Nikita Jacob

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I am a Research Fellow at CHE, University of York. I obtained my Doctorate in Economics from the University of Essex. 

I was supervised by Professor Marco Francesconi, and my PhD thesis is titled “Marital Unions and Human Capital Formation". Prior to Doctoral studies, I worked as a research associate at the National Council of Applied Economic Research, New Delhi, India and had a research internship at the Reserve Bank of India, Mumbai. I have earned an MSc in Economics and Econometrics  and received a BSc in Economics from University of Essex. 

Research interests:

  • Applied Econometrics 
  • Labour Economics
  • Family Economics
  • Economics of Education  
  • Development Economics