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Author: Abhijit Banerjee
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Abhijit Banerjee, Esther Duflo, Maitreesh Ghatak and Jeanne Lafortune
This paper studies the role played by caste, education and other social and economic attributes in arranged marriages among middle-class Indians. We use a unique data set on individuals who placed matrimonial advertiseme...Read more...
Abhijit Banerjee and Maitreesh Ghatak
We show that the effect of eviction threats on unobservable investment effort can be positive. We demonstrate this apparently counter-intuitive result in a model of tenancy where investment by a tenant in the current per...Read more...