Chandini Sankaran

Lecturer in Economics


Ph.D. in Economics, Kansas State University, 2005

Areas of Expertise

  • Education Economics
  • International Economic Development
  • Energy Economics


ECON 200 Basic Economic Issues


 “The impact of Indonesian forest fires on Singaporean pollution and health,” with Tamara Sheldon, American Economic Review (AER) Papers and Proceedings, American Economic Association (AEA), 107(5): 526-529, May 2017. 

“The movement to online course evaluations: Do we hear from more complainers?” with Elizabeth Breitbach and Jamie Wagner, Perspectives on Economic Education Research (PEER), 2016, 10 (1): 41-56. 

“An exercise on creating a student expenditure basket” with Dana Corcoran and Thomas Mulroney Jr., Journal of Economics Teaching (JET), 2016, 1b (2): 90-110. 

“Evidence on the determinants of foreign direct investments: The case of the Dominican Republic,” IUP Journal of Applied Economics, 2015, 14 (1): 47-68. 

“Promotion of the Millennium Development Goals by media in ASEAN countries” with Sankaran Ramanathan, Asian Media Information and Communication Center (AMIC) Papers and Proceedings, June 2010. 

“An analysis of inequality measures and common datasets” Academy of Business Economics (ABE) Papers and Proceedings, 2007.