IHDS August 2021 Forum Available Now.

In the August Forum, we have an interesting interview with Dr. Poonam Gupta, new Director General of the National Council of Applied Economic Research (NCAER) in New Delhi, India.  Dr. Gupta discusses future directions for NCAER and its ongoing sponsorship of the India Human Development Survey along with partner the University of Maryland.

There is also an article by Udichibarna Bose, Thankom Arun, and Shoba Arun, entitled, "Do information networks benefit households with female heads?" which examines the role that the media and social  networks play in financial matters for female-headed households.


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