Economics: Faculty Members

Faculty Members

Dr. Alaka Sarma

Professor

ACADEMIC QUALIFICATION: M.A., Ph.D.

SPECIALIZATION: Economics

Dr. P. K. Adhyapok

Professor

ACADEMIC QUALIFICATION: M.A., LLB, Ph.D.

SPECIALIZATION:

RESEARCH BACKGROUND:

Dr Polakshi Bhattacharyya Baruah

Assistant Professor

ACADEMIC QUALIFICATION: M.A., Ph.D.

SPECIALIZATION: Environmental Economics, Development Economics

RESEARCH BACKGROUND:

PhD awarded on 24/7/2014 (North-Eastern Hill University, Shillong) Title of the Thesis: – Factors affecting Participation of People in MGNREGA: A case   study of Morigaon district of Assam.  Journal Publications – 11, Book-1.

Dr. Pranti  Dutta

Assistant Professor

ACADEMIC QUALIFICATION: M.A., Ph.D.

 SPECIALIZATION: Health Economics, Women Health

RESEARCH BACKGROUND:

  • Completed PhD in “Maternal Health and Maternal Mortality: A Study of Four Selected Districts of Assam” from Department of Humanities and Social Sciences at IIT Guwahati in 2018.
  • Worked as Research Consultant in a Research Project entitled “A Matter of Life and Death: Surviving Childbirth on Assam’s Tea Plantation” from October 2017 to July 2018 at Nazdeek.

Dr. Samir Ul Hassan

Assistant Professor

ACADEMIC QUALIFICATION: M.A., M.Phil, Ph.D.

SPECIALIZATION: Public Economics, Econometrics and Indian Economy

RESEARCH BACKGROUND:

Journal Publications – 12

Book Chapters – 3

Book -1

Area of Interest: Political Economy, Public Economics, Institutional arrangements and development and Conflict Economics

Dr. Ajijur Rahman

Assistant Professor

ACADEMIC QUALIFICATION:  M.A., Ph.D. (SET qualified)

SPECIALIZATION: Rural Development, Demography, Banking

RESEARCH BACKGROUND:

Research Papers: 09

Edited Books: 02

Master dissertation supervised and successfully completed: 07

PHD Scholar Supervise: 03

Dr. Abdur Rashid Ahmed

Assistant Professor

ACADEMIC QUALIFICATION: M.A., Ph.D.

SPECIALIZATION: Econometrics, Mathematical Economics & Environmental Economics

RESEARCH BACKGROUND:

  • Completed PhD in ‘An Exploration of Causality between Infrastructural Development and Economic Growth’ from Gauhati University in 2018.
  • Worked as Project Fellow in a UGC sponsored Major Research Project entitled ‘Assam-Level of Development: An Interdistrict Study’ from February, 2010 to April, 2012 in the Department of Economics, Cotton College, Guwahati.

Dr. Mahsina Rahman

Assistant Professor

ACADEMIC QUALIFICATION: M.A., Ph.D.

RESEARCH BACKGROUND: Human Development, Rural Development , Social Security, Utilization of basic facilities especially public health and education, Livelihood strategies in flood and erosion affected areas.

Source:indianexpress