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I am an Assistant Professor at the Centre for Public Policy, Indian Institute of Management (IIM) Bangalore, and a Research Fellow at the Institute of Labor Economics (IZA), Bonn.

I obtained a Ph.D. in Quantitative Economics from the Economics and Planning Unit of Indian Statistical Institute (ISI), Delhi in 2015. Before joining IIM Bangalore, I worked as a Postdoctoral Researcher in the Development Economics Research Group of the University of Goettingen, Germany. I have also held visiting positions at the Centre for Modern Indian Studies, University of Goettingen, and Institute for Employment Research, University of Warwick.

My research interests are in the Economics of Education, Development Economics, Labour Economics, and Political Economy.