2015-12-16

India Human Development Survey (IHDS) Announces Users Conference and Call for Papers


The following Call for Papers is available on the IHDS Website.


Announcement: Call for Papers
User Conference: 16th-18th March 2016

The University of Maryland and the National Council of Applied Economic Research invite papers for India Human Development Survey (IHDS) user conference, to take place at 
Neemrana Fort Palace on March 16th-18th 2016. The conference provides a forum for IHDS users to present their work and exchange information regarding the survey. Papers must contain original analysis of IHDS data and may cover a range of topics included in the survey. Please send an extended abstract of 2-4 pages to ihdsinfo@gmail.com by January 8, 2016. The subject line of submission email should state: IHDS Conference Submission. Selected papers will be published in an edited volume.

Students and junior scholars working with IHDS data who do not have a paper to present, but would like to learn more about the data are encouraged to apply for a training session to be held on 16th March in conjunction with the conference. To apply: Send an email to inhdsinfo@gmail.com with a cover letter and a brief resume describing research interests. The subject line of submission email should state: IHDS Training Program.