Team

Core Team Members

Ashwini Deshpande

Ashwini Deshpande is Professor of Economics and the Founding Director of Centre for Economic Data and Analysis (CEDA) at Ashoka University. Her Ph.D. and early publications have been on the international debt crisis of the 1980s. Subsequently, she has been working on the economics of discrimination and affirmative action, with a focus on caste and gender in India...

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Ashwini Deshpande
Director
ashwini.deshpande@ashoka.edu.in
Kanika Mahajan

Kanika Mahajan is Assistant Professor of Economics at Ashoka University. Her primary research interests include empirical development economics in the field of gender, labor and agriculture. As part of her research agenda on gender and labor, she is currently working on issues around stagnation of women's labor force participation in urban India and decline in female employment in rural areas - exploring both the supply and...

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Kanika Mahajan
Member
kanika.mahajan@ashoka.edu.in
S.K. Ritadhi

Ritadhi is an Assistant Professor of Economics at Ashoka University. His primary research interests are in development economics and political economy and his current research focuses on the intersection of development and finance....

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S.K. Ritadhi
Member
sk.ritadhi@ashoka.edu.in

Advisory Committee

Interns