Shilpi is a Sr. Economist in the Seattle office and joined Keystone in 2021 after receiving her Ph.D. in Economics from Clemson University. At grad school she worked on understanding political polarization and misinformation using data from Twitter. She is also extremely interested in behavioral economics and worked on a number of projects exploring the relation between knowledge and strength of opinion. At Keystone she is excited to work on problems that challenge the society today at the intersection of economics, technology and law using rigorous econometric or data science methodologies.
In her free time, Shilpi enjoys cooking, reading books, exploring new places, traveling and watching old sitcoms like Friends, Office and Modern Family over and over again.