Martin Ravallion

The writer is a professor of economics at Georgetown University, Washington DC, and president-elect of the society for the Study of Economic Inequality.

Articles By Martin Ravallion

It doesn’t trickle down

Processes of knowledge diffusion reinforce inequalities. We need explicit pro-poor targeting of efforts

MGNREGA is unwell

But tinkering with labour materials ratio or its coverage is not the right medicine

Reading Piketty in India

Human capital inequality is what India needs to be most concerned about right now.