Researcher Biography

After completing her Master’s degree in Economics, Nikita gained work experience in research firms, academics, and not-for-profit organizations. Her academic and work experience made her realize the importance of academic research in determining government policies and actions. Her research interests are fueled by her academic training spanning undergraduate to post-graduate days and, thoughts and ideas that have shaped her both intellectually and personally. 

Phd title

Empirical Investigation of Horizontal Inequalities in Education and its Impact


  • Dr Wojtek Tomaszewski (Principal)
  • Professor Janeen Baxter (Associate)
  • Dr Jenny Povey (Associate)

Research interests

  • Inequality
  • Education
  • Public Service Delivery
  • Development Economics