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Rahul Lahoti is an Assistant Professor of Economics at the Azim Premji University, Bangalore, India. He holds a Ph.D. from the University of Göttingen, Germany, and a Master's in Public Administration from Columbia University, New York. His research focuses mostly on issues of poverty, inequality, gender and political economy.
Posts by Rahul Lahoti
Based on the findings from a phone survey of around 5,000 Indian workers, the authors explore the impact of the Covid-19 economic lockdown on two forms of livelihood vulnerabilities: employment insecu...
- Notes from the Field
Poverty measurement at the household level assumes that the poverty status of all household members, irrespective of age and gender, is the same as that of the household. This column presents a frame...