Financial History (1) 2009-09-19
  17. NEP-HRM: Human Capital & Human Resource Management (5) 2011-08-09 2011-08-22 2013-04-13 2013-04-27 2013-06-09. Author is listed
  18. NEP-IAS: Insurance Economics (1) 2011-07-21
  19. NEP-INT: International Trade (2) 2011-02-26 2011-03-19
  20. NEP-IPR: Intellectual Property Rights (1) 2009-09-19
  21. NEP-LAB: Labour Economics (4) 2011-02-26 2011-03-19 2011-03-19 2011-08-22
  22. NEP-LAW: Law & Economics (2) 2009-04-05 2009-09-19
  23. NEP-LTV: Unemployment, Inequality & Poverty (2) 2009-05-30 2009-09-19
  24. NEP-MFD: Microfinance (5) 2003-11-23 2011-02-26 2011-07-21 2012-10-20 2013-03-09. Author is listed
  25. NEP-MIC: Microeconomics (3) 2000-01-17 2005-02-13 2011-07-21
  26. NEP-PKE: Post Keynesian Economics (1) 2009-04-05
  27. NEP-POL: Positive Political Economics (4) 2000-01-17 2011-08-22 2011-12-19 2013-03-09
  28. NEP-PUB: Public Finance (1) 2000-01-17
  29. NEP-REG: Regulation (2) 2011-08-09 2011-08-22
  30. NEP-SEA: South East Asia (1) 2013-03-09
  31. NEP-SOC: Social Norms & Social Capital (2) 2009-05-16 2009-08-08
  32. NEP-URE: Urban & Real Estate Economics (2) 2013-04-27 2013-06-09

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