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Professor Sonia Bhalotra Professor of Economics, University of Essex

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srbhal@essex.ac.uk
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Curriculum vitae
Sonia is Professor of Economics at Essex, where she is also co-Investigator on the ESRC-funded Research Centre on Micro-Social Change, and the Human Rights, Big Data and Technology Project. Her research is on human capital, the long benefits of early life health interventions; gender; and political representation. Her papers are here: https://www.iza.org/person/2905/sonia-r-bhalotra

Publications

Displaying publications 1 - 15 of 59 in total

  1. Urban water disinfection and mortality decline in lower-income countries

    Sonia Bhalotra, Alberto Diaz-Cayeros, Grant Miller, et al.

    1. Science And Technology
    2. Poverty
    3. Health
  2. Longitudinal effects of perinatal social support on maternal depression: a marginal structural modelling approach

    Ashley Hagaman, Katherine LeMasters, Paul N. Zivich, et al.

    1. Social Networks
    2. Psychology
    3. Childbearing: Fertility
    4. Well Being
    5. Health
  3. Urgent care centers, hospital performance and population health

    Sonia Bhalotra, Letícia Nunes, and Rudi Rocha

    1. Public Policy
    2. Health
  4. The escalation of domestic violence during the Covid-19 lockdown

    Sonia Bhalotra

    1. Crime And Justice
    2. Households
    3. Unemployment
    4. Welfare Benefits
    5. Health
    6. Covid 19
  5. Maternal investments in children: the role of expected effort and returns

    Sonia Bhalotra, Adeline Delavande, Paulino Font-Gilabert, et al.

    1. Child Development
    2. Economics
    3. Childbearing: Fertility
  6. The impact of a personalised blood pressure warning on health outcomes and behaviours

    Sonia Bhalotra, Adeline Delavande, Paul Fisher, et al.

    1. Survey Methodology
    2. Health
    3. Biology
  7. Maternal depression in rural Pakistan: the protective associations with cultural postpartum practices

    Katherine LeMasters, Nafeesa Andrabi, Ashley Hagaman, et al.

    1. Social Networks
    2. Psychology
    3. Rural Sociology
    4. Childbearing: Fertility
    5. Well Being
    6. Health
    7. Social Behaviour
    8. Sociology Of Households
    9. Caregiving
  8. Infant health, cognitive performance and earnings: evidence from inception of the welfare state in Sweden

    Sonia Bhalotra, Martin Karlsson, Therese Nilsson, et al.

    1. Education
    2. Child Development
    3. Economics
    4. Wages And Earnings
    5. Health
    6. Life Course Analysis
  9. Productivity effects of dengue in Brazil

    Sonia Bhalotra, Gabriel Facchini, Aline Menezes, et al.

    1. Labour Market
    2. Economics
    3. Poverty
    4. Welfare Benefits
    5. Income Dynamics
    6. Health
  10. Property rights and gender bias: evidence from land reform in West Bengal

    Sonia Bhalotra, Abhishek Chakravarty, Dilip Mookherjee, et al.

    1. Law And Legislation
    2. Childbearing: Fertility
    3. Housing Market
  11. Fertility and labor market responses to reductions in mortality

    Sonia Bhalotra, Atheendar Venkataramani, and Selma Walther

    1. Labour Market
    2. Family Formation And Dissolution
    3. Childbearing: Fertility
  12. Twin birth and maternal condition

    Sonia Bhalotra and Damian Clarke

    1. Labour Market
    2. Childbearing: Fertility
    3. Health
  13. The twin instrument: fertility and human capital investment

    Sonia Bhalotra and Damian Clarke

    1. Human Capital
    2. Economics
    3. Childbearing: Fertility
    4. Health
  14. Leader identity and coordination

    Sonia Bhalotra, Irma Clots-Figueras, Lakshmi Iyer, et al.

    1. Politics
    2. Religion
    3. Ethnic Groups
    4. Societies
    5. Race Relations
  15. Women's inheritance rights reform and the preference for sons in India

    Sonia Bhalotra, Rachel Brulé, and Sanchari Roy

    1. Law And Legislation
    2. Economics
    3. Childbearing: Fertility

Media

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  1. The longer term impact of mothers' malnutrition on babies - Professor Sonia Bhalotra on BBC Radio 4

  2. Según estudios, la presencia femenina en los gobiernos beneficia a las políticas de salud pública, educación y legislación a favor de las mujeres

  3. Según estudios, la presencia femenina en los gobiernos beneficia a las políticas de salud pública, educación y legislación a favor de las mujeres

  4. Aumentar la presencia femenina en los gobiernos de países en desarrollo beneficia a las políticas de salud pública y educación

  5. Aumentar la presencia femenina en los gobiernos de países en desarrollo beneficia a las políticas de salud pública y educación

  6. La presencia femenina en gobiernos de países en desarrollo beneficia la política de salud y educación

  7. Aumentar la presencia femenina en los gobiernos de países en desarrollo beneficia a las políticas de salud pública y educación

  8. The Sturgeon effect: raising the share of women in government is not just a matter of fairness or diversity


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