Prabal K. De


Main Affiliation

Colin Powell School for Civic and Global Leadership

Additional Departments/Affiliated Programs

Economics and Business


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Prabal De

Prabal K. De


Dr. Prabal K. De is a Professor of Economics in the Colin Powell School at the City College and a doctoral faculty at the Graduate Center of the City University of New York. His recent research focuses on access, outcome, and disparities in health and education. His work has been funded by National Cancer Institute and the Murphy Institute, among others. Previously, he was a short-term consultant with the World Bank Group in Washington, DC. He holds a Ph.D. in Economics from New York University.



2008 Ph.D. in Economics, New York University 2005 MA in Economics, New York University 2001 MA in Economics, Jawaharlal Nehru University, India 1999 B Sc. in Economics (Honors), Presidency College, Calcutta, India

Research Interests

Health and Development Economics


For a complete list of publications, visit his personal homepage​ .