Energy for Growth Hub

Joyashree Roy


Asian Institute of Technology

Areas of Expertise

Bangladesh, India, Climate Change, Economics of Pollution, Energy Demand Modeling

Joyashree Roy is a Hub Fellow and the inaugural Bangabandhu Chair Professor at the Asian Institute of Technology in Bangkok. She is an Indian Council of Social Science Research (ICCSR) national fellow and former professor of economics at Jadavpur University. Joyashree was a Ford Foundation Post Doctoral Fellow in Environmental Economics at the Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory. She is a member of the IPCC-2007 Nobel Peace Prize winning panel and on the team that won the Prince Sultan Bin Aziz award for water. She has published more than 100 peer reviewed journal articles, authored and edited books.

Non-Hub Publication Highlights

Towards demand-side solutions for mitigating climate change. Nature Climate Change Vol 8. 2018.
Can low-carbon urban development be pro-poor? The case of Kolkata, India. Environment & Urbanization Vol. 29 Issue 1. December 2016.
Exacerbating health risks in india due to climate change: Rethinking approach to health service provision. Public Health and Welfare: Concepts, Methodologies, Tools, and Applications. September 2016.

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