Dr. Urvashi Jain

Dr. Urvashi Jain

Assistant Professor
Economics, Finance and Real Estate

Research Interests

  • Economics of Aging
  • Health Economics
  • Development Economics
  • Applied Microeconomics


  • Ph.D. Economics, University of Southern California.
  • M.S. Quantitative Economics, Indian Statistical Institute, Delhi.
  • B.A. (Hons.) Economics, St. Stephen’s College, University of Delhi.


  •  Jain, U. and M. Ma. 2020. “Height Shrinkage, Health and Mortality among Older Adults: Evidence from Indonesia”, Economics and Human Biology, vol. 37.

  • Banerjee, J., Jain, U. et al. 2020. “Methodological Considerations in Designing and Implementing the Harmonized Diagnostic Assessment of Dementia for Longitudinal Aging Study in India”, Biodemography and Social Biology, forthcoming.

  • Angrisani, M., Jain, U. and J. Lee. 2020. “Gender Differences in Late-Life Cognition: Findings from the Longitudinal Aging Study in India – Diagnostic Assessment of Dementia”, Journal of the American Geriatrics Society, forthcoming.


  • ECO 215 – Principles of Microeconomics
  • ECO 343 – Labour Economics