Dev Patel

Dev Patel

Ph.D. Candidate in Economics
Harvard University

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Working Papers

What Jobs Come to Mind? Stereotypes about Fields of Study
(with John J. Conlon)
[Abstract] [PDF] [Video Summary]

A Rosetta Stone for Human Capital
(with Justin Sandefur)

Work in Progress

Women's Urban Mobility Barriers: Evidence from Delhi's Free Public Transport Policy
(with Girija Borker and Gabriel Kreindler)


Texts Don't Nudge: An Adaptive Trial to Prevent the Spread of COVID-19 in India
Journal of Development Economics (2021)
(with Girija Bahety, Sebastian Bauhoff, and James Potter)
[Abstract] [PDF] [Replication Materials]

The New Era of Unconditional Convergence
Journal of Development Economics (2021)
(with Arvind Subramanian and Justin Sandefur)
[Abstract] [PDF] [Replication Materials] [Figures from the Paper]


Syllabus for my undergraduate seminar on the economics of gender inequality


English Translation of Bangladesh Labor Force Survey 2016-17 Questionnaire