Dr. Brinda Viswanathan

Dr. Brinda Viswanathan

Associate Professor

Tel : (91) 044 - 22300304

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Education

Ph.D., IGIDR, Mumbai, 1998

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

MSc. Statistics, Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur, 1992

BSc. Statistics, University of Lucknow, 1989

“Estimation of Calorie Norms and Measurement Food Intakes: Some Implications for the Magnitudes of the Prevalence of Undernutrition in India”, in K. L. Krishna, V. Pandit, K. Sundaram, Pami Dua (eds.) Perspectives on Economic Development and Policy in India, in memory of Prof. Suresh D. Tendulkar, 2017, Springer, co-authored with J. V. Meenakshi. “Revisiting the Determinants of Child Anthropometric Indicators in India Using Seemingly Unrelated Regressions Model”, Indian Journal for Human Development, 2017, Vol. 10 (3), 1-17, co-authored with G.Naline. DOI: 10.1177/0973703017695886 ‘Use of Kerosene for Cooking in India: Recent Trends and Environmental Implications’, Review of Development and Change, XXI(1), 65-87, 2016. Co-authored with K. S. Kavi Kumar. “Carbon Intensity and Labour Intensity in India” in Environment and Development: Essays in Honour of Dr. U. Sankar, in K. R. Shanmugam and K.S. Kavi Kumar (eds.), Co-authored with Ishwarya Balasubramanian, Sage Publications, Pvt. Limited, 2016 “Child Underweight, Land Productivity and Public Services: A District-Level Analysis for India”, LANSA working Paper Series, Volume 2016 No 6, co-authored with Swarna Sadasivam Vepa,  Rohit Parasar, and R.V. Bhavani http://ims.ids.ac.uk/sites/ims.ids.ac.uk/files/documents/land%20productivity%20and%20child%20underweight%20in%20template%2020-04-2016%20final_1_0.pdf “Revisiting the Determinants of Child Anthropometric Indicators in India Using Seemingly Unrelated Regressions Model”, Working Paper no. 143/2016, Madras School of Economics. Co-authored with G.Naline.  
  • Statistical Methods
  • Econometric Methods
  • Applied Econometrics
  • Advances in Time-Series and Panel data and Econometrics and Development Economics
“Farm Production Diversity, Household Dietary Diversity and Women’s BMI in rural India”, Co-Authored with Getsie David, Swarna S. Vepa and R.V.Bhavani, under consideration for journal publication. “Child Underweight Rates in India-Quantile Regressions Using DHLS-2”, co-authored with Swarna S. Vepa Rohit Parasar and R.V.Bhavani, , under consideration for journal publication. “Diversity in Services Sector Employment in India: Evidence from IHDS-2, 2011-12”, under consideration for publication as book chapter.