Debashrita Mohapatra

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I obtained my PhD in Economics in September 2022 from KU Leuven, where I was a part of the Industrial Organisation group.

Fields of Interest:
Empirical Industrial Organization, Applied Microeconomics


Curriculum Vitae (CV): [PDF]

Working papers:

  • Dealer locations, mergers, and consumer welfare in the Automobile industry [ Job Market Paper ] [Short video]

  • Dealership network in the European automobile industry

  • Evolution of market power in the European automobile industry

  • Price dispersion across online platforms: Evidence from hotel room prices in London (UK) (with Debi Prasad Mohapatra, Ram Sewak Dubey)

  • Welfare effects of physician-directed pharmaceutical promotion on prescription behaviors: evidence from India (with Debi Prasad Mohapatra and Christian Rojas)

  • Effect of Bilingual Education on Academic Achievement: Evidence from India