Design Pitch: Urban Sanitation in India: Targeting Behavioural Interventions
- Date: Apr 27, 2023
- Time: 02:30 PM (Local Time Germany)
- Speaker: Ahana Basistha, Indian Statistical Institute, Delhi
- Location: MPI
- Room: Ground Floor
Poor urban waste
management has severe negative effects on health and economic outcomes. We conduct a randomized control trial among households in the Patna Municipal Corporation in Bihar, India to examine the effects of behavioural interventions on urban waste segregation. We test the effectiveness of religion and social recognition on the waste segregation behaviour of households.