Deepti Goel

Areas of Interest & Expertise

  • Applied Econometrics
  • Impact Evaluation
  • Labour Economics
  • Education


Deepti Goel joined the University in 2019. Before this, she was a faculty member at the Delhi School of Economics, Delhi University. Her main areas of research are Applied Econometrics, including Impact Evaluation, and Labor Economics. She finished her doctoral degree in Economics from Boston University in 2009. Her PhD thesis was on labour market outcomes of recent immigrants into Canada and Australia. Some of her recent work is on measuring teacher effectiveness in Delhi’s public schools, relationship between social (caste and gender) identity and labour market outcomes, and improving survey quality using para data. She is a faculty fellow at the University’s Centre for Sustainable Employment, and is also a research fellow at IZA-Institute of Labor Economics, and at the Global Labor Organization (GLO).



Journal Articles

Other Publications

  • Khanna, S., Goel, D., & Morissette, R. (2016). An Analysis of Earnings Inequality of Paid Workers in Rural India from 200405 to 201112. NOPOOR, Policy Brief Nr. 17.
  • Goel, D. (2013). Inequality: India. Encyclopedia of Race and Racism, 2nd Edition, Macmillan Reference USA.
  • Goel, D., & Gupta, S. (2013). Clean Air Express: The Delhi Metro’s Impact on Air Quality. ISB Insight, Oct-Dec.
  • Goel, D. (2011) Book Review of Pranab Bardhan and Dilip Mookherjee (eds.), Decentralization and Local Governance in Developing Countries: A Comparative Perspective. Indian Economic Review, 46(2): 359 – 362.
  • Goel, D. & Mor, N. (2009) Why Randomized Experiments are worth the Cost. Alliance, 14(1): 48 – 492009.