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Dr Arpita Ghosh

Dr Arpita Ghosh

Lecturer in Economics

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Streatham Court, University of Exeter, Rennes Drive, Exeter, EX4 4PU, UK

My primary research area is Economics of Crime and Political Economics. I also have papers/projects in the area of Economics of Housing and Energy. I completed my PhD from Leicester in 2021 under the supervision of James Rockey and Giuseppe De Feo.

Prior to joining Exeter in 2021, I worked for a year and a half as a Research Fellow in the ESRC funded project ``A Unified Approach to Measuring the Costs of Violent Crime Risk’’ under the direction of Dr. Brendon McConnell and Professor Corrado Giulietti at the University of Southampton.


Ph.D. in Economics (University of Leicester) - 2021

M.Sc. in Economics (Madras School of Economics, Chennai) - 2014

B.Sc. in Economics (St. Xavier's College, Kolkata) - 2012


Fellow of the Advance Higher Education Academy - 2022


Research interests

  • Economics of Crime
  • Law and Economics
  • Political Economics

Research projects


​Working Papers:

Selected Work in Progess:



Teaching Interests:

Applied Econometrics, Microeconomics, Applied Economics

Current Teaching (2022 - 2023)

Module leader: Economics for Management (BEE1034C)

Module leader: Introduction to Finance (BEE1006B)