Ph.D. Economics, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 2006
Fields: Development Economics, Behavioral Economics, Applied Microeconomic Theory
Office: HW 1541
Professor Basu joined Hunter College in 2009. He was a postdoctoral fellow at the University of Chicago from 2006 to 2009. He works on topics at the intersection of behavioral economics and development, with a particular focus on informal banking.
For research and CV, please visit his personal website.