Nayantara Biswas

Nayantara Biswas

PhD candidate in Economics

Clark University

Nayantara Biswas is a doctoral candidate in economics at Clark University. She is an applied economist examining the role of public policies on human capital formation among low- and middle-income populations. Her dissertation explores the effect of social policies on reproductive health, maternal employment, and child health in India. Nayantara is on the 2023-24 job market and is available for interviews.


  • Applied microeconomics (Health and Labor)
  • Development economics
  • Gender economics
  • Public Policy


  • PhD in Economics, 2024 (Expected)

    Clark University

  • MA in Economics, 2020

    Clark University

  • MS in Economics, 2017

    University of Calcutta

  • BS in Economics, 2015

    Loreto College, Kolkata