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Prof. Joyashree Roy

Bangabandhu Chair Professor
Sustainable Energy Transition, Department of Energy, Environment and Climate Change

Ph.D in Economics, Jadavpur University, Kolkata, India, 1991. Concentration: Econometric Modelling of Producer Behaviour for Indian Industries to understand Demand for Energy.

Master of Arts. (Economics), North Eastern Hill University, Shillong,India, 1978.

Bachelor of Arts (Economics Honours) and PUC) : Lady Keane Girls College, Shillong.

  • Economics of Pollution and Climate Change
  • Modeling energy demand
  • Economy-wide modeling exercises for deriving policy implications
  • Water quality demand modeling
  • Water pricing
  • Sustainable development
  • Natural resource accounting
  • Valuing environmental services
  • Developmental and environmental issues relevant to informal sectors
  • Coastal Ecosystem service evaluation
  1. Roy, Joyashree; Some, S; Das, N; Pathak, M (2021) Demand side climate change mitigation actions and SDGs: literature review with systematic evidence search, Environ. Res. Lett. https://doi.org/10.1088/1748-9326/abd81a.
  2. Dasgupta, S; Das, N; Roy, J (2021) Index decomposition analysis of energy use in India, in Contemporary Issues in Sustainable Development, the case of India (ed) Tanika Chakraborty, Deep Mukherjee, Sarani Saha, Routledge,NY, pp126-145. https://www.routledge.com/Contemporary-Issues-in-Sustainable-Development-The-Case-ofIndia/Chakraborty-Mukherjee-Saha/p/book/9781138227101
  3. Roy, J., Roy, B., Dasgupta S. and D. Chakravarty. (2011). Business Model to Promote Energy Efficiency: Use of Electrical Appliances in Domestic Sector in West Bengal: A Baseline Study, submitted to Energy Conservation and Commercialization Project, Phase III (ECO III), contract no 386-C-00-06-00153-00 by Global Change Programme, Jadavpur University, Kolkata, India. http://eco3.org/wpcontent/plugins/downloads-manager/upload/Report-1038- Bussiness%20Model%20for%20REEC.pdf