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Pratap Chandra Mohanty
Pratap Chandra Mohanty Assistant Professor pratapfhs[at] +91-1332284884
Areas of Interest
  • Innovation and Development, ICT, Digital Divide, e-governance, Rural Innovation, missing middle
  • Microeconomics, International Trade, Macroeconomics, Development Eco , Public policy and governance
Professional Background
2016---Asstt. ProfessorIndian Institute of Technology Roorkee
20112014Asstt. ProfessorIndian Institute of Foreign Trade (IIFT), New Delhi
20132014Visiting ProfessorIndian Institute of Management (IIM) Indore
20072016Asstt. ProfessorDelhi University
Honors and Awards
Teaching feedback 4.43/5Indian Institute of Foreign Trade, New Delhi2012
NET and JRFUniversity Grant Commission2003
Topper and Distinction in B.A.(Honours)F.M. University2001
Educational Details
Ph.D.Economics of Digital Divide and Diffusion TheoryJawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi2014
M.Phil.Environmental EconomicsJawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi2005
M.A.Economic Development and PlanningJawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi2003
B.A. (Honours)Economics (Hons.) and StatisticsF.M.University2001
Administrative Background
20152016Member, Governing Body(the Apex body)CVS, Delhi University
20102011Head of the Economics DepartmentCVS, Delhi University
20102011Member as teachers' Representative, Governing BodyCVS, Delhi University
20152016Convener, Attendance CommitteeCVS, Delhi University
20142016Member, Discipline CommitteeCVS, Delhi University
Participation in seminars
NamePlaceSponsored ByDate
Singapore Economic Review ConferenceSingaporeSER and University of Manchester03/08/2007
ISPIM-ASIA conferenceJawaharlal Nehru University, New DelhiMinistry of Information Technology, Government of India10/01/2007
Silver Jubilee Conference on Human DevelopmentIndira Gandhi Institute of Development Research, MumbaiIndira Gandhi Institute of Development Research, Mumbai27/09/2013
Socio-Economic and Educational Status of Muslims in MaharashtraTata Institute of Social Sciences (TISS), MumbaiTISS21/12/2009
Population and Development: Issues and Challenges in PunjabCRRID, Chandigarh, PunjabIIPS, Mumbai04/03/2009
Challenges in Human Development in IndiaCentre for Development Studies (CDS), KeralaCDS25/01/2009
Better Health Access – The Rough Road AheadISEC, BangaloreIHEPA and ISEC, Bangalore20/12/2013
  • Global Development Network, Member
  • ICTM, scientific and review committee member
  • SANDEE, Member
Discussion on Indian BudgetNDTVT2016
Trade issues for the IRS probationersNACEN and IIFTG2012
Basics of Trade Theories to the Indian Foreign Service probationersIIFTG2013
Participation in short term courses
Couse NameSponsored ByDate
Health in Numbers: Quantitative methods in Clinical Public Health ResearchHarvard UniversityOct-2013
Refresher Course / workshop in Public Economics NIPFP and SANEIMay-2011
Orientation CourseAcademic Staff College, JNUOct-2009
Books Authored

1. Authored a text book as a first Author on “Economic Regulations of Domestic and Foreign Exchange Market: Recent Policies and Problems” Book Age publication, New Delhi.2013. ISBN: 81-924901-09-09.

2. Authored a book on "Environment and Poverty: Rural Participation for Sustainable Development”, A. K. Publications, Delhi, 2012. (ISBN: 978-93-80164-98-4) 

3. Authored a book on ‘NTFPs and Its Management in Developing Countries: Case of Indian NMIs’ LAP, Germany, 2012. (ISBN: 978-3-659-16374-6)

Refereed Journal Papers

1. A. Das, P. Mohanty, M. Haque, 2016, Case on Indian Muslim Mother’s Health Care Utilization: Its Patterns, Trends and Comparison, Journal of Management Research and Innovation. 12(1), 56-66 (Sage)

2. Pratap Mohanty and Ayusmati Das. ‘Role of State versus Non-Market Institutions for CPRs in India: An Empirical Estimation based on NSS Data’ NOU Journal of Social Science, V-II, No. 1, 2013.

3. Pratap Mohanty, “Who Should Manage CPRs? Role of Non-Market Institutions in the Indian Context”, International Journal of Economics and Management Science, Vol.1 No.2, July-December 2012.

4. P. Mohanty, “Telecom Divide and Strategies for PSUs” is published in the upkram, April-June 2012, pages 35-39..

5. P. Mohanty, Information Asymmetry a Major Hindrance to e-Governance: A Study of Khurda and Mayurbhanj District of Odisha, Compendium of 15th National Conference on e-Governance, 2012 

6. P. Mohanty, 'Bridging Digital Divide: The Role of ICT for Rural Development in India' ITSim, vol.2, 2008.

7. P. Mohanty, 'Mounting Foodgrain Stocks in the face of Vicious Circle of Hunger, Third Concept, Vol.18, No.210, August 2004