Published Research by CSE Fellows

2021

Abraham, R., Basole, A., Kesar, S. 2021. Down and out: The Gendered Impact of the Covid-19 Pandemic on India’s Labour Market. Economia Politica (forthcoming).

Bahal, Girish and Anand Shrivastava. 2021. Supply variabilities in public workfares. Journal of Development Economics, Volume 150.

Surbhi Kesar, Rosa Abraham, Rahul Lahoti, Paaritosh Nath & Amit Basole. 2021. Pandemic, informality, and vulnerability: impact of COVID-19 on livelihoods in India. Canadian Journal of Development Studies / Revue canadienne d’études du développement.

2020

Gupta, Gaurav and Basole, Amit. 2020. India’s Information Technology industry: prospects for growth and role in structural transformation. Decision 47341–361.

Bhattacharya, Snehashish, and Surbhi Kesar. 2020. Precarity and development: production and labor processes in the informal economy in India. Review of Radical Political Economics 52(3): 387-408.

Kesar, Surbhi and Snehashish Bhattacharya. 2020. Dualism and Structural Transformation: The Informal Manufacturing Sector in India. The European Journal of Development Research, 32: 560–586.

Basole Amit and Amay Narayan. 2020. Long-Run Performance of the Organised Manufacturing Sector in India: An Analysis of Sub-periods and Industry-level Trends. Economic and Political Weekly, March 7, 2020.

Goel, Deepti, and Ashwini Deshpande. 2020. Social Identity and Perceived Income AdequacyReview of Development Economics, 24(2): 339-361

Lahoti, Rahul and Soham Sahoo. 2020. Are educated leaders good for education? Evidence from India. Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization176, 42-62.

Chaudhary Latika, Jared Rubin, Sriya Iyer, and Anand Shrivastava. 2020. Culture and colonial legacy: Evidence from public goods games, Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, 173, 107-129.

Sood, Atul and Paaritosh Nath. 2020. Labour Law Changes Innocuous Mistakes or Sleight of Hand?. Economic and Political Weekly, LV(22) 33-37.

 

2019

Abraham, Rosa. 2019. Informal Employment and the Structure of Wages in India: A Review of Trends. Review of Income and Wealth, 65: S102-S122.

Goel, Deepti, and Kevin Lang. 2019. Social Ties and the Job Search of Recent Immigrants. ILR Review 72(2): 355-381.

Lahoti, Rahul and Rahul Mukhopadhyay. 2019. School choice in rural India: perceptions and realities in four states. Economic and Political Weekly54(49), 51-57.

Nath, Paaritosh. 2019. Employment Scenario and the Reservation Policy. Economic and Political Weekly, LIV (19), 56-61.

Nath, Paaritosh. 2019. Driving down the Perilous Path. Economic and Political Weekly, 54(42). ISSN (Print) – 0012-9976.

Nath, P., Siddiqi, U and Sood, A. 2019. Thinking Growth or Thinking Employment. India Exclusion Report 2018-19. (5th ed.). New Delhi: Yoda Press.

 

2018

Basole A. 2018.Understanding India’s Jobs Crisis, in Education, Employment and Employability Landscape of India. Volume 10, Issue 5 NHRD Network Journal, January 2018.

Bhattacharya, Snehashish, and Surbhi Kesar. 2018. Possibilities of transformation: The informal sector in India. Review of Radical Political Economics 50(4): 727-735.

Deshpande, Ashwini, Deepti Goel, and Shantanu Khanna. 2018. Bad Karma or Discrimination? Male-Female Wage Gaps among Salaried Workers in India. World Development 102: 331-344.

Iyer, S., & Shrivastava, A. 2018. Religious riots and electoral politics in India. Journal of Development Economics, 131, 104-122.

 

2017

Abraham, R. 2017. Informality in the Indian Labour Market: An Analysis of Forms and Determinants. The Indian Journal of Labour Economics, Springer; The Indian Society of Labour Economics (ISLE), vol. 60(2), pages 191-215, June.

Basole A. 2017. The Politics and Economics of Demonetisation (Hindi). Pratiman, June 2017.

Basole A. 2017. What Does the Rural Economy Need: Analysis of the Promises for Rural India. Economic and Political Weekly Union Budget 2017-2018 Special Issue, March 4, 2017.

 

2016

Basole A. 2016. Informality and Flexible Specialization: Apprenticeships and Knowledge Spillovers in an Indian Silk Weaving Cluster. Development and Change, Vol 47, No.1, pp.157-187.

Lahoti, R., & Swaminathan, H. 2016. Economic Development and Women’s Labor Force Participation in India. Feminist Economics, 22(2), 168–195.

Lahoti, R. 2016. Questioning the “Phenomenal Success” of Aadhaar-linked Direct Benefit Transfers for LPG. Economic and Political Weekly, Vol. 51, Issue No. 52.

Swaminathan, H., Lahoti, R., & Suchitra, J. Y. 2012. Gender asset and wealth gaps: Evidence from Karnataka. Economic and Political Weekly, 59-67.

Khanna, Shantanu, Deepti Goel, and René Morissette. 2016. Decomposition Analysis of Earnings Inequality in Rural India: 2004-2012. IZA Journal of Labor & Development 5:18.

 

2015

Basole A. 2015. Authenticity, Innovation and the Geographical Indication in an Artisanal Industry: The Case of the Banarasi Sari. The Journal of World Intellectual Property, 18:3/4, pp. 127-149.

Basole A, Basu D, and Bhattacharya R. 2015. Determinants and Impact of Subcontracting: Evidence from India’s Informal Manufacturing Sector. International Review of Applied Economics, 29:3, pp.374- 402.

Basole A and Basu D. 2015. Non-Food Expenditures and Consumption Inequality in India. Economic and Political Weekly, Vol. 50, No. 36, pp. 43-53.

Basole A and Basu D. 2015. Fueling Calorie Intake Decline: Household Level Evidence from Rural India. World Development, Vol. 68, pp. 82-95.

 

2014

Basole A. 2014. The Informal Economy from a Knowledge Perspective. Yojana Development Monthly, October 2014.

Basole A. 2014. Dynamics of Income Inequality in India: Insights from World Top Incomes Database. Economic and Political Weekly, Vol. 49, No.40, pp.14-17.

Nath, P. 2014. Labour Market Flexibility and Employment Growth in India’s Organised Manufacturing Sector, 1990-2010. The Indian Journal of Labour Economics, 57 (4), 465-499.

Sood, A., Nath, P. and Ghosh, S. 2014. Deregulating Capital, Regulating Labour: The Dynamics in the Manufacturing Sector in India. Economic and Political Weekly, LXIX (26 & 27), 58-68.