Isha Gupta is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Economics at Ramanujan College (University of Delhi) and is a Ph.D. Research Scholar at the Centre for Economic Studies and Planning (CESP) at Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU). Prior to this, she completed her M.A. and M.Phil in Economics from CESP, JNU and received a B.A. in Economics from Miranda House (University of Delhi). Her research lies at the intersection of macro-development and growth theory economics.
Her current research focuses on the inter-relation between the rise of business services and the role of female labour supply in low-income countries, which is sponsored by the grant received under the STEG research program led by the Centre for Economic Policy Research (CEPR).