Prof. Deepanshu Mohan

Associate Professor & Director, Centre for New Economics Studies

B.A.(University of Pune);
Masters in Economic History (London School of Economics, London)


Prof. Deepanshu Mohan is Associate Professor of Economics and Director, Centre for New Economics Studies at Jindal School of Liberal Arts and Humanities, O.P. Jindal Global (Institution of Eminence Deemed To Be University). He has been a Visiting Professor to the Department of Economics at Carleton University, Ottawa, Canada where he teaches courses in Comparative Economic History and Development Economics over the summer term. He was previously associated with the Jindal School of International Affairs from (January) 2013-(July) 2020.


Deepanshu completed his BA. In Economics from Fergusson College, Pune and then pursued an MSc. In Economic History from the London School of Economics. His research work intersects areas of law and economics, political economy and development economics. During his academic tenure, he has been a Visiting Fellow to Research organizations and Universities across Brazil, Colombia, Australia, Cambodia (to mention a few).


His work has been published in journals like Asian Ethnicity (Routledge), Cities, Asian Journal of Social Sciences (NUS), Asian Journal of Public Affairs (NUS), Oxford University Press (UK), Springer Nature (to mention a few). He is a regular contributor for Mint, The Wire, Deccan Herald, Fortune (India), The Print, The Hindu (Business Line), India Today’s Mail Today, and East Asia Forum (ANU). For  more details on academic profile and research, please see his CV.


For more information on the work undertaken by the Centre for New Economics Studies, please check here.

Economic History, Political Economy of Late Development, International Economics.