Michelle Rao

Michelle Rao

PhD Candidate in Economics

Department of Economics

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Languages
English, French, Mandarin
Key Expertise
Development Economics, Political Economy

About me

Michelle is a PhD candidate in Economics at the London School of Economics, with research interests in development economics, political economy and gender.

Before starting the PhD, she completed an MSc in Economics for Development from the University of Oxford and a BSc in Economics from LSE. She has held research and policy positions at the World Bank and the UN.

Research Interests
Development Economics, Political Economy

Supervisors
Oriana Bandiera, Robin Burgess, Rachael Meager

Research Centres
STICERD

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