Ranjeeta Mishra, Project Consultant
Ranjeeta Mishra joined the Asian Development Bank Institute (ADBI) as a Project Consultant in November 2019.
Her research interests include development economics, new institutional economics, and applied econometrics. She particularly focuses on issues such as urbanization and slum redevelopment, food security, energy, and the Sustainable Development Goals. She specializes in both quantitative and qualitative research.
Prior to joining ADBI, she was a UNU-JSPS Postdoctoral Fellow at the United Nations University Institute for the Advanced Study of Sustainability (UNU-IAS), Tokyo. She remains a part-time project consultant at UNU-IAS for Governance for Sustainable Development and Water for Sustainable Development projects.
She previously worked as a research associate for the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation-funded project at Indira Gandhi Institute of Development Research, Mumbai, in the area of agriculture and nutrition in India. She also has teaching experience, working as a part-time undergraduate lecturer at the University of Delhi.
She holds MPhil and PhD in economics from Jawaharlal Nehru University, India.
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