Dr. Joysri Acharyya

M.Sc., M.Phil., Ph.D. (C.U.)

Associate Professor

Department: Economics

About me


Email id : joysri2010@gmail.com
Educational Qualification : M.Sc. , M. Phil, Ph.D  (CU)
Area of Research : International Trade, Women’s Issues
Specialization : International Trade
Hobbies: Reading Story Books & Listening to Music

Member of Academic Bodies / NGO :
•    External Expert of the Ph.D committee in Commerce of Vidyasagar University since December, 2017.
•    Member of Advisory Board of the journal “Bodhi”, the annual journal of Humanities and Social Science Department of Victoria Institution (College).
•    Life Member of Bengal Economic Association
•     Member of Executive Committee of Sarani, a NGO, at Salt Lake City.

C.    Member of Administrative Committees (In LBC) :
•    Member of Service Book Committee since 2010
•    Member, NAAC Core Committee , 2014.
•    Member, IQAC, since 2012 .

Evaluator / Jury Member :
•    Co-ordinator/Head Examiner  under CU
•    External Examiner of Term Paper for different Colleges under CU
•    Moderator under CU
•    Examiner cum Scrutineer of CU and St Xavier’s College (Autonomous) , Kolkata
•    Paper Setter of CU and St Xavier’s College (Autonomous) , Kolkata
•    Jury member of paper presentation event ‘Exposition’ by students for the topic “Globalisation and Inequality in a developing country”, in the annual economic summit, Confluence ,organized by Xavier’s Economic Society, in September, 2017.
•    Jury member of paper presentation event by students for the topic “Infrastructure, Development and Linkage Effect”, in the annual economic summit, Confluence ,organized by Xavier’s Economic Society, in September, 2015.
•    Jury member of the event “Budding Economist”, in the annual economic summit, Confluence ,organized by Xavier’s Economic Society, in 2009.

Resource Person :
•    Evaluator for participant’s seminar in Orientation Programme No. 113, organized by UGC – ASC/HRDC, CU on March, 2016.
•    Acted as a Discussant of a paper entitled “Empirical Evidence on the Relationship between FDI & Economic Growth : A Cross-country Explanation in Asia”, in the 3 rd conference on Empirical Issues in International Trade and Public Finance, organized by Indian Institute of Foreign Trade, in January, 2013.
•    Delivered lecture in a Capacity Building Workshop on “Market Structure, Issues of Development and Political Economy”, organized by Department of Economics, Bethune College, in January, 2012.

Research Experience :
•    Carried out a Minor Research Project, entitled “Determinants and Impact of FDI in Indian States”, sponsored by UGC, during 2011-13.
•    Carried out a Minor Research Project, entitled “Nature and Composition of DFI”, Flow in India : Implication for Growth and the Environment”, sponsored by UGC, during 2005-07.
•    “Welfare Analysis of Full and Partial Liberalisation Under Imperfection and Different Firm Strategies : A Theoretical Analysis”, thesis submitted for Ph.D , under Calcutta University, in 1998.
•    “Welfare Implications of Free Trade and Alternative Trade Policies in a Strategic Model : A Conjectural Variation Approach”, dissertation submitted for M.Phil, under Calcutta University, 1990.

Research Supervision :
•    Guided students of Third Year , Economics Honours for writing their term papers, since 2013.

Publications


Publications:
1.     “On the Equivalence of Content Protection Scheme and X-Equivalent Tariff’, Foreign Trade Review, vol. 51, no. 1, February 2016.
2.    “Goods and Service Tax in India”, Youthink, vol XI, by Xavier’s Commerce Society, 2016. (ISSN : 2347-6222).
3.    “FDI and Regional Disparity in India”, The Indian Economic Journal, vol 62, no. 4, January-March, 2015.
4.    Two  units for the IGNOU Course Material EEC-07 entitled Industrial Development in India, 2011.
5.    “FDI, Growth and the Environment: Evidence from India on CO2 Emission during the Last two decades”, Journal of Economic Development, vol 34, no. 1. June 2009.
6.    Three units for the IGNOU Course Material EEC-07 entitled Industrial Development in India, 2003.
7.    “Implications of Quota reduction and Tariffication under Duopoply”, Conference volume, Development Policies of the Millenium in Honour of Prof. Kirit Parikh, IGIDR, Mumbai, 2000.
8.    “Imperfect product market, lobbying and trade policy choice”, in J.Roy and M.R. Gupta, eds., Themes on Development Economics (Allied Publisher, 1997).
9.    “Gains from full and partial liberalization under Duopoly”, In G. Gupta, M.R. Gupta, B. Moitra, eds. Issues in Development Economics (Orient Longman, 1996).
10.    “Gains from Liberalization Reconsidered”, Conference volume, 77th Annual Conference of the Indian Economic Association, Mysore, 1994.

Publication in Popular Magazines :
•    “Chhatrider uddyeshye ak khola chithi”, Amar Bangla, published by ‘Nakshatra’  a NGO, in 2014.
•    “Nari Dwibosher Proyogoniyota”, Newsletter, published by Women’s Studies Centre, Lady Brabourne College, vol 5, March 2014.
•    “Bartoman yuge narir maryada ebong karmoroto swami-strir shamajik o paribarik bhumika”, Annual Magazine of Lady Brabourne College, 2004-05.

Attended Research Training Programme :

•    Attended a Research Training Programme on International Trade Theory, Empirical Modelling and Data Analysis, organized by Department of Economics, JU under UNCTAD-DFID-GOI Project during May-June, 2008.

Referring :
•    Reviewed an article entitled “Examining the Relationship between Environmental Regulations  and Foreign Direct Investment Level : Evidence from China”, submitted to International Journal of Business and Globalisation (IJBG), in January, 2017.
•    Reviewed an article entitled “Quadrilateral Causal Analysis of Economic Growth in India”, submitted to International Journal of Business and Economics (IJBE), in January, 2015.
•    Assessed a proposal on a text book on Indian Public Finance, submitted to Oxford University Press, India, in 2011.
•    Reviewed an article entitled “Manufacture Export and Economic Growth in Egypt : Co-integration and Causality Analysis”, submitted to Journal of Economic Development (JED), in January, 2010.