Devasmita Jena

Dr. Devasmita Jena

Dr. Devasmita Jena

Assistant Professor

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• Ph.D. (2019)- Centre of International Trade and Development (CITD), Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU), New Delhi

• M.Phil. (2014) -CITD, JNU, New Delhi

• M.Sc. (Economics), 2008-2010, Indira Gandhi Institute of Development Research, Mumbai

• B.Sc. Hons (Statistics), 2005-08, Hindu College, University of Delhi

  Research Interest: International Trade and Development, Applied Econometrics, Applied Macroeconomics
Peer Reviewed Articles:
  • The Impact of Trade with ASEAN on India’s Employment in Industrial Sector (with Swati Saini), Journal of Asia Pacific Economy, forthcoming
  • International Trade, Structural Transformation and Economic Catch-Up: An Analysis of the ASEAN Experiences, Journal of Economic Development, Volume 46, Number 3, September 2021
  • To Look East or to West? An Analysis of India’s Trade Policy from Employment Perspective, The Indian Economic Journal, 68(2) 227-248, 2020
  • Trade, Governance and Income Convergence in the European Union: Evidence on the “theory of relative backwardness” (with Alokesh Barua), Research in Globalization, Volume 2, December 2020, 100013
  • Trade, Structural Transformation and Income Convergence: The Case of EU (with Alokesh Barua), Journal of Public Affairs, November, 2020; e256
Peer Reviewed Book Chapters
  • Implications of India-ASEAN Regional Cooperation: An Empirical Analysis (with Alokesh Barua), in Malhotra, Rashpal and Sucha Singh Gill (eds.), India’s North-East and Asiatic South-East: Beyond Borders, Chandigarh: CRRID, 2015
Publication in Popular Press:
  • Towards a deeper partnership (with Manasi Singh), The Telegraph, August 4, 2021
  • Act East, court West: Trade Agreements with the EU and US cannot be a substitute for close ties with our Eastern trade partners (with Swati Saini), Financial Express, December,24,2020
  • Education needs extra attention now (with Swati Saini), Hindu Business Line, August, 27, 2020
  • Applied Macro and Financial Econometrics,  2nd year graduate course, MA Programme (Financial Economics/ Applied Quantitative Finance/ Environment Economics/Actuarial Economics/ General Economics)
  • International Trade, 2nd year graduate course, MA Programme (General Economics)
  • Microeconomics, 1st year PGDM programme (Research & Business Analytics and Finance)
  • Monetary Response to Oil Price Shock in Asian Oil Importing Countries: An Evaluation of Inflation Targeting Framework (with Ishika Kataruka), Under Review