NATIONAL BUREAU OF ECONOMIC RESEARCH
NATIONAL BUREAU OF ECONOMIC RESEARCH
loading...

Human Capital Development and Parental Investment in India

Orazio Attanasio, Costas Meghir, Emily Nix

NBER Working Paper No. 21740
Issued in November 2015, Revised in March 2019

---- Acknowledgments ----

We thank the editor Michèle Tertilt, five anonymous referees, Joseph Altonji, Richard Blundell, Teodora Boneva, Sarah Cattan, Flavio Cunha, James Heckman, Corina Mommaerts, Susanne Schennach and Matthew Wiswall for their useful comments and discussions; we are greatly indebted to Young Lives for generously sharing their data with us. Orazio Attanasio was partially financed by the ESRC Professorial Fellowship ES/K010700/1 and by the European Research Council Advanced Grants 249612. Costas Meghir thanks NIH for funding under grant R01 HD072120 as well as the Cowles foundation and the ISPS at Yale for financial assistance. Emily Nix obtained funding from an NSF Graduate Research Fellowship. All mistakes are our own. Comments and suggestions are welcome. The views expressed herein are those of the authors and do not necessarily reflect the views of the National Bureau of Economic Research.

return to bibliography page

 
Publications
Activities
Meetings
NBER Videos
Themes
Data
People
About

National Bureau of Economic Research, 1050 Massachusetts Ave., Cambridge, MA 02138; 617-868-3900; email: info@nber.org

Contact Us