I am an Associate Professor at the Economics Department of the University of Notre Dame. I have a joint appointment at the Keough School of Global Affairs, where I serve as the Faculty Director of the Sustainable Development Concentration in the Master of Global Affairs program. My primary fields of research are political economy and development economics.
I am a Research Fellow at the Institute for Labor Economics (IZA). I am also a Faculty Fellow at Notre Dame’s Kellogg Institute for International Studies and the Liu Institute for Asia and Asian Studies, and an affiliated faculty member of the Gender Studies Program.