Ruchi Mahadeshwar

Predoctoral Trainee in Economics

Ruchi is a PhD student in economics whose research interests lie in applied microeconomics questions, particularly in developing countries. Her current projects include assessing the impacts of Chinese investment in Zambia and an HIV self-testing intervention amongst sex workers in Kenya. She is also exploring how anticipatory beliefs can shape voting and vaccination decisions in the US.

Scholarly Interests

Applied microeconomics, Development economics