The impact of female leadership on public spending and service access: causal evidence from Indonesia

PhD Seminar (Econ)

Speaker

Ruth Nikijuluw

Venue

Other, please see description for details

Date

Friday, 25 September, 2020 - 11:00 to 12:00

This paper investigates the consequences of electing a female leader for fiscal and service outcomes. A dataset of districts in Indonesia with close election results between male and female mayoral candidates from 2005 to 2017 is used. This study employs a randomisation-based inference in regression discontinuity design to deal with non-random assignment of female leadership.

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