2021-22 Courses


All Publications


  • Branchless banking: Evaluating the doorstep delivery of financial services in rural India JOURNAL OF DEVELOPMENT ECONOMICS Kochar, A. 2018; 135: 160–75
  • Do welfare programs work in weak states? Why? Evidence from a maternity support program in India JOURNAL OF DEVELOPMENT ECONOMICS Ghosh, P., Kochar, A. 2018; 134: 191–208
  • The Distributive Consequences of Social Banking: A Microempirical Analysis of the Indian Experience ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT AND CULTURAL CHANGE Kochar, A. 2011; 59 (2): 251-280
  • Targeting public goods to the poor in a segregated economy: An empirical analysis of central mandates in rural India JOURNAL OF PUBLIC ECONOMICS Kochar, A., Singh, K., Singh, S. 2009; 93 (7-8): 917-930
  • Schooling, wages and profits: Negative pecuniary externalities from schooling and their consequences for schooling investments JOURNAL OF DEVELOPMENT ECONOMICS Kochar, A. 2008; 86 (1): 76-95
  • The Effectiveness of India's Anti-Poverty Programmes JOURNAL OF DEVELOPMENT STUDIES Kochar, A. 2008; 44 (9): 1289-1308
  • Can targeted food programs improve nutrition? An empirical analysis of India's public distribution system ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT AND CULTURAL CHANGE Kochar, A. 2005; 54 (1): 203-235
  • Urban influences on rural schooling in India Conference on New Research on Education in Developing Countries Kochar, A. ELSEVIER SCIENCE BV. 2004: 113–36
  • Ill-health, savings and portfolio choices in developing economies JOURNAL OF DEVELOPMENT ECONOMICS Kochar, A. 2004; 73 (1): 257-285
  • Emerging challenges for Indian education policy Conference on Economic Policy Reforms and the Indian Economy Kochar, A. UNIV CHICAGO PRESS. 2002: 303–328
  • Parental benefits from intergenerational coresidence: Empirical evidence from rural Pakistan JOURNAL OF POLITICAL ECONOMY Kochar, A. 2000; 108 (6): 1184-1209
  • Evaluating familial support for the elderly: The intrahousehold allocation of medical expenditures in rural Pakistan ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT AND CULTURAL CHANGE Kochar, A. 1999; 47 (3): 621-656
  • Smoothing consumption by smoothing income: Hours-of-work responses to idiosyncratic agricultural shocks in rural India REVIEW OF ECONOMICS AND STATISTICS Kochar, A. 1999; 81 (1): 50-61
  • An empirical investigation of rationing constraints in rural credit markets in India JOURNAL OF DEVELOPMENT ECONOMICS Kochar, A. 1997; 53 (2): 339-371
  • Does lack of access to formal credit constrain agricultural production? Evidence from the land tenancy market in rural India AMERICAN JOURNAL OF AGRICULTURAL ECONOMICS Kochar, A. 1997; 79 (3): 754-763
  • EXPLAINING HOUSEHOLD VULNERABILITY TO IDIOSYNCRATIC INCOME SHOCKS 107th Annual Meeting of the American-Economic-Association Kochar, A. AMER ECON ASSN. 1995: 159–64