Kul Bhatia, the University of Western Ontario, Canada
Professor Bhatia’s research areas involve taxation, environmental issues, and developing countries generally -- especially rural-urban migration and income distribution. He was with a trans-disciplinary project on eco-system health, collaborations between Western University and Egerton University in Kenya. In 2010, Dr. Bhatia was a Visiting Professor at Catolica University in Santiago, Chile. He conducted a research workshop at UCEMA in Buenos Aires, Argentina. Earlier, he presented his research in China (Renmin University), Southern Africa (Pretoria University), and South Korea (Chung-Ang University). His research papers have been published in the American Economic Review, the Journal of Public Economics, Public Finance/Finances Publiques, Journal of Economic Development, and Journal of International Trade and Development.