Dilip Mookherjee

Professor of Economics, College of Arts & Sciences

Dilip Mookherjee specializes in the area of incentives and institutions. His recent research includes tax enforcement and public administration reforms; the role of inequality; and land reforms and contracting structures in developing countries. His main field experience has been in India.

Mookherjee is the author of numerous journal articles and conference papers.  He has authored, edited, or co-edited eleven books.  His most recent monograph is The Crisis in Government Accountability: Governance Reforms and Indian Economic Performance.   Mookherjee is also a former co-editor of the Journal of Development Economics.