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Anirban Mukherjee is an Assistant Professor at the Department of Economics, University of Calcutta. Before joining the University of Calcutta, he taught at the Department of Humanities and Social Sciences, Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Kanpur. An alumnus of Presidency College, Calcutta and the Department of Economics, University of Calcutta, Dr. Mukherjee got his Ph.D. from the Department of Economics, University of British Columbia (currently known as Vancouver School of Economics). His research projects focus on the issues of identity formation, interactions between community and formal institutions, and their impact on economic outcomes. The broad areas of his teaching and research interests are economic history, institutional economics, and development economics.
Posts by Anirban Mukherjee
Studies have found positive effects of teacher-student gender matching on students’ learning outcomes in certain countries. Based on a theoretical model – tested empirically with survey data from ...
Effective contract enforcement is the key for the formation and expansion of business enterprises. But how does improvement in court performance matter differently to different caste groups? This arti...