Research Expertise: Experiments in the Laboratory and in the Field; Design of Experiments; Applied Game Theory; Microeconomic Theory.

Research Interest: Firm Behavior and Price Competition; Choices under Incomplete Information; Gender Differences in Economic Decisions; Public Goods; Behavioral Economics and Development Economics.
 




I am faculty at Wagner College, and affiliated with the Center for International Studies and Policy, Fordham University as a  Senior Research Associate, and with the ESRC Research Centre on Micro-Social Change, University of Essex, UK as a Research Associate. I did my B.A. in economics (honors) from Delhi University, New Delhi, India; MA in economics from Jawaharlal Nehru University, and University of Arizona, Tucson, and my PhD in economics from University of Arizona. 

My research interests are in the positive, normative and strategic aspects of decision making. I primarily use economics experiments and game theory for my research. I have published in the Journal of Public Economics, Behavioral and Experimental Economics, Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization, Journal of Economic Psychology, World Development, Economic Theory, B.E. Journal of Economic Analysis and Policy,Group Decision and Negotiation, Economics Bulletin, New Zealand Economic Papers, Experimental Economics, Studies in Microeconomics, Economic and Political Weekly, Journal of Industrial Organization Education, Perspectives on Economic Education Research and Developments on Experimental Economics. 

I serve as an Associate Editor, for the journal Studies in Microeconomics. I served as an Associate Editor for the special issue  of Studies in Microeconomics on Behavioral and Experimental Economics: Theories and Applications (volume 7, issue 1, June 2019). I serve as a member of the Editorial Board of  the Journal of Behavioral Public Administration (JBPA) and the Journal of Community Development & Research.

I have refereed for NSF, DAAD-P.R.I.M.E. (ad hoc reviewer), Review of Economics and Statistics, European Economic Review, Journal of Public Economics, Experimental Economics, Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization, Economic Inquiry, Economic Theory, Southern Economic Journal, Journal of Behavioral and Experimental Economics, Journal of Socio Economics, Journal of Economic Psychology, Economics Letters, Managerial and Decision Economics, Review of Industrial Organization, Eastern Economic Journal, Review of Development Economics, Journal of Institutional and Theoretical Economics, Social Choice and Welfare, Public Choice, Journal of Public Economic Theory, IZA Journal of Labor Economics, International Journal of Game Theory, International Journal of Social Economics, International Journal of Development Issues, Economic Record, Agricultural Economics, American Law and Economics Review, Singapore Economic Review, Economics of Governance Review, Economics Bulletin, Journal of Social and Economic Development, The Economics of Transition, Journal of South Asian Development, Games, Studies in Microeconomics, Economics and Politics, Economics of Governance, Administration and Society, Journal of Public Administration Research and Theory, Journal of Behavioral Public Administration, Journal of Social and Economic Development, Political Behavior, The American Economist, Journal of Industrial Organization Education, International Review of Economics Education, Economic and Political Weekly (panel reviewer), Vikalpa: The Journal for Decision-makers, Scientific Journals International, International Journal of Social Economics (panel reviewer), Sustainability.

My teaching interests are in Microeconomic Theory, and in particular Game Theory, Industrial Organization and Experimental/Behavioral Economics. Previously, I have taught at the University of Arizona and at Franklin and Marshall College.