Arjun Bedi Prof., PhD (ISS)

My name is Arjun Singh Bedi and I am a professor of Development Economics at the International Institute of Social Studies (ISS) of Erasmus University Rotterdam, The Netherlands. I am also research fellow at the Center for Development Research, University of Bonn. My research focuses on labour, education and health economics in the context of developing countries. Current projects include the analysis of Community-Based Health Insurance initiatives in Ethiopia and India and and the effects of decentralizing health insurance on various outcomes in Indonesia. My work has been published in several international economics and development studies journals including Journal of Law and Economics, Journal of Development Economics, Economic Development and Cultural Change, Journal of Development Studies, Applied Economics, Labour Economics, Economics of Transition, Economics of Education Review and World Development.