Associate Professor, Department of Economics
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Curriculum Vita


Ph.D. 2008 Indian Statistical Institute
M.A. 2001 Jawaharlal Nehru University
B.Sc 1999 Calcutta University

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

Jadavpur University Associate Professor 2017 to Till Date
Jadavpur University Assistant Professor 2009 to 2017
Vijaygarh Jyotish Ray College Lecturer 2005 to 2009
Industrial Experience (0)
Field of Specialization
Growth theory
Courses Taught/Teaching
Statistics II, Development Economics, General Equilibrium, Macroeconomics II, Dynamic Optimization
Research Area
Endogenous Growth
Conference Papers Published (0)
Journal Papers Published (12)
Title of the paper Journal of publication Year Role Vol Number-Page Name

A Study on Happiness and Related Factors among Indian College Students (with SOUPORNO MAJI and et. al) Journal of Quantitative Economics 2018 Author DOI:10.1007/s40953-018-0125-8-
Low level equilibrium trap, unemployment, efficiency of education system, child labour and human capital formation(with Kamalika Chakraborty) Journal of Economics 2017 Author DOI10.1007/s00712-017-0585-x-
Service Sector, Human Capital Accumulation and Endogenous Growth Theoretical and Applied Economics 2015 Author 22(4)-199-216
Realizing the significance of socio-economic triggers for mental health outcomes in India Journal of Behavioral and Experimental Economics(Elsevier) 2014 author 50-50-57
Child Labour, Human Capital Formation and Size of Landholding: Short Run and Long Run Analysis Economics Bulletin 2014 author Vol 34, issue 3-
Books Published (1)
Book Title Publisher Name Year Role

Human Capital and Economic Growth, Theory and Policy VDM Verlag Dr. Mueller 2010 First Author
Awarded By Award Name Year

Indian Statistical Institute Junior Research Fellowship 2001
University Grants Commission Junior Research Fellowship 2001
Jawaharlal Nehru University Ford Foundation Scholarship 1999
Ph.D. Thesis Guidance (3)
Name Of The Scholar Title Of The Thesis Co-Superviser Status Year

Kamalika Chakraborty Child Labour and Economic Development: Theory and Policy Ongoing 2013
Piyali Dasgupta Socio Economic Aspect of Mental Health Siddhartha Mitra Ongoing 2011
Senjuti Gupta Service Sector and Economic Growth Tanmoyee Banerjee Ongoing 2011
M.Phil. Thesis Guidance (0)
MASTER Thesis Guidance (0)
Project Works (1)
Project Title Worked As Funding Agency Amount Duration Period Status

Does Education Reduce Participation in Criminal Activies in India? Principal Investigator CAS 25000 1 year 24.05.2011 to 31.05.2012 Complete
Patents (0)
Collaborative Programs (0)
InviteLectures (0)
Membership Of Learned Societies (1)

Bangiya Economists Association
Orientation/Refresher/QIP CourseAttended/Organized (1)
Program Name Organised By Venue Year

20th Annual Conference on Development Economics Swapnendu Banerjee and Bidisha Chakraborty Jadavpur University 2010
Seminar/Conference/Workshop (11)
Program Name Organised By Venue Year Type Of Participation

seminar Boston University Boston, USA 2012 Paper presentation
Refresher Course Jadavpur University Jadavpur University 2011 student
DEGIT Conference St. Petersburg State University, Kiel Institute of World Economy,Copenhagen Business School St. Petersburg, Russia 2011 Paper presentation
5th Annual Conference on Economic Growth and Development Indian Statistical Institute. Delhi Delhi 2009 Paper presentation
Refresher Course Calcutta University Calcutta University 2009 student
Session chaired (0)
Professional Society Activity (1)
Type of Professional Activity Period

Secretary, Students Health Home, Tollygunj Dhakuria Centre 2008 to 2010
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Consultancy work / Testing (0)
Other Notable Activities (0)