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Name Dr. Shrabanti Maity
Designation Associate Professor
Department Name ECONOMICS
Office Phone No +91 3222 298-322 / Centrex Extn. 322
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Address Department of Economics with Rural Developement, Vidyasagar University, Midnapur 721102
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Educational Qualification              
Degree NameInstituteYear of passing/awarded
Visiting fellowGhent University, Belgium,2015
Ph.DUniversity of Burdwan2010
B.EdUniversity of Calcutta2002
M.ScUniversity of Calcutta2000
Career Profile / Teaching Experience        
Assistant Mistress, Belculai C.K.A.C. Vidyapith, WB, from 21st April 2005 to 15th November 2009
Assistant Professor, Department of Economics, Assam University (A Central University), Assam, from 18th November 2009 to 11th March 2019
Associate Professor, Department of Economics with Rural Development, Vidyasagar University since 12th March 2019
Specialization/Research Area
Field of SpecializationResearch Area/ Areas of Interest
Statistics & Econometrics and Operation Research
Applied Econometrics
Gender Studies
Human Development
Health Economics
Efficiency Measurement
Course/ Subject Taught 
Basic Econometrics
Advanced Econometrics
Human Development
Health Economics
Research Methodology
Applications of Game Theory in Economics
Frontier Analysis for Efficiency Measurement
Mathematical Economics
Conference/ Symposium /Journal Paper / Books Published
International Publication
TitlePublished inYearPublished by
Performance of Controlling Rape in India: Efficiency Estimate across StatesJournal of International Women"s Studies,20 (7): 356-380, ISSN: 1539-8706. UGC Approved List of Journals, Journal Number: 30332. Source-record id: 1452522019Bridgewater State University, USA
Elderly Living Arrangements: Insights from North-East IndiaIndian Journal of Gerontology, Vol. 33, No. 4, pp. 356-380, ISSN: 0971-4189, UGC-CARE List as Group B, Science-121.2019Indian Gerontological Association, funded by ICSSR
Improvisation in Public AdministrationGlobal Encyclopedia of Public Administration, Public Policy, and Governance, Edited by: A. Farazmand, pp. 1-16, Online ISBN- 978-3-319-31816-5.2019Springer Nature Switzerland AG
Multidimensional Poverty Status of Bodo Tribes of Udalguri District, Bodoland, AssamJournal of Economic Development, Volume 43(1):29-47, ISSN: 0254-8372. UGC Approved List of Journals, Journal Number: 476552018The Economic Research Institute of Chung-Ang University (Korea)
Interstate disparity in the performance of controlling crime against women in India: efficiency estimate across statesInternational Journal of Education Economics and Development, 9 (1):57–79, ISSN: 1759-5673,UGC Approved List of Journals, Journal Number: 2917. Source-record id: 211003963072018Inderscience Publishers
Multidimensional poverty and the factors influencing the multidimensional poverty status of Bodos’: a case study of Udalguri district, BodolandInternational Journal of Education Economics and Development, 8 (4):266-285, ISSN: 1759-5673, UGC Approved List of Journals, Journal Number: 2917. Source-record id: 211003963072017Inderscience Publishers
Does microfinance alleviate poverty and inequality? Studying self-help groups in Bodoland, AssamDevelopment in Practice, 27(7):1006-1019, ISSN: 0961-4524, UGC Approved List Journals, Journal Number: 12981, Scopus Indexed with Scopus Sourcerecord id: 14100.2017Taylor & Francis
Reform Raises Efficiency of Tea Estates in IndiaAGRIS on-line Papers in Economics and Informatics, 9 (2):101 - 116, ISSN 1804-1930, UGC Approved List Journals, Journal Number: 3072. Scopus Indexed with Scopus Sourcerecord id: 211002041212017Faculty of Economics and Management CULS Prague
Identification of the Factors Influencing Child Immunization in West Bengal: A Case Study of Darjeeling DistrictIssues on Health and Healthcare in India Focus on the North Eastern Region, 109-125, ISBN: 978-981-10-6103-52017Springer Nature Singapore Pte Ltd
An Inquiry into the Literacy Status of Women in West Bengal and IndiaWomen"s Studies an Inter-Disciplinary Journal’, 45(5):475–493,ISSN: 0049-7878, UGC Approved List of Journals, Journal Number: 33067. Scopus Indexed with Source-record id: 243292016Taylor & Francis

National Publication
TitlePublished inYearPublished by
Impact of Microfinance on Poverty Alleviation and Income Inequality: A Case Study of Self-Help Groups of Bodoland, AssamGrowth and Development in India, Chapter-5: 91-109, ISBN: 978-93-81513-11-8.2018Segment Books, New Delhi, India

Other Publication

Books Published
Title of the BookPublished byYearRole
A Study of Measurement of EfficiencyVDM Verlag Dr Muller GmbH & Co. KG, ISBN-978-3-639-33741-92011Author
Ph. D. Thesis Guidance
Ongoing / Submitted Ph. D. Thesis
Scholar NameThesis TitleCo SupervisorStatusComplete in Year
Julkarnain AhmedRole of microfinance in employment generation, poverty alleviation and financial inclusion: A case study of selected districts of Central AssamDr Manash RoyOngoing2020
Susmita DasLinkages between Crime and Economic Development with Special Reference to Women: A Study of Major Indian StatesDr Ritwmik MazumderOngoing2020
Anup SinhaLiving Arrangements of Elderly and Economic Impact of Population Ageing in IndiaProfessor Niranjan RoyOngoing2020

Awarded Ph. D. Thesis
Scholar NameThesis TitleCo SupervisorStatusComplete in Year
Tanushree DeyMeasurement of Efficiency in the Selected Tea Gardens of Assam and West Bengal Awarded2019
Victoria HaobijamSocio-economic Status of Kuki Women in ManipurDr Alok SenAwarded2016
Rahul SaraniaFunctioning and impact of microfinance: a study of self-help groups (SHGs) in Baksa and Udalguri districts of AssamProfessor. S. K. BhumikAwarded2016
Sastri Ram KacahariSocio- Economic status of Bodo people: A case study of Udalguri district, AssamDr C. NeogiAwarded2015
Project Work

Completed Project Works
Project titleWorked asFunding AgencyAmount in Rs.Duration in yearsPeriod
Year to Year
A Multiple Correspondence Analysis Approach to the Measurement of Multidimensional Poverty and Logistic Regression Approach to Determine the Factors Influencing the Socioeconomic Status of Bodo People: A Case Study of Udalguri District, BodolandPrincipal InvestigatorIndian Council of Social Science Research (ICSSR).3000001 year and 6 months20152016
Invited Lectures 
TitleOrganized byVenueYear
Globalisation and Northeast India: Opportunities and ChallengesDepartment of Economics, Radhamadhab College, Silchar and Maulana Abul Kalam Azad Institute of Asian Studies (MAKAIAS), Kolkata in association with IQAC, Radhamadhab College, Silchar, AssamRadhamadhab College, Silchar, Assam2019
Glass Ceiling in Women Opportunities: an OverviewDepartment of Economics, South Calcutta Girls’ College, KolkataSouth Calcutta Girls’ College, Kolkata2019
North-Eastern Region: Economic, Social and Demographic ProfileSouthfield College, DarjeelingSouthfield College, Darjeeling2014
Membership of Learned Society 
The Indian Econometric Society
Bengal Economic Association
Conference /Seminar/Workshop Attended/Organised

Conference /Seminar/Workshop Attended

Title of the Seminar/Conference/WorkshopYearRoleHeld at and Organiser
“Sustainable Development of Backward Regions with Special Reference to Issues of Resource Management in West Bengal” in the UGC, SAP(DRS-I) Sponsored Two-Day International Seminar2019Paper PresenterDepartment of Economics with Rural Development, Vidyasagar University, West Bengal, UGC, SAP (DRS-I) Sponsored
“India/ North-East India: Issues, Dynamics and Emerging Realities”, Two-Day National Seminar2019Paper PresenterRajib Gandhi University Research Scholars’ Forum in Collaboration with Arunachal Institute of Tribal Studies, Rajib Gandhi University, Rajib Gandhi University, Arunachal Pradesh
“Inequality, Vulnerability and Choices”, National Seminar2019Paper PresenterDepartment of Economics, University of Calcutta
“Business Practices and Sustainability, ICOBUS- 2019”, International Conference2019Paper PresenterDepartment of Commerce, Vidyasagar University
Indian Social Sciences & Humanities Congress 2019, 5th Annual International Conference2019Paper PresenterDepartment of Library and Information Science, Jadavpur University, Paschimbanga Anchalik Itihas O Loksanskriti Charcha Kendra, West Bengal and Department of Library and Information Science,Jadavpur University 7th and 8th September, 2019

Conference /Seminar/Workshop Organised

Award NameAwarded ByYear
Beat Paper Award in International Conference on “Business Practices and Sustainability”, “ICOBUS- 2019”Department of Commerce, Vidyasagar University2019
NAMASTE: EU- India Mobility Project Fellowship, under Erasmus Mundus Action 2Georg-August-Universität Göttingen, as visiting fellow of Ghent University, Belgium2015
Financial Assistance for presenting paper at the International Conference Hong Kong, ChinaICSSR2014
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