• 1094 Citations
  • 13 h-Index
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Adeline Delavande is a Professor of Economics at the Institute for Social and Economic Research, University of Essex. Her primary research focuses on understanding how individuals make decisions under uncertainty using elicited subjective expectations, in particular on how best to elicit subjective expectations from survey respondents in both developed and developing countries, and on how to use elicited expectations to make inference on behaviour, with applications related to education, health, family economics, development economics and aging.

Current research interests include: education, economic demography, health, development economics

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evidence Social Sciences
social security Social Sciences
Malawi Social Sciences
social status Social Sciences
Dementia Medicine & Life Sciences
developing country Social Sciences
election Social Sciences
voting Social Sciences

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Research Output at NOVA 2008 2019

  • 1094 Citations
  • 13 h-Index
  • 19 Article

Gender discrimination and social identity: evidence from urban Pakistan

Delavande, A. & Zafar, B., 1 Oct 2019, In : Economic Development and Cultural Change. 68, 1, p. 1-40 40 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

socioeconomic status
social status
2 Citations (Scopus)

University choice: the role of expected earnings, nonpecuniary outcomes, and financial constraints

Delavande, A. & Zafar, B., 1 Oct 2019, In : Journal of Political Economy. 127, 5, p. 2343-2393

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

career prospect
school choice
life cycle
1 Citation (Scopus)
labor supply
social security
labor force participation
1 Citation (Scopus)

Eliciting survival expectations of the elderly in low-income countries: Evidence from India

Delavande, A., Lee, J. & Menon, S., 2017, In : Demography. 54, p. 673-699 27 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
low income
7 Citations (Scopus)

HIV/AIDS-related expectations and risky sexual behaviour in Malawi

Delavande, A. & Kohler, H. P., 2016, In : Review of Economic Studies. 83, 1, p. 118-164 47 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Sexual behavior
Mortality risk