Suicide and Property Rights in India
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Genicot is grateful to the Development Research Group of the World Bank for their warm hospitality during the writing of a first draft of this paper. Javier Torres's research assistance was appreciated. We thank Patrick Francois, Eliana La Ferrara and Debraj Ray for comments, as well as seminar participants at Bocconi University, the IIES, the Maryland Population Research Center, the World Bank DECRG and IFPRI. The views expressed herein are those of the authors and do not necessarily reflect the views of the National Bureau of Economic Research.