Hiring Frictions in Small Firms: Evidence from an Internet Platform-Based Experiment (VIRTUAL)
Postdoctoral Research Scholar
Post-Doctoral Associate at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology
J-PAL working with the Digital Identification and Finance Initiative
Kellogg Institute Faculty Fellow
Assistant Professor of Economics
Cochairs: Taryn Dinkelman and John Firth
A. Nilesh Fernando is a development economist whose research agenda focuses on understanding frictions in labor markets and the agricultural sector in the developing world. His current projects relate to migration, culture, structural change and technology adoption.
He received a Ph.D. from Harvard University in 2015 and completed his undergraduate studies at Hampshire College.