Simrin Makhija

International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI)

Senior Research Assistant

2033 K Street, NW

Washington, DC 20006

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

6

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96

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1

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Scholarly Papers (6)

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Insuring against Droughts: Evidence on Agricultural Intensification and Index Insurance Demand from a Randomized Evaluation in Rural Bangladesh

IFPRI Discussion Paper No. 1630
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 12 Apr 2017
World Bank, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI), International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI), International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI), World Bank, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) and International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI)
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Bangladesh, South Asia, Asia, Agriculture, Investment, Risk Management, Insurance, Risk, Weather Hazards, Drought, Weather, Climate, Price Elasticities, Price Formation, Inputs, Farm Inputs, Fertilizers, Irrigation, Pesticides, Crops, Yields, Smallholders, Index Insurance, Risk and Uncertainty

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New Modalities for Managing Drought Risk in Rainfed Agriculture: Evidence from a Discrete Choice Experiment in Odisha, India

IFPRI Discussion Paper 1563
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 17 Oct 2016
Patrick Ward and Simrin Makhija
International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) and International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI)
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INDIA, SOUTH ASIA, ASIA, droughts, risk, drought tolerance, rice, insurance, rainfed farming, agricultural policies, weather index insurance

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Accelerating Technical Change through Video-Mediated Agricultural Extension: Evidence from Ethiopia

IFPRI Discussion Paper 1851
Number of pages: 74 Posted: 22 Jul 2019
International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI), University of Bordeaux - GREThA (Research Group in Theoretical and Applied Economics), International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) and International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI)
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agricultural extension, information and communication technologies (icts), crop management, smallholders, farmers

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Does Identity Affect Aspirations in Rural India? An Examination From the Lens of Caste and Gender

IFPRI Discussion Paper 1857
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 13 Aug 2019
International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI), Duke Kunshan University, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) and International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI)
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gender, caste systems, priming, psychology, aspiration, children

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Cooperation and the Management of Local Common Resources in Remote Rural Communities: Evidence From Odisha, India

IFPRI Discussion Paper 1940, 2020
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 28 Jul 2020
Patrick S. Ward, Muzna Fatima Alvi and Simrin Makhija
Duke Kunshan University, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) and International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI)
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INDIA, SOUTH ASIA, ASIA, rural areas, resources, cooperation, nongovernmental organizations, risk, governance, local public goods, local common resources, experimental games, voluntary contribution mechanism

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Do Grassroots Interventions Relax Behavioral Constraints to the Adoption of Nutrition-Sensitive Food Production Systems?

IFPRI Discussion Paper 1839
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 13 Jun 2019
International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI), Duke Kunshan University, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) and International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI)
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nutrition, production systems, agricultural productivity, diversification, food systems, intervention