Development Economics, Applied Microeconomics, Gender Economics


Dr. Shreyasee Das joined the Economics Department in 2018. She holds a Ph.D. in Economics, an M.A. in Economics and a B.Sc. in Economics, all from the University of Houston. Prior to joining Temple University, she was an Assistant Professor of Economics at the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater. Her research focuses on the intersection of gender economics and development economics. Her work includes analyzing the effects of public policies concerning women’s property rights, marriage markets, water rights and education. Professor Das teaches Introductory Microeconomics and Development Economics at Temple.

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Selected Publications

  • Bose, Nayana & Shreyasee Das2024.  Reassessing the relationship between women's empowerment and fertility: Evidence from India. Review of Development Economics,  28(2): 544–573.
  • Shreyasee Das & Shatanjaya Dasgupta. 2023. Hidden costs of industrial disasters: Marriage market consequences of the Bhopal Gas Disaster, Economics Bulletin, 43 (2): 813-829. 
  • Bose, Nayana & Shreyasee Das2021."Intergenerational effects of improving women’s property rights: evidence from India", Oxford Development Studies, 49(3): 277-290, DOI: 10.1080/13600818.2021.1899154

Courses Taught

  • Econ 1102: Principles of Microeconomics 
  • Econ 1902: Honors Microeconomic Principles
  • Econ 3547: Economics of Development and Growth