In with the Big, Out with the Small: Removing Small-Scale Reservations in India
NBER Working Paper No. 19942
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We thank Mr. M.L. Philip, Mr. P.C. Nirala, Dr. Praveen Shukla, and Mr. M.M. Hasija at the Ministry of Statistics and Programme Implementation for their assistance in obtaining and interpreting the ASI data, and David Nelson and Steve Otto for assisting in matching the product reservation codes with the ASICC codes. We are grateful to David Neumark and Jeff Wenger, as well as seminar participants at Harvard, RAND, Wharton, and the London School of Economics for their valuable comments. This material is based upon work supported by the National Science Foundation under Grant No. SES-0922332. Any opinions, findings, and conclusions or recommendations expressed in this material are those of the authors and do not necessarily reflect the views of the National Science Foundation or the National Bureau of Economic Research.