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Natalie Bau is an Assistant Professor at the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA), a Centre for Economic Policy Research (CEPR) research affiliate, and a Canadian Institute for Advanced Research (CIFAR) Azrieli Global Scholar. She is interested in development and education economics, with a special emphasis on the industrial organisation of education markets.
Posts by Natalie Bau
The Covid-19 pandemic brought with it the dual crises of public health and the economy, particularly in low-income settings with limited formal safety nets. Based on a large-scale phone survey conduct...
- Natalie Bau Gaurav Khanna Corinne Low Manisha Shah Sreyashi Sharmin Alessandra Voena
- 20 September, 2021
In 2001 and 2006, India introduced the automatic approval of foreign direct investments of up to 51% of domestic firms’ equity to industries in which foreign investment was initially restricted. Thi...
Given that banking sectors in low-income countries are inefficient, why don’t lenders from wealthier countries profitably lend to productive firms in these countries? One possibility is that foreign...
- IGC Research on India