Marie-Claire Robitaille-Blanchet


Sobey School of Business
Economics

Faculty Member Information

Interests

Development Economics; Son Preference; Children; Gender; Education; Health; International Trade.

Education

Ph.D., Economics, University of Otago, 2011
Master, Development Economics, Centre d'Etude et de Recherche sur le Developement International (CERDI, Universite d'Auvergne), 2006
Master, Development Economics and Project Analysis, Centre d'Etude et de Recherche sur le Developement International (CERDI, Universite d'Auvergne), 2006

Academic Work Experience

2012 - 2018, Assistant Professor, University of Nottingham Ningbo China
2010 - 2012, Post-doctoral Research Officer, University of Western Australia

Scholarly Contributions

Journal Articles

Chatterjee Ishita, Li Ian, Robitaille Marie-Claire. "An overview of India primary school education policies and outcomes 2005-2011", World Development 106 (Fall - 2018), 99 - 110
Robitaille Marie-Claire, Chatterjee Ishita. "Sex-selective Abortions and Infant Mortality in India: The Role of Parents Stated Son Preference", The Journal of Development Studies 54:1 (Fall - 2018), 47-56
Robertson Peter, Robitaille Marie-Claire. "The Tyranny of Distance and the Gravity of Resources", Economic Record 93:303 (Fall - 2018), 533-549
Ghosh Arghya, Robertson Peter, Robitaille Marie-Claire. "Does Globalisation Affect Crime? Theory and Evidence", The World Economy 39:10 (Fall - 2018), 1482-1513
Robitaille Marie-Claire. "Mothers-in-Law and Son Preference in India", Economic and Political Weekly Vol. 52:Issue No. 6 (Fall - 2017)
Robitaille Marie-Claire. "Determinants of Stated Son Preference in India: Are Men and Women Different?", The Journal of Development Studies 49:5 (Fall - 2013), 657-669
Maitra Pushkar, Rammohan Anu, Ray Ranjan, Robitaille Marie-Claire. "Food consumption patterns and malnourished Indian children: Is there a link?", Food Policy 38 (Fall - 2013), 70 - 81
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