Associate Professor of Economics, ESMT Berlin
Raji Jayaraman is an Associate Professor of Economics (with tenure) at ESMT Berlin, where she holds the Karl-Heinz Kipp Chair in Research. She received her PhD in Economics from Cornell University, an MA from Yale University and a BA from McGill University. She is interested in labor market issues in the context of economic development. Her research examines social preferences and responses to incentives among workers and students. She is currently working on a series of projects examining immigrants' integration in labor markets.
Recent work by Rajshri Jayaraman
Productivity rose among tea pluckers when their base wages increased, despite a fall in monetary incentives, but this response vanishes within months