Sam Van Noort

Sam Van Noort is a political scientist and development economist. His research focuses predominantly on questions surrounding international trade, industrialisation and democratisation.

Content by Sam Van Noort
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    Can police enforcement reduce child marriage? Evidence from India

    Child marriage severely affects female well-being across the developing world, yet its causes remain poorly understood. Research that does examine the determinants of child marriage tends to focus on cultural- and economic factors that are difficult, if not impossible, to directly affect public policy. Inspired by interviews with local NGO workers specialised in the...

    16 Dec 2019 | Tanushree Goyal, Sam Van Noort