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Prashant Poddar

Prashant Poddar Assistant Professor

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Curriculum vitae

Prashant Poddar is an Assistant Professor in the Economics area at the Indian Institute of Management Amritsar (IIM Amritsar). Prior to joining IIM Amritsar, Prashant pursued his doctoral studies in Economics at the Indian Institute of Management Lucknow. He also holds a Master’s degree in Economics from Madras School of Economics and a Bachelor of Business Studies degree from Shaheed Sukhdev College of Business Studies, University of Delhi. Prashant has previously worked for the research and consulting firm, The Smart Cube, and was also associated with the United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (UN ESCAP).

Prashant’s research interests are in the fields of development economics and applied microeconomics, with a focus on issues related to gender, education, and health. He also has a keen interest in exploring topics related to environmental economics, the economics of innovation, and transportation economics. Prashant’s research has been published in international peer-reviewed journals. He has also presented his work at several national and international conferences, including those hosted by the American Economic Association, European Economic Association, Indian Statistical Institute – Delhi, Delhi School of Economics, and the Indian Institute of Management Bangalore. For more information on his research, please visit: www.sites.google.com/view/prashantpoddar

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Working Papers

Chatterjee, S. (r) Poddar, P. (2020). Women’s Empowerment and Intimate Partner Violence: Evidence from a Multidimensional Policy in India. Economic Development and Cultural Change, Revise & Resubmit. (ABDC - A, ABS - 3)

Chatterjee, S., Poddar, P., Biswas, I., & Ahmed, F. (2020). Marketing Government Policies through Emotional Nudges: Theory and Experimental Evidence.

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Conference Presentations

World Congress, International Economic Association, Bali, Indonesia, July, 2021