Dr Kumar Aniket

Research Associate: Economics and Finance of the Built Environment at The Bartlett School of Construction and Project Management, UCL

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Research Associate, The Bartlett School of Construction and Project Management

Dr Aniket Kumar is a Research Associate in Economics and Finance of the Built Environment at the Bartlett School of Construction and Project Management, UCL.

His research interests focus on Applied Microeconomics and Development Economics. He has previously worked as a College Lecturer at Murray Edwards, Newnham College and Trinity College, and was a Lecturer for Development Economics, in the Economics Department at the LSE Summer School.

He has a B.A. (Honours) in Economics from Hindu College, University of Delhi, and an M.A. in Economics from the Delhi School of Economics. In 2007 he completed his PhD in Economics, titled "Essays in Microfinance", at the LSE.

In 2010 he was the recipient of a research grant from the Newton Trust to conduct a Microfinance Laboratory Experiment to test the theoretical hypothesis from his paper “Sequential Group Lending with Moral Hazard”.

  • 6 June 2017, 5:30pm

    Dr S T Lee Public Policy Lecture: Geoff Mulgan, Nesta

    This lecture will present examples of how the world could be more collectively intelligent about collective intelligence, and how we might avoid a widening gap between the technical achievements of artificial machine intelligence, and the actual intelligence of the systems on which our lives depend.