B.A. Economics (Honours), Lady Shri Ram College, Delhi University
M.A. Economics, Delhi School of Economics, Delhi University
M.A. Political Economy, Boston University (USA)
Ph.D. Economics, Boston University (USA)
Teaching Experience: Approx 8.5 years
Areas of Interest:
Economics of Education, Applied Econometrics (using micro level cross-sectional data) in various fields: Education, Health Economics, Environmental Economics, Credit card risk.
Macro Economics, Environmental Economics, Econometrics, Statistical Methods for Economists, International Economics, Principles of Microeconomics.
Publications: (most recent first)
- i) Book review on “Poor Economics” by Abhijit Banerjee and Esther Duflo, co-authored with Niti Bhutani.
Business Analyst, Volume 32, Issue 2, October 2011-March 2012.
- ii) Article on Right to Education(RTE) , with Niti Bhutani- published on page 9 of Financial Express, April 23rd, 2012 .
iii) The Relationship between Risk Factors and Health Care Claims Cost in Program Design and Evaluation, with Ian Duncan and Christian Birkmeyer in Managing and Evaluating Healthcare Intervention Programs by Ian Duncan, Actex Publications 2008
- iv) The Costs of Air Pollution Abatement, with Raymond S. Hartman and David Wheeler.
Applied Economics Vol 29, No. 6, June 1997, pg 759-774.
- v) Formal and Informal Regulation of Industrial Pollution: Comparative Evidence from
Indonesia and the U.S, with Sheoli Pargal, Hemamala Hettige and David Wheeler.
The World Bank Economic Review, Vol 11, No. 3 (1997).
- vi) IPPS: The Industrial Pollution Projection System, with Hemamala Hettige, Paul Martin
& David Wheeler. Working Paper 1431. Policy Research Department, World Bank, Washington,
DC, Processed. (1994).
Membership, National Committee, International Committee, Editorial Boards, Learned Societies: N/A