Shweta Banerjee

PhD Program, Vanier Doctoral Scholar


Fields of Study


Her current work involves the study of sovereignty and currency, markets, financial infrastructure, and state in early modern and modern India. Before entering the PhD program she has spent several years at the World Bank working on financial inclusion, digitization, and rural livelihood programs in South Asia.

Cross Appointments

Centre for South Asia Studies, University of Toronto


MA Social Science, University of Chicago
BA Social Anthropology, University of Cambridge
BA History, University of Delhi