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Dr Poulomi Bhattacharya

Associate Professor , Hyderabad campus

School of Livelihoods and Development
Qualification

Ph.D. in Economics

Dr. Poulomi Bhattacharya has done her PhD in Economics from Institute for Social and Economic Change, Bangalore. Her research interest encompasses agricultural economics, environmental economics and industrial economics. She has worked on the linkage between aquaculture and environment and has won two international prizes for that. She was a part of projects related to food security and public distribution system sponsored by Ministry of Consumer Affairs, Food and Public Distribution, Government of India. Apart from research, she also has the experience of teaching Managerial Economics and Macro Economics and Business Environment courses at post graduate level. She has previously worked in Indian Institute of Public Administration (IIPA), National Council of Applied Economic Research (NCAER) and IBS Hyderabad. She has published in national and international journals of repute such as Indian Economic Journal, Natural Resources Forum: A United Nations Sustainable Development Journal and World Development. She is also the Faculty Coordinator of MA in Development Studies Programme.

Agricltural Economics, Trade and Agriculture,Development Economics, Food Security

 

In peer reviewed journal

  •    Relative Export Competitiveness of Agricultural Commodities and its Determinants : Some Evidence from India (with Seema Narayan)  , World Development (Elsevier)  , Vol 117, 2019
  •    Determinants of Export Competitiveness of Fresh Fruits in India, International Journal of Sustainable Economy, Vol .11(1), 2019
  • Productivity Growth and Technical Efficiency Change of Indian Food and Agro based Firms during Post-Global Financial Crisis, The Empirical Economic Letters, Vol.17 (8), 2018

  • Supply Response of Milk Production: Analysis and Implications for BRIC Countries (with BN Rath and AK Dash), Applied Econometrics and International Development, Vol. 16 (1), 2016
  •  Determinants of Land Leasing Decisions in Shrimp Farming in West Bengal, India: Implications for Government Policy, Asian Journal of Agriculture and Development (Philippines), Vol. 10 (1), 2013, .     
  • Productivity Growth, Efficiency Change and Technical Progress: A Study of Registered Manufacturing Sector in Orissa (with Badri Narayan Rath), Indian Economic Journal, Vol. 59 (3), December, 2011
  •  Social Cost-Benefit Analysis of Intensive vs. Traditional Shrimp Farming: A Case Study from India (with K.N. Ninan), Natural Resources Forum: A United Nations Sustainable Development Journal (Wiley-Blackwell Publications), Vol. 35(4), November 2011
  • Comparative Study of Traditional and Scientific Shrimp Farming in West Bengal: A Technical Efficiency Analysis, Indian Economic Journal, Vol. 58(2) July-September 2010

 

  • Determinants of Yields in Shrimp Culture: Scientific vs. Traditional Farming Systems in West Bengal, ICFAI Journal of Agricultural Economics, Vol. 6(1), 2009

 

Others:

 

  • A Panel Data Analysis of Supply Response of Milk Production in BRIC Countries, TISS Working Paper Series, No.3 ,Tata Institute of Social Sciences, Hyderabad, 2014.

 

  •  Book Titled “A Compendium of Essays in Applied Econometrics” edited by Trilochan Tripathy, Poulomi Bhattacharya and M.Aruna, Paramount Publishing House, Hyderabad, 2012.  

 

  •  Assessment of Supply- Demand Balances of Foodgrains and Other Food Items over the Medium Term Future’ sponsored by the ‘Ministry of Food and Public Distribution’ NCAER Mimeo, May 2010 (Parmod Kumar, Poulomi Bhattacharya and S. K. Singh).

 

  •  Economics of Shrimp Farming: A Comparative Study of Traditional vs. Scientific Shrimp Farming in West Bengal, ISEC working paper Series, No. 218, Institute for Social and Economic Change (ISEC), Bangalore,2009
  •   A Comparative Study of Traditional vs. Scientific Shrimp Farming in West Bengal: A Technical Efficiency Analysis, ISEC working paper Series, No. 188, Institute for Social and Economic Change (ISEC), Bangalore, 2008

Project experience:  

(1)Assessment of Demand and Supply of Food grains and other Food Items for Medium Term Future, sponsored by Department of Food and Public Distribution, Ministry of Consumer Affairs and Public Distribution ,Government of India.

 

 (2) Evaluation of Public Distribution System(PDS) for Six States, sponsored by Department of Food and Public Distribution, Ministry of Consumer Affairs and Public Distribution ,Government of India.

 

Course Taught

1. Organizational Economics

2.Philosophy and Methods of Social Research

3. Poverty and Ineqality: Approaches and measurement

4. Conceptual Grounding in Economics

5. Theories of Economic Development

6. Impact Evaluation

7. Development Economics

Email: poulomi.bhattacharya[at]tiss[dot]edu