Position(s) at the Institute
PhD, University of Michigan
Rahul Mukherjee joined the faculty in 2010 after completing his PhD in Economics at the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor. He holds an MS in quantitative economics from the Indian Statistical Institute in New Delhi. He has taught courses in Economics and Finance for the Department of Economics, the Law School, and the Ross School of Public Policy at the University of Michigan. His broad research areas are international macroeconomics and finance, with an emphasis on the role of institutional quality in shaping patterns of capital flows across countries and foreign direct investment during financial crises.
Areas of expertise
- Country Portfolios with Imperfect Corporate Governance
- Fire-Sale FDI or Business as Usual? (with Linda Tesar and Ron Alquist)
- The Macroeconomic Consequences of Imperfect Institutions
- The Role of Taxes in the Consumption/Output Correlation Puzzle (with Shanthi Ramnath and Brendan Epstein)