Her research interests include industrial organization, health economics and applied econometrics. She is interested in studying the innovation and competitive strategies of firms in the pharmaceutical industry. In particular, she studies the research and development activities, co-development and outsourcing contracts and marketing decisions of pharmaceutical companies in USA and in the global economy. Tannista is a native of India. In Auburn, Tannista teaches microeconomics and health economics.

Past Affiliations
PhD, Purdue University, Economics , 2011
Master Degree, Purdue University, Economics
Master Degree, Jadavpur University, India, Economics
Bachelor Degree, Jadavpur University, India, Economics