Deepanshi Bhardwaj is an an MRes student in Operations & Technology at UCL School of Mnagement. Her research revolves around the efficiency of Information and Communication Technologies for Development (ICT4D) , with a focus on the role of digital technologies in driving financial inclusion. As a part of her current research, she is generating a learning model for financial service providers (Business Correspondents) in India and investigating the role of demographic characters and knowledge spillovers in learning patterns.
She has a Bachelors degree in Economics from University of Delhi and an MSc in Financial Economics from GIPE, Pune. Prior to joining UCL, she worked as a Research Associate at Digital Identity Research Initiative, Indian School of Business (ISB).