Lecturer in Economics, Newcastle University

Smriti Sharma is a Lecturer in economics at Newcastle University Business School, UK. Her fields of specialization are development economics, labour economics, and behavioural economics. Her research focuses on two areas. The first is focused on the importance of behavioural traits and socioemotional skills as both predictors and outcomes in the process of economic development while the second area is research on caste and gender-based discrimination.


  • 2018–present
    Lecturer in Economics, Newcastle University
  • 2015–2018
    Research fellow, United Nations University


  • 2015 
    Delhi School of Economics, Ph.D in Economics