Jishnu Das is a Senior Economist in the Development Research Group at The World Bank. He received his Ph.D. from Harvard University in Economics in 2001. Since joining the World Bank, Jishnu has worked on issues related to the delivery of basic services, particularly health and education. His work draws upon data collected in Zambia (education), India (health and education), Pakistan (education) and Paraguay (health).
- User fees and abuser fees
- Improving access to drugs: Fitting the solution to the problem
- Too little knowledge is a dangerous thing
- A Data Guide to Sir Michael Barber’s “The Good News from Pakistan”
- Who's listening to the "knowledge bank"?
- Life in a School
- Are Non-Cognitive Gains in Education More Important than Test-Scores?
- Notes from the Field: Comparing Three Villages in Madhya Pradesh
- Notes From The Field: Playing Chicken in India
- Education, Test-Scores and Other Things That Matter
- Poor by (revealed) choice Parts II and III: implications and critique
- Poor by (revealed) choice: A neophyte’s guide to Martin Ravallion’s proposal for global poverty targets
- Jishnu and Shanta Talk Transfers
- Is the New York Times Ethicist a Better Economist than…..The Economist?