Co-Chair, Political Economy and Governance
J-PAL Affiliated Professor
Professor of Economics and Director of Economic Growth Center
Rohini Pande is the Henry J. Heinz II Professor of Economics and Director of the Economic Growth Center at Yale University. Her research focuses on the economic analysis of the politics and consequences of different forms of redistribution, principally in developing countries. Most of her fieldwork is based in India. Ongoing projects examine microfinance, voter campaigns, and anti-corruption policies.
Rohini earned her PhD from the London School of Economics and is Co-Chair of J-PAL's Political Economy & Governance sector.