Monica Singhal

University of California, Davis

Monica Singhal is an Associate Professor in the Economics department at UC Davis and a Research Associate at the National Bureau of Economic Research. She serves on the Board of Directors of the National Tax Association, as an Associate Editor for the Journal of Development Economics, and as a Co-Editor for the Journal of Public Economics (beginning Fall 2016). Her primary research field is public finance, with a particular focus on taxation and redistribution and public finance in developing economies. She received her AB and PhD from Harvard University.

Researcher's Grant Projects

This project aims to address common limitations to data sources surrounding informal and unofficial firms using novel data from Bangladesh, shedding new light on firm formalization and business activity in developing countries.
Researchers: Ahmed Mushfiq Mobarak, Monica Singhal
Grants Round: 19th Round
Country: Bangladesh