Ashwini Deshpande

Ashwini Deshpande is an Indian economist best known for her papers concerning various topics such as poverty, inequality, regional disparities and gender discrimination. She is currently working as a professor at Ashoka University.

Ashwini Deshpande is an Indian economist best known for her papers concerning various topics such as poverty, inequality, regional disparities and gender discrimination. She is currently working as a professor at Ashoka University.

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