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S. Mahendra Dev

Ph.D in Economics from the Delhi School of Economics, Post-doctoral research, Yale University.

Director (Vice Chancellor)

Research Interests: Development Economics, Indian economy, macro policies, inclusive growth, agricultural policies, poverty and inequality, rural development.


Babu P.G

Ph.D., Indian Institute of Science, 1993


Research Interests: Microeconomic Theory and applications to political economy Game theory with applications to bargaining.


Ganesh Kumar A.

B.A. (Economics), M.A. (Econometrics), Ph.D. (Economics)


Research Interests: Agricultural economics - stability of agricultural production, food security issues, agricultural price policy issues.


Goyal Ashima

Ph.D. (Economics), Bombay University, M.Phil. Delhi School of Economics.


Research Interests:Open economy macroeconomics, international finance, financial markets and regulation, institutions and development..


Krishnan R.

Ph.D. (Economics), University of Bombay, 1990.

Associate Professor

Research Interests: Applied Econometrics, Monetary Economics


Mishra Srijit [On EOL]

Ph.D. (Economics), CDS, 1999.


Research Interests: Development Studies


Motiram Sripad [On EOL]

Ph.D. (Economics), University of Southern California


Research Interests: Microeconomics, Development Economics, Applied Econometrics


Mythili G.

Ph. D. (Econometrics) , Department of Econometrics, University of Madras


Research Interests: Dynamic General Equilibrium Modelling, Agricultural Economics-Supply Response, Production Risk; Environmental and Natural Resource Economics- Environmental Valuation.


Nagaraj R.

Ph D in Economics from (Centre for Development Studies, Trivandrum) Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi.


Research Interests: Development Economics, Industrial development, Economic Growth and Reforms.


Narayanan Sudha

B.A. (Economics), M.A. (Economics), M.Phil (Economics), Ph.D. (Applied Economics and Management)

Associate Professor

Research Interests: Agricultural Economics, Development Economics, New Institutional Economics, Applied Econometrics.


Pal Rupayan

Ph.D. (Economics), I G I D R, December, 2006

Associate Professor

Research Interests: Applied Microeconomic Theory (primary) and Econometric Applications (secondary).


Pandey Vijay Laxmi

Ph.D. (Agricultural Economics), G. B. Pant University of Agriculture and Technology, Pant Nagar, UP. 1992

Associate Professor

Research Interests: Environmental Economics, Agricultural Economics

Ramaswamy K.V.

Ph.D. (Economics), University of Delhi, 1990


Research Interests: Development Economics, Labour Economics and Industrial economics


Ray Shovan

M.Sc. (Economics), London School of Economics, Ph. D.(Cambridge), UK



Reddy Sudhakara B.

Ph.D. (Energy Management), Indian Institute of Science, 1991.


Research Interests: Energy analysis, Energy-environment interactions, Energy efficiency and demand side Management,
Renewable sources of energy.


S Chandrasekhar

Ph.D. (Economics) The Pennsylvania State University, 2004

Associate Professor

Research Interests: Development Economics


Sarkar Jayati

Ph.D. (Economics), University of Southern California, December, 1993


Research Interests: Ownership and Corporate Governance in Emerging Economies.


Sarkar Shubhro

PhD (Economics) Pennsylvania State University, 2006.

Associate  Professor

Research Interests: Theoretical IO, Game Theory, Experimental Economics, Development Economics.


Sarkar Subrata

Ph.D. (Economics), University of Southern California, 1992


Research Interests: Applied Econometrics, Corporate Finance and Governance, Productivity and Efficiency Studies, Risk Modeling.


Sengupta Rajeswari

PhD (Economics), University of California at Santa Cruz (UCSC), 2011.

Assistant Professor

Research Interests: International Finance, Open Economy Macroeconomics, Applied Econometrics.


Sharma Vinod K

Ph.D. (Environmental Engineering), Indian Institute of Technology Bombay, 1992;  Post-doctoral Research at World Bank, USA, 1994-95; Post -doctoral Research at NIES, Ministry of Environment, Japan, 1995-97


Research Interests: Technological, Socio-economic and Policy Aspects of Energy, Environment and Sustainable Development Issues



Srinivasan Naveen K. [On EOL]

PhD (Economics), Cardiff Business School, Cardiff University, UK, 2002.


Research Interests: Macroeconomic Theory & Policy


Suryanarayana M. H.

Ph.D. (Economics), Indian Statistical Institute, 1986


Research Interests: Development Economcis, Applied Econometrics amd Consumer Demand Analysis


Thomas Susan

Ph.D. (Economics), University of Southern California, 1995

Assistant Professor

Research Interests: Financial Economics (Volatility of financial instruments, Asset pricing, Market Microstructure, Financial Derivatives), Time Series Econometrics


Vaidya Rajendra R.

PhD Economics (Gokhale Institute of Politics and Economics), University of Pune


Research Interests: Industrial Economics, Macroeconomics, Corporate Finance


Veeramani C.

Ph.D (Economics), Jawaharlal Nehru University (CDS Trivandrum), 2002.

Associate Professor

Research Interests: International Trade and Investment, Industrial Economics.


Yedla Sudhakar

B.E.; M.Tech (Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur); Ph.D in Environmental Engineering from Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur (1999); Post-Doctoral Fellow, Asian Institute of Technology (AIT);


Research Interests: Environmental Policy; Climate Change Mitigation and Adaptation; Low Carbon Growth; Urban Transportation Policy; Solid Waste Management including E-Waste;


Ghosh Taniya

Ph.D. (Economics), University of Kansas, 2013

Visiting Fellow

Research Interests: Macroeconomics, International Trade, International Finance, Development Economics.


Nachane Dilip

PhD (Economics)

Honorary Professor