Moogdho is a postdoctoral scholar at the Woods Institute for the Environment. He is a development economist, concentrating on political economy, environment and public health. He received his Ph.D. in Economics from the University of Virginia (UVa) in 2021. His research at UVa focused on how dishonest politicians (tax-evaders) affect public goods provision and public health in constituencies the politicians represent. At Stanford, he is working at the Luby Lab on improving Brick Kilns operations in South Asia to reduce air pollution and facilitate better public health.