Nabanita Datta Gupta is Professor at Department of Economics and Business Economics, Aarhus University, past member of the Danish Social Science Research Council and past executive committee member of the EALE. Her PhD is in Labor Economics from Cornell University, 1992. She has been previously employed as Assistant Professor at the School of Industrial Management, NJIT, Associate Professor at the Aarhus School of Business, Aarhus, visiting scholar at Cornell University’s ILR School in 1993-1994, Research Professor at SFI-The Danish National Center for Social Research, and visiting scholar at the NBER in 2006-2007.

Her research interests include gender wage differentials, discrimination, education, occupational choice, retirement and pension systems, health economics and microeconometric analyses of economic development. Her articles appear in American Economic Review, Journal of Applied Econometrics, Journal of Public Economics and Health Economics, among others.

She joined IZA as a Research Fellow in February 2005.


IZA Publications

IZA Discussion Paper No. 10394
published in: European Economic Review, 2018, 101, 567-604
IZA Discussion Paper No. 9045
published in Economics of Education Review, 2016, 53, 217-229
IZA Discussion Paper No. 8446
published in: PLOS One, 2015, doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0118546
IZA Discussion Paper No. 7257
published as "Differences in the labor market entry of second-generation immigrants and ethnic Danes" in IZA Journal of Migration 2014, 3:16
IZA Discussion Paper No. 6963
published in: B.E. Journal of Economic Analysis and Policy, 2016, 16 (2), 577-617.
IZA Discussion Paper No. 6962
published in: Review of Economics of the Household, 2018, 16 (2), 407-425
IZA Discussion Paper No. 5848
short version published as 'The effects of type of non-parental child care on pre-teen skills and risky behavior' in: Economics Letters 2012, 116, 622-625
IZA Discussion Paper No. 5843
published in: Social Science and Medicine, 2015, 136-137,44-51
IZA Discussion Paper No. 4098
published as 'Overweight and obesity and the utilization of primary care physicians' in: Health Economics, 2011, 20 (S1), 53 - 67
IZA Discussion Paper No. 3989
published in: Economic Modelling, 2010, 27 (4), 854-865
IZA Discussion Paper No. 3773
published in: Review of Economics of the Household, 2010, 8 (3), 325-343
IZA Discussion Paper No. 3196
published in Economics & Human Biology, 2017, 24(C), 80-91
IZA Discussion Paper No. 3188
published in: Journal of Public Economics, 2010, 94 (1-2), 30-43
IZA Discussion Paper No. 2038
revised version published as 'HRM Practices and the Within-Firm Gender Wage Gap' in: British Journal of Industrial Relations, 2012, 50 (3), 554 - 580
IZA Discussion Paper No. 2014
published in: Review of Economics of the Household, 2008, 6 (1), 65-89
IZA Discussion Paper No. 1833
revised version published as 'Gender Matching and Competitiveness: Experimental Evidence' in: Economic Inquiry, 2013, 51 (1), 816–835.
IZA Discussion Paper No. 860
published in: D.S. Hamermesh and G.A. Pfann (eds.). Contributions to Economic Analysis, Vol. 271, , Elsevier Press, 2004
IZA Discussion Paper No. 756
published in: Industrial and Labor Relations Review, 2006, 59 (2), 243-266
IZA Discussion Paper No. 263
published in: Economica, 2002, 69 (276), 609-629