Indraneel Dasgupta

Research Fellow

Indian Statistical Institute

Indraneel Dasgupta is currently Professor, Economic Research Unit, Indian Statistical Institute, Calcutta, India. He was educated at Presidency College (Calcutta), Jawaharlal Nehru University (Delhi) and the University of California.

Indraneel’s research interests lie broadly in the areas of microeconomic theory, development economics and public economics, with a policy focus on issues relating to inequality and distributive conflict. His work in microeconomic theory has focused on foundational issues in revealed preference theory. His research in the areas of development economics and public economics has addressed aspects of intra-household distribution, charitable donation, group inequality, identity conflict and class antagonism. Indraneel has published in the American Journal of Agricultural Economics, BE Journal of Theoretical Economics, Defence and Peace Economics, Economics Letters, Economic Development and Cultural Change, Economic Theory, European Economic Review, Journal of Agricultural Economics, Journal of Comparative Economics, Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization, Journal of Economic Inequality, Journal of Economic Theory, Journal of Globalization and Development, Journal of Institutional and Theoretical Economics, Journal of Public Economics, Oxford Economic Papers, Public Choice and Social Choice and Welfare. His research has been supported by the US Department of Agriculture, the Pew Charitable Trusts US, and the European Union.

Indraneel has been an academic visitor to a number of institutions in the US, Europe, Asia and Australia, including Alicante, Australian National University, Carlos III, CORE, Cornell, Delhi School of Economics, Dhaka, Indian Statistical Institute, Namur, Tulane and WIDER, Helsinki. Indraneel taught at Deakin University, Australia, Nottingham University, UK, Durham University, UK, and the Centre for Studies in Social Sciences, Calcutta, before moving to the Indian Statistical Institute in 2012. He joined IZA as a Research Fellow in January 2008.

Indraneel is currently a co-editor of the Journal of South Asian Development and a member of the editorial board of the Journal of Development Studies.


IZA Publications

IZA Discussion Paper No. 13763
Dripto Bakshi, Indraneel Dasgupta
published in: A. Markandya and D. Rübbelke (eds.), Climate and Development; World Scientific, 2021
IZA Discussion Paper No. 12016
published in: Journal of Comparative Economics, 2021, 49 (2), 442-466
IZA Discussion Paper No. 10998
Indraneel Dasgupta, Ranajoy Guha Neogi
IZA Discussion Paper No. 10881
Indraneel Dasgupta, Ranajoy Guha Neogi
published in: Public Choice, 2018, 174 (3-4), 315-334.
IZA Discussion Paper No. 9731
Dripto Bakshi, Indraneel Dasgupta
published in: Defence and Peace Economics, 2020, 31 (7), 786-809
IZA Discussion Paper No. 9159
Dripto Bakshi, Indraneel Dasgupta
published in: Defence and Peace Economics, 2018, 29 (2), 147-170
IZA Discussion Paper No. 8051
published in: Annals of Public and Cooperative Economics, 2015, 86 (1), 7-31
IZA Discussion Paper No. 7924
Indraneel Dasgupta, Diganta Mukherjee
IZA Discussion Paper No. 6221
published in: Economic Development and Cultural Change, 2015, 64 (1), 71-111