Deepti Goel: Research

Published and Forthcoming Journal Papers

Goel, Deepti, and Kevin Lang. 2017. Social Ties and the Job Search of Recent Immigrants. ILR Review doi:
Working Paper Version: IZA, Discussion Paper 9942, 2015. Earlier Version: 2009. NBER, Working Paper 15186, 2009.

Deshpande, Ashwini, Deepti Goel, and Shantanu Khanna. 2017. Bad Karma or Discrimination? Male-Female Wage Gaps among Salaried Workers in India. World Development doi: 10.1016/j.worlddev.2017.07.012
Working Paper Version: IZA, Discussion Paper 9485, 2015Blog Version: Women and the Indian job market: Glass ceiling or sticky floor?

Goel, Deepti, and Sonam Gupta. 2017. The Effect of Metro Expansions on Air Pollution in Delhi. The World Bank Economic Review 31 (1): 271-294.
Working Paper Version: World Bank Policy Research Working Paper WPS 7448, 2015. Blog Version: Did the metro help reduce air pollution in Delhi?

Khanna, Shantanu, Deepti Goel, and René Morissette. 2016. Decomposition Analysis of Earnings Inequality in Rural India: 2004-2012. IZA Journal of Labor & Development 5: 18; doi: 10.1186/s40175-016-0064-8.
Blog Version: The decline of rural earnings inequality in India

Goel, Deepti. 2010. Perceptions of Immigrants in Australia after 9/11. Economic Record 86: 596–608.
Working Paper Version: IZA Discussion Paper 4356, 2009.

Other Publications

An Analysis of Earnings Inequality of Paid Workers in Rural India from 2004/05 to 2011/12, with Shantanu Khanna and René Morissette, NOPOOR Policy Brief Nr. 17, 2016.

Inequality: India, Encyclopedia of Race and Racism, 2nd Edition, Macmillan Reference USA, 2013.

Clean Air Express: The Delhi Metro’s Impact on Air Quality, with Sonam Gupta, ISB Insight, Oct-Dec 2013.

Book Review of Pranab Bardhan and Dilip Mookherjee (eds.), Decentralization and Local Governance in Developing Countries: A Comparative Perspective, Indian Economic Review, 46(2): 359-362, 2011.

Why Randomized Experiments are worth the Cost, with Nachiket Mor, Alliance, 14(1): 48-49, 2009.

Working Papers

Goel, Deepti, and Bidisha Barooah. 2017. Identifying an Effective Teacher in Public Schools in
Delhi. IGC Final Report S-35319-INC-1.

Goel, Deepti, and Ashwini Deshpande. 2016. Identity, Perceptions and Institutions: Caste differences in Earnings from Self-Employment in India. IZA Discussion Paper 10198.

Varshney, Deepak, Deepti Goel, and J. V. Meenakshi. 2017. The Impact of MGNREGA on Agricultural Outcomes and the Rural Labour Market: A Matched DID Approach. CDE Working Paper No. 277.

Work in Progress

Effect of Indoor Air Pollution on Maternal and Child Health (with Anushka Mitra)

Effect of Unemployment on Crime