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Sharmin Khodaiji

Senior Research Associate

B.A.(University of Delhi), M.A.(Jawaharlal Nehru University), M.Phill.(Jawaharlal Nehru University)

Sharmin Khodaiji is completing her PhD from the Centre for Political Studies, Jawaharlal Nehru University. Her research looks at the emergence of ‘Indian Economics’ as a specific field of study during the colonial period, by tracing the development of the discipline of political economy in Indian universities and the establishment of formal platforms such as journals and associations of economists in India. This research was carried out by accessing documents from various archives and university libraries in India and England. Her area of interest is the history of political economy and the history of economic thought. She has previously taught political science courses to Journalism (Hons) students at Lady Shri Ram College and Kamala Nehru College, Delhi University