Professor, Department of Economics
BD-281, Salt Lake Kolkata – 700064
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Ph.D. 1988 American University, Washington D.C., USA
M.A. 1978 Jadavpur University
B.A. 1976 Jadavpur University

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Field of Specialization
Development Economics, International Trade and public Finance
Courses Taught/Teaching
Macro Economics, Open Economy Development Economics
Research Area
International Trade, Public Economics, West Bengal Economy
Teaching since 1981 at Jadavpur University. Acted as Head of the department during 2002-04. Visiting Faculty to ISI (Calcutta), Calcutta University and IIFT (Kolkata). Also, Fulbright Senior Scholar, Economic Growth center, Yale University, USA during 1996-97.Currently, Coordinator for Centre for Advanced Study in the department of economics, Jadavpur University. Also, joint coordinator for Social Science programme for the University with Potential for Excellence, Phase II, JU.In addition, focal point for ARTNeT programme, UNESCAP at Department of Economics, JU.
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Books Published (1)
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International Trade in Services in India Oxford University Press 2012 First Author
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Columbia University, Paris Campus Reid Hall Scholar in Residence 2007
Fulbright Commission Fulbright Scholar at Yale University, USA 1996
American University, USA Simon Naidel Prize for Best Comprehensive Examination 1986
Institute of International Education, USA Patel Grant 1984
Jadavpur University P.N. Banerjee Best All round Graduate Medal 1978
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Collaborative Programs (2)
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ARTNeT United Nations ESCAP, Bangkok 2007
JU-NVCC-VCCS Exchange Programme Virginia Community College System 2005
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Life Member, The Indian Econometric Society
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