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Wednesday, December 6, 2017

IHDS is one of the most downloaded surveys in the ICPSR archive. For some of the innovative ways in which IHDS users utilize these surveys, please see the updated list of nearly 400 user papers under the Published Articles section of this website.

Tuesday, January 31, 2017

Economic Survey 2017, published by Ministry of Finance, Government of India, lays foundations for current and future policy dialogue. The recent Economic Survey uses data from IHDS extensively to calculate value of public subsidies and to argue for provision of Universal Basic Income while curtailing subsidies. http://indiabudget.nic.in/es2016-17/echapter.pdf

Tuesday, December 6, 2016

Check out this cool interactive article based on IHDS Income data and find out where you stand on the Indian Income pyramid... By Rukmini S. "INTERACTIVE: Where On The Indian Income Pyramid Do You Stand, And Does Facebook Know This Better Than You?" in HuffingtonPost, 22 Nov 2016. http://huff.to/2f3NvUG

Tuesday, December 6, 2016

The December edition of the IHDS Forum is out! Click here to read.

Friday, November 18, 2016

Barik D. and Arokiasamy P., 2016. "Rising Health Expenditure due to Non-communicable Diseases in India: An Outlook. " Frontiers in Public Health 4:268. doi: 10.3389/fpubh.2016.00268 http://journal.frontiersin.org/article/10.3389/fpubh.2016.00268/full

Wednesday, November 9, 2016

New opinion article by Sonalde Desai in The Hindu: The Politics of Perceptions.

Thursday, November 3, 2016

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Thursday, October 27, 2016

Routledge is coming out with a new book in 2017 entitled "Structural Transformation and Agrarian Change in India" by Goran Djurfeldt with Srilata Sirvcar that draws on IHDS data from rounds 1 and 2.

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Monday, October 10, 2016

IHDS working paper #20 "Janani Suraksha Yojana and Declining Socioeconomic Inequalities in Maternal Healthcare in Rural India." by Ruchi Jain, Sonalde Desai and Reeve Vanneman was recently written about by Samarth Bansal in The Hindu.

Monday, September 26, 2016

Please click here to read about the recent IHDS symposium on "Potential Approaches to Incorporating Gender in a Broader Framework of Income Inequality’."

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