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Sukanta Bhattacharya is Associate Professor of Economics at the University of Calcutta. An alumnus of Presidency College, Calcutta and the University of Calcutta, Sukanta received his Ph.D. from the University of British Columbia. The broad areas of his teaching and research interests are political economy, institutional economics, and development economics.
Posts by Sukanta Bhattacharya
Families' socioeconomic status impacts how parents make decisions regarding their children's education. Taking into account the interplay of caste and class, this paper finds that when families are to...
Studies have found positive effects of teacher-student gender matching on students’ learning outcomes in certain countries. Based on a theoretical model – tested empirically with survey data from ...