Joydeep Bhattacharya In the News

August 14, 2020

Dr. Joydeep BattacharyaA paper written by Joydeep Bhattacharya, professor, Priyama Majumda, and former MS (Econ) Iowa State student Ritwik Banerjee, is the subject of an August 12 BBC article, "Exponential growth bias: The numerical error behind Covid-19."

July 20, 2020

Dr. Joydeep BattacharyaJoydeep Bhattacharya, professor, has been awarded a National Science Foundation Standard Grant for support of his COVID-19-related project, "RAPID: Failure to Predict Infection Risk and its Impact on the Spread of COVID-19."

February 05, 2020

Dr. Joydeep BhattacharyaJoydeep Bhattacharya, professor, had his research article, "Resolving intergenerational conflict over the environment under the pareto criterion," published in the March 2020 edition of the Journal of Environmental Economics and Management.

January 30, 2020

Dr. Joydeep BhattacharyaJoydeep Bhattacharya, professor, has had his article, "Intergenerational Debt Dynamics Without Tears," published online on ScienceDirect by Elsevier Journals. 

November 18, 2019

Dr. Joydeep BhattacharyaAn article, "Why mandate young borrowers to contribute to their retirement accounts?" by Joydeep Bhattacharya, professor, has been published in the journal Economic Theory.

November 15, 2019

Sher Aghan AsadResearch done by PhD candidate Sher Afghan Asad and Joydeep Bhattacharya, professor, was mentioned in a Nov. 15th New York Times article on Mechanical Turk.

July 15, 2019

Dr. Joydeep BhattacharyaJoydeep Bhattacharya, professor, has had his article "Intergenerational debt dynamics without tears," published in the Review of Economic Dynamics. The coauthor is Torben M. Andersen, Aarhus University, Denmark.

March 19, 2019

Several department alums met for a get-together in a restaurant near Tsinghua University while all were in Beijing recently. Jing came from Zhejiang province to Beijing to give a talk and Jingbo came from Hubei province to Beijing to attend a conference.

March 04, 2019

Dr. Peter Orazem, Dr. Joydeep BhattacharyaProfessors Peter Orazem and Joydeep Bhattacharya were among 40 signatories on the Iowa Compact on Immigration, which cites workforce needs and a desire for changes to federal immigration policy.

September 13, 2018

Dr. Joydeep BhattacharyaJoydeep Bhattacharya, professor, was quoted in a WalletHub Ask the Experts piece on the Federal Reserve rate hike.

May 31, 2018

Dr. Joydeep BhattacharyaJoydeep Bhattacharya, professor, (with coauthors Richard C. Barnett and Mikko Puhakka) had his paper "Private versus public old-age security" published in J Popul Econ (2018) 31:703–746

August 02, 2016

Bhattacharjee, Subhra weddingEconomics department alumnus Subhra Bhattacharjee married Alexander Reitmeyer on July 19, 2016 in Kolkata, India. Subhra, who is a recent PhD student of Cathy Kling and Joydeep Bhattacharya, works in Jerusalem for the United Nations. Several other department alumni attended the event. Shown in photo, left to right: Ritwik Banerjee (MS), Monisankar Bishnu (PhD), Subhra, Joydeep, and Min Wang (PhD).