K Munshi University of Cambridge
Professor Kaivan Munshi
Frank Ramsey Professor of Economics
Research:Communities and development. Networks. Migration. MisallocationResearch Group:
Kaivan Munshi’s research career has been devoted to the analysis of communities and their interaction with economic activity. His recent work has examined the effect of community networks on education, health, and mobility, which are key determinants of growth and development. Munshi’s research has been published in the American Economic Review, Journal of Political Economy, Quarterly Journal of Economics, and the Review of Economic Studies. He is currently co-editor of the Journal of Development Economics.
K Munshi University of Cambridge, Recent publications
|Munshi, K. and Rosenzweig, M.
||Networks and misallocation: insurance, migration, and the rural-urban wage gap
||American Economic Review
||Community networks and the process of development
||Journal of Economic Perspectives
|Nancy, L. and Munshi, K.
||Women as agents of change: female income and mobility in India
||Journal of Development Economics
||Strength in numbers: Networks as a solution to occupational traps
||Review of Economic Studies
|Eeckhout, J. and Munshi, K.
||Matching in informal financial institutions
||Journal of the European Economic Association
Empirical Microeconomics Research Group