Dr. Shouro Dasgupta is currently a Research Fellow (Assegno di Ricerca) at Università Ca’ Foscari Venezia and a Research Affiliate at Fondazione Centro Euro-Mediterraneo sui Cambiamenti Climatici (CMCC), where he is involved in the strategic project on the spatial analysis of climate change impacts on economic activity using high-resolution spatial data. His major research activities involve spatial econometric analysis of the impact of climatic exposure on economic activity and assessing the impact of climate change on human health. He is currently involved in Horizon 2020 project COACCH, investigating the impact of climate change on labour productivity/supply and energy consumption/supply. Shouro has recently been involved in PATHWAYS – an FP7 project, analyzing the role of governance and institutions on environmental performance and innovation. Shouro holds a PhD in Science and Management of Climate Change from the Ca’ Foscari University of Venice (dissertation on the impacts of climate change on human health) and an MA in Economics from the University of New Hampshire.