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First Name: Rohini
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Last Name: Somanathan
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RePEc Short-ID: pso127

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Department of Economics
Delhi School of Economics
University of Delhi
Location: Delhi, India
Homepage: http://www.econdse.org/
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Phone: 91-11-2766-6533
Fax: +91-11-7667159
Postal: Delhi 110 007
Handle: RePEc:edi:deudein (more details at EDIRC)

Works

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Working papers

  1. Ingvild Almås & Anders Kjelsrud & Rohini Somanathan, 2013. "A Behaviour-based Approach to the Estimation of Poverty in India," CESifo Working Paper Series 4122, CESifo Group Munich.
  2. Jean-Marie Baland & Lata Gangadharan & Pushkar Maitra & Rohini Somanathan, 2013. "Repayment and Exclusion in a Microfinance Experiment," Development Research Unit Working Paper Series 12-13, Monash University, Department of Economics.
  3. Nzinga H. Broussard & Stefan Dercon & Rohini Somanathan, 2012. "Aid And Agency In Africa Explaining Food Disbursements Across Ethiopian Households, 1994-2004," Working papers 208, Centre for Development Economics, Delhi School of Economics.
  4. Sanghamitra Das & Kala M. Krishna & Sergey Lychagin & Rohini Somanathan, 2011. "Lifting the Veil: The Face of TFP in an Indian Rail Mill," CESifo Working Paper Series 3515, CESifo Group Munich.
  5. Jean-Marie Baland & Rohini Somanathan & Lore Vandewalle, 2011. "Socially Disadvantaged Groups and Microfinance in India," Working Papers 1117, University of Namur, Department of Economics.
  6. Jean-Marie Baland & Rohini Somanathan & Zaki Wahhaj, 2010. "Repayment Incentives And The Distribution Of Gains From Group Lending," Working papers 192, Centre for Development Economics, Delhi School of Economics.
  7. Sanghamitra Das & Kala Krishna & Sergey Lychagin & Rohini Somanathan, 2010. "Back on the Rails: Competition and Productivity in State-owned Industry," NBER Working Papers 15976, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.
  8. Rohini Somanathan & Siva Athreya, 2010. "Quantifying Spatial Mislocation in Centrally Provided Public Goods," Working Papers id:2890, eSocialSciences.
  9. Hemanshu Kumar & Rohini Somanathan, 2009. "Mapping Indian Districts Across Census Years, 1971-2001," Working papers 176, Centre for Development Economics, Delhi School of Economics.
  10. Anil B. Deolalikar & Rana Hasan & Rohini Somanathan, 2009. "Public Goods Access And Juvenile Sex Ratios In Rural India: Evidence From The 1991 And 2001 Village Census Data," Working Papers 200911, University of California at Riverside, Department of Economics, revised Sep 2009.
  11. Rohini Somanathan & Rajiv Sethi, 2009. "Racial Inequality and Segregation Measures: Some Evidence from the 2000 Census," Working Papers id:2104, eSocialSciences.
  12. Rohini Somanathan, 2008. "The Demand for Disadvantage," Working papers 169, Centre for Development Economics, Delhi School of Economics.
  13. Abhijit Banerjee & Lakshmi Iyer & Rohini Somanathan, 2007. "Public Action for Public Goods," NBER Working Papers 12911, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.
  14. Isha Dewan & Rohini Somanathan, 2007. "Poverty targeting in public programs: A comparison of some nonparametric tests and their application to Indian microfinance," Working papers 154, Centre for Development Economics, Delhi School of Economics.
  15. Berman, Eli & Somanathan, Rohini & Tan, Hong W., 2005. "Is skill-biased technological change here yet ? Evidence from Indian manufacturing in the 1990," Policy Research Working Paper Series 3761, The World Bank.
  16. Abhijit Banerjee & Rohini Somanathan, 2004. "The political economy of public goods: Some evidence from India," Indian Statistical Institute, Planning Unit, New Delhi Discussion Papers 04-17, Indian Statistical Institute, New Delhi, India.
  17. Isha Dewan & Rohini Somanathan, 2004. "Poverty targeting in public programs: A comparison of alternative nonparametric methods," Indian Statistical Institute, Planning Unit, New Delhi Discussion Papers 04-16, Indian Statistical Institute, New Delhi, India.
  18. Siva Athreya & Rohini Somanathan, 2004. "Quantifying spatial misallocaton in centrally provided public goods," Indian Statistical Institute, Planning Unit, New Delhi Discussion Papers 04-07, Indian Statistical Institute, New Delhi, India.
  19. Nowook Park & Rohini Somanathan, 2004. "Patronage in public administration: Presidential connections, position assignments and the performance of Korean public prosecutors, 1992-2000," Indian Statistical Institute, Planning Unit, New Delhi Discussion Papers 04-02, Indian Statistical Institute, New Delhi, India.
  20. Rohini Somanathan & Isha Dewan, 2003. "Identifying targeting with nonparametric methods: An application to an Indian microfinance program," Indian Statistical Institute, Planning Unit, New Delhi Discussion Papers 03-11, Indian Statistical Institute, New Delhi, India.
  21. Rajiv Sethi & Rohini Somanathan, 2001. "Racial Income Disparities and the Measurement of Segregation," Urban/Regional 0107001, EconWPA.
  22. Rajiv Sethi & Rohini Somanathan, 2001. "Inequality and Segregation," Microeconomics 0108005, EconWPA.

Articles

  1. Broussard, Nzinga H. & Dercon, Stefan & Somanathan, Rohini, 2014. "Aid and agency in Africa: Explaining food disbursements across Ethiopian households, 1994–2004," Journal of Development Economics, Elsevier, vol. 108(C), pages 128-137.
  2. Sanghamitra Das & Kala Krishna & Sergey Lychagin & Rohini Somanathan, 2013. "Back on the Rails: Competition and Productivity in State-Owned Industry," American Economic Journal: Applied Economics, American Economic Association, vol. 5(1), pages 136-62, January.
  3. Baland, Jean-Marie & Somanathan, Rohini & Wahhaj, Zaki, 2013. "Repayment incentives and the distribution of gains from group lending," Journal of Development Economics, Elsevier, vol. 105(C), pages 131-139.
  4. Dewan, Isha & Somanathan, Rohini, 2011. "The application of nonparametric tests to poverty targeting," Economics Letters, Elsevier, vol. 113(1), pages 58-61, October.
  5. Rajiv Sethi & Rohini Somanathan, 2009. "Racial Inequality and Segregation Measures: Some Evidence from the 2000 Census," The Review of Black Political Economy, Springer, vol. 36(2), pages 79-91, June.
  6. Rohini Somanathan, 2008. "Social Science Knowledge and Economic Development: An Institutional Design Perspective," American Journal of Agricultural Economics, Agricultural and Applied Economics Association, vol. 90(2), pages 574-576.
  7. Athreya, Siva & Somanathan, Rohini, 2008. "Quantifying spatial misallocation in centrally provided public goods," Economics Letters, Elsevier, vol. 98(2), pages 201-206, February.
  8. Jean-Marie Baland & Rohini Somanathan & Lore Vandewalle, 2007. "Microfinance Lifespans: A Study of Attrition and Exclusion in Self-Help Groups in India," India Policy Forum, Global Economy and Development Program, The Brookings Institution, vol. 4(1), pages 159-210.
  9. Banerjee, Abhijit & Somanathan, Rohini, 2007. "The political economy of public goods: Some evidence from India," Journal of Development Economics, Elsevier, vol. 82(2), pages 287-314, March.
  10. Abhijit Banerjee & Lakshmi Iyer & Rohini Somanathan, 2005. "History, Social Divisions, and Public Goods in Rural India," Journal of the European Economic Association, MIT Press, vol. 3(2-3), pages 639-647, 04/05.
  11. Eli BERMAN & Rohini SOMANATHAN & Rohini SOMANATHAN, 2005. "Is Skill Biased Technological Change Here Yet? Evidence from India Manufacturing in the 1990’s," Annales d'Economie et de Statistique, ENSAE, issue 79-80, pages 299-321.
  12. Rajiv Sethi & Rohini Somanathan, 2004. "Inequality and Segregation," Journal of Political Economy, University of Chicago Press, vol. 112(6), pages 1296-1321, December.
  13. Abhijit Banerjee & Rohini Somanathan, 2001. "A Simple Model Of Voice," The Quarterly Journal of Economics, MIT Press, vol. 116(1), pages 189-227, February.
  14. Somanathan, Rohini, 1998. "School heterogeneity, human capital accumulation, and standards," Journal of Public Economics, Elsevier, vol. 67(3), pages 369-397, March.

Chapters

  1. Eli Berman & Rohini Somanathan & Hong W. Tan, 2010. "Is Skill Biased Technological Change Here Yet? Evidence from India Manufacturing in the 1990s," NBER Chapters, in: Contributions in Memory of Zvi Griliches, pages 299-321 National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.
  2. Banerjee, Abhijit & Iyer, Lakshmi & Somanathan, Rohini, 2008. "Public Action for Public Goods," Handbook of Development Economics, Elsevier.

NEP Fields

26 papers by this author were announced in NEP, and specifically in the following field reports (number of papers):
  1. NEP-AGR: Agricultural Economics (3) 2012-02-01 2012-03-28 2013-03-02
  2. NEP-BAN: Banking (2) 2011-02-19 2011-12-19
  3. NEP-CIS: Confederation of Independent States (1) 2011-02-19
  4. NEP-CMP: Computational Economics (1) 2006-10-07
  5. NEP-CTA: Contract Theory & Applications (1) 2011-02-19
  6. NEP-DEV: Development (8) 2005-12-14 2007-02-24 2007-03-10 2007-06-02 2010-04-17 2011-12-19 2012-02-01 2012-03-28. Author is listed
  7. NEP-EFF: Efficiency & Productivity (1) 2010-05-02
  8. NEP-EXP: Experimental Economics (1) 2013-05-19
  9. NEP-GEO: Economic Geography (1) 2006-10-07
  10. NEP-HRM: Human Capital & Human Resource Management (1) 2005-12-14
  11. NEP-INO: Innovation (1) 2005-12-14
  12. NEP-LAB: Labour Economics (1) 2001-07-23
  13. NEP-LTV: Unemployment, Inequality & Poverty (2) 2001-07-23 2001-09-10
  14. NEP-MFD: Microfinance (6) 2001-09-10 2004-06-02 2007-06-02 2011-02-19 2011-12-19 2013-05-19. Author is listed
  15. NEP-PBE: Public Economics (7) 2004-06-02 2006-10-07 2007-02-24 2007-03-10 2007-06-02 2010-04-17 2010-10-09. Author is listed
  16. NEP-POL: Positive Political Economics (3) 2004-09-30 2007-02-24 2009-05-23
  17. NEP-PUB: Public Finance (1) 2007-03-10
  18. NEP-SEA: South East Asia (1) 2007-06-02
  19. NEP-URE: Urban & Real Estate Economics (4) 2004-06-02 2004-06-02 2009-07-11 2010-10-09

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