Faculty Directory

Shanta Pandey


Selected Publications

Pandey, S. (2018). Women’s knowledge about the conditional cash incentive program and its association with institutional delivery in Nepal, PLOS ONE.

Murugan, V. & Pandey, S. (2018).  Correlates of Female Sterilization in Bihar: Does Women’s Empowerment Matter? Global Social Welfare, DOI: 10.1007/s40609-018-0116-x

Pandey, S. (2017). Editorial: The road from Millennium Development Goals to Sustainable Development Goals by 2030: Social Work’s role in empowering women and girls. Affilia: Journal of Women in Social Work, 32(2), 125-132.DOI: 10.1177/0886109917704040

Pandey, S. (2017).  Persistent Nature of Child Marriage among Women Even When it is Illegal: The Case of Nepal. Children and Youth Services Review, 73, 242–247.

Pandey, S., Murugan, V., Karki, Y.B., & Mathur, A. (2017).  In-home smoking in households with women of reproductive age in Nepal: Does women’s empowerment matter? Health and Social Work, 42(1):32-40. Doi: 10.1093/hsw/hlw057.

Pandey, S., Karki, Y.B., Murugan, V., & Mathur, A. (September 2017, First Online: March 11, 2016). Mothers’ risk for experiencing neonatal and under-five child deaths in Nepal: The role of empowerment. Global Social Welfare, 4 (3), 105–115. DOI 10.1007/s40609-016-0047-3.

Pandey, S. (2016). Physical or sexual violence against women of childbearing age within marriage in Nepal: Prevalence, causes, and prevention strategies. International Social Work, 59(6), 803–820 Doi: 10.1177/0020872814537857

Pandey, S. & Lin, Y. (2013). Adjusted effects of domestic violence, tobacco use, and indoor air pollution from use of solid fuel on child mortality. Maternal and Child Health Journal, 17(8), 1499-1507. DOI 10.1007/s10995-012-1163-z

Pandey, S. & Lin, Y. (2013). Tobacco use among married women in Nepal: the role of women’s empowerment. Maternal and Child Health Journal, 17, 530-538. DOI 10.1007/s10995-012-1027-6

Pandey, S., Lin, Y., Collier-Tenison, S., & Bodden, J. (2012). Social factors determining the experience of blindness among pregnant women in developing countries: the case of India. Health and Social Work, 37(3), 157-169.


Professional Activities

Member of Editorial Board of Encyclopedia of Social Work