My thesis studies the decisions of rural households in India concerning their participation in the labour market following a positive (agricultural productivity) or negative shock (natural disaster). The main hypotheses that will be tested will depend on the nature of the shock that the household faces.
The objective is to show how individuals behave in the labor market following a positive or negative income shock.
Rural electrification, Trade policy, Agricultural productivity, Structural transformation, Natural resources, Natural disasters, Education, labor market.
Pr Martino Pelli, Département d'économique