Research

Faculty fellows generate research on various aspects of emerging markets--including the Chinese and Indian markets. Here is a sample of topics that have been covered in recent research on selected topics:

Consumption

Education consumption in India: Should India's government subsidize private schools?--K. Sudhir
Does bargaining or fixed prices lead to improved welfare? Evidence from India--Daniel Keniston
Urban Chinese Homeowners as Consumer-Citizens--Deborah Davis

Innovation Adoption

Buy from the kirana or modern retail? Understanding modern retail adoption by the rich and poor in India-- K. Sudhir

Charitable Giving

How does advertising content generate donations for the elderly? A field experiment in India-- K. Sudhir

Bottom of Pyramid

Why won't the poor adopt smoke-free cook-stoves with major health benefits? A field experiment in Bangladesh--Mushifiq Mobarak.