Sandeep Bhattacharya, Visiting Assistant Professor, Duke Center for International Development  

Sandeep Bhattacharya

Office Location: 278 Rubenstein Hall
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Ph.D., Georgia State University, 2010
M.P.P., Duke University, 2005
M.A., Delhi School of Economics (India), 1990
B.A., St. Stephen's College, Delhi (India), 1988

Curriculum Vitae

International Public Finance
International Taxation
Development Management
Economic Growth and Development
Applied Economics

Sandeep Bhattacharya graduated from the Master's in Public Policy Program at Duke University in May 2005, and received his PhD in Economics in 2010 from Georgia State University. Sandeep graduated from St. Stephen's College, Delhi University, with a B.A. (H) degree in Economics in 1988 and completed his Master's degree in Economics from the Delhi School of Economics in 1990. Sandeep is the author of " Aspects of tax spillovers: Is there a 'worldwide' tax burden?" (VDM-Verlag, 2011). Sandeep has several years of work experience in the private and public sector outside academia, including over 9 years with the Indian Revenue Service (Customs and Excise) and has recently consulted for the IFC/World bank group. Sandeep has been involved in teaching and research at the Sanford School's Duke Center for International Development with the Public Finance Group over the last year focusing on taxation, budgeting and project appraisal.