Parag Mahajan

Title Assistant Professor of Economics
Office 410 Purnell Hall


Parag Mahajan is an economist interested in the sources and consequences of labor mobility. Prior to joining the University of Delaware, Dr. Mahajan received his Ph.D. in public policy & economics from the University of Michigan. 

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  • Ph.D. in public policy & economics, University of Michigan
  • M.P.A./ID, Harvard Kennedy School of Government
  • B.A., Northwestern University

Select Publications

  • “Taken by Storm: Hurricanes, Migrant Networks, and U.S. Immigration” (with Dean Yang, AEJ: Applied Economics, 12(2): 250-77, 2020) — LINK:

Awards & Honors

  • John E. Parker Memorial Prize in Labor Economics and Human Resources.

Curriculum Vitae

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