Niveditha (Nivi) Prabakaran

Dissertation Title

Rural Perspectives in a Global Economy

Fields of Interest

International Trade, Environmental Economics, Development, International Finance


Ph.D., Economics, University of Virginia, Expected May 2017
B. Phil., Mathematics and Economics, University of Pittsburgh, May 2011
B. A., Politics and Philosphy, University of Pittsburgh, May 2011

Research Papers

Do Property Rights Solve the Tragedy of Commons Under Free Trade? Evidence from Brazil (Job Market Paper)
Asymmetric Effects of Crises on Urban v. Rural Areas in Latin America: A Study Using Nightlights
Property Rights, Agricultural Productivity, and Deforestation in the Brazilian Amazon, with M. Lipscomb (UVA)