Saugato Datta

Saugato Datta is a managing director at ideas42, where he works to design, test, and scale applications of behavioral economics to benefit low-income people in developing countries in domains ranging from the design of social protection programs to governance and financial inclusionHe has a Ph.D. in economics from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. In the past, he worked as an economics correspondent for The Economist and as a researcher at the World Bank