|Education||Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur, PhD|
|STAARS Research||A home-production based approach to improve nutritional outcomes of children in rural areas|
Sounak Thakur an Assistant Professor of Economics at the Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur. He is an Applied Microeconomist with a focus on studying families and intra-household decision making in the context of developing countries. He takes a keen interest in studying the formation of families, institutions governing family formation and ramifications thereof, particularly in respect of intrahousehold bargaining and fluctuations in resource allocation (to individuals) in response to shocks.