Keshar Ghimire

Keshar M. Ghimire

Assistant Professor


PhD (Economics): Temple University, Philadelphia 2016

BA: Hunter College, City University of New York New York, NY, 2011 (Economics and mathematics)

MA: Temple University Philadelphia, PA, 2013 (Economics)

Research and Practice Interests

Applied Econometrics, Labor Economics, Health Economics,  Entrepreneurship, Immigration, Public Policy


Peer Reviewed Publications

Keshar M. Ghimire and Johanna Catherine Macleann (2015. ) Economic conditions at school-leaving and self-employment . Economics Letters, ,

Keshar M. Ghimire (2018. ) Impact of children's health insurance benefit on labor supply of adults: evidence from newly arrived immigrants . Economics Bulletin, ,

Keshar Ghimire and Catherine Maclean (2019. ) Medical marijuana and Workers' Compensation claiming . Health Economics, ,

Catherine Maclean, Keshar Ghimire, Lauren Nicholas (2020. ) Marijuana legalization and disability claiming . Health Economics, ,

Keshar Ghimire (2021. ) Supply of Immigrant Entrepreneurs and Native Entrepreneurship . IZA Journal of Development and Migration (Accepted), ,


Labor economics, Health economics, Immigration, Entrepreneurship, Econometrics