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Karl Ove Moene is a Professor at the Centre for the Study of Equality, Social Organization, and Performance, Department of Economics, University of Oslo. His academic interests are in comparative institutions, economic development, unions, and welfare States. He holds a Ph.D. from the University of Oslo.
Posts by Karl Ove Moene
There is a view that upsurge in inequality due to globalisation is leading to rising appeal of political platforms that promote inward-looking policies. In this podcast, I4I Editor Parikshit Ghosh (As...
Women's empowerment and changing social norms: Persistent effects of a one-time targeted in-kind transfer in India
The project explored how a targeted social reform - the “Cycle program” in Bihar - affected the aspirations and behaviour of young women. The Cycle program was successful in increasing enrolment i...
- IGC Research on India
In the previous article in the series, Debraj Ray proposes a simple amendment of the universal basic income called the universal basic share. In this article, Debraj Ray and Karl Ove Moene (Universit...