Episode 23 – Freakonomics ft. Dr Prasanna Kumar Mohanty

Economists study the production and distribution of resources, goods, and services by collecting and analyzing data, researching trends, and evaluating economic issues. Economists apply economic analysis to issues within a variety of fields, such as education, health, development, and the environment.

Today we feature Dr. Prasanna Kumar Mohanty, who was a Post-doctoral Fellow in Harvard University in the United States. He did his MA (Economics) from Delhi School of Economics, and his MA (Political Economy) and PhD (Economics) from Boston University – with specialisation in Urban Public Policy and Finance. He was also a Fellow of Population Council, New York. Currently he is Chair Professor of Economics, University of Hyderabad, and honorary adviser to Centre for Good Governance (CGG) and National Institute of Urban Management (NIUM), Hyderabad.

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