About the Authors

Kaushalendra Kumar

Contributed equally to this work with: Kaushalendra Kumar, Santosh Kumar

Roles Conceptualization, Formal analysis, Methodology, Writing – original draft

kaushal@iips.net

Affiliation Department of Public Health & Mortality Studies, International Institute for Population Sciences, Mumbai, Maharashtra, India

Santosh Kumar

Contributed equally to this work with: Kaushalendra Kumar, Santosh Kumar

Roles Formal analysis, Methodology, Writing – original draft, Writing – review & editing

Affiliation Department of Economics and International Business, College of Business Administration, Sam Houston State University, Huntsville, Texas, United States of America

Ashish Singh

Roles Writing – review & editing

‡ These authors also contributed equally to this work.

Affiliation Shailesh J. Mehta School of Management, Indian Institute of Technology Bombay, Mumbai, Maharashtra, India

Faujdar Ram

Roles Conceptualization

‡ These authors also contributed equally to this work.

Affiliation Department of Public Health & Mortality Studies, International Institute for Population Sciences, Mumbai, Maharashtra, India

Abhishek Singh

Roles Writing – review & editing

‡ These authors also contributed equally to this work.

Affiliation Department of Public Health & Mortality Studies, International Institute for Population Sciences, Mumbai, Maharashtra, India

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.