I am a doctoral student in the
Department of Agricultural and Resource Economics
at the University of California, Berkeley. I study development economics, and my current research focuses on problems relating to rural markets for credit and labor.
I partner on research at the
, an inter-disciplinary team of researchers at the World Bank's Development Research Group; and I'm involved with
Women in Economics at Berkeley
I previously earned an MSc in Economics at the London School of Economics on a
Marjorie Deane Financial Journalism Foundation Studentship
, and have an undergraduate degree in Economics from the Indian Institute of Technology Madras, India.
v.surendra [at] berkeley [dot] edu
710-A University Hall, UC Berkeley