Bridging Education Gender Gaps in Developing Countries: The Role of Female Teachers
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We thank Prashant Bharadwaj, Julie Cullen, Gordon Dahl, Craig McIntosh, and several seminar participants for comments. We also thank the AP RESt team and the Azim Premji Foundation for collecting the data used in this paper, and thank Venkatesh Sundararaman for the overall support provided to the AP RESt project. Financial assistance for the data collection was provided by the Government of Andhra Pradesh, the UK Department for International Development (DFID), the Azim Premji Foundation, and the World Bank. The findings, interpretations, and conclusions expressed in this paper are those of the authors and do not necessarily represent the views of any of the organizations that supported the data collection. The views expressed herein are those of the authors and do not necessarily reflect the views of the National Bureau of Economic Research.