Sumant Rai
Lecturer
Department of Economics
Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
Troy, NY 12180

Email: rais3@rpi.edu



Research

  • Financing Formal Institutions.
  • Productive Social Capital and Economic Growth. 
  • Exchange Market pressure and Monetary Policy of Singapore” (with Amlan Datta and David Kemme) 
  • Trade Creation and Trade Diversion Effects of Dominican Republic-Central America Free Trade Agreement (with Amlan Datta and David Kemme)

  • Bubbles, Crises and Inequality (Work in Progress)

Teaching

Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute

Spring 2016

Econ 2020: Intermediate Macroeconomics (Spring 16, Fall 15, Spring 15, Fall 14)

Econ 4120/6120: Mathematical Method in Economics (Spring 16, Fall 15, Spring 15)

Econ 1200: Introductory Economics (Fall 14) 


University of Memphis

Spring 2014

Econ 2020: Introduction to Microeconomics (Spring 14, Fall 13, Spring 13, Fall 12)

Econ 4810/6810: Quantitative Economic Analysis (Spring 13)

Econ 7320/8320 (Graduate): Advanced Macroeconomics I (Spring 13, Spring 14)

Econ 8321 (Graduate)Advanced Macroeconomics II (Fall 14, Fall 15)


University of Washington

Instructor

Econ 482/483: Econometric Theory and Practice/Econometric Applications (AU 10, SU/AU/SP 11, WI 12)

Econ 471: International Trade (WI/SP/SU 10)

Econ 300: Intermediate Microeconomics (WI/SP/AU 09)

Econ 201: Introduction to Macroeconomics (AU/WI 07, AU 08)

Econ 200: Introduction to Microeconomics (SU 06)

Teaching Assistant

Econ 508: Microeconomic Theory III (SP 07, SP 08)

Econ 200: Introduction to Microeconomics (WI/SP/AU 06, WI 07)