Teevrat Garg

Research Affiliate

University of California, San Diego

Teevrat Garg is an Assistant Professor of Economics at the School of Global Policy and Strategy at the University of California in San Diego.

His research is at the intersection of environmental and development economics with an emphasis on the role of public policy and institutions in helping the poor cope with environmental stressors such as heat, air and water pollution. In recent years, he has conducted research in India, Indonesia, Mexico, Nepal and Mozambique. Prior to joining UC San Diego, Professor Garg was a postdoctoral fellow at the London School of Economics and Political Science.
He received a B.A. in Economics (with Honors) and a B.S in Mathematics from Lafayette College in 2010, and a PhD. in Applied Economics and Management from Cornell University in 2015.

Teevrat Garg joined IZA as a Research Affiliate in March 2019.



IZA Discussion Paper No. 13247
Teevrat Garg, Gordon C. McCord, Aleister Montfort
IZA Discussion Paper No. 13075
Teevrat Garg, Ajay Shenoy
IZA Discussion Paper No. 12372
published as 'Extreme temperatures and time use in China' in: Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization, 2020, 180, 309 - 324.