Dr. Joysri Acharyya

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

Associate Professor

Department of Economics

About me

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.

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

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