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Fellowships and awards

=>IIB Awards 2022
Last date to apply: September 18, 2022

=>NASI-Scopus Young Scientist Awards 2022
Last date to apply: September 23, 2022

=>Facebook Fellowship Program, 2023
Last date to apply: September 20, 2022

=>International Economic Research Annual (IERA) Award 2022 by India Exim Bank
Last date to apply: October 31, 2022

=> British Chevening Scholarships in UK
Last date to apply: November 1, 2022

=>AAUW International Fellowships in USA for Women, 2023
Last date to apply: November 15, 2022

=>Gates Cambridge Scholarships, 2023-24
Last date to apply: December 1, 2022

Video of the month

 IGIDR Research on Covid-19
and the Economy  

IGIDR Research Publications

1.Abhishek Kumar, et.al (2022). Market Volatility, Monetary Policy and the Term Premium. Oxford Bulletin of Economics and Statistics. Wiley

2.Birthal, Pratap; Hazrana, Jaweriah, Negi, Digvijay S.and Mishra, Ashok K. (2022). Assessing benefits of crop insurance vis-a-vis irrigation in Indian agriculture. Food Policy, V.112. Elsevier

3.Goyal, Ashima and Rupayan. Pal (2022). Global shocks and international policy coordination. Global Policy. Wiley

4.Interview article: G.R.K. Murty (2022). IUPJAE Interview: An Interview with Professor Ashima Goyal, The IUP Journal of Applied Economics. V.21 (1)

5.Nachane, Dilip M. and Chaubal, A.A (2022). Comparative Evaluation of Some DSP Filters vis-à-vis Commonly Used Economic Filters. Journal of Quantitative Economics. Springer

6.Pal, Rupayan; Scrimitore, Marcella and Song, Ruichao (2022). Externalities, entry bias, and optimal subsidy policy for cleaner environment. Journal of Public Economic Theory. Wiley

7.Nachane, Dilip M. and Ray, P. (2022). Macroeconomic Foundation of Functioning of the IMF: An Evolutionary Journey. In 'Perspectives on Inclusive Policies for Development in India' Ed. by Hashim, S.R.; Mukherji, R.and Mishra, B., Springer. ISBN:9789811901843

8.Rangarajan, C. and Mahendra Dev, S. (2022). Poverty in India: Measurement, trends and other issues. In 'Perspectives on Inclusive Policies for Development in India' Ed. by Hashim, S.R.; Mukherji, R.and Mishra, B., Springer. ISBN:9789811901843

IGIDR Working Papers

1. Chakravarty, Satya R.; Pal, Rama; Pal, Rupayan and Sarkar, Palash (2022). Minimum Inequality Taxation, Average and Minimally Progressive Taxations and Depolarization (WP-2022-010)

2. Pal, Rupayan; Jain, Preksha and Banerjee, Prasenjit (2022). The Environment and Corruption: Monetary vs. Non-monetary Incentives and the First Best (WP-2022-011)

3. Parab, Prashant (2022). Exchange Rate Pass-through in India (WP-2022-012)

Recent Reports and Publications

=> PLFS Quarterly Bulletin April-June, 2022

=> ADB: Toward Inclusive Access to Trade Finance: Lessons from the Trade Finance Gaps, Growth, and Jobs Survey

=> NCRB: Crime in India 2021

=> FAO: The State of Food Security and Nutrition in the World 2022

=>WMO: The State of the Global Climate 2021

Upcoming Conferences/Call for papers
National Conferences /Seminars
International Conferences /Seminars
Workshop on Empirical Monetary Economics 2022, December 6-7, 2022

Last date for submission: september 16, 2022

Paris, France

Bank of Italy, CEPR, EIEF Conference on “Firms in a period of turmoil”, December 15-16, 2022

Last date for submission:September 30, 2022

Rome, Italy

NBER-46th annual International Seminar on Macroeconomics, June 22-23, 2022

Last date for submission: September 30, 2022

Lake Maggiore, Italy

CSWEP at the Midwest Economic Association (MEA), March 31-April 2, 2023

Last date for submission: October 15, 2022

Cleveland, USA

AERE 2023 Summer Conference, May 31 - June 2, 2023

Last date for submission: January 15, 2023

Portland, Maine

Database of the month
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AidData is a research lab, was formed by Brigham Young University (BYU), the College of William and Mary, and Development Gateway to make development finance more transparent, accountable, and effective. AidData’s team consists of economists, political scientists, geographers, developers, program evaluators, policy analysts, and media and communications professionals. The AidData Database includes a collection of information on individual foreign aid projects financed by governments and aid agencies. The data covers from 1945 to current year. AidData has a collection of replication datasets associated with scholarly research on aid allocation and aid effectiveness...

Internet Resources
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Startup India is a flagship initiative of the Government of India, intended to build a strong ecosystem that is conducive for the growth of startup businesses, to drive sustainable economic growth and generate large scale employment opportunities. The portal allow to browse through the profiles of the newsartups under 'Network' menu by industry, sector, city, state wise,etc...

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Open Climate Campaign
The Open Climate Campaign is a partnership between Creative Commons, SPARC and EIFL. The goal of this campaign is to promote open access to research to accelerate progress towards solving the climate crisis and preserving global biodiversity. The portal privide open access to research publications, data sets, educational resources, software tools, etc....

Recent research articles
On the Environmental Effects of Development and Non-development Expenditure in India: Evidence from an Asymmetric ARDL Model by Asif, Mohammad; Itoo, Haider Hassan; Dar, Javaid Ahmad

Journal of International Trade and Economic Development, August 2022

The main purpose of this study is to model and measure the impact of development and non-development expenditure on the carbon dioxide emissions (per capita metric tons) in India over 1980-2018. The Asymmetric ARDL approach (NARDL)...

Internal Migration and Rural Inequalities in India by Tiwari, Chhavi; Bhattacharjee, Sankalpa; Sethi, Pradeepta; Chakrabarti, Debkumar

Population Research and Policy Review, August 2022

The study examines the effects of seasonal and permanent migration on rural inequalities in India. We apply the counterfactual method to estimate income using the Indian Human Development Survey, Wave II (2012) dataset...

Long-Term Agricultural Productivity and Religious Conflict: Evidence from India by Das, Sain

Applied Economics Letters, August 2022

This paper studies the association between agricultural productivity and religious riots in a setting of an abrupt productivity increase in India. I find heterogeneity in the impacts of the gains across different crop regions. Crop cultivation...

The Gender of Fuelwood: Headloads and Truckloads in India by Khandelwal, Meena; Hill, Matthew E.; Beck, Margaret; Valappanandi, Sanoop; Mahapatra, Hrushikesh

Journal of South Asian Development, August 2022

Cookstove improvement projects in India have emerged from the longstanding concerns about the nexus of cooking, fuelwood, gender and the environment. Such work, both academic and interventionist, focuses on rural women...

Valuing Women's Labour: Some Notes on the 'Compensated' Model of Surrogacy by Chandran, Aishwarya

Journal of South Asian Development, August 2022

Commercial surrogacy is India is currently practised amid an ambiguous, uncertain legal landscape. The article is set predominantly against the backdrop of surrogacy in India following the Surrogacy (Regulation) Bill of 2016, currently...

Domestic Workers and Sexual Harassment in India: Examining Preferred Response Strategies by Vijayalakshmi, Akshaya; Dev, Pritha; Kulkarni, Vaibhavi

World Development, July 2022

The purpose of this research is to understand how women working as domestic workers, who are part of the informal sector, are likely to respond to sexual harassment incidents. Unlike the organized sector, women in informal and nontraditional...

Between People and the State: The Ambivalence of Prime Minister's Rural Development Fellowship in India by Tripathy, Jyotirmaya; Mahaprashasta, Jogasankar

Journal of South Asian Development, August 2022

The Prime Minister's Rural Development Fellowship (PMRDF), a flagship programme of the Ministry of Rural Development to facilitate development programme delivery in districts affected by Maoist violence, was introduced in 2011...

The Growth Volatility Relationship: A Spatial Panel Analysis of the States of India by Patnaik, Anuradha

Journal of South Asian Development, August 2022

The impressive growth rate of the Indian economy and the subsequent signs of slowdown in the last few years have warranted the need to revisit the issue of determinants of growth. While most of the studies on economic growth in India...

The Contribution of Food Subsidy Policy to Monetary Policy in India by Ginn, William; Pourroy, Marc

Economic Modelling, August 2022

Food price volatility is a major threat for welfare, economic prosperity and political stability. The monetary authority is generally viewed in the literature as the only institution responsible for price stability, however this approach...

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