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Dr. Sunder Ramaswamy

Officiating Director & Visiting Distinguished Professor

Ph.D., M.S., in Economics, Purdue University, USA

M.A. in Economics, Delhi School of Economics, India

Research Interests

Development economics, international economics (trade liberalization, trade and development issues), applied microeconomics, quantitative methods

Curriculum Vitae [pdf]

Dr. K R Shanmugam (Sabbatical leave)

Professor

Ph.D. in Econometrics from University of Madras, India.

M.Phil in Econometrics from the University of Madras, India.

Research Interests

Public Finance, Macroeconomic models, Applied Econometrics, Finance, Economics of Human Resources.

Curriculum Vitae [pdf]

Dr. K S Kavikumar

Professor

Ph.D. in Development Economics, IGIDR, Mumbai, 1998.

Ph.D. Internship at Institute of Advanced Studies, United Nations University,Tokyo, 1997.

Research Interests

Economics of Human Resources, Applied Econometrics, Public Finance

Curriculum Vitae [pdf]

Dr. Saumitra Bhaduri

Professor

Ph. D. in Economics from IGIDR, Mumbai, 1998.

Post Graduate Diploma in Development Economics from IGIDR, Mumbai, 1996.

Research Interests

Economic Policy Analysis, Quantitative Research, Corporate Finance, Market Micro-Structure, Risk Management

Dr. Brijesh C. Purohit

Professor

Ph.D in Economics from University of Mysore on Corporate Savings Behaviour: An Econometric Analysis.

Pre-Ph.D Programme from Institute for Social and Economic Change, Bangalore.

Research Interests

Health Economics and Financing, Insurance, Econometrics, Public Finance .

Curriculum Vitae [pdf]

Dr. Naveen Srinivasan

Professor

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

Research Interests

Macroeconomic Theory & Policy

Curriculum Vitae [pdf]

Dr. R. Hema

Associate Professor

Post Doctoral Fellow, Universitywide Energy Research Group, University of California at Berkeley, USA. 1991-92.

Ph.D., Department of Econometrics, University of Madras, India 1989; Dissertation topic: “An Optimum Rate Structure for Electricity in Tamil Nadu”

Research Interests

Energy - Electricity and Renewable Energy - Policy, Institutions, Regulation, Cost and Pricing aspects, Local Infrastructure Financing.

Curriculum Vitae [pdf]

Dr. Brinda Viswanathan

Associate Professor

Ph.D., IGIDR, Mumbai, 1998

P.G. Diploma in Development Policy, IGIDR, Mumbai, 1993

Research Interests

Nutrition and Health, Poverty and Well-being and Gendered aspects of female employment.

Curriculum Vitae [pdf]

Dr. Zareena Begum I

Associate Professor

Ph.D. from Indian Institute of Technology Roorkee (IIT Roorkee), July 2007.

M.Sc. in Integrated Sciences, Pondicherry University, 2003.

Research Interests

Water and Wastewater Treatment Techniques, Solid Waste Management, Trade and Environment, Coastal Resource Economics, Cost Assessment for Controlling Industrial Air Pollution, Water pollution and Health Issues, Environmental Impact Assessment, Pollution Abatement, Development of Sustainable Technologies and Remedial Measures for Environmental Protection, Socio-Economic and Environmental Interface

Curriculum Vitae [pdf]

Dr. Ekta Selarka

Assistant Professor

Ph.D. Economics, Indira Gandhi Institute of Development Research

B.E. Electrical, Bhilai Institute of Technology.

Research Interests

Corporate governance and firm performance, financial economics, applied econometrics, corporate social responsibility.

Curriculum Vitae [pdf]

Dr. Santosh Kumar Sahu

Assistant Professor

2013: Ph. D. (Economics of Energy Use in Indian Industries), Indian Institute of Technology Bombay, Mumbai, Maharashtra, India

2007: M. Phil. (Cost Benefit Analysis of Watershed Management Programme: A Study of Select Watersheds in Orissa and Rajasthan), Berhampur University, Berhampur, Odisha, India

Research Interests:

  • Applied Economics
  • Economics of Energy Use and Climate Change
  • Industrial Economics
  • Development Economics

Dr. Sunil Paul

Assistant Professor

PhD in Economics, Pondicherry University, 2013

M.A. in Economics, University of Calicut, 2003

Research Interests

Monetary Economics, Macroeconomics and Applied Econometrics

Curriculum Vitae [pdf]

Dr. Shrabani Mukherjee

Assistant Professor

Ph.D in Economics, CESP, JNU, New Delhi, 2012

M.Phil in Economics, CESP, JNU, New Delhi, 2006

Curriculum Vitae [pdf]

Dr. Sartaj Rasool Rather

Assistant Professor

Ph. D. in Economics, 2014, Pondicherry University, India

M. Phil. in Economics, 2010, Pondicherry University, India

Research Interests

Macroeconomic Theory and Policy

Curriculum Vitae [pdf]

Dr. Amrita Chatterjee

Assistant Professor

PhD: In 2011 from Jadavpur University, Kolkata.

M.Sc: Secured 72.4% marks in 2003 from Calcutta University.

Research Interest:

Rural Poverty analysis, Issues of Decentralization, Analysis of Panel data, Computable General Equilibrium Analysis, Genetically Modified Crops, Financial Development and Growth.

Curriculum Vitae [pdf]

Sowmya Dhanaraj

Lecturer

Ph.D. (pursuing) in Development Studies, Indira Gandhi Institute of Development Research (IGIDR), Mumbai.

M.S. (by Research) in Financial Economics, Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) – Madras.

Research Interests :

Development Economics, Applied Econometrics.

Curriculum Vitae [pdf]

Anubhab Pattanayak

Lecturer

Ph.D. in Economics, Madras School of Economics (MSE), Chennai (Pursuing).

M. Sc. in Economics, Madras School of Economics, Chennai, 2008.

Curriculum Vitae [pdf]

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Dr.C.Rangarajan

Chairman

Chairman of Economic Advisory Council to the Prime Minister since August 12, 2009.

Member of the Rajya Sabha from August 18, 2008 to August 11, 2009.

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Dr.Ulaganathan Sankar

Honorary Professor

Bachelor of Arts (Economics), University of Madras, 1955.

Master of Arts (Economics), Annamalai University, 1957.

Research Interests

Environmental Economics, Trade and Environment, Applied Econometrics, Economics of Regulation.

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N.S.Siddharthan

Honorary Professor

M.A. (Economics), University of Madras, 1966.

Ph.D. (Economics), Delhi School of Economics, University of Delhi, 1972.

Research Interests

Technology and Globalisation, International Economics, Multinational Corporations, and Industrial Organization

Personal Webpage

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PAUL PRABHAKAR APPASAMY

Honorary Professor

B.Tech, Indian Institute of Technology, Madras, 1970 (Chemical Engineering)

M.S, Northwestern University, Illinois, USA, 1972 (Chemical Engineering)

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Rathinasamy Maria Saleth

Honorary Professor

B.A., Economics, Madurai Kamaraj University, Madurai, India.

M.A., Economics, Madurai Kamaraj University, Madurai, India

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Dr. Swarna Sadasivam Vepa

Honorary Visiting Professor

M.A (Applied Economics) with specialization Agricultural Economics Dept. of Applied Economics, Andhra University, Visakhapatnam 1968.

Ph. D in Agricultural Economics from the Dept. of Economics, Delhi School of Economics, Delhi University 1994

Research Interests

Dry land Agriculture, Food Security, Environmental Sustainability, Rural and urban Poverty and Gender Concerns

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Dr. Sreejata Banerjee

Visiting Professor

M.A. in Economics, Jadavpur University Kolkata Specialisation Econometrics High Second Class, 1979.

B.A in Economics, University of Calcutta Economics (Honours) with Mathematics High Second Class, 1975.

Research Interests

Banking, Derivatives, Financial Regulation, and International Finance.

Curriculum Vitae [pdf]

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D. K. Srivastava

Honorary Professor

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Suresh Chandra K

Honorary Professor

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David Fogarty

Honorary Professor

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R. Kannan

Honorary Professor

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T. N. Srinivasan

Honorary Professor

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Velupillai K

Visiting Senior Professor

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Kalirajan K P

Visiting Professor

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Jaya Krishnakumar

Visiting Professor

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C. Selvaraj

Visiting Professor

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Lalitha Subramanian

Visiting Professor

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E. A. Selvanathan

Visiting Professor

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Saroja Selvanathan

Visiting Professor

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Albert Jodhimani

Visiting Professor

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K. V. Parthasarathy

Visiting Professor

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L. Venkatachalam

Visiting Professor

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Gopal G

Visiting Professor

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Malathi

Visiting Professor

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V. R. Srinivasan

Visiting Professor

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Santadarshan Sadhu

Visiting Professor

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Tholkappian S

Visiting Professor

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Swaminathan

Visiting Professor