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Samarth Gupta

Associate Fellow

Samarth Gupta is an Associate Fellow at NCAER. His primary research interests include organization economics, labor economics and development economics. In his doctoral research, he analyzed a novel dataset from a life insurance firm in India  to understand the sources of variation in managerial productivity. He is also interested in political economy and more particularly in how media polarization affects political outcomes. Samarth received his PhD in Economics from Boston University.


  • July 2018- Present: Associate Fellow 


  • July 2017 and July-August 2018: Instructor, Game Theory, Summer Challenge Program, Boston University


  • September 2014-December 2017: Teaching Associate, Economics, Boston University


  • May 2012-June 2013: Consultant, Deloitte


  • PhD Economics 2018, Boston University
  • MA Economics 2012, Delhi University
  • BA Economics 2010, Delhi University




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