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Leah Lakdawala

Assistant Professor
Ph.D., University of California, San Diego

Address: 25B Marshall-Adams Hall
Tel: 517.355.7755
Fax: 517.432.1068
E-mail: lkl@msu.edu
Web: http://leahlakdawala.weebly.com/

Curriculum Vitae

  • Development Economics
  • Labor Economics
  • Bharadwaj, Prashant and Leah K. Nelson (forthcoming). “Discrimination begins in the womb – Evidence of Sex Selective Prenatal Investments.” Journal of Human Resources.
  • “From Loans to Labor: Access to Credit, Entrepreneurship and Child Labor.”
  • “Explaining the Differential Treatment of Daughters and Sons: The Role of Economic Incentives.”
  • "Perverse Consequences of Well-intentioned Regulation: Evidence from India's Child Labor Ban" (with Prashant Bharadwaj and Nicholas Li)
  • “Veteran Disability and Child Outcomes.” (with Prashant Bharadwaj)
  • “The Intergenerational Consequences of Tobacco Policy: A Review of Policy’s Influence on Maternal Smoking and Child Health.” (with David Simon)

Michigan State University Department of Economics