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Leah K Lakdawala

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First Name:Leah
Middle Name:K
Last Name:Lakdawala
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RePEc Short-ID:pla925
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Department of Economics Wake Forest University Kirby Hall Box 7505 Winston-Salem, NC 27109

Affiliation

Department of Economics
Wake Forest University

Winston-Salem, North Carolina (United States)
http://www.wfu.edu/academics/economics/

(336) 758-5334
(336) 758-6028
Box 7505, Winston-Salem, NC 27109
RePEc:edi:dewfuus (more details at EDIRC)

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Working papers

  1. Kho, Kevin & Lakdawala, Leah & Nakasone, Eduardo, 2018. "Impact of Internet Access on Student Learning in Peruvian Schools," Working Papers 2018-3, Michigan State University, Department of Economics.
  2. Lakdawala, Leah, 2018. "From Loans to Labor: Access to Credit, Entrepreneurship, and Child Labor," Working Papers 2018-4, Michigan State University, Department of Economics.
  3. Leah K. Lakdawala & David Simon, 2016. "The Intergenerational Consequences of Tobacco Policy," Working papers 2016-27, University of Connecticut, Department of Economics.
  4. BHARADWAJ, Prachant & LAKDAWALA, Leah K. & LI, Nicholas, 2016. "Perverse Consequences Of Well-Intentioned Regulation: Evidence From India’S Child Labor Ban," Discussion paper series HIAS-E-25, Hitotsubashi Institute for Advanced Study, Hitotsubashi University.

Articles

  1. Leah K. Lakdawala & David Simon, 2017. "The Intergenerational Consequences of Tobacco Policy: A Review of Policy's Influence on Maternal Smoking and Child Health," Southern Economic Journal, John Wiley & Sons, vol. 84(1), pages 229-274, July.
  2. Prashant Bharadwaj & Leah K. Lakdawala, 2013. "Discrimination Begins in the Womb: Evidence of Sex-Selective Prenatal Investments," Journal of Human Resources, University of Wisconsin Press, vol. 48(1), pages 71-113.

Citations

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Working papers

  1. Kho, Kevin & Lakdawala, Leah & Nakasone, Eduardo, 2018. "Impact of Internet Access on Student Learning in Peruvian Schools," Working Papers 2018-3, Michigan State University, Department of Economics.

    Cited by:

    1. Dennis M. Feehan & Curtiss Cobb, 2019. "Using an Online Sample to Estimate the Size of an Offline Population," Demography, Springer;Population Association of America (PAA), vol. 56(6), pages 2377-2392, December.
    2. Ofer Malamud & Santiago Cueta & Julian Cristia & Diether W. Beuermann, 2018. "Do Children Benefit from Internet Access? Experimental Evidence from Peru," CESifo Working Paper Series 7384, CESifo.

  2. Lakdawala, Leah, 2018. "From Loans to Labor: Access to Credit, Entrepreneurship, and Child Labor," Working Papers 2018-4, Michigan State University, Department of Economics.

    Cited by:

    1. Jacobus de Hoop & Furio C. Rosati, 2014. "Cash Transfers and Child Labor," World Bank Research Observer, World Bank Group, vol. 29(2), pages 202-234.
    2. Britta Augsburg & Ralph De Haas & Heike Harmgart & Costas Meghir, 2012. "The Impacts of Microcredit: Evidence from Bosnia and Herzegovina," NBER Working Papers 18538, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.
    3. Martí Mestieri & Johanna Schauer & Robert Townsend, 2017. "Human Capital Acquisition and Occupational Choice: Implications for Economic Development," Working Papers 2017-008, Human Capital and Economic Opportunity Working Group.
    4. Augsburg, B. & de Haas, R. & Harmgart, H. & Meghir, C., 2013. "Microfinance and Poverty Alleviation," Discussion Paper 2013-075, Tilburg University, Center for Economic Research.

  3. BHARADWAJ, Prachant & LAKDAWALA, Leah K. & LI, Nicholas, 2016. "Perverse Consequences Of Well-Intentioned Regulation: Evidence From India’S Child Labor Ban," Discussion paper series HIAS-E-25, Hitotsubashi Institute for Advanced Study, Hitotsubashi University.

    Cited by:

    1. Docquier, Frédéric & Müller, Tobias & Naval, Joaquín, 2014. "Informality and Long-Run Growth," IZA Discussion Papers 7883, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA).
    2. Dena Aufseeser & Michael Bourdillon & Richard Carothers & Olivia Lecoufle, 2018. "Children's work and children's well†being: Implications for policy," Development Policy Review, Overseas Development Institute, vol. 36(2), pages 241-261, March.
    3. Jaime DE MELO & Marcelo OLARREAGA, 2017. "Trade Related Institutions and Development," Working Papers P199, FERDI.
    4. Olivier Bargain & Delphine Boutin, 2017. "Minimum age regulation and child labor: New evidence from Brazil," Working Papers hal-01652435, HAL.
    5. Elizabeth Kaletski & Nishith Prakash, 2014. "Does Political Reservation for Minorities Affect Child Labor? Evidence from India," Working papers 2014-12, University of Connecticut, Department of Economics.
    6. Caio Piza & André Portela Souza, 2017. "The Causal Impacts of Child Labor Law in Brazil: Some Preliminary Findings," World Bank Economic Review, World Bank Group, vol. 30(Supplemen), pages 137-144.
    7. Putnick, Diane L. & Bornstein, Marc H., 2015. "Is child labor a barrier to school enrollment in low- and middle-income countries?," International Journal of Educational Development, Elsevier, vol. 41(C), pages 112-120.

Articles

  1. Prashant Bharadwaj & Leah K. Lakdawala, 2013. "Discrimination Begins in the Womb: Evidence of Sex-Selective Prenatal Investments," Journal of Human Resources, University of Wisconsin Press, vol. 48(1), pages 71-113.

    Cited by:

    1. Milazzo, Annamaria, 2014. "Son preference, fertility and family structure : evidence from reproductive behavior among Nigerian women," Policy Research Working Paper Series 6869, The World Bank.
    2. Menon, Nidhiya & McQueeney, Kathleen, 2015. "Christianity and Infant Health in India," IZA Discussion Papers 9177, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA).
    3. Hu, Luojia & Schlosser, Analia, 2014. "Prenatal Sex Selection and Girls’ Well‐Being: Evidence from India," Foerder Institute for Economic Research Working Papers 275836, Tel-Aviv University > Foerder Institute for Economic Research.
    4. Douglas Almond & Janet Currie & Valentina Duque, 2018. "Childhood Circumstances and Adult Outcomes: Act II," Journal of Economic Literature, American Economic Association, vol. 56(4), pages 1360-1446, December.
    5. Bhalotra, Sonia R. & Pogge, Thomas, 2012. "Ethical and Economic Perspectives on Global Health Interventions," IZA Policy Papers 38, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA).
    6. Bahadir Dursun & Resul Cesur & Inas Rashad Kelly, 2017. "The Value of Mandating Maternal Education in a Developing Country," NBER Working Papers 23492, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.
    7. S Anukriti & Sonia Bhalotra & Hiu Tam, 2018. "On the Quantity and Quality of Girls: Fertility, Parental Investments, and Mortality," Boston College Working Papers in Economics 950, Boston College Department of Economics.
    8. Tarun Jain, 2014. "Where There Is a Will: Fertility Behavior and Sex Bias in Large Families," Journal of Human Resources, University of Wisconsin Press, vol. 49(2), pages 393-423.
    9. Shen, Menghan & Li, Linyan, 2020. "Differences in Cesarean section rates by fetal sex among Chinese women in the United States: Does Chinese culture play a role?," Economics & Human Biology, Elsevier, vol. 36(C).
    10. Bhalotra, Sonia & Chakravarty, Abhishek & Gulesci, Selim, 2020. "The price of gold: Dowry and death in India," Journal of Development Economics, Elsevier, vol. 143(C).
    11. S. Anukriti, 2013. "The Fertility-Sex Ratio Tradeoff: Unintended Consequences of Financial Incentives," Boston College Working Papers in Economics 827, Boston College Department of Economics.
    12. Bhalotra, Sonia R. & Rawlings, Samantha, 2010. "Intergenerational Persistence in Health in Developing Countries: The Penalty of Gender Inequality?," IZA Discussion Papers 5371, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA).
    13. Fenske, James, 2012. "African polygamy: Past and present," MPRA Paper 41618, University Library of Munich, Germany.
    14. Paola A. Suarez, 2018. "Child-bride marriage and female welfare," European Journal of Law and Economics, Springer, vol. 45(1), pages 1-28, February.
    15. Neeraj Kaushal & Felix M. Muchomba, 2018. "Missing time with parents: son preference among Asians in the USA," Journal of Population Economics, Springer;European Society for Population Economics, vol. 31(2), pages 397-427, April.
    16. Josef Montag, 2013. "Is Pro-Labor Law Pro-Women? Evidence from India," CERGE-EI Working Papers wp488, The Center for Economic Research and Graduate Education - Economics Institute, Prague.
    17. Heath, Rachel & Tan, Xu, 2018. "Worth fighting for: Daughters improve their mothers' autonomy in South Asia," Journal of Development Economics, Elsevier, vol. 135(C), pages 255-271.
    18. Stopnitzky, Yaniv, 2017. "No toilet no bride? Intrahousehold bargaining in male-skewed marriage markets in India," Journal of Development Economics, Elsevier, vol. 127(C), pages 269-282.
    19. Edward N. Okeke & Amalavoyal V. Chari, 2015. "Can Institutional Deliveries Reduce Newborn Mortality? Evidence from Rwanda," Working Papers WR-1072, RAND Corporation.
    20. Hu, Luojia & Schlosser, Analia, 2012. "Trends in Prenatal Sex Selection and Girls’ Nutritional Status in India," Foerder Institute for Economic Research Working Papers 275797, Tel-Aviv University > Foerder Institute for Economic Research.
    21. Milazzo, Annamaria, 2014. "Why are adult women missing ? son preference and maternal survival in India," Policy Research Working Paper Series 6802, The World Bank.
    22. Stopnitzky, Yaniv, 2012. "The Bargaining Power of Missing Women: Evidence from a Sanitation Campaign in India," MPRA Paper 37841, University Library of Munich, Germany.
    23. Palloni, Giordano, 2017. "Childhood health and the wantedness of male and female children," Journal of Development Economics, Elsevier, vol. 126(C), pages 19-32.
    24. Libertad González, 2016. "Sex Selection and Health at Birth among Indian Immigrants," Working Papers 886, Barcelona Graduate School of Economics.
    25. Anukriti, S & Bhalotra, Sonia R. & Tam, Hiu, 2016. "On the Quantity and Quality of Girls: New Evidence on Abortion, Fertility, and Parental Investments," IZA Discussion Papers 10271, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA).
    26. Alexander Stimpfle & David Stadelmann, 2016. "Does Central Europe Import the Missing Women Phenomenon?," CREMA Working Paper Series 2016-04, Center for Research in Economics, Management and the Arts (CREMA).
    27. Douglas Almond & Janet Currie, 2011. "Killing Me Softly: The Fetal Origins Hypothesis," Journal of Economic Perspectives, American Economic Association, vol. 25(3), pages 153-172, Summer.
    28. Hitoshi Shigeoka, 2015. "School Entry Cutoff Date and the Timing of Births," NBER Working Papers 21402, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.
    29. Deng, Zichen & Lindeboom, Maarten, 2019. "A Bit of Salt, a Trace of Life: Gender Norms and the Impact of a Salt Iodization Program on Human Capital Formation of School Aged Children," IZA Discussion Papers 12629, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA).

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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 5 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) 2018-07-23 2018-07-30. Author is listed
  2. NEP-LAB: Labour Economics (2) 2013-11-14 2016-04-30. Author is listed
  3. NEP-ENT: Entrepreneurship (1) 2018-07-23
  4. NEP-HME: Heterodox Microeconomics (1) 2013-11-14
  5. NEP-ICT: Information & Communication Technologies (1) 2018-07-30
  6. NEP-LAW: Law & Economics (1) 2016-04-30
  7. NEP-LMA: Labor Markets - Supply, Demand, & Wages (1) 2018-07-23
  8. NEP-MFD: Microfinance (1) 2018-07-23
  9. NEP-PAY: Payment Systems & Financial Technology (1) 2019-08-26
  10. NEP-SEA: South East Asia (1) 2018-07-23
  11. NEP-URE: Urban & Real Estate Economics (1) 2018-07-30

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