Avinash Moorthy

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Avinash Moorthy

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Avinash is a Ph.D. candidate in Public Policy at the Harvard Kennedy School and a pre-doctoral fellow in the Harvard Environmental Economics Program. He is interested in mental health and socio-emotional development in schools. He additionally hopes to study how barriers to information impact inequality and social cohesion, and how major life events shape career choice. Originally from Toronto, Canada, Avinash was a research assistant on the microeconomic studies team at the Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago, and graduated from Carleton College with a BA in Economics. His work is supported by the Stone Ph.D. Scholar Fellowship.

amoorthy@g.harvard.edu