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Prashant Loyalka

Prashant Loyalka, PhD

Center Research Fellow at the Freeman Spogli Institute for International Studies

Rural Education Action Project
Encina Hall
616 Serra Street
Stanford, CA 94305-6055

Research Interests

Economics of Education


Prashant Loyalka is a specialist in the economics of education whose research focuses on (a) ways to improve the educational outcomes of disadvantaged populations; (b) the quality and equity of access to upper secondary and higher education; (c) and issues related to education and health. He earned a Ph.D. in International Comparative Education as well as Bachelor’s and Masters degrees in Economics from Stanford. He was previously an Assistant Professor at the China Institute for Educational Finance Research, Peking University.