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Devika Dutt Profile

Dr Devika Dutt

Lecturer in Development Economics

Research interests

  • Economics
  • International development
  • Politics

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Devika joined the Lecturer in Development Economics as a Lecturer in Development Economics in June 2022. She holds a PhD in Economics from the University of Massachusetts Amherst, with a specialization in International Finance, Macroeconomics, Political Economy, and Development. Her research is focused on the political economy of foreign exchange intervention, central bank swap agreements, the political economy of development policy (especially as it relates to international financial institutions), and macroeconomic policy in developing economies.

She also serves as a Consultant to the Council in the Economics of Health for All of the World Health Organization, and is a co-Founder of Diversifying and Decolonising Economics (D-Econ). Her previous affiliations include the Berggruen Institute and University of Southern California, the International Labour Organization, and the Global Development Policy Center at Boston University 

Research Interests

  • Macroeconomics
  • International Finance
  • Economic Methodology
  • Development Heterodox Economics 



  • 4YYD0003: Economic Analysis of Emerging Economies 
  • 5YYD0017: Macroeconomics for Development 


  • 7YYDN0039: Quantitative Methods for Social Science 

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See Devika's research profile