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. 14522
Farzana Afridi, Amrita Dhillon, Arka Roy Chaudhuri, Saattvic
IZA Discussion Paper No. 14099
Farzana Afridi, Kanika Mahajan, Nikita Sangwan
published in: Oxford Open Economics, 2022, 1, odab003
IZA Discussion Paper No. 13967
Farzana Afridi, Sisir Debnath, E. Somanathan
published in Journal of Development Economics, 2021, 151, 102675
IZA Discussion Paper No. 12627
Farzana Afridi, Bidisha Barooah, Rohini Somanathan
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