Manjira Datta

Associate Professor
Faculty
TEMPE Campus
Mailcode
9801
Assoc Professor
Faculty
TEMPE Campus
Mailcode
9801

Education

  • PhD  Cornell University, 1992
  • MA  Cornell University, 1991
  • MA  Jadavpur University, India, 1986 
  • BA  Jadavpur University, India, 1984

Research Interests

  • Economic Theory
  • International Trade
  • Macroeconomics
  • Resource Economics

Publications

  • "Isotone Recursive Methods: Homogeneous Agents," The Handbook of Optimal Growth, vol. 1: The Discrete Time Horizon Model, R.-A. Dana, C. Le Van, T. Mitra and K. Nishimura (eds.), Springer, 2006 (with Kevin L. Reffett).
  • "Markovian Equilibrium in Infinite Horizon Economies with Incomplete Markets and Public Policy," Journal of Mathematical Economics, 41, 2005 (with Leonard J. Mirman, Olivier F. Morand and Kevin L. Reffett).
  • "Monotone Methods for Markovian Equilibrium in Dynamic Economies," Annals of Operations Research, 114, 2002 (with Leonard J. Mirman, Olivier F. Morand and Kevin L. Reffett).

Research Activity

  • "Comparing Recursive Equilibrium in Economies with Dynamic Complementarities and Indeterminacy", (with Reffett, Wozny)
  • "Lattice Methods for Computing Markov Equilibrium in Dynamic Games," (with Leonard J. Mirman, Olivier F. Morand and Kevin L. Reffett).
  • "Nonclassical Brock-Mirman Economies," (with Leonard J. Mirman and Kevin L. Reffett).
  • "Markovian Dynamics, Equilibrium Growth and Trade," (with Kevin L. Reffett).

Courses

Fall 2016
Course NumberCourse Title
ECN 335South Asia & the World Economy
ECN 436International Trade Theory
Spring 2016
Course NumberCourse Title
ECN 436International Trade Theory
ECN 590Reading and Conference
ECN 592Research
ECN 593Applied Project
ECN 595Continuing Registration
ECN 599Thesis
ECN 790Reading and Conference
ECN 792Research
ECN 795Continuing Registration
ECN 799Dissertation
Fall 2015
Course NumberCourse Title
ECN 335South Asia & the World Economy
ECN 436International Trade Theory
ECN 590Reading and Conference
ECN 592Research
ECN 593Applied Project
ECN 595Continuing Registration
ECN 599Thesis
ECN 790Reading and Conference
ECN 792Research
ECN 795Continuing Registration
ECN 799Dissertation
Summer 2015
Course NumberCourse Title
ECN 593Applied Project
ECN 595Continuing Registration
ECN 792Research
Spring 2015
Course NumberCourse Title
ECN 436International Trade Theory
ECN 590Reading and Conference
ECN 592Research
ECN 593Applied Project
ECN 595Continuing Registration
ECN 599Thesis
ECN 790Reading and Conference
ECN 792Research
ECN 795Continuing Registration
ECN 799Dissertation
Fall 2014
Course NumberCourse Title
ECN 335South Asia & the World Economy
ECN 436International Trade Theory
ECN 590Reading and Conference
ECN 591Seminar
ECN 592Research
ECN 593Applied Project
ECN 595Continuing Registration
ECN 599Thesis
ECN 790Reading and Conference
ECN 792Research
ECN 795Continuing Registration
ECN 799Dissertation
Summer 2014
Course NumberCourse Title
ECN 593Applied Project
ECN 595Continuing Registration
ECN 792Research
Spring 2014
Course NumberCourse Title
ECN 436International Trade Theory
ECN 590Reading and Conference
ECN 592Research
ECN 593Applied Project
ECN 595Continuing Registration
ECN 599Thesis
ECN 790Reading and Conference
ECN 792Research
ECN 795Continuing Registration
ECN 799Dissertation
Fall 2013
Course NumberCourse Title
ECN 335South Asia & the World Economy
ECN 436International Trade Theory
ECN 590Reading and Conference
ECN 591Seminar
ECN 592Research
ECN 593Applied Project
ECN 595Continuing Registration
ECN 599Thesis
ECN 790Reading and Conference
ECN 792Research
ECN 795Continuing Registration
ECN 799Dissertation
Summer 2013
Course NumberCourse Title
ECN 593Applied Project
ECN 595Continuing Registration
ECN 792Research
Spring 2013
Course NumberCourse Title
ECN 335South Asia & the World Economy
ECN 590Reading and Conference
ECN 592Research
ECN 593Applied Project
ECN 595Continuing Registration
ECN 599Thesis
ECN 790Reading and Conference
ECN 795Continuing Registration
ECN 799Dissertation
Fall 2012
Course NumberCourse Title
ECN 335South Asia & the World Economy
ECN 590Reading and Conference
ECN 591Seminar
ECN 592Research
ECN 593Applied Project
ECN 595Continuing Registration
ECN 599Thesis
ECN 790Reading and Conference
ECN 792Research
ECN 795Continuing Registration
ECN 799Dissertation

Honors/Awards

  • The University Medal for securing the first position in M.A. (Economics), Jadavpur University, India, 1986
  • The Susanta K. Mitra Memorial Gold-centered Medal for getting the highest marks in Economics, Jadavpur University, India, 1986.

Editorships

Referee

  • Econometrica
  • American Economic Review
  • Economic Theory
  • Journal of Economic Dynamics and Control

Reviewer

  • Social Science and Humanities Research Council of Canada
  • Macroeconomics (third edition pre-revision) by S. Williamson for Pearson Addison Wesley

Work History

Arizona State University: 2001-present. Previous Appointments: Jadavpur University, Indian Statistical Institute, Center for Operations Research and Econometrics, Iowa State University, University of Saskatchewan.