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Dr. Saswat Kishore Mishra

Associate Professor

DR. SASWAT

KISHORE MISHRA

is an Assistant Professor of Economics at the Centre for Management Studies, Administrative

Staff College of India. He holds a PhD in Economics from the Department of

Humanities and Social Sciences, Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Kharagpur.

He received Institutional Fellowship from the erstwhile Ministry of Human

Resource Development (now MoE), Government of India, for carrying out his

doctoral work. He is also a recipient of UGC’s prestigious Dr. Sarvepalli

Radhakrishnan Post-Doctoral Fellowship for the year 2017-18.


DR. SASWAT

KISHORE MISHRA

is an Assistant Professor of Economics at the Centre for Management Studies, Administrative

Staff College of India. He holds a PhD in Economics from the Department of

Humanities and Social Sciences, Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Kharagpur.

He received Institutional Fellowship from the erstwhile Ministry of Human

Resource Development (now MoE), Government of India, for carrying out his

doctoral work. He is also a recipient of UGC’s prestigious Dr. Sarvepalli

Radhakrishnan Post-Doctoral Fellowship for the year 2017-18.


DR. SASWAT KISHORE MISHRA is an Assistant Professor of Economics at the Centre for Management Studies, Administrative Staff College of India. He holds a PhD in Economics from the Department of Humanities and Social Sciences, Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Kharagpur. He received Institutional Fellowship from the erstwhile Ministry of Human Resource Development (now MoE), Government of India, for carrying out his doctoral work. He is also a recipient of UGC’s prestigious Dr. Sarvepalli Radhakrishnan Post-Doctoral Fellowship for the year 2017-18.

His research interests focus on understanding environmental issues in the context of human development of any kind. Currently, he is leading a research project titled – “Mining, Vertical Integration and Corporate Initiatives: Implications for Ecological Stability and Social Inclusion in Odisha, India” – sponsored under major research project grant by the Indian Council of Social Science Research, New Delhi. He is also jointly leading a consulting project titled – “Roadmap for National Institute of Rural Development & Panchayat Raj to achieve Self-reliance”. Prior to this, he led a research project under the Impactful Policy Research in Social Sciences (IMPRESS) Scheme of ICSSR on – “Natural Resource Management under MGNREGA in Climate Vulnerable Regions of Odisha, India” in the year 2020-21. Besides, he has worked as an Independent Consultant in a project titled – “Assessment of Vulnerability and Threshold of Heat-related Health Hazards in Four Cities of India” and sponsored by Public Health Foundation of India (PHFI) and National Disaster Management Authority. In addition, he has also worked as a lead team member in several other research and consultancy projects with the clients including – Directorate of Economics and Statistics (Govt. of Maharashtra), National Hydroelectric Power Corporation (NHPC), Ministry of Consumer Affairs (Govt. of India), National Bank for Agriculture and Rural Development (NABARD), ACC Limited, Radhikapur West Coal Mines Limited, and many more.

In the long-term general management- and short-duration- training programs, he teaches Micro-economics, Macro-economics, Global and Indian Economy, Foundations of Data Analytics, Business Research Methods, and Stakeholder Management. Besides, he is a “Member” of the Healthcare & Disaster Management Committee set up by the Federation of Telangana Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FTCCI) for the year 2022-23. He has published his works in leading international publishers of repute including Elsevier, Springer, Routledge (Taylor & Francis), Sage, MDPI, etc., and presented papers in conferences/seminars held at globally renowned institutions including the World Bank Headquarters (Washington D. C., USA), (ISS), Erasmus University (The Hague, International Institute of Social Studies Netherlands), University of Notre Dame Du Lac (Rome, Italy) and Utrecht University, The Netherlands). His Op-Ed articles are frequently published in leading frontline English print media.

PUBLICATIONS:

Journals:

1) Nanda, L., Chakraborty, S., Mishra, S. K., Rathi, S. K., Dutta, A. (2022), “Characteristics of Households’ Vulnerability to Extreme Heat: An Analytical Cross-Sectional Study from India”, International Journal of Environmental Research & Public Health, 19, 15334. MDPI. [Link: https://doi.org/10.3390/ijerph192215334]

2) Rathi, S. K., Chakraborty, S., Mishra, S. K., Dutta, A., and Nanda, L. (2021), “A Heat Vulnerability Index: Spatial Patterns of Exposure, Sensitivity and Adaptive Capacity for Urbanites of Four Cities of India”, International Journal of Environmental Research & Public Health, 19, 283. MDPI. [Link: https://doi.org/10.3390/ijerph19010283]

3) Mishra, S. K. and Mishra, P (2017), “Determinants of Households’ Resistance against Land Acquisition for Mining: Experiences at Talcher Coalfields in India”, Land Use Policy, 66(2), 10–17. Elsevier. [Link: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.landusepol.2017.04.024

4)Mishra, S. K. and Mishra, P (2017), “Do Adverse Ecological Consequences Cause Resistance against Land Acquisition? Experience of Mining Regions in Odisha”, The Extractive Industries and Society, 4(1), 140–150. Elsevier. [Link: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.exis.2016.11.004]

5)  Mishra, P. and Mishra, S. K. (2015), “Strategies and Policies for Alleviation of Rural Poverty in India: Experience of Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Scheme”, Review of Development and Change, 19(2), 43–76. SAGE. [https://doi.org/10.1177/0972266120140203]

Book Chapter

1) Mishra, S. K. and Mishra, P. (2020). “Land acquisition for mining and social inclusion in Talcher Coalfields of Odisha, India” in S. I. Rajan and D. Baral (Eds.), Development, Migration and Environment (pp. 155-179). Routledge-Taylor & Francis.

2) Mishra, P. and Mishra, S. K. (2018), “Asset Creation under the MGNREGA and Sustainable Growth of Agriculture: Experience of Convergence Initiatives in Odisha and West Bengal” in M. Bhattarai, P. K. Viswanathan, R. N. Mishra and C. Bantilan (Eds.), Employment Guarantee Programme and Dynamics of Rural Transformation in India: Challenges and Opportunities (pp. 175-198). Springer: Singapore.

3)  Mishra, P. and Mishra, S. K. (2018), “Inter-State Variations in Industrial Investment in India: Role of Markets, Policies and Institutions” in N. Mehta and A. Arya (Eds.), Role of Public Policy in Development Process – Emerging Socioeconomic Scenario in the Indian Economy (pp.207-238). Academic Foundation: New Delhi.

4) Mishra, P. and Mishra, S. K. (2015). “New guidelines for the MGNREGA: Issues and implications” in S. S. Sangwan and G. Deep (Eds.), Panchayat’s Role in MGNREGA and Financial Inclusion (pp. 29–42). Center for Research in Rural and Industrial Development (CRRID): New Delhi.

CURRENT INTEREST

Political Economy of Extractive Industries; Economics of Natural Resource Management; Rural Development; Economics of Climate Change and Resilience; Macroeconomic Environment; and Evaluation of Social Security / Public Welfare Programmes – interests him particularly

CONTACT

Dr. Saswat Kishore Mishra,

PhD in Economics (IIT Kharagpur)

Assistant Professor

Centre for Management Studies

Administrative Staff College of India (ASCI)

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Banjara Hills Hyderabad – 500 034, INDIA

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