| Date || News |
10 December 2012
| IHDS invites papers for a user conference in New Delhi in June 2013. The conference will provide a forum for IHDS users to present their work and exchange information about the survey. Papers must contain new analysis of IHDS data and may cover any topic included in the survey. Please send an extended abstract of 2-4 pages to firstname.lastname@example.org by March 1, 2013. Researchers interested in learning about on-the-ground administration of the survey, are invited to a one day field training program preceding the conference. Limited local accommodation and domestic travel support is available to participants from outside Delhi. |
| 30 November 2012 || Publication list up on website |
A list of all publications and papers using IHDS data is now available from the publications dropdown menu.
| 15 February 2011 || Brief of IHDS-II Survey |
| 1 August 2010 || Demography |
publishes “Gender Scripts and Age at Marriage” by Sonalde Desai and Lester Andrist. See published articles page for details.
| 1 July 2010 || Second wave funded by NICHD |
A second wave of the IHDS was funded and will be fielded in 2011-12.
| 10 February 2010 || Data release 3 |
New IHDS public data files (village and crop data) are available from ICPSR, the Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research, at ICPSR Study 22626. See the Data page for details.
| 1 February 2010 || Book release Human Development in India: Challenges for a Society in Transition has been published by Oxford University Press. See the Report page for details. |
| 30 June 2009 || Public Data Release 02 now available New IHDS public data files are available from ICPSR, the Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research, at ICPSR Study 22626. See the Data page for details. |
| 15 March 2009 || Key findings |
Some analysis results have begun to be posted on Key findings. The first three are on rural vs. urban incomes, public vs. private salaries and on earnings by education.
| 6 March 2009 || Codebook index |
All IHDS topics are cross-referenced with ICPSR codebooks, data files, and IHDS questionnaires.
| 28 November 2008 || Working Papers |
A more complete list of working papers is available.
| 30 July 2008 || Public Data Release 01 now available |
IHDS public data files are available from ICPSR, the Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research, at ICPSR Study 22626