Farzana Afridi

Research Fellow

Indian Statistical Institute

Farzana Afridi is a Professor of Economics at the Indian Statistical Institute in Delhi. Her main area of research is in development and labor economics. Her current research interests include female labour force participation, the design of public programmes in developing countries and the effects of social identities on labour productivity. She received her Ph.D. in economics in 2006 from the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor.

She joined IZA as a Research Fellow in February 2012.


IZA Publications

IZA Discussion Paper No. 15948
Farzana Afridi, Abhishek Arora, Diva Dhar, Kanika Mahajan
IZA Discussion Paper No. 15774
published online in: Klaus F. Zimmermann (ed.), Handbook of Labor, Human Resources and Population Economics, Springer, 16 September 2022
IZA Discussion Paper No. 15120
Farzana Afridi, Sisir Debnath, Taryn Dinkelman, Komal Sareen
published online in: World Bank Economic Review, 11 January 2023
IZA Discussion Paper No. 14568
published as 'The Gendered Effects of Droughts: Production Shocks and Labor Response in Agriculture' in: Labour Economics, 2022, 78, 102227
IZA Discussion Paper No. 14522
Farzana Afridi, Amrita Dhillon, Arka Roy Chaudhuri, Saattvic
published in: Journal of Asian Economics, 2022, 83, 101550
IZA Discussion Paper No. 14099
published in: Oxford Open Economics, 2022, 1, odab003