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Janak Joshi

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PhD Candidate


Janak Joshi a Ph.D. candidate in economics at the University of New Mexico. He received his BA in mathematics and MA in economics with highest honors from Tribhuvan University, Nepal (2011). He also holds MA in economics from the University of New Mexico (2014). Primarily, his research interests lie in the area of environmental and natural resource economics with a specific focus on energy economics, water resources, and climate change. Currently, he is working on his Ph.D. dissertation in the area of energy, water and environment.

Research Interest

  • Applied microeconomics
  • Energy economics
  • Energy-water-environment nexus and sustainable development
  • Non-Market Valuation
  • Public and health economics

 Teaching Interest

  • Microeconomics
  • Mathematical Economics
  • Econometrics
  • Natural Resource Economics and ecological modeling
  • Energy Economics
  • Environmental Economics