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Simone Schaner is a development economist whose research focuses on household decision-making, financial access and innovation for the unbanked, health-seeking behaviour, and gender. Dr Schaner is an affiliate of the National Bureau of Economic Research, the Bureau for Research and Economic Analysis of Development, and the Abdul Latif Jameel Poverty Action Lab. She is an Assistant Professor (Research) of Economics at USC and has a Ph.D. in Economics from MIT.
Posts by Simone Schaner
India’s rate of female labour force participation dropped from 37% in 1990 to 28% in 2015. Can greater control over earned income incentivise women to work and influence gender norms? This article d...