Seminar by- Christian Oldiges, Research Officer at Oxford Poverty and Human Development Initiative (OPHI), University of Oxford, 4th May, 2017 (Thursday) at 3:00 PM

  Measuring Multidimensional Poverty in India  by Christian Oldiges Research Officer at Oxford Poverty and Human Development Initiative (OPHI) University of Oxford On 4th May, 2017 (Thursday) at 3:00 PM Venue : Seminar Room (First Floor) Department of Economics, Delhi School of Economics All are cordially invited    

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Seminar by – Kunal Dasgupta, University of Toronto, 27th April, 2017 (Thursday) at 3:00 PM

  Distribution Costs, Product Quality, and Cross-Country Income Differences by Kunal Dasgupta University of Toronto  On 27th April, 2017 (Thursday) at 3:00 PM Venue : Seminar Room (First Floor) Department of Economics, Delhi School of Economics All are cordially invited Abstract We document that the efficiency of trade distribution systems have an important export country specific component: all else equal, wealthier countries have smaller but more frequent export shipments. A model of distribution and trade reveals that (i) this outcome is consistent with wealthier countries having lower per-shipment export costs and (ii) these lower costs give wealthier countries a comparative

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