Advanced Search
MyIDEAS: Login to follow this author

E. Somanathan

Contents:

This is information that was supplied by E. Somanathan in registering through RePEc. If you are E. Somanathan , you may change this information at the RePEc Author Service. Or if you are not registered and would like to be listed as well, register at the RePEc Author Service. When you register or update your RePEc registration, you may identify the papers and articles you have authored.

Personal Details

First Name: E.
Middle Name:
Last Name: Somanathan
Suffix:

RePEc Short-ID: pso71

Email: [This author has chosen not to make the email address public]
Homepage: http://www.isid.ac.in/~som/
Postal Address:
Phone:

Affiliation

Planning Unit
Indian Statistical Institute
Location: New Delhi, India
Homepage: http://www.isid.ac.in/~planning/
Email:
Phone: (91) (11) 651 4594
Fax: (91) (11) 685 6779
Postal: 7, S. J. S. Sansanwal Marg, New Delhi - 110016
Handle: RePEc:edi:puisiin (more details at EDIRC)

Lists

This author is featured on the following reading lists, publication compilations or Wikipedia entries:
  1. Bangladesh related Economists

Works

as in new window

Working papers

  1. E Somanathan, 2012. "Are Embankments a Good Flood-­-Control Strategy? A Case Study of the Kosi River," Working Papers id:5071, eSocialSciences.
  2. Sujoy Chakravarty & Carine Sebi & E. Somanathan & E. Theophilus, 2011. "Voluntary Contribution in the Field: An Experiment in the Indian Himalayas," Working Papers id:3490, eSocialSciences.
  3. Arka Roy Chaudhuri & E. Somanathan, 2011. "Cash transfers to individuals based on biometric identification are feasible and will bring large gains to the economically insecure," Indian Statistical Institute, Planning Unit, New Delhi Discussion Papers 11-04, Indian Statistical Institute, New Delhi, India.
  4. Ashokankur Datta & E. Somanathan, 2010. "Climate policy and innovation in the absence of commitment," Indian Statistical Institute, Planning Unit, New Delhi Discussion Papers 10-09, Indian Statistical Institute, New Delhi, India.
  5. E. Somanathan, 2010. "Effects of information on environmental quality in developing countries," Indian Statistical Institute, Planning Unit, New Delhi Discussion Papers 10-04, Indian Statistical Institute, New Delhi, India.
  6. Sujoy Chakravarty & Carine Sebi & E. Somanathan & Emmanuel Theophilus, 2010. "The Demographics of cooperation: Evidence from a field experiment in the Gori-Ganga Basin," Indian Statistical Institute, Planning Unit, New Delhi Discussion Papers 10-07, Indian Statistical Institute, New Delhi, India.
  7. Sujoy Chakravarty & E. Somanathan, 2008. "Discrimination in an elite labour market? Job placements at the Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad," Indian Statistical Institute, Planning Unit, New Delhi Discussion Papers 08-01, Indian Statistical Institute, New Delhi, India.
  8. Jyotsna Jalan & E.Somanathan & Saraswata Chaudhuri, 2006. "Demand for Environmental Quality: Survey Evidence on Drinking Water in Urban India," Working Papers UWEC-2007-09, University of Washington, Department of Economics.
  9. E. Somanathan & R. Prabhakar & Bhupendra Singh Mehta, 2005. "Does decentralization work? Forest conservation in the Himalayas," Indian Statistical Institute, Planning Unit, New Delhi Discussion Papers 05-04, Indian Statistical Institute, New Delhi, India.
  10. Jyotsna Jalan & E.Somanathan, 2004. "Being informed matters: Experimental evidence on the demand for environmental quality," Indian Statistical Institute, Planning Unit, New Delhi Discussion Papers 04-08, Indian Statistical Institute, New Delhi, India.
  11. Rajiv Sethi & E. Somanathan, 2004. "Collective action in the commons: A theoretical framework for empirical research," Indian Statistical Institute, Planning Unit, New Delhi Discussion Papers 04-21, Indian Statistical Institute, New Delhi, India.
  12. Jyotsna Jalan & E.Somanathan & Saraswata Chaudhuri, 2003. "Awareness and the demand for environmental quality: Drinking water in urban India," Indian Statistical Institute, Planning Unit, New Delhi Discussion Papers 03-05, Indian Statistical Institute, New Delhi, India.
  13. E.Somanathan, 2003. "Valuing lives equally: Distributional weights for welfare analysis," Indian Statistical Institute, Planning Unit, New Delhi Discussion Papers 03-02, Indian Statistical Institute, New Delhi, India.
  14. E. Somanathan, 2002. "Inequality and environmental policy," Indian Statistical Institute, Planning Unit, New Delhi Discussion Papers 02-02, Indian Statistical Institute, New Delhi, India.
  15. E. Somanathan & R. Prabhakar & B.S. Mehta, 2002. "Collective action for forest conservation: Does heterogeneity matter?," Indian Statistical Institute, Planning Unit, New Delhi Discussion Papers 02-01, Indian Statistical Institute, New Delhi, India.
  16. Rajiv Sethi & E.Somanathan, 2002. "Understanding reciprocity," Indian Statistical Institute, Planning Unit, New Delhi Discussion Papers 02-05, Indian Statistical Institute, New Delhi, India.
  17. Rajiv Sethi & E. Somanathan, 2001. "Norm Compliance and Strong Reciprocity," Working Papers 01-09-048, Santa Fe Institute.
  18. Rajiv Sethi & E. Somanathan, 1999. "Preference Evolution and Reciprocity," Game Theory and Information 9903001, EconWPA, revised 12 Mar 1999.

    RePEc:snd:wpaper:63 is not listed on IDEAS
    RePEc:snd:wpaper:70 is not listed on IDEAS
    RePEc:snd:wpaper:41 is not listed on IDEAS
    RePEc:snd:wpaper:67 is not listed on IDEAS
    RePEc:snd:wpaper:52 is not listed on IDEAS
    RePEc:snd:wpaper:62 is not listed on IDEAS
    RePEc:snd:wpaper:56 is not listed on IDEAS
    RePEc:snd:wpaper:48 is not listed on IDEAS
    RePEc:snd:wpaper:50 is not listed on IDEAS
    RePEc:snd:wpaper:58 is not listed on IDEAS
    RePEc:snd:wpaper:46 is not listed on IDEAS
    RePEc:snd:wpaper:66 is not listed on IDEAS
    RePEc:snd:wpaper:72 is not listed on IDEAS
    RePEc:snd:wpaper:77 is not listed on IDEAS
    RePEc:snd:wpaper:68 is not listed on IDEAS
    RePEc:snd:wpaper:73 is not listed on IDEAS
    RePEc:snd:wpaper:45 is not listed on IDEAS

Articles

  1. Sujoy Chakravarty & Carine Sebi & E. Somanathan & Emmanuel Theophilus, 2013. "The Demographics of Cooperation: Evidence from a Field Experiment in the Gori-Ganga Basin," Journal of Economics and Management, College of Business, Feng Chia University, Taiwan, vol. 9(2), pages 231-269, July.
  2. E. Somanathan, 2010. "Book Review: Taming the Anarchy: Groundwater Governance in South Asia by Tushaar Shah," Indian Growth and Development Review, Emerald Group Publishing, vol. 3(1), pages 92-94, April.
  3. E. Somanathan, 2010. "Effects of Information on Environmental Quality in Developing Countries," Review of Environmental Economics and Policy, Association of Environmental and Resource Economists, vol. 4(2), pages 275-292, Summer.
  4. Jalan, Jyotsna & Somanathan, E. & Chaudhuri, Saraswata, 2009. "Awareness and the demand for environmental quality: survey evidence on drinking water in urban India," Environment and Development Economics, Cambridge University Press, vol. 14(06), pages 665-692, December.
  5. Jalan, Jyotsna & Somanathan, E., 2008. "The importance of being informed: Experimental evidence on demand for environmental quality," Journal of Development Economics, Elsevier, vol. 87(1), pages 14-28, August.
  6. E. Somanathan, 2007. "Asian Irrigation in Transition: Responding to Challenges," American Journal of Agricultural Economics, Agricultural and Applied Economics Association, vol. 89(4), pages 1122-1124.
  7. Somanathan, E., 2006. "Valuing lives equally: Distributional weights for welfare analysis," Economics Letters, Elsevier, vol. 90(1), pages 122-125, January.
  8. Sethi, Rajiv & Somanathan, E, 2006. "A Simple Model of Collective Action," Economic Development and Cultural Change, University of Chicago Press, vol. 54(3), pages 725-47, April.
  9. E. Somanathan, 2006. "Earthly Politics: Local and Global in Environmental Governance," American Journal of Agricultural Economics, Agricultural and Applied Economics Association, vol. 88(2), pages 520-522.
  10. Somanathan, E. & Rubin, Paul H., 2004. "The evolution of honesty," Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, Elsevier, vol. 54(1), pages 1-17, May.
  11. Sethi, Rajiv & Somanathan, E., 2004. "What can we learn from cultural group selection and co-evolutionary models?," Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, Elsevier, vol. 53(1), pages 105-108, January.
  12. Sethi, Rajiv & Somanathan, E., 2003. "Understanding reciprocity," Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, Elsevier, vol. 50(1), pages 1-27, January.
  13. E. Somanathan, 2002. "Can Growth Ease Class Conflict?," Economics and Politics, Wiley Blackwell, vol. 14(1), pages 65-81.
  14. Sethi, Rajiv & Somanathan, E., 2001. "Preference Evolution and Reciprocity," Journal of Economic Theory, Elsevier, vol. 97(2), pages 273-297, April.
  15. Paul H. Rubin & E. Somanathan, 1999. "Humans as factors of production: an evolutionary analysis," Managerial and Decision Economics, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., vol. 19(7-8), pages 441-455.
  16. Somanathan, E., 1997. "Evolutionary Stability of Pure-Strategy Equilibria in Finite Games," Games and Economic Behavior, Elsevier, vol. 21(1-2), pages 253-265, October.
  17. Sethi, Rajiv & Somanathan, E, 1996. "The Evolution of Social Norms in Common Property Resource Use," American Economic Review, American Economic Association, vol. 86(4), pages 766-88, September.

NEP Fields

11 papers by this author were announced in NEP, and specifically in the following field reports (number of papers):
  1. NEP-AGR: Agricultural Economics (1) 2012-11-03
  2. NEP-CBE: Cognitive & Behavioural Economics (1) 2011-02-05
  3. NEP-CWA: Central & Western Asia (2) 2007-05-12 2011-02-05
  4. NEP-ENE: Energy Economics (1) 2012-03-28
  5. NEP-ENV: Environmental Economics (4) 2004-01-08 2007-05-12 2012-03-28 2012-11-03. Author is listed
  6. NEP-EVO: Evolutionary Economics (3) 2001-10-16 2004-09-30 2011-02-05. Author is listed
  7. NEP-EXP: Experimental Economics (2) 2004-09-30 2011-02-05
  8. NEP-GTH: Game Theory (1) 2011-02-05
  9. NEP-HEA: Health Economics (1) 2004-06-02
  10. NEP-ICT: Information & Communication Technologies (1) 2012-04-03
  11. NEP-INO: Innovation (1) 2012-03-28
  12. NEP-MIC: Microeconomics (1) 2004-01-08
  13. NEP-SOC: Social Norms & Social Capital (1) 2011-02-05

Statistics

This author is among the top 5% authors according to these criteria:
  1. Wu-Index

Most cited item

Most downloaded item (past 12 months)

Access and download statistics for all items

Co-authorship network on CollEc

Corrections

For general information on how to correct material on RePEc, see these instructions.

To update listings or check citations waiting for approval, E. Somanathan should log into the RePEc Author Service

To make corrections to the bibliographic information of a particular item, find the technical contact on the abstract page of that item. There, details are also given on how to add or correct references and citations.

To link different versions of the same work, where versions have a different title, use this form. Note that if the versions have a very similar title and are in the author's profile, the links will usually be created automatically.

Please note that most corrections can take a couple of weeks to filter through the various RePEc services.