Assistant Professor, Department of Economics, Boston College
Anant Nyshadham is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Economics at the Boston College. He received his PhD in 2012 from Yale University. His recent work focuses on enterprise and firm decision-making (e.g. entry and exit, labour contracting, worker training, product marketing, customer acquisition, and environmental and climatic mitigation) and the resulting performance dynamics, particularly in developing countries.
Recent work by Anant Nyshadham
Factories using energy-efficient lighting reduce ambient temperature on the factory floor by 2.5 degrees Celsius, causing a massive improvement in...
In a randomised controlled trial in India, the returns to a firm’s investment in worker soft skill training were nearly 250% after nine months