Senior Research Associate, J-PAL South Asia
Suddhasatwa Bhattacharya is a Senior Research Associate at J-PAL South Asia for the project Engendering Policing: Evaluating Reforms to Increase Women’s Access to Security & Justice (MPP-UV) in Madhya Pradesh. The project randomizes the availability of Women's Help Desks in police stations to evaluate women's access to police services and general perceptions about the police. Before joining J-PAL, she worked as a Business Analyst in HSBC Bangalore for one year.
Suddhasatwa has a master's in economics from the University of Virginia in Charlottesville, before which she received her first master's in economics from Jadavpur University in Kolkata and a bachelor's in economics from Calcutta University, Kolkata.