Rashesh Shrestha is an Economist as ERIA. He earned his PhD from the Department of Agricultural and Applied Economics in the University of Wisconsin-Madison. After his PhD, he conducted research and taught at the Arndt-Corden Department of Economics at the Australian National University. During this time, he taught courses on Applied Microeconomics and Aid and Development Policy. His research interests are labor markets, economic development, and human capital investment. He is originally from Nepal.
Institute for the Future Economy (IFE) aims to shape the regional innovation and entrepreneurship ecosystem through collaboration with leaders and influencers in government, business, academia and society.