Dr. Shivangi Chandel is an Assistant Professor at Jindal School of Government and Public Policy. Prior to this, she taught at Department of Economics, Jamia Millia Islamia, New Delhi. She did her Masters in Mathematics from Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur before joining Indira Gandhi Institute of Development Research, Mumbai for an Integrated MPhil/PhD. programme in Economics.
Her research interests lie in Microeconomic theory with a focus on Mechanism Design and Auctions. In her doctoral thesis, she examines corruption in the form of quality manipulation in procurement auctions where the auctioneer could accept a lower quality product in exchange for a bribe.