Kusum Mundra, Assistant Professor of Economics

Welcome to my home page. I am an associate professor in the Department of Economics at Rutgers University, Newark.

My research interests are

  • Applied Econometrics

  • Immigration and International Migration

  • Gender and Minority Population

  • Terrorism and Conflict

My current research focuses on

  • the effect of immigrant networks on trade, labor market, housing, and conflict

  • immigrant and minority homeownership and housing adequacy

  • gender earnings gap trends – role of labor market intermittency

  •  nonparametric and semiparametric panel estimators

My Other Affiliations