J. V. Meenakshi : Supervision

I  am thesis supervisor for five Ph.D. students

Nitya Mittal is working in the area of child health, and is examining the determinants of parents’ decision to utilize services from the ICDS, and its impact on health outcomes.

Deepak Varshney is examining consequences of the MGNREGA programme on cropping patterns and agricultural wages, using data both from a primary survey in Rajasthan and Uttar Pradesh, and secondary data at the district level.

Chandan Singha is examining the changes in farmer incomes accruing from the watershed inteventions in the Teesta river valley in Darjeeling, India.

Sunaina Dhingra is examining gender differences in educational investments and outcomes among adolescents in rural Bihar.

Archana Dang is working on an analysis of obesity, food choices and behaviour in urban India.