Suresh Naidu is a professor of economics and international affairs at Columbia University as well as a fellow at Roosevelt Institute, external faculty at the Santa Fe Institute, and a research fellow at National Bureau of Economic Research. Naidu’s primary research area is in historical labor markets and political economy. He previously served as a Harvard Academy Junior Scholar at Harvard University and as an instructor in economics and political economy at the University of California, Berkeley. He holds a B.A. in pure math from the University of Waterloo, a master’s degree in economics from the University of Massachusetts Amherst, and a Ph.D. in economics from the University of California, Berkeley.
- 2017, Languages, laws and labor contracts, $80,000
- 2020, Understanding collective labor action in platform businesses, $48,300
- 2021, Power and Dignity in Low-Wage Labor Markets: Evidence from Wal-Mart Workers, $50,000