Dr. Anwesha Mukherjee

Room: 0505.02.519

Phone: +49 89 289 23447

E-Mail: anwesha.mukherjee[at]

Office hours: By appointment

Academic career

Anwesha Mukherjee is a postdoctoral researcher affiliated with multiple chairs at the TUM School of Management. Her primary research area is behavioural and experimental economics with a focus on contest and conflict behaviour. Before joining TUM, she earned her PhD from the School of Economics of University of East Anglia, and worked as a research fellow in the University of Surrey. Further details about her research can be found on her homepage.

Research areas

  • Experimental economics
  • Contests and conflicts
  • Motivation


  • Becker, Annette; Hottenrott, Hanna; Mukherjee, Anwesha: Division of labor in R&D? Firm size and specialization in corporate research. Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization 194, 2022, 1-23 more…
  • Subhasish M. Chowdhury; Anwesha Mukherjee; Theodore L. Turocy: That’s the ticket: explicit lottery randomisation and learning in Tullock contests. Theory and Decision (88), 2020, 405-429 more…
  • Subhasish Chowdhury; Patricia Esteve-González; Anwesha Mukherjee: Heterogeneity, Leveling the Playing Field, and Affirmative Action in Contests. Munich Papers in Political Economy, 2020 more…