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Hema Swaminathan

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First Name:Hema
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Last Name:Swaminathan
RePEc Short-ID:psw64


Centre for Public Policy (CPP)
Indian Institute of Management Bangalore (IIMB)

Bengaluru, India
RePEc:edi:cpiimin (more details at EDIRC)

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Working papers

  1. Deepak Malghan & Hema Swaminathan, 2021. "Intra-household Gender Inequality, Welfare, and Economic Development," LWS Working papers 34, LIS Cross-National Data Center in Luxembourg.
  2. Rosa Abraham & Rahul Lahoti & Hema Swaminathan, 2021. "Childbirth and women's labour market transitions in India," WIDER Working Paper Series wp-2021-128, World Institute for Development Economic Research (UNU-WIDER).
  3. Deepak Malghan & Hema Swaminathan, 2020. "Inside the Black Box: Intra-household Inequality and a Gendered Pandemic," LIS Working papers 797, LIS Cross-National Data Center in Luxembourg.
  4. Joshi, Kaushal & Swaminathan, Hema & Martinez, Jr., Arturo & Addawe, Mildred & Soco , Christian Flora Mae, 2019. "Women’s Asset Ownership: Evidence from Georgia; Mongolia; and Cavite, Philippines," ADB Economics Working Paper Series 571, Asian Development Bank.
  5. S. Chandrasekhar & Soham Sahoo & Hema Swaminathan, 2017. "Seasonal Migration and Feminization of Farm Management: Evidence from India," Courant Research Centre: Poverty, Equity and Growth - Discussion Papers 229, Courant Research Centre PEG.
  6. Deepak Malghan & Hema Swaminathan, 2016. "What is the Contribution of Intra-household Inequality to Overall Income Inequality? Evidence from Global Data, 1973-2013," Papers 1608.08210,
  7. Swaminathan, Hema & Lahoti, Rahul & Suchita, J. Y., 2012. "Women’s Property, Mobility, and Decisionmaking: Evidence from Rural Karnataka, India:," IFPRI discussion papers 1188, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI).
  8. Jayaraman, Anuja & Findeis, Jill L. & Swaminathan, Hema, 2004. "Stress Among Farm Women:An Analysis Of Farm Households In Pennsylvania," 2004 Annual meeting, August 1-4, Denver, CO 20307, American Agricultural Economics Association (New Name 2008: Agricultural and Applied Economics Association).
  9. Goetz, Stephan J. & Swaminathan, Hema, 2004. "Wal-Mart and Rural Poverty," 2004 Annual meeting, August 1-4, Denver, CO 20149, American Agricultural Economics Association (New Name 2008: Agricultural and Applied Economics Association).
  10. Swaminathan, Hema & Findeis, Jill L., 2004. "Policy Intervention And Poverty In Rural America," Working Papers 18914, Oregon State University, Rural Poverty Research Center (RPRC).
  11. Swaminathan, Hema & Findeis, Jill L., 2003. "Impact Of Credit On Labor Allocation And Consumption Patterns In Malawi," 2003 Annual meeting, July 27-30, Montreal, Canada 22118, American Agricultural Economics Association (New Name 2008: Agricultural and Applied Economics Association).
  12. Findeis, Jill L. & Swaminathan, Hema & Jayaraman, Anuja, 2003. "Agricultural Household-Firm Units: Adjustments to Change," Policy Reform and Adjustment Workshop, October 23-25, 2003, Imperial College London, Wye Campus 15738, International Agricultural Policy Reform and Adjustment Project (IAPRAP).
  13. Findeis, Jill L. & Swaminathan, Hema, 2002. "Multiple Job-Holding Among U.S. Farm Women: Off-Farm Work And On-Farm Decision-Making Using A Bargaining Approach," 2002 Annual meeting, July 28-31, Long Beach, CA 19736, American Agricultural Economics Association (New Name 2008: Agricultural and Applied Economics Association).


  1. Malghan, Deepak & Swaminathan, Hema, 2021. "Global trends in intra-household gender inequality," Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, Elsevier, vol. 189(C), pages 515-546.
  2. Cheryl Doss & Hema Swaminathan & Carmen Diana Deere & J. Y. Suchitra & Abena D. Oduro & Boaz Anglade, 2020. "Women, assets, and formal savings: A comparative analysis of Ecuador, Ghana and India," Development Policy Review, Overseas Development Institute, vol. 38(2), pages 180-205, March.
  3. Cheryl R. Doss & Carmen Diana Deere & Abena D. Oduro & Hema Swaminathan & Zachary Catanzarite & J. Y. Suchitra, 2019. "Gendered Paths to Asset Accumulation? Markets, Savings, and Credit in Developing Countries," Feminist Economics, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 25(2), pages 36-66, April.
  4. Doss, Cheryl R. & Catanzarite, Zachary & Baah-Boateng, William & Swaminathan, Hema & Diana Deere, Carmen & Boakye-Yiadom, Louis & Suchitra, J.Y., 2018. "Do men and women estimate property values differently?," World Development, Elsevier, vol. 107(C), pages 75-86.
  5. Rahul Lahoti & Hema Swaminathan, 2016. "Economic Development and Women's Labor Force Participation in India," Feminist Economics, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 22(2), pages 168-195, April.
  6. Vijaya, Ramya M. & Lahoti, Rahul & Swaminathan, Hema, 2014. "Moving from the Household to the Individual: Multidimensional Poverty Analysis," World Development, Elsevier, vol. 59(C), pages 70-81.
  7. Cheryl R Doss & Carmen Diana Deere & Abena D Oduro & Hema Swaminathan, 2014. "The Gender Asset and Wealth Gaps," Development, Palgrave Macmillan;Society for International Deveopment, vol. 57(3-4), pages 400-409, December.
  8. Carmen Deere & Abena Oduro & Hema Swaminathan & Cheryl Doss, 2013. "Property rights and the gender distribution of wealth in Ecuador, Ghana and India," The Journal of Economic Inequality, Springer;Society for the Study of Economic Inequality, vol. 11(2), pages 249-265, June.
  9. Swaminathan, H. & Mukherji, A., 2012. "Slums and malnourishment: Evidence from women in India," American Journal of Public Health, American Public Health Association, vol. 102(7), pages 1329-1335.
  10. Swaminathan, Hema & Salcedo Du Bois, Rodrigo & Findeis, Jill L., 2010. "Impact of Access to Credit on Labor Allocation Patterns in Malawi," World Development, Elsevier, vol. 38(4), pages 555-566, April.
  11. Stephan J. Goetz & Hema Swaminathan, 2006. "Wal‐Mart and County‐Wide Poverty," Social Science Quarterly, Southwestern Social Science Association, vol. 87(2), pages 211-226, June.
  12. Hema Swaminathan & Jill L. Findeis, 2004. "Policy Intervention and Poverty in Rural America," American Journal of Agricultural Economics, Agricultural and Applied Economics Association, vol. 86(5), pages 1289-1296.

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NEP is an announcement service for new working papers, with a weekly report in each of many fields. This author has had 7 papers announced in NEP. These are the fields, ordered by number of announcements, along with their dates. If the author is listed in the directory of specialists for this field, a link is also provided.
  1. NEP-DEV: Development (2) 2012-08-23 2021-08-09
  2. NEP-GEN: Gender (2) 2020-08-31 2021-09-27
  3. NEP-HIS: Business, Economic & Financial History (2) 2016-09-04 2017-03-19
  4. NEP-HME: Heterodox Microeconomics (2) 2020-08-31 2021-09-27
  5. NEP-ISF: Islamic Finance (2) 2021-08-09 2021-09-27
  6. NEP-CIS: Confederation of Independent States (1) 2019-03-04
  7. NEP-CWA: Central & Western Asia (1) 2021-09-27
  8. NEP-DEM: Demographic Economics (1) 2012-08-23
  9. NEP-PBE: Public Economics (1) 2016-09-04
  10. NEP-SEA: South East Asia (1) 2019-03-04
  11. NEP-UPT: Utility Models & Prospect Theory (1) 2021-09-27


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