Economics serving society
Yajna Govind

Yajna Govind

PhD Student

Paris School of Economics, Ehess

Campus Jourdan – 48, boulevard Jourdan, 75014 Paris

5th floor, office 68

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  • Labor and development
  • Demographic History
  • Income and Wealth inequality
  • Demography and Household Economics
  • Public policy
  • Wealth, income, redistribution and tax policy

Thesis Supervisor: Piketty Thomas

Co-supervisor: Leturcq Marion

Academic year of registration: 2017/2018

Thesis title: Essays on Inequality and Migration : A Post-colonial and Global Perspective

Year of thesis defense: 2021/2022

Date of thesis defense: 1 October 2021

On October 01st, 2021 I defended my thesis Essays on Inequality and Migration : A Post-colonial and Global Perspective.



Jury :

M. Johan Fourie, University of Stellenbosch

Mme Janet Gornick, The Graduate Center, CUNY

Mme Ioana Marinescu, University of Pensylvania

M. Hillel Rapoport, Université Paris 1 Panthéon Sorbonne


Thesis supervisor :

M. Thomas Piketty (Directeur de thèse), EHESS

Mme Marion Leturcq (Co-Directrice), INED