Sudhanshu Sharma

Sudhanshu Sharma is a Country Economist for IGC Myanmar. Previously, he worked with Professors Erica Field and Rohini Pande on a large-scale Randomised Control Trial in rural Tamil Nadu, India. He holds an MPA in Public and Economic Policy from the London School of Economics (LSE). Prior to LSE, he was a Financial Analyst at Ernst & Young LLP. His research interests include development economics, political economy and economic growth.

Content by Sudhanshu Sharma
  • Blog post

    Replenishing the rice bowl: Productivity and quality in Myanmar’s rice export industry

    Myanmar’s rice industry can be reignited by reforms. However, key challenges need to be addressed for the country to re-establish itself in the international market. Myanmar once held the distinction of being the world’s largest exporter of rice, accounting for one-third of the global rice trade in 1934-1935. Post-independence nationalisation of the industry was...

    17 Jul 2019 | Siddhartha Basu , Sudhanshu Sharma