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Dr. Shrabani Mukherjee

Dr. Shrabani Mukherjee

Assistant Professor

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Assistant Professor, Madras School of Economics, Chennai

Research Interests

Development Economics (Rural Finance, Education, Poverty), Municipal Finance.

Previous Employment
  • BITS-Pilani University (K. K Birla Goa Campus).
  • Ashutosh College, Calcutta University.
  • Pricewaterhouse Coopers Pvt. Limited, Kolkata.
  • National Council of Applied Economic Research, New Delhi.
  • The Economic Advisory Council to the Prime Minister, GOI.
   
 WORKING PAPERS
  • Mukherjee, Shrabani (2016):”Triggers and Barriers for ‘Exclusion’ To ‘Inclusion’ in the Financial Sector: A Country-Wise Scrutiny”, co-authored with Keshav Sood, Working Paper No 154/2016, Madras School of Economics, Chennai.
  • Mukherjee, Shrabani (2016): “Anatomy of Input Demand Functions for Indian Farmers across Regions”, co-authored with Kailash Pradhan Working Paper No 150/2016, Madras School of Economics, Chennai.
  • Mukherjee, Shrabani (2016): “Covariate and Idiosyncratic Shocks and Coping Strategies for Poor and Nonpoor Rural Households in India” co-authored with Kailash Pradhan Working Paper No 139/2016, Madras School of Economics, Chennai.
  • Mukherjee, Shrabani (2016): “Is Financial Inclusion Cause or Outcome? A State-Wise Assessment in India” co-authored with Subhdri Sankar Mallik, Working Paper No 132/2016, Madras School of Economics, Chennai.
  • Mukherjee, Shrabani (2015): Entrepreneurial Choice Of Investment Capital For House-Based Industries: A Case Study In West Bengal, Working Paper No 97/2015, Madras School of Economics, Chennai.
  • Mukherjee, Shrabani (2015): Parent’s Choice Function for Ward’s School Continuation in Rural India: A Case Study in West Bengal, co-authored with Debdulal Thakur Working Paper No 106/2015, Madras School of Economics, Chennai.
  • Mukherjee, Shrabani (2015): The Income Transition in Rural India: Evidence from ARIS/ REDS surveys, co-authored with Kailash Pradhan Working Paper No 109/2015, Madras School of Economics, Chennai.
JOURNALS
  • Mukherjee, Shrabani (2016): “Covariate and Idiosyncratic Shocks and Coping Strategies for Poor and Non-poor Rural Households in India” co-authored with Kailash Pradhan, Journal of Quantitative Economics, Springer Journals.
  • Shrabani Mukherjee (2016): Entrepreneurial Choice of Investment Capital for House-Based Industries: A Case Study In West Bengal, Review of Market Integration, Sage Publications.
  • Shrabani Mukherjee (2015): Parent’s Choice Function for Ward’s School Continuation in Rural India: A Case Study in West Bengal, Margin- The Journal of Applied Economic Research, co-authored with Debdulal Thakur, Sage publications.
  • Mukherjee, Shrabani (2013): ‘Coexistence of Formal and Informal Credit Markets in India –-A Study of Entrepreneurial Choices for House-based Industries’, Research in Applied Economics, Macrothink Institute-USA, ISSN 1948-5433, Vol. 15, No. 3, September 2013.
  • Mukherjee, Shrabani (2013) : ‘Right to Education and Infrastructural Facilities in Schools of West Bengal: A brief Review’, -coauthored with Debdulal Thakur, Communique, Volume 7, Number 1 (Issue funded by Indian Council of Social and Scientific Research (ICSSR), New Delhi) March 2013, ISSN 0973-8584.
  • Mukherjee, Shrabani (2013):‘Growing Dependence on Transfers and Rising Disparity inMunicipal Finances in India: Evidence from Thirteenth Finance Commission’, Coauthored with Debdulal Thakur, IJEF, e-ISSN: 2321-5933, p-ISSN: 2321-5925.(May.–Jun. 2013), Pp31-41.
  • Mukherjee, Shrabani (2008): ‘Decomposition of Final Electricity Consumption in India: A State wise Assessment’- ‘Special article’ section of ‘Economic & Political Weekly’ (EPW), Vol. XLIII, No.3, January 19, 2008.
  • Mukherjee, Shrabani (2007), ‘An Alternative Measure of Efficiency in Use of Electricity in India: A State wise Assessment’- ‘Indian Economic Review’ – a refereed journal published from the Delhi School of Economics , July-December 2008, Vol. XXXXIII, Number 2.
PAPERS UNDER REVIEW
  • Mukherjee, Shrabani (2015): The Income Transition in Rural India: Evidence from ARIS/ REDS surveys, co-authored with Kailash C. Pradhan, Blackwilly Publications. (Revised and Resubmitted for publication).
  • Mukherjee, Shrabani (2016): “Is Financial Inclusion Cause or Outcome? A State-Wise Assessment in India” co-authored with Subhdri Sankar Mallik, Chapter in edited book. (in process).
  • Mukherjee, Shrabani (2016): “Anatomy of Input Demand Functions for Indian Farmers across Regions”, co-authored with Kailash Pradhan, Submitted in Eurasian Economic Review, Springer Journal.
PAPERS PRESENTED IN CONFERENCES
  • Mukherjee, Shrabani (2016): “Is Financial Inclusion Cause or Outcome? A State-Wise Assessment in India” presented at 52nd Annual Conference of ‘The Indian Econometric Society’ held at IIM, Kozhikode, between 4-6-January’2016.
  • Mukherjee, Shrabani(2013): ‘Does Institutional Rural Credit Cause Economic Growth in India? - A State Wise Scrutiny’ , selected for presentation at the 50th Annual Conference of the Indian Econometric Society held at IGIDR , Mumbai, December 22-24, 2013.
  • Mukherjee, Shrabani (2010): ‘Causality between Institutional Rural Credit and Economic Output in India: A State Wise Analysis’ selected for presentation at the Annual Hawaii International Business Research Conference , 27-29 September 2010 at Hilton Hotel, Hawaii, USA.
  • Mukherjee, Shrabani (2011): ‘Rising Disparity In Municipal Finances: Evidence From India’ , Co-authored with Debdulal Thakur, paper selected for presentation at the 9th International GLOBELICS conference, held at Buenos Aires, Argentina, 15-17 Nov,2011.
  • Mukherjee, Shrabani (2007): An Alternative Measure of Efficiency in Use of Electricity in India: A State wise Assessment’,43rd Annual Conference of ‘The Indian Econometric Society’ held at IIT, Mumbai between 5-January’2007.
  • Mukherjee, Shrabani (2006): Decomposition of Final Electricity Consumption in India: A State wise Assessment’, 42nd Annual Conference of the Indian Econometric Society held at Guru Nanak Dev University, Amritsar between 5-7 January’2006.
  • Participated as an invitee at the international conference on ‘Transport & Millennium Development Goals’ held on 14-15 April, 2005 at India International centre, New Delhi. The conference was conducted by Asian Institute of Transport Development, New Delhi
BOOKS/BOOK CHAPTERS/MONOGRAPHS/RESEARCH REPORTS:
  • Mukherjee, Shrabani (2016): ‘Impact of Urbanization on Government Finances & Tracking Property Tax Potential’, A Report submitted to Fifth State Finance Commission, Tamil Nadu, co-authored with Brijesh C. Purohit and Sunil Paul.
  • Mukherjee, Shrabani (2013): 'Fiscal Stress & Education Expenditure: A Tale of Two Indian States’- Co-authored with Debdulal Thakur, Lambert Academic Publishers, Germany, ISSN-978-3-659-42704-6.
  • Mukherjee, Shrabani (2012): ‘Environmental Costs of Thermal Energy Generation: Notion and Estimation’, in Sachhidananda Mukherjee & Debasish Chakraborty (eds),’ Environmental Scenario in India- Successes and Predicaments’, Routledge, UK.
  • Mukherjee, Shrabani (2011): ‘Does the democratic decentralization really create responsible governance in rural India?’- Gramsurajya: Rural Governance & Inclusive Growth, Newsletter, Issue 3, May 2011, NCAER-IDRC, New Delhi.
  • Mukherjee, Shrabani (2011): ‘How Households Save and Invest: Evidence from NCAER Household Survey’, co-authored with Hari K.Nagarajan and others, NCAER-SEBI, New Delhi.
NEWSPAPER ARTICLE:
  • Mukherjee, Shrabani (2007): ‘Numbers alone can be misleading’, Economic Times, May 8, 2007, New Delhi. (Coauthored with Dr.Satish C.Jha, Member- PMEAC, Govt. of India).
 REVIEWED FOR:
  • Journal of Quantitative Economics, Springer,
  • Margin- The Journal of Applied Economic Research, SAGE Publication.
  • Working Papers, Madras School of Economics
  • Working Paper Series (ISEC)
Courses taken in MSE:
  • Microeconomics-I, Microeconomics-II
 Courses taken in BITS-Pilani:
  • Principles of Economics, Macroeconomics, Economic Environment of Business,
 Courses taken in Asutosh College, Calcutta University:
  • Game Theory, Microeconomics, Statistics
 
  1. Triggers and Barriers for ‘Exclusion’ To ‘Inclusion’ in the Financial Sector: A Country-Wise Scrutiny, with Keshav Sood.
  2. Measuring Capacity Utilization in Manufacturing Industries, with  Rajorshi Sen Gupta, Assistant Professor, BITS-Pilani.
  3. Priority Sector Lending Vis-a-Vis Non Performing Assets in Banking Sector in India, with Debdulal Thakur, Assistant Professor, BITS-Pilani and Kailash C. Pradhan, Joint Director, NILERD, GoI.
  4. Measuring Returns to Education in India, with Debdulal Thakur, Assistant Professor, BITS-Pilani.
  5. Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) And Its Impact On The Environment: A Study For India with Debdulal Thakur, Assistant Professor, BITS-Pilani, Sartaj Singh Sandhu.