Subhra Bhattacharjee is a research specialist with the Research Team for the Human Development Report. Prior to joining UNDP she worked as a research officer in Reserve Bank of India, India’s Central Bank and was a visiting assistant professor at Oberlin College, Ohio. Her research interests are in non-market valuation, applied microeconomics and growth models with the environment as a public good. Her areas of technical expertise include modeling household behavior and survey statistics and methodology. Subhra holds a Ph.D. in Economics from Iowa State University.