Soham Sahoo is an Assistant Professor at the Centre for Public Policy, Indian Institute of Management (IIM) Bangalore.

His research interest is broadly in development economics, with a focus on education, gender, labour, and political economy. Soham holds a PhD in Quantitative Economics from Indian Statistical Institute, Delhi. Before joining IIM Bangalore, he worked as a Postdoctoral Researcher in the Department of Economics of University of Goettingen, Germany. He has also held visiting positions at the Centre for Modern Indian Studies, University of Goettingen and Institute for Employment Research, University of Warwick.

Soham Sahoo joined IZA as a Research Fellow in March 2021.


IZA Publications

IZA Discussion Paper No. 15259
Nishith Prakash, Soham Sahoo, Deepak Saraswat, Reetika Sindhi
IZA Discussion Paper No. 11660
a revised version published in: Demography, 2021, 58 (3), 987-1010
IZA Discussion Paper No. 11086
published in: World Development, 2019, 115, 291-309
IZA Discussion Paper No. 6593
a significantly revised version published in: IZA Journal of Labor and Development, 2016, April, 5:7 titled "Female Labour Force Participation and Child Education in India: Evidence from the National Rural Employment Guarantee Scheme"
IZA Discussion Paper No. 6507
published in: Economics of Education Review, 2016, 54, 124-142