Alok Kumar Singh

Dr. Alok Kumar Singh is Associate Professor of Economics at the University of Victoria (British Columbia). He received his PhD from Queen’s University. His areas of interest are macroeconomics and development economics. He has made major contributions on the issues related to inflation, entrepreneurship, productivity growth, and child labour and human capital in developing countries. He has published in leading journals such as International Economic Review and Review of Economic Dynamics.

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    Risks and investment in education

    Evidence shows that the educational outcomes of children to a large extent depend on their parents' background, their resources, and their socio-economic status. Parental choice in terms of investment in the education of their children is a major determinant of the educational attainment of the children and their future earning capacity. Low educational attainment in...

    10 Aug 2016 | Tanuka Endow, Alok Kumar Singh