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Dr Sambit Bhattacharyya

Post:Senior Lecturer in Economics (Economics)
Personal homepage:sambitbha

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UK:01273 877276
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Dr. Sambit Bhattacharyya is a Senior Lecturer (Associate Professor) in economics at the Department of Economics, University of Sussex. He received his PhD in Economics from the Australian National University. Prior to joining Sussex he was a Post-doctoral Fellow in Economics at the University of Oxford. His research interests are in the areas of development economics, economic history, political economy, and the Indian Economy. He is the author of Growth Miracles and Growth Debacles: Exploring Root Causes explores the causes of long term growth and development around the globe. He also published widely in the abovementioned areas including in European Economic Review, Journal of Comparative Economics, Oxford Economic Papers, and World Development. He is the Associate Editor of Review of Development Economics.
For a full list of downloadable papers, see his personal page using the following link:


Senior Lecturer (Assiciate Professor) in Economics

Director of Research and Knowledge Exchange (DoRKE)

Department of Economics

Community and Business

Associate Editor: Review of Development Economics