Business and Economics

  • Babita Srivastava

Babita Srivastava

Babita has joined the Business and Economics department at Ursinus College in the Fall 2022. She has earned her Ph.D. degree from the prestigious University of Allahabad and a postdoctoral fellowship from the William Paterson University, NJ. Babita is also certified on Sustainable Business Strategy, Entrepreneurship in Emerging Economies and US Public Policy: Social, Economic, and Foreign Policies from the Harvard Business School. Dr. Srivastava’s research focuses on resource management, energy economics and sustainability. Dr. Srivastava’s teaching interests includes microeconomics, macroeconomics, business management, business statistics. Dr. Srivastava encourages their students to apply economic principles to real-world problems.


Business and Economics


Ph.D. Business Administration/Economics, Allahabad University


  • Principles of Microeconomics
  • Intermediate Macroeconomics

William R. Waters Research Grant for 2022

Recent Work

Peer-reviewed journals
  1. Srivastava, B. (2020). Confronting India’s energy crisis with solar power, Pennsylvania Economic Review 27(2), pp 14-24
  2. Srivastava, B. and Mir, R, (2020). Offshoring and new-age employee: Emerging issues in human resource management, Journal of Organizational Psychology 20(6), pp 33-46
  3. Srivastava, B. and Mir, R, (2020). Relating Dynamic Capabilities to Industry Structure: An Integrative Approach to Firm Strategy, Journal of Management Policy and Practices, 20(5), pp 90-102
  4. Srivastava, B. (2020). Improving the Quality of Higher Education in India by Refocusing from Knowledge to Wisdom. The ECCSSA Journal. East Coast Colleges Social Science Association, Vol 19
  5. Srivastava, B. (2019). Promoting Cultural in the Classroom: How Teachers Can
    Create Inclusivity for Multicultural Students
    . The ECCSSA Journal. East Coast
    Colleges Social Science Association, Vol 18, pp 50-60
  6. Srivastava, B. (2018). The Vitality and Sustainability of Solar Power in Combating India’s Energy Crisis, East Coast College Association Science Association, Vol 17, pp 74-85
Book chapters
  1. Srivastava B. (2022). The Macroeconomic Impacts of the COVID-19 on the Renewable energy, IGI Global publication (under preparation)
  2. Srivastava B. (2022). Circle Economy and Sustainable Supply Chains, IGI Global publication
  3. Srivastava, B. (2021). Green supply chain management post-Covid-10 pandemic, IGI Global publication