Curriculum Vitae

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Fields of Concentration
Development Economics
Environmental and Resource Economics
Applied Microeconomics

Ph.D. Environmental Economics, Yale University, 2012
M.Phil. Environmental Economics, Yale University, 2010
M.A. Economics, Yale University, 2010
M.Sc. Development Management (with Distinction), London School of Economics and Political Science, 2004
B.A. International & Area Studies (Peace & Conflict Studies), University of California at Berkeley, 2000
B.A. Psychology, University of California at Berkeley, 2000

Professional Experience
Consultant, United Nations Capital Development Fund, 2008
Junior Professional Associate, The World Bank, 2005–2007
Consultant, The World Bank, 2005


Principal Investigator, “Inducing Sanitation and Hygiene Behavior Change Through Experimental Games”, funded by International Food Policy Research Institute, $32,000.
Principal Investigator, “Small-Scale Fisheries and Institutional Reform in Rural Tanzania”, funded by US Agency for International Development BASIS Program, $110,000. Co-PIs: Matthew Reimer (University of Alaska) and Paul Onyango (University of Dar Es Salaam)
Yale Global Health Initiative Award, 2010
Tropical Resources Institute Research Fellowship, 2009
Yale University Doctoral Fellowship, 2007–2012
Youth Innovation Fund Award, The World Bank, 2006
Best Dissertation Prize from Development Studies Institute, LSE, 2004


Assistant Professor of Economics