I am a professor at the International Institute for Population Sciences (IIPS), Mumbai, India. I research on Conditional cash transfer (CCT) programs in India. I also served as Consultant to UNFPA, UNICEF and Govt. of India to evaluate the CCT programs for children. My publications are available in reputed journals and reports. This year (2016-17), I am a Fulbright Senior Fellow at Cornell University, Ithaca, NY and here I research on CCTs for empowering girls and women, by looking at evidences from international experiences. I am a sociologist and demographer by training.
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