Ameet Morjaria

academic position
Associate Professor (untenured), Managerial Economics & Decision Sciences, Kellogg School of Management, Northwestern University
other affiliations 
National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER) - DEV 
Member and Vice-Chair Research Committee, Pan-African Research Council
Azrieli Global Scholar, Canadian Institute For Advanced Research (CIFAR)
Research Network Sustainable Global Supply Chains
Bureau for Research and Economic Analysis of Development (BREAD)
CEPR Development Economics, Organizational Economics and Industrial Organization Program 
International Growth Center (IGC) 
Center for the Study of Industrial Organizations, Northwestern University (CSIO NU)
Program of African Studies, Northwestern University  
Ford Motor Company Center for Global Citizenship, Northwestern University
Global Poverty Research Lab (GPRL), Northwestern University


fields Economic Development, Organizational Economics, Political Economy of Low-income countries


            joint with Robin Burgess, Remi Jedwab, Edward Miguel and Gerard Padro i Miquel
            AER, June 2015
            Media coverage: KelloggInsight;; AEA Research Highlight            

            joint with Rocco Macchiavello
            AER, September 2015
            Media coverage: KelloggInsight; AEA Research HighlightMicroeconomic Insights                   

            joint with Rocco Macchiavello
            QJE, May 2021
            Policy Notes: IGC

                                                     working papers

            joint with Chris Ksoll and Rocco Macchiavello 
            Status: conditionally accepted, ReStatFebruary 2021
            Media coverage:                
            Policy Notes: iiG
     Product Conflation and Market Design: Evidence from Ethiopia's Commodity Exchange
            Status: Draft slides, July 2021
            Presentations: CASBS 2021 Stanford, MIT Organizational Economics lunch, Yale Mini-Kuznets Conference 2020, 6th Workshop on Relational Contracts

    Export Market Exploration from Developing Countries
             joint with Nemanja Antic 

            Status: Draft slides, March 2021

            Presentations: 7th Relational Contracts Conference 2021, NBER Africa 2019, Northwestern University        
            Status: Working paper, January 2021 
                               work in progress
       Governance in Agricultural Supply Chains: Evidence from Rwanda's Zoning Policy 
            joint with Barron  M. Gatayiha Talamas 
            Status: fieldwork completed
            Funding: Gate and Ford Motor Company Center for Global Citizenship

       Quality Upgrading and Pass-Through in Uganda's Coffee Sector
         joint with Jie Bai, Lauren Falcao Bergquist and Yulu Tang
            Status: pilots ongoing
            Funding: PEDL, ATAI/MITx2, IGCx2, Weiss, and Milton