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Soham Sahoo

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Assistant Professor
Centre for Public Policy

Dr. Soham Sahoo is an Assistant Professor at the Centre for Public Policy, Indian Institute of Management Bangalore. His research interest is broadly in development economics, with a focus on education, labour, and political economy. Soham holds a PhD in Quantitative Economics from Indian Statistical Institute, Delhi. Before joining IIM Bangalore, he worked as a Postdoctoral Researcher in the Department of Economics, University of Goettingen, Germany. He is currently affiliated as a Research Fellow with the Institute of Labor Economics (IZA), Bonn. He has also held visiting positions at the International Inequalities Institute – London School of Economics, Centre for Modern Indian Studies – University of Goettingen, and Institute for Employment Research – University of Warwick. 

Research Interests: Development Economics, Economics of Education, Labour Economics, Political Economy

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Reports and Policy Articles

Doctoral Course

  • Education Economics and Policy

  • Econometrics II

PGP Course

  • Business, Government, and Society

  • Development Economics

  • PhD, Quantitative Economics, Indian Statistical Institute, Delhi, 2015

  • MA, Economics, Jadavpur University, Kolkata, 2008

  • BA, Economics, Jadavpur University, Kolkata, 2006