Harsh is an Associate at IDFC Institute. He conducts research on how data science and economics can be used to inform public policy, with a focus on topics of urban governance, mobility, open data and Geographic Information Systems.
Prior to joining IDFC Institute, he worked as an Economics Teaching Fellow at the NYU Stern School of Business. Harsh has also been a Research Assistant to several NYU professors analysing topics such as ‘Shadow Banking around the World’ and ‘Social Media Entrepreneurship’.
Harsh studied Business and Political Economy—with minors in Computer Science, Mathematics and Public Policy Management—at the Stern School of Business, New York University. Upon graduation, he was inducted into Beta Gamma Sigma (BGS), the international honorary society of collegiate schools of business.