Ranjula Bali

Ranjula Bali


Professor of Economics

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Social Sciences


Ranjula Bali Swain is a Professor of Economics at Södertörn University and a Visiting Professor and Research Director, Center for Sustainability Research, Stockholm School of Economics. Her main research interests are sustainable development, environmental economics, microfinance and development. She is affiliated to the Center for European Research in Microfinance (CERMi), at the Solvay Brussels School of Economics and Management and Uppsala University. Bali Swain has worked at the International Labour Organisation, Geneva; and has been Visiting Professor at University of California, Berkeley, Stanford University, Tufts University, University of Pretoria, South Africa and UN Sustainable Development Solutions Network, New York, USA. Her research covers Microfinance, Sustainable Development, Circular Economy and she has received research grants from Swedish Research Council (VR and Uforsk), Swedish Research Council for Sustainable Development (Formas), Swedish International Development Cooperation (Sida), Swedish Energy Agency.

Publications: Google Scholarexternal link, opens in new window

Recent Books:

Bali Swain, R. and Sweet, S (eds) Sustainable Consumption and Production: Development and Challenges, Palgrave Macmillan, London, April 2021.external link, opens in new window

Bali Swain, R. and Sweet, S (eds) Sustainable Consumption and Production: Beyond Circular Economy, Volume II, Springer/Palgrave Macmillan, London, November 2020.external link, opens in new window

Bali Swain, R. (ed.)Environmental Challenges in the Baltic Region external link, opens in new window

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