Taryn Dinkelman is an Assistant Professor of economics at Dartmouth College. Her research interests lie in the areas of development economics and labour markets in developing countries. She obtained her Ph.D. in economics from the University of Michigan in 2008.
Declining female labour force participation in rural India: The supply side
05 Mar 2017
Analysis of National Sample Survey data shows that low rates of female labour force participation in India are concentrated among married women in rural areas. This column suggests that this is partly because women with medium levels of education choose to spend more time on child care and domestic work.
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