Kunal Mangal is P.hD. candidate in Public Policy at Harvard University. His research focuses on labour markets in developing countries and currently studies various aspects of the competitive exam system for government jobs in India.
Prior to the P.hD. Kunal was a research assistant at the Centre for Microfinance (now IFMR) and Evidence for Policy Design. He holds a B.A. in Economics, Mathematics and International Studies from the University of Arizona.
Established in 1998 in Bonn, Germany, IZA is an independent, non-profit research institution supported by the Deutsche Post Foundation with a focus on the analysis of global labour markets. It operates an international network of about 1,500 economists and researchers spanning across more than 50 countries.
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