Faculty Supervisor: Mushfiq Mobarak
Vaishnavi Agarwal is a Tobin Center / Economics Pre-Doctoral Fellow working for Professor Ahmed Mushfiq Mobarak at the Yale Research Initiative on Innovation and Scale (Y-RISE). She holds an MSc in economics from the London School of Economics (LSE) and a bachelor’s degree in economics from Ashoka University. Prior to joining Yale, Vaishnavi was a Research Associate at the Centre for Economic Performance for Professor Tom Kirchmaier. Her interests lie in development economics, specifically in political economy, environmental and urban economics.