Nisha Malhotra

Research Interests

Women health
Global Health
Health Care Access
Maternity Care Evaluation
Gender based studies
Global trade and trade remedy measures

Research Options

I am available and interested in collaborations (e.g. clusters, grants).
I am interested in and conduct interdisciplinary research.


Dr. Malhotra’s work is that of an inter-disciplinary social scientist with a strong interest in questions related to Population, Gender, and Health. Her recent work focuses on maternal and child health in India. Her other areas of research interest include International trade and development. She received an M.A. from Delhi School of Economics (DSE) and a Ph.D. from the University of Maryland (ECON). She has worked with the Indian council of research on international economic relations (ICRIER)and the World Bank. Currently, she teaches at the University of British Columbia.

Research Methodology

Demographic Health Survey - India, Pakistan, Zambia
Giving Voice to Mothers - experience of perinatal services
Census - Canada
World bank datasets



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