An autonomous research institute under the Ministry of Finance


Malvika Mahesh

Assistant Professor

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Research areas

Inclusive growth, economics of crime, financial sector development and financial inclusion, gender.

Recent publications

Other information

Peer-reviewed international working papers

1.      Agarwal, Bina and Malvika Mahesh (2021). Does the landowner’s gender affect farm productivity and self-cultivation? An empirical analysis for India. GDI Working Paper 2021-057. Manchester: The University of Manchester.

2.      Agarwal, B., Anthwal, R. and Malvika, M. (2020). Which women own land in India? Between divergent data sets, measures and laws. GDI Working Paper 2020-043. Manchester: The University of Manchester.