A. Nilesh Fernando
Assistant Professor, Department of Economics, University of Notre Dame
A. Nilesh Fernando is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Economics at the University of Notre Dame. His research focuses on frictions in labor markets and the agricultural sector in the developing world. His most recent work explores labor market intermediaries, migration, labor mobility, and information frictions in agriculture.
He received his Ph.D. from Harvard University in 2015 and his B.A. from Hamphire College in 2007. More of Professor Fernando’s work can be found at nileshfernando.com
Recent work by A. Nilesh Fernando
Providing firms with advertising and identity verification tools increases their hiring through a job portal, improving their ability to fill...
Better information about intermediaries in international migration improves migrant worker outcomes
Mobile phone-based extension, peer interactions, and farmer information exchange: Evidence from Gujarat
Farmers with access to digital agricultural extension shared more information with their peers and became sought-after members of farmer peer groups