Rati Ram holds the M.A. degrees in philosophy and economics from Delhi University, India, and both M.A. and Ph.D. degrees in economics of education from the University of Chicago, Ill, USA. He held faculty position in Economics Department at Illinois State University between 1977 and 1980 and from 1982 to present and at Washington State University between 1980 and 1982. He has been a Distinguished Professor at Illinois State University since 1986. His teaching and research areas include economic development, human capital, income distribution, and cross-country studies.
Biography Updated on 25 May 2010