India Today-8 Feb 2019
Quoted on UBI in
Quoted on UBI in
An economics professor at London School of Economics, Maitreesh Ghatak, explained that UBI has three primary features - cash transfer, ..
JPE 2002 paper on tenancy reform is cited in:
Financial Express-11 Jan 2019
Indeed, a study by Abhijit Banerjee, Paul Gertler and Maitreesh Ghatak, published in the Journal of Political Economy, showed that the land ...
Quoted on UBI in
CNBCTV18-10 Jan 2019
Economics Professor at London School of Economics, Maitreesh Ghatak, says, "Evidence from low- and middle-income countries suggest that,
Press coverage of this report:
A column by senior journalist Abheek Barman refers to paper on the correlates of Maoist violence in India with Oliver Vanden Eynde, November 18, 2018
Economic Times (blog)-18 Nov 2018
In a 2017 EPW paper, economist Maitreesh Ghatak of the London School of Economics and Oliver Vanden Eyende of the Paris School of ...
JDE 1999 paper cited in
Kashmir Reader-3 Nov 2018
Ghatak, Maitreesh and Timothy Guinnane. (1999). “The economics of lending with joint liability: theory and practice.” Journal of Development ...
India Today-19 Oct 2018
Back in the last general election, in 2014, nothing helped the then prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi more than his promise to root out ...
Interview in the National Herald, September 16, 2018
National Herald-16 Sep 2018
Maitreesh Ghatak, Professor of Economics at London School of Economics, interviewed by Tathagata Bhattacharya on the state of the Indian economy
The Telegraph India-13 Sep 2018
Maitreesh Ghatak, professor of economics in London School of Economics, was more forthcoming. "Creative destruction has two parts - the creative part and the destructive part....."
India Today-7 Sep 2018
"It (demonetisation) has been a complete failure," says Maitreesh Ghatak, professor of economics at the London School of Economics.
The Telegraph India-2 Sep 2018
Maitreesh Ghatak makes a point during the adda at The Bengal Club as (right) Suman Ghosh listens in rapt attention.
TV interview in Scroll.in about the Gujarat model before the recent state elections, February 7, 2018
Interview in BBC about the Gujarat model before the recent state elections, December 14, 2017
Prof Maitreesh Ghatak, from the London School of Economics, and Dr Sanchari Roy, from King's College London, have put this to the test.
TV Interview by Sreenivasan Jain of NDTV about the Gujarat model (between 6-10 minutes in the clip below) before the recent state elections, November 21, 2017
TV Interview by Sreenivasan Jain of NDTV about the Gujarat model before the National elections, May 11, 2014
Discussion of an auction-based proposal for land acquisition I made with Parikshit Ghosh in The Economist
The Economist-21 Apr 2015
A suggestion by Maitreesh Ghatak of the London School of Economics and Parikshit Ghosh of the Delhi School of Economics is to invite offers ..
An essay by Sasha Volokh on prison privatisation that discussed my work on ownership of public goods with Tim Besley.
Washington Post -27 Feb 2014
And Timothy Besley and Maitreesh Ghatak show that, when both a provider and the government can make productive investments in a project, and when the provider is altruistic, then the provider should own the project if it values it more than the government does. Privatization can thus be more beneficial in the presence of altruistic providers.
The Wire-18 Feb 2018
Can a Land Acquisition Act address both justice and prosperity? Maitreesh Ghatakand Parikshit Ghosh think it can ...
Moneycontrol.com-30 Jan 2018
When asked this to Maitreesh Ghatak, an Economics Professor at London School of Economics, he too pointed that the amount is not sufficient.
Fortune India-28 Jan 2018
Down To Earth Magazine (press release) (blog)-18 Dec 2017
Four years later, Maitreesh Ghatak of London School of Economics writes about Gujarat's development model: “When it comes to social ...
The Wire-28 Nov 2017
For example, Ghatak and Roy and Nagaraj and Pandey looked at if there were trend breaks in Gujarat's path of growth relative to India, before ...
The Wire-27 Nov 2017
As economist Maitreesh Ghatak describes it, Gujarat is a “classic case of a corporate-led development model which involves increasing ...
The Wire-26 Nov 2017
Other work, including by Maitreesh Ghatak, has also highlighted the growing gap between income growth and conditions of life, including the ...
WION-20 Nov 2017
In a recent article well-known economist, Maitreesh Ghatak evaluated Gujarat's performance on various economic indicators and found it to be ...
The Quint-17 Oct 2017
While commenting on the ten years of the Manmohan Singh government, London School of Economics professor Maitreesh Ghatak and two ...
Nikkei Asian Review-1 Oct 2017
The risk, warns Maitreesh Ghatak of the London School of Economics, is that "Modinomics has turned into muddlenomics." Growth slowed to
Livemint-23 Aug 2017
In a 2005 paper, Timothy Besley and Maitreesh Ghatak established that matching the missions of citizens (principal) with those of the public ...
Aljazeera.com-3 Aug 2017
Maitreesh Ghatak, a professor of economics at the LSE who has written about freedom of speech, points to a trend of extreme polarisation in ...
Firstpost-23 Jan 2017
... the Business Standard newspaper this morning says UBI, based on existing definition of the poverty line, as calculated by Maitreesh Ghatak, ...
Irish Times-5 Jan 2017
... example of firing cannonballs to kill mosquitos, with huge collateral damage,” said Maitreesh Ghatak of the London School of Economics.
The Quint-21 Dec 2016
Maitreesh Ghatak, professor of economics at the London School of Economics, who learnt the subject at Presidency during the late 1980s, says ...
Politicsweb-15 Dec 2016
Maitreesh Ghatak and Sanchari Roy in an article entitled “Land reform and agricultural productivity in India: a review of evidence” in the Oxford ...
The Wire-8 Dec 2016
Huge collateral damage: Maitreesh Ghatak, professor, London School of Economics and Political Science, London. Credit: lse.co.uk.
Chandigarh Tribune-5 Dec 2016
Maitreesh Ghatak (Professor, The London School of Economics and Political Science, London). The demonetisation policy, at best, is a ...
Basic Income News-3 Dec 2016
... Berkeley), Vijay Joshi (Oxford), and Maitreesh Ghatak (London School of Economics) for additional support. (One might additionally mention ...
Times of India-27 Nov 2016
Ghosh points out that there have been a chorus of economists of the stature of Amartya Sen, Larry Summers, Kaushik Basu, Maitreesh Ghatak, ...
Livemint-17 Nov 2016
Another paper by Maitreesh Ghatak, Parikshit Ghosh and Ashok Kotwal, economists at London School of Economics, Delhi School of ...
Economic Times (blog)-30 Aug 2016
It has been advocated by economists like Pranab Bardhan and Maitreesh Ghatak. Many leftists welcome UBI as a fundamental right, and an ...
Livemint-27 Aug 2016
In a recent Indian Expressarticle, Maitreesh Ghatak, professor at the London ... Ghatak points out that the current welfare spending of the ....
Daily News & Analysis-9 May 2016
Maitreesh Ghatak, Economics Professor at London School of Economics says, “Ola and Uber are using a basic pricing model where they ...
The Quint-2 Apr 2016
Maitreesh Ghatak, professor of economics at the London School of Economics responded to this on March 15 in the same paper. He showed ...
Livemint-23 Mar 2016
In a paper written before the 2014 Lok Sabha elections, Maitreesh Ghatak, professor of economics at the London School of Economics, and his ...
DAWN.com (blog)-11 Nov 2015
Professors Maitreesh Ghatak of the London School of Economics and Sanchari Roy of the University of Warwick are also interested in the ...
Calcutta Telegraph-17 Oct 2015
In a paper that he has co-authored with Maitreesh Ghatak of the London School of Economics and Sandip Mitra of the Indian Statistical Institute, ...
Scroll.in-21 Jul 2015
That leaves out farmers whose land title is in their fathers' names, said Maitreesh Ghatak, a professor at the London School of Economics.
The Guardian-12 May 2015
This exceptionally vulnerable group is, according to developmental economist Maitreesh Ghatak, also likely to get hardest hit by the sort of ...
Quartz-5 May 2015
“It's a classic underreporting problem,” said Maitreesh Ghatak, a professor at the London School of Economics who has studied land acquisition ...
Business Standard-23 Dec 2014
In March 2014, before the Lok Sabha elections, Professors Maitreesh Ghatak and Sanchari Roy compared the Gujarat economy under ...
The Hindu-13 Oct 2014
In a letter to Mr. Modi, Dilip Abreu, Pranab Bardhan, V. Bhaskar, Ashwini Deshpande, Jean Dreze, Maitreesh Ghatak, Jayati Ghosh, Dilip ...
Firstpost-24 May 2014
According to this MoneyControl article, Maitreesh Ghatak of the London School of Economics, Parikshit Ghosh of the Delhi School of ...ersity of ...
Business Standard-11 May 2014
As the economist Maitreesh Ghatak and collaborators concluded after carefully evaluating the UPA's numbers: "This manufactured reality ...
The Conversation-21 Apr 2014
Maitreesh Ghatak, professor of economics at the LSE and Sanchari Roy, a research associate at the Department of Economics, at Warwick ...
Business Standard-14 Apr 2014
Written by Maitreesh Ghatak of the London School of Economics, Parikshit Ghosh of the Delhi School of Economics and Ashok Kotwal of the ...
Livemint-11 Apr 2014
In a sharply worded critique of the 'wild euphoria and exuberant optimism about (Narendra) Modi's economic leadership', Maitreesh Ghatak of ...
The Gujarat muddle
Opinion-The Hindu-10 Apr 2014
Economic Times-6 Apr 2014
Independent observers (like economists Maitreesh Ghatak and Sanchari Roy) repeat this, and add that poverty declined by an averag
India.com-2 Apr 2014
Despite, various scams, Maitreesh Ghatak, of the London School of Economics, Parikshit Ghosh of the Delhi School of Economics and Ashok ...
on overall economic parameters worse than ...
International-Daily News & Analysis-1 Apr 2014
Rediff-25 Jul 2012
Parikshit Ghosh, Associate Professor at Delhi School of Economics, and Maitreesh Ghatak, Professor of Economics at London School of ...
The Hindu-11 Mar 2012
Jean Drèze (Allahabad University);. Bhaskar Dutta (Warwick University);. Maitreesh Ghatak (London School of Economics);. Deepti Goel (Delhi ...
Calcutta Telegraph-27 Jun 2009
Maitreesh Ghatak, professor of economics at the London School of Economics, sees the Lalgrah visit as an encouraging sign of civil society .