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Esther Gehrke is Assistant Professor of Economics at Wageningen University and Research. She is an applied microeconomist with interests in development, education, agriculture, and demography. Her current research projects largely focus on human capital investment decisions – of parents who are confronted with uncertainty about whether their children might have to drop-out of school early in rural areas of India, of adolescents in Cambodia who lack guidance about possible career paths, and of students in Mexico who are confronted with worsening immigration prospects to the US.
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आर्थिक झटकों के परिणामों को कम करने के लिए माता-पिता अधिक काम करने के लिए प्रेरित होते हैं और बच्चों का अधिक समय घर के कामों में उनकी मदद करने या परिवार के खेतों में बीत सकता है, जिससे उनकी स्कूली शिक...
Economic shocks prompt parents to work more in order to reduce the fallout, and children may spend more time helping in the household or on the family farm, thereby interrupting their schooling. Analy...