Abhiroop Mukhopadhyay

Research Fellow

Indian Statistical Institute

Abhiroop Mukhopadhyay is a Professor in the economics department ("Economics and Planning Unit") at the Indian Statistical Institute, New Delhi. He was awarded his Ph.D. in Economics from The Pennsylvania State University in 2004. His primary specialization is in Micro-Econometric methods applied to topics relating to Education, Labour and Political Economy in developing countries (especially India).

He joined IZA as a Research Fellow in March 2012.


IZA Publications

IZA Discussion Paper No. 11934
published as 'Science Education and Labor Market Outcomes in a Developing Economy' in: Economic Inquiry, 2022, 60 (2), 741-763
IZA Discussion Paper No. 11908
updated version forthcoming in: Economic Inquiry
IZA Discussion Paper No. 11093
Sabyasachi Das, Abhiroop Mukhopadhyay, Rajas Saroy
published as 'Does Affirmative Action in Politics hinder Performance? Evidence from India' in: Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization, 2023, 214, 370-405
IZA Discussion Paper No. 9441
published as 'Higher Education and Prosperity: From Catholic Missionaries to Luminosity in India' in: Economic Journal, 2018, 128, 3039-3075
IZA Discussion Paper No. 8196
Bhanu Gupta, Abhiroop Mukhopadhyay
published in: European Journal of Political Economy, 2016, 41 (1), 14-30
IZA Discussion Paper No. 6593
significantly revised version published as 'Female Labour Force Participation and Child Education in India: Evidence from the National Rural Employment Guarantee Scheme' in: IZA Journal of Labor and Development, 2016, 5, Article number: 7 (2016)
IZA Discussion Paper No. 6507
published in: Economics of Education Review, 2016, 54, 124-142