- Dissertation Fellow
Shruti Rajagopalan is a fourth year PhD student in the Department of Economics at George Mason University. Shruti is also a Mercatus Center Dissertation Fellow. Ms. Rajagopalan earned her Bachelors in Economics from University of Delhi. She completed her LLB at the Faculty of Law, University of Delhi. She also has a Masters in Law and Economics, as an Erasmus Mundus Scholar, from University of Hamburg, University of Gent and University of Bologna. Shruti has worked at various non profit institutions including Centre for Civil Society (a free market think tank in India), PILSARC (a public interest law firm in New Delhi) and the Center of Competitive Politics as a Koch Fellow in 2006. She enjoys writing op-eds on constitutional issues and has been published a few times in the Wall Street Journal Asia and other Indian newspapers. Shruti’s research has been published in the International Review of Law and Economics and the Review of Austrian Economics. In her free time she enjoys travelling, reading and listening to jazz and Indian classical music.