Veeshan Rayamajhee, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor

Veeshan Rayamajhee is a faculty fellow at the NDSU Center for the Study of Public Choice and Private Enterprise (PCPE) and an assistant professor in the NDSU Department of Agribusiness and Applied Economics. His research combines insights from Public Choice and New Institutional Economics to understand individual and collective responses to covariate shocks. He uses a range of empirical tools to study issues related to disasters, climate adaptation, food and energy security, and environmental externalities. His research has appeared in peer-reviewed journals such as Journal of Institutional Economics, Disasters, Economics of Disasters and Climate Change, Journal of International Development, Food Security, and Renewable Energy. For updates on his research, please visit:

Veeshan teaches courses in macroeconomics and new institutional economics.


Ph.D. Economics, University of New Mexico, 2019
M.A. Economics, University of New Mexico, 2016
B.A. Interdisciplinary Studies in Mathematics and Business Management, Bryn Athyn College, 2014


Office: Barry Hall 428
Phone: 701-231-7470



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