Posts tagged as: Monash University

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    Gaurav Datt

    Gaurav Datt is an Associate Professor in the Department of Economics and Deputy Director of the Centre for Development Economics and Sustainability. He has over twenty years of research and operational work experience in the development sector. He has worked in research positions at the World Bank and the International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) in Washington D.C.

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    Asad Islam

    Asad is a Professor at the Department of Economics, and Director of the Centre for Development Economics and Sustainability (CDES) at the Faculty of Business and Economics at Monash University. His recent research focuses on social networks, schooling and health, microfinance, petty corruption, and risk-sharing mechanisms of households.

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    Liang Choon Wang

    Liang Choon Wang is an Assistant Professor at the Department of Economics, Monash University. His research interests include applied micro, development economics, education, experiments, health economics, labor economics, and public economics.

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    Paul Raschky

    Paul completed his PhD in 2008 at the University of Innsbruck Austria. He joined the department in 2009 after a research visit at the Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania. His research interests are in the fields of political economy, environmental economics, insurance economics and development economics with a focus on natural hazards.

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    Jeffrey LaFrance

    Jeffrey T. LaFrance is a professor in the Department of Economics at Monash University and an Affiliated Professor at the Paul G. Allen School for Global Animal Health and Adjunct Professor at the School of Economic Sciences at Washington State University.

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    Ananta Neelim

    Ananta Neelim is a doctoral candidate at the Department of Economics at Monash University and a contributor for 'Ideas for India'.

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    Asadul Islam

    Asadul Islam completed his PhD at Monash University in 2009 having received his BSS and MSS in Economics from the University of Dhaka, and MA in Economics from University of Saskatchewan, Canada. Prior to joining at Monash, Dr Islam worked at Bangladesh Institute of Development Studies (BIDS) as a research associate and the research fellow. Asadul Islam works on issues...

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    Joseph Vecci

    Joseph Vecci is a PhD student in the Department of Economics, Monash university. His research interest include development, economics of education and experimental economics. Specifically, he is conducting experiments to understand social status and leadership in developed and developing countries (including India). Joe has also worked as a consultant for the Solomon Island...

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    Lata Gangadharan

    Lata Gangadharan is a Professor in the Department of Economics at Monash University. She obtained her PhD in 1998 from the University of Southern California. She is an experimental economist and her research encompasses both experiments in markets and auction design and experiments on social preferences. Her research in the area of environmental economics has direct...

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    Pushkar Maitra

    Pushkar Maitra’s primary research interests include Development Economics, Population Economics, Applied Econometrics and Behavioural Economics. His specific research interests are analysis of poverty and welfare in developing countries; health, education and human capital accumulation; fertility, mortality and gender preference with special focus on South Africa and...