Amrit Amirapu

Senior Lecturer (Associate Professor) of Economics

University of Kent, School of Economics

About me: I am an economist and Senior Lecturer (Associate Professor) at the University of Kent. My research interests span a range of topics in the field of development economics, including firm behavior, institutions (especially legal institutions) and informality.

I have a PhD in Economics from Boston University, an MA from Columbia University and a BA from Amherst College, where I studied physics and political philosophy.

I am a member of the Development Economics Research Centre at Kent, the Microeconomics Research Group, and the Macroeconomics, Growth and History Centre.


Fields: Development Economics, Applied Microeconomics


CV: View my latest CV here.