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Biography

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Pushkar Maitra is a Professor of Economics at Monash University. He is based at the Clayton Campus (Room 868, Menzies Building).

Areas of Research Interest: Development Economics, Applied Econometrics, Experimental Economics

  • Health, Human Capital Accumulation, Skill Development
  • Microfinance
  • Gender and Leadership

 

Teaching Commitment:

  • Ecc4670/Ecc5690 Development Economics

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Projects 2002 2017

Research Output 2000 2019

Barriers to skill acquisition: evidence from English training in India

Jain, T., Maitra, P. & Mani, S., 1 Feb 2019, In : World Development. 114, p. 314-325 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Female leaders and their response to the social environment

Gangadharan, L., Jain, T., Maitra, P. & Vecci, J., 1 Aug 2019, In : Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization. 164, p. 256-272 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Labor market engagement and the body mass index of working adults: evidence from India

Dang, A., Maitra, P. & Menon, N., 1 May 2019, In : Economics and Human Biology. 33, p. 58-77 20 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

The geography of excess weight in urban India: regional patterns and labour market and dietary correlates

Dang, A., Maitra, P. & Menon, N., 2019, Disease, Human Health, and regional Growth and Development in Asia. Batabyal, A. A., Higano, Y. & Nijkamp, P. (eds.). 1st ed. Singapore Singapore: Springer, p. 47-69 23 p. (New Frontiers in Regional Science: Asian Perspectives; vol. 38).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (Book)Researchpeer-review

Financial education via television comedy

Crawford, A., Lajbcygier, P. & Maitra, P., 28 Nov 2018, In : Applied Economics Letters. 25, 20, p. 1407-1410 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review