Shouro Dasgupta is currently a Research Fellow (Assegno di Ricerca) at Università Ca' Foscari Venezia and an Research Associate at FEEM. His major research involves spatial econometric analysis of the impact of climatic exposure on economic activity assessing the impact of climate change on human health. Shouro has recently been involved in PATHWAYS - an FP7 project, analyzing the role of governance and institutions on environmental performance and innovation. Shouro holds a PhD in Science and Management of Climate Change from the Ca’ Foscari University of Venice and an MA in Economics from the University of New Hampshire. Shouro has previously worked for Boston University, International Finance Corporation (IFC) and Centre for Policy Dialogue (CPD).