Law: Law of Democracy, Criminal Justice, Local/State Government, Law & Economics, Comparative Law
Economics: Political Economy, Economic History, Labor Economics, Development, Consumer Finance
I study how legal institutions affect economic and social inequality. My current research examine the effects of democratic institutions and criminal justice systems. I can be reached at aneja *at* berkeley.edu.
Minority Political Representation and Protection from Racial Violence: Evidence from Caste-based Political Parties in India (with S.K. Ritadhi) Link
The Impact of Right-to-Carry Laws and the NRC Report: Lessons for the Empirical Evaluation of Law and Policy, American Law and Economics Review (w/ John J. Donohue and Alex Zhang) Link
Disenfranchisement and Economic Inequality: Downstream Effects of Shelby County v. Holder, AEA Papers & Proceedings (forthcoming, with Carlos Avenancio-Leon)
Right-to-Carry Laws and Violent Crime: A Comprehensive Assessment, Journal of Empirical Legal Studies (forthcoming, with John J. Donohue and Kyle Webber) Link