Profile

Arka Roy
Chaudhuri
Assistant Professor
Department of Economics
School of Humanities and Social Sciences (SoHSS)
Shiv Nadar University
India
Profile Summary 

Arka Roy Chaudhuri is an Assistant Professor at the Department of Economics, Shiv Nadar University.  He did his PhD from the University of British Columbia. His research fields are Development Economics, Economics of Education, Political Economy and Labour Economics. He has worked on the efficacy of affirmative action policies, evolution of inter-group differences and the long-term consequences of colonialism. His present research focuses on political economy issues such as public good provision and education economics topics such as gender differences in STEM take-up and classroom peer effects.

Educational Qualifications 
2015
Ph.D. Economics
University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada
2008
Master of Science in Quantitative Economics
Indian Statistical Institute, Delhi
2006
B.Sc (Hons), Economics
Presidency College, Kolkata
Work Experience 
20152017
Lecturer cum Post Doctoral Fellow,
Economics and Planning Unit, Indian Statistical Institute,
Delhi
Teaching & Research Interests: 

Labour Economics, Economics of Education, Political Economy, Experimental and Behavioural Economics, Development Economics, Economic History