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Dr Sambit Bhattacharyya

Post:Reader in Economics (Economics)
Personal homepage:sambitbha

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UK:01273 877276
International:+44 1273 877276

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Dr. Sambit Bhattacharyya is a Reader in Economics at the Department of Economics, University of Sussex. His research interests are in the areas of development economics, economic history, political economy, and the Indian Economy. He is the author of the book Growth Miracles and Growth Debacles: Exploring Root Causes which explores the causes and consequences of long term growth. He also published widely and advised several PhD Dissertations in the abovementioned areas. See the 'Research' section of the webpage for a list of PhD students. He is an Associate Editor of the Review of Development Economics.
For a full list of downloadable papers, see his personal page using the following link:


Reader (Associate Professor) in Economics

Director of Research and Knowledge Exchange (DRaKE)

Department of Economics

Community and Business

Associate Editor: Review of Development Economics