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  • Married
  • Permanent resident of the United States (since August 2015)
  • Citizen of India


  • PhD Economics (May 2017): The New School for Social Research (New York)
  • MPhil Economics (May 2015): The New School for Social Research (New York)
  • MA Economics (July 2010): Jawaharlal Nehru University (New Delhi)
  • BA (hons) Economics (July 2008): University of Delhi (New Delhi)


  • Fall 2017 – present: Assistant Professor, Department of Economics, California State University (San Bernardino, CA)
  • November 2016 – May 2017: Economist (Tax Policy) for New York City Department of Finance
  • Fall 2015: Teaching Fellow, Eugene Lang College of Liberal Arts (New York, NY)
  • Summer 2014: Visiting Professor, Department of Economics, University of Trento (Italy)
  • July 2012-November 2014: Research Associate, Schwartz Center for Economic Policy Analysis at The New School (New York, NY). INET Grant under Duncan Foley and Lance Taylor
  • Fall 2012-Spring 2015: Teaching Assistant, Eugene Lang College for Liberal Arts and The New School for Social Research (New York, NY)
  • August 2010 – December 2010: Research Consultant, Macro-Finance division at The National Institute for Public Finance and Policy (New Delhi, India)


  • External economics consultant, Koan Advisory Group (New Delhi, India)


  • Political Economy, Wealth Inequality, Economic History


  • Melamid Foundation Dissertation Fellowship (NSSR, 2015)
  • Andrew Mellon Stipend (NSSR, 2014)
  • Dean’s Fellowship (NSSR, 2013)
  • INET fellowship (NSSR, 2012-2014)