M. Sc. Rasadhika Sharma

© Jakob Richter
M. Sc. Rasadhika Sharma
Address
Königsworther Platz 1
30167 Hannover
Building
Room
167
© Jakob Richter
M. Sc. Rasadhika Sharma
Address
Königsworther Platz 1
30167 Hannover
Building
Room
167

FOCUS ON RESEARCH AND TEACHING

  • Internal migration in developing countries
  • Effects of climate change on migration decisions
  • The role of non-cognitive skills in individual decision making

CURRICULUM VITAE

  • Education
    • 2015 - today | PhD candidate at the Institute of Environmental Economics and World Trade (IUW), Leibniz University Hannover, Germany
    • 2013 - 2015 | M.A. Economics, University of Wisconsin - Madison, USA
    • 2011 - 2012 | M.Sc. Economics, University of Warwick, UK
    • 2008- 2011 | B.A. Honors Economics, Panjab University, Chandigarh, India

     

     

     

  • Employment
    • 2015 - today | Research Assistant, Institute of Environmental Economics and World Trade, Leibniz University Hannover
    • 2013 | Internship for Human Resources Development, Planning Commission of India (NITI Aayog), New Delhi

  • Awards
    •   Prize for 'Best Paper in Conceptual Models' at the Migration Conference 2018  
  • Memberships and positions
    •   Founding member, Economics Masters Students Association, University of Wisconsin-Madison (2014-15)  

ONGOING RESEARCH

  • Internal migration and remittances
    • "Who is an Internal Migrant? " with Ulrike Grote
    • "Who remits and why?" with Ulrike Grote
    • "Climate Change and Migration" with Sabine Liebenehm and Esteban Quiñonez
  • Non-cognitive skills
    • "Validation of personality traits in Southeast Asia" with Dorothee Bühler and Wiebke Stein

LECTURES

  • International Competitiveness
  • International Business Relations
  • Advanced Development and Environmental Economics