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Sendhil Mullainathan

Affiliated professor, J-PAL
Robert C. Waggoner Professor of Economics Harvard University

Sendhil Mullainathan is the Robert C. Waggoner Professor of Economics at Harvard University. He is the recipient of a MacArthur "genius" award and has conducted a randomized evaluation of racial bias in hiring in the US. He has also examined the impact of cash transfers to the elderly in South Africa.