Lydia Kim was a Research Fellow working with Professors Monica Singhal and Sandip Sukhtankar on commodity price risk and public distribution in India. Prior to joining EPoD, she worked at J-PAL on projects involving maternal and child health, education, gender equality, and environmental conservation in South Asia and Africa and at Harvard Business School researching business strategy and health care. Her interests include access to finance, health, and food security in developing countries. Lydia holds a B.A. in Economics from Wellesley College.