Rachita is a Research Associate at J-PAL South Asia. She works on the Breakthrough project, which seeks to study the impact of a school-based gender attitude change program in Haryana.
Prior to joining J-PAL in 2018, she worked as a Research Consultant at the Indian School of Business, Hyderabad. She has also worked in the capacity of a research intern in the Economic Wing of the Embassy of India, Paris; India Institute and EY, India.
Rachita holds a master's degree in analysis and policy in economics from Paris School of Economics and a bachelor's of science in statistics from Kirori Mal College, University of Delhi. Her research interests lie primarily at the intersection of development economics and macroeconomics.