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Women as Policy Makers: Evidence from a Randomized Policy Experiment in India

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dc.contributor.author Raghabednra Chattopadhyay en_US
dc.contributor.author Esther Duflo en_US
dc.date.accessioned 2007-10-05T05:20:05Z
dc.date.available 2007-10-05T05:20:05Z
dc.date.issued 2007-10-05T05:20:05Z
dc.identifier hdl:1902.1/USBFNOMLAT en_US
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/1721.1/39126
dc.description.abstract This data set uses political reservations for women in India to study the impact of women's leadership on policy decisions. Using a dataset we collected on 265 village councils in West Bengal and Rajasthan, we compare the type of public goods provided in reserved and unreserved village?s councils. Data sets based upon information provided by GP Pradhans, local villagers, and the 1991 Indian Census en_US
dc.subject gender en_US
dc.subject decentralization en_US
dc.subject affirmative action en_US
dc.subject political economy en_US
dc.subject gender en_US
dc.subject decentralization en_US
dc.subject affirmative action en_US
dc.subject political economy en_US
dc.title Women as Policy Makers: Evidence from a Randomized Policy Experiment in India en_US


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