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व्यवहार एवं व्यक्तित्व लक्षणों में जातिगत अंतर: विश्वविद्यालय के छात्रों का एक अध्ययन

यद्यपि कई अध्ययनों में जातियों में स्वास्थ्य और शैक्षिक परिणामों में अंतर की जांच की गई है, लेकिन व्यावहारिक प्राथमिकताओं और व्यक्तित्व लक्षणों में जातिगत अंतर पर बहुत कम साक्ष्‍य उपलब्‍ध हैं। दिल्ली ...

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Caste gaps in behaviour and personality traits: A study of university students

While numerous studies have examined gaps in health and educational outcomes across castes, there is little evidence on caste gaps in behavioural preferences and personality traits. Based on incentivi...

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Designing incentives for mid-level officials in India's public sector

In the Indian public education system, block/cluster resource persons are mid-level officials who are responsible for monitoring the performance of teachers. In this note, Vivek et al. discuss their e...

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Peer influence and human capital accumulation: Evidence from Delhi University colleges

College is an important milestone in life that is believed to develop several aspects of an individual's human capital, broadly defined to include both cognitive and socio-emotional traits. Consequen...

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Do wives care more about household welfare than husbands?

Social science literature shows that women promote household welfare more than men. This column examines if consumption choices of husbands and wives change, depending on whether they have to work to...

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Choosing to be trained: Behavioural restrictions on participation decisions

Widespread unemployment has prompted policymakers to consider introduction of various training programmes that can help workers accumulate additional skills to obtain new jobs and/ or retain current ...

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