Post Doc

Dr. Anwesha Mukherjee
Dr. Anwesha Mukherjee

Post Doc

Phone: +49 (0) 89 289 23447

Technische Universität München
Arcisstrasse 21
D-80333 München
Room 2519

Anwesha Mukherjee is a postdoctoral researcher at the TUM School of Management. Her primary research area is behavioral and experimental economics with a focus on contest and conflict behavior. Further interests include Identity Economics and Industrial Organization. Before joining TUM, she earned her PhD from the School of Economics of University of East Anglia, and worked as a research fellow at the University of Surrey.

Research Interests:

  • Experimental Economics
  • Contests and Conflicts
  • Identity and Heterogeneity

Curriculum Vitae


Positions in Research:

  • Since 02/2019 Postdoctoral Researcher, TUM School of Management, Technische Universität München
  • 2018 Postdoctoral Researcher, School of Economics, University of Surrey


  • 2019: PhD (Economics), University of East Anglia
  • 2014: M.Phil. Economics, CESP, Jawaharlal Nehru University
  • 2012: M.Sc. Quantitative Economics, Indian Statistical Institute
  • 2010: B.Sc. Economics, University of Burdwan


  • Chowdhury, S.M., Mukherjee, A. and Turocy, T.L. (2018). That’s the Ticket: Explicit Lottery Randomisation and Learning in Tullock Contests.Theory and Decision, 88, 405-429.

Working Papers

  • Heterogeneity, Leveling the Playing Field, and Affirmative Action in Contests
    (SSRN, No. 3655727, with Subhasish M. Chowdhury and Patricia Esteve-Gonz ́alez)
  • Division of Labor in R&D? Firm Size and Specialization in Corporate Research
    (Munich Papers in Political Economy, No. 03, with Hanna Hottenrott and Annette Becker)
  • Ingroup and Outgroup Preferences in inter-group conflict: An Experiment
    (MPRA Paper no. 105690, with Subhasish M. Chowdhury and Roman Sheremeta)


Professorship Economics

Am Essigberg 3
D-94315 Straubing


Prof. Dr. rer. pol. Sebastian Goerg

Team Assistent

Christina Neundlinger

Phone: 09421 6007481