Associate Professor, Department of Economics
Flat GB, Roopsagar Apartment, 932A/38, Jessore Road, Kolkata-55
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M.Phil. 2002 Jawaharlal Nehru University
M.A. 1999 Jawaharlal Nehru University
B.Sc 1997 Presidency College (University of Calcutta)

Teaching Experience (3)
Name Of The Institution Position Held Period

Jadavpur University Assistant Professor 2008 to 
Jadavpur University Assistant Professor 2007 to 2008
St. Paul's C. M. College, Kolkata Lecturer 2003 to 2007
Industrial Experience (0)
Field of Specialization
New Political Economy, Applied Econometrics
Courses Taught/Teaching
Development Economics (UG), Econometrics (UG), Econometrics I (PG), New Political Economy (PG, M.Phil), Statistics (UG)
Research Area
New Political Economy, Experimental Economics, Social and Economic Networks
Conference Papers Published (0)
Journal Papers Published (2)
Title of the paper Journal of publication Year Role Vol Number-Page Name

Coalitional Drift and Agency Design Journal of Economic Theory and Social Development 2012 co author 1 (1)-25-45
The Phenomenon of Voter Turnout in Parliamentary Elections of India Contemporary Issues and Ideas in Social Sciences ( 2006 Author 2 (2)-
Books Published (3)
Book Title Publisher Name Year Role

"The Phenomenon of Wasted Votes in Parliamentary Elections of India" in Analytical Issues in Trade, Development and Finance: Essays in Honour of Biswajit Chatterjee eds. A. Ghosh and A. Karmakar Springer India 2014 First Author
"Efficiency of Liability Rules: An Experimental Analysis in India" (coauthored with Rajendra P. Kundu) in Law and Economics: Vol II (Practice) eds. S. Gangopadhyay and V. Santhakumar Sage Publishers, India 2013 Contributing Author
Introductory Macroeconomics for Class XII NCERT, New Delhi 2007 Co-author
Awarded By Award Name Year

CSDILE, SIS, JNU Ford Foundation Scholarship 1999
CSDILE, SIS, JNU Ford Foundation Scholarship 1998
Ph.D. Thesis Guidance (0)
M.Phil. Thesis Guidance (0)
MASTER Thesis Guidance (0)
Project Works (0)
Patents (0)
Collaborative Programs (0)
InviteLectures (0)
Membership Of Learned Societies (0)
Orientation/Refresher/QIP CourseAttended/Organized (1)
Program Name Organised By Venue Year

XVIIIth Annual Conference on Contemporary Issues in Development Economics (jointly with Saikat Sinha Roy) Department of Economics, Jadavpur University TEQIP Bldg, Jadavpur University 2008
Seminar/Conference/Workshop (11)
Program Name Organised By Venue Year Type Of Participation

Economic Theory and Policy Conference JNU-NIPFP New Delhi 2012 presented paper
JNU-NIPFP-CIGI Conference on Institutions, Markets and Governance JNU/NIPFF/CIGI New Delhi 2010 Paper Presentation
JNU-NIPFP-CIGI Conference on Growth, Inequality and Institutions JNU/NIPFF/CIGI New Delhi 2008 Discussant
National Conference on Institutions: Efficiency, Growth and Equity Centre for Economic Studies and Planning, Jawaharlal Nehru University New Delhi 2007 Discussant
National Conference on Governance Centre for Economic Studies and Planning, Jawaharlal Nehru University New Delhi 2006 Paper Presentation
Session chaired (0)
Professional Society Activity (0)
Consultancy work / Testing (0)
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