Priyanka Sharma

  • Associate Professor of Economics

Priyanka Sharma is Associate Professor of Economics at Illinois Institute of Technology’s Stuart School of Business. Her research focuses on finance, innovation, entrepreneurship, industrial organization, and applied game theory.

As a Ph.D. student at Texas A&M University, she taught courses in microeconomics, macroeconomics, econometrics, and law and economics. She earned the S. Charles Maurice Graduate Fellowship in Economics for academic excellence in 2011-12, and also received a Private Enterprise Research Center Bradley Fellowship.

She is a member of the American Economic Association, Econometric Society, Southern Economic Association, and Southwestern Social Science Association.


Ph.D., Texas A&M University, Economics
M.A., Delhi School of Economics, University of Delhi, India, Economics
B.A., Hans Raj College, University of Delhi, India, Economics with honors

Research Interests

Industrial Organization
Applied Game Theory


Undergraduate Programs in Business

Master of Business Administration (M.B.A.)

M.S. in Economics and Data Analytics

Ph.D. in Finance

Ph.D. in Management Science