Education

MA Environmental Economics, Madras School of Economics

July 2018 - July 2020

As part of the curriculum, I took courses in global climate change, environmental policy, sustainable development, health and the environment, environmental valuation, resource economics, stochastic processes, applied econometrics, and advanced microeconomics, to further my interests. Most of these courses have been supplemented with a research paper/project. All of the courses were completed with a grade 'A' or above.

 

I completed my dissertation thesis on "The impact of climate change on peak electricity demand in India" with Prof. Kavi Kumar as my advisor. More details regarding the thesis and my other research papers may be found in the research section.

I functioned as a core Research cell member (2018-2020) with the responsibility of being the lecture head coordinator as well as the Editor for the research cell blog in my senior year. 

During my academic tenure, I cleared the UGC NET June 2019 examinations with a 98.12 percentile score. 

BA (Hons) Economics, Aryabhatta College, University of Delhi

July 2014 - May 2017

Obtained my bachelor's with honors in one of the most premium universities in India. I ranked third in my department, with first division in my final grade. 

The coursework includes papers on Development theory and experience, Environmental economics, Public economics, International economics, Money and financial markets, Indian economic development, Economy state and society, Element of analysis, Microeconomics, Macroeconomics, Econometrics, Statistics, and Mathematical methods for economics. 

Introductory Course on Public Policy - iPolicy for Young Leaders, Center for Civil Society

January 2019

A three-day course to serve as an introduction to public policy with courses on policy evaluations, regulatory activities, public choice, and institutional mechanisms.

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