The Ashoka University Economics Society (AUES) aims to actively contribute to the dialogue around economics in Ashoka. As an ever-evolving and dynamic subject, Economics plays an important role in the lives of all individuals. We aim to take economics beyond the classroom by providing students with an intellectually stimulating environment which allows them to engage with and critically think and talk about issues gripping the world.
Dr. Saha’s research interests lie in Sectoral Dynamics, Economic Growth, and Macroeconomic Development. She has worked on services sector dynamics., both within a closed economy and an open economy context. She is working on macroeconomic issues related to developing economies. Within this area, she has looked at the implications of labor market frictions, behavioral constraints, and macroeconomic policies. She currently working on projects which look at business dynamism in emerging markets.
Dr. Saha earned her Ph.D. in Economics from the Indian Statistical Institute, Delhi Centre. She completed her B.Sc. in Physics from St. Stephen’s College in 2007 and obtained her MA in Economics from the Delhi School of Economics in 2009.