Indrakshi Roy

Indrakshi Roy

Health Economics PhD Candidate

Indrakshi Roy

Research Project Title

The Great Recession: Effects on Older U.S. Adults and their Compensation, including Fringe Benefits

Research Focus

 Health Economics, Healthy Aging, Insurance and retitrement decisions

Teaching Experience

2013 Fall - 2016 Spring summer - Graduate Teaching Assistant at Wayne State University

2016 Fall - current - Part time Faculty at Wayne State University

Office Location

Institute of Gerontology, 220 Knapp Building

Courses Taught

Principles of Microeconomics (Department of Economics)

Principles of Macroeconomics (Department of Economics)

Intermediate Microeconomics (Department of Economics)

Quantitative Methods: Probability and Statistical Inference (Business Administration)

Introduction to Biostatistics (Department of Public Health)


Honors and Awards

 Thomas C Rumble Fellowship (2012-2013)

Institute of Gerontology Pre-Doctoral Training Fellowship, Wayne State University, 2016-2018

Wayne State University Graduate and Postdoc Research Symposium (2017):
First place poster award in PhD Posters category

Institute of Gerontology Supplemental Travel Award (2017)

BCBSM Student Award

Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan Foundation


Student Award grant for 2017-18 academic year.