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.

Website | Curriculum Vitae

Selected Publications

  • Bose, Nayana & Shreyasee Das. 2021."Intergenerational effects of improving women’s property rights: evidence from India", Oxford Development Studies49 (3): 277-290, DOI: 10.1080/13600818.2021.1899154
  • Bose, Nayana and Shreyasee Das. (2018). Political Reservation for Women and Delivery of Public Works Program. Review of Development Economics, 22: 203-219. 
  • Bose, Nayana and Shreyasee Das. (2017). Women's Inheritance Rights, Household Allocation and Gender Bias, American Economic Review Papers and Proceedings, 107 (5): 150-153.

Courses Taught

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