Dr Sanjay Jain

Lecturer at Faculty of Economics, University of Cambridge

Lecturer, Faculty of Economics, University of Cambridge

In addition to his role at the University of Cambridge, Dr Sanjay Jain is also a Faculty Research Fellow at the Centre for Research in Microeconomics, a Visiting Senior Fellow at STICERD, London School of Economics, and an Assistant Professor of Economics at the University of Virginia.

Dr Jain has been a consultant for The World Bank in a variety of division between 1991 and 2001, as well as Economic Advisor to the Parliamentary Research Service, Centre for Policy Research in New Delhi. He is the recipient of several awards including the Excellence in Teaching Award, for Outstanding Undergraduate Teaching from the University of Virginia in 2008. Sanjay received his PhD in Economics from Princeton University.

His current research interests include

  • Development Economics
  • Political Economy
  • Applied Microeconomic Theory