...top of page

Kunal Dasgupta

Assistant Professor
Ph.D. (Princeton, 2010), M.S. (Indian Statistical Institute, 2004), B.S. (Presidency College, 2002)
Office: Max Gluskin House, 150 St. George Street, 328. Phone: 416-946-8041. Fax: 416-978-6713.
Email address:
Personal website: http://sites.google.com/site/dasguptakunal/home
Research fields: International economics

Selected research

  • Kunal Dasgupta, "The Missing Middle in Developing Countries Revisited", Indian Growth and Development Review 9 (1) (2016), 32–52.
  • Kunal Dasgupta, "Learning and Knowledge Diffusion in a Global Economy", Journal of International Economics 87 (2) (2012), 323–336.
  • Kunal Dasgupta and Jordi Mondria, "Quality Uncertainty and Intermediation in International Trade", European Economic Review, forthcoming.
  • Kunal Dasgupta and Jordi Mondria, "Inattentive Importers", Journal of International Economics, forthcoming.
  • Bernardo Blum, Sebastian Claro, Kunal Dasgupta, Ignatius Horstmann, "Inventory Management, Product Quality and Cross-Country Income Differences", American Economic Journal: Macroeconomics, forthcoming.
All publications

Honors and awards

  • International Economics Section Fellowship, Princeton University, 2007.
  • M.R. Iyer Memorial Award for academic excellence, Indian Statistical Institute, 2004.

Courses taught 2018–2019

  • Fall

  • ECO364H1F, section L0301 (St. George) • International Trade • M11-1, F2-3 • VC 323
  • ECO365H1F, section L0101 (St. George) • International Monetary Economics • T12-2, F12-1 • AH 400