Below, you will find my research in the following areas. (To download, click on the paper name. This takes you to SSRN, from where you can click on “One click download” to get a free copy of the paper).

I have had the honor of working with the following world-renowned (and soon to be world-renowned) academics:

Richard Freeman, Ascherman Professor of Economics, Harvard University/National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)/London School of Economics

Gary Gereffi, Professor, Duke University, Department of Sociology/Director, Center on Globalization, Governance & Competitiveness

Guillermina Jasso, Silver Professor and Professor of Sociology, New York University/Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA), Germany

Ben Rissing, Sloan School of Management, MIT

AnnaLee Saxenian, Dean and Professor University of California, Berkeley, School of Information

John Trumpbour,  Research Director Harvard University – Labor and Worklife Program

Where the Engineers Are

This paper from Issues in Science and Technology, which is the journal of the National Academy of Sciences, explains that despite the…

Skilled Immigration and Economic Growth

This paper from the Applied Research in Economic Development Journal, explores the educational attainment and career trajectories of immigrant entrepreneurs. Our research…

A Reverse Brain Drain

This paper from Issues in Science and Technology, which is the journal of the National Academy of Sciences, summarizes our research into…

A Disciple Becomes the Guru

This paper from Harvard International Review, discusses how, despite its low rates of postgraduate science and engineering graduation, India is rapidly becoming…