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Sankar Mukhopadhyay

Professor of Economics, Director of Economics Graduate Programs


Sankar Mukhopadhyay is a Professor of Economics at the University of Nevada, Reno. He is also the Director of Graduate Studies in Economics at the UNR. He is a research fellow at the IZA Institute of Labor Economics, Bonn, Germany, and a fellow at the Global Labor Organization (GLO), Essen, Germany.

He received his Ph.D. in Economics from the University of Pennsylvania in 2005. He is interested in labor economics and health economics. His past research has focused on the evaluation of public policies using the structural estimation of dynamic systems. His current research interests include international migration, and interaction between health, healthcare policies, and labor market outcomes.

Selected Publications