Maitreesh Ghatak

Professor of Economics 

Director, Development Economics Programme, STICERD

Director of the MRes/PhD Programme, Department of Economics

Co-Editor, Economica








All Research Publications

    By field:

Development Economics

Economics of Incentives & Organizations

Public Economics

Political Economy

Indian Economy

Unpublished Research Articles

Selected Presentations

CV (pdf version), CV (html version)

Essays and Op-Eds  (by topic)

Essays and Op-Eds in Bengali

Twitter handle @maitreesh  

Media Mentions

Blog Loose Leaves

Email: , Tel: +44 (0) 207-852-3568 , Fax: +44 (0) 207-955-6951

Office hours: Thursday 3PM-4PM (Please book a slot here or write to Sadia Ali at if you cannot make it to these slots or they are booked up).

Room number: Office 3.08A, Third Floor, Sir Arthur Lewis (SAL) Building

(Click here for the LSE campus map to find SAL, and click here for how to get to the LSE)

Mailing Address:
Department of Economics

London School of Economics
Houghton Street
London WC2A 2AE
United Kingdom


Administrative Support: Lubala Chibwe (

+44 (0)20 7955 6674 Office: 32 Lincoln Inn Fields, 3rd Floor, office 3.06.

Some Research Networks I am Part of :  


Courses Taught:



Timetables and Term Dates

Links to Various Internet Resources for Economists