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Professor Sanjeev K Sobhee was appointed as Pro – Vice Chancellor (Academia) on 18 April 2017.
He is Professor of Applied Economics and Development Studies and served as Dean of Faculty of Social Studies and Humanities from 2008 to 2011. He taught Advanced Macroeconomics, Public Policy, Economics of the Environment and Sustainable Development and Quantitative Methods mostly on postgraduate programmes of studies. His research areas include, amongst others, theoretical and applied economics, development issues and macroeconomics of the environment.
Prof Sobhee has published extensively in internationally refereed journals such as Journal of Economic Policy Forum, Oxford Development Studies, Canadian Journal of Development Studies, American Review of Political Economy, Development Southern Africa, Applied Economics Letters, Ocean and Coastal Management and Environmental Management.
In addition, Prof Sanjeev Sobhee has consulted on quite a few projects for various international institutions, namely, The World Bank, United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP), Food and Agricultural Organisation (FAO), International Organization for Migration (IOM), United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD), Southern African Development Community (SADC). Among some of the completed projects, he has been working on Green Fiscal Policy Making, Migration and Climate Change, Socio-economic Consequences of Alcohol Abuse and Household Indebtedness in Mauritius.