International Conference on

Understanding Climate Change and Enabling Climate Actions in the Hindu Kush Himalaya

Kathmandu, Nepal
11 - 13 April 2017

Joyashree Roy

Joyashree Roy, CLA Industry chapter of AR5 is currently the ICSSR national fellow and Professor of Economics at Jadavpur University. She initiated and coordinates the Global Change Programme and also directs Ryoichi Sasakawa Young Leaders Fellowship Fund (SYLFF) Project at Jadavpur University. She was in IPCC-2007 Nobel Peace Prize winning panel, has been a chapter author of Global Energy Assessment, in winning team of Prince Sultan Bin Aziz award for water. She is interested in multidisciplinary approaches to understanding development challenges. Her research interests are: Economics of Climate Change, Modeling energy demand, Economy-wide modeling exercises for deriving policy implications, Water quality demand modeling, Water pricing, Sustainable development indicator development and estimation, Natural resource accounting, Valuing environmental services, and Developmental and environmental issues relevant for informal sectors, Coastal Ecosystem service evaluation. She has worked extensively with developing country data.