Ria Ivandic

Postdoctoral Research Economist, Centre for Economic Performance at London School of Economics and Political Science

Ria Ivandic is a Postdoctoral Research Economist at the Centre for Economic Performance at the London School of Economics. She holds a PhD in Economics from the Department of Political Economy at King's College London and a Master’s degree in Economics from Universitat Pompeu Fabra. Her primary research interests are political economy, crime economics and applied econometrics.  She is interested in quantitative methods such as machine learning in econometrics and text analysis in studying voting behaviour, crime and the effects of valence in media.