Assistant Professor

Dr. Sabina Yasmin

Department of Economics

Interests

  1. Agricultural Economics
  2. Industrial Economics

Education

2008

St. Antonys College
Shillong
BA

2010

Assam University
Silchar
MA

2017

Gauhati University
Guwahati
Ph.D.

Experience

  • 2015-2016, Resource Person | Institute of distance and Open learning (IDOL), Guwahati university, Assam
  • 2017, Assistant Professor (visiting) | B. Barooah College, Guwahati, Assam

Research Interest

  • Crop insurance as a risk mitigation mechanism by the farmers with special reference to the Modified National Agricultural Insurance Scheme (MNAIS) and Weather Based Crop Insurance Scheme (WBCIS).
  • Risk in Agriculture and coping with vulnerability including vulnerable or disaster prone region

Awards & Fellowships

  • 2010, Awarded Hazi Azmal Ali merit prize for excellent performance in the Master’s Degree examination - Assam University 2010.
  • 2010, Awarded gold medal for having secured the highest marks in all the semesters and in aggregate, in MA in economics – Assam University
  • 2013, Senior Research Fellowship from University Grants Commission under the MANF scheme- United Grants Commission
  • 2016, Awarded as one of the best PhD. Paper presentation award in the 76th annual conference of the Indian Society of Agricultural Economics (ISAE) – ISAE
  • 2017, Awarded Dr. N A Mujumdar Prize Award for best research paper in 77th ISAE conference – Indian Society of Agricultural Economics (ISAE)

Memberships

  • Indian Society of Agricultural Economics (ISAE)
  • Assam Economic Association (AEA)
  • North East Economic Association (NEEA)  

List of Publications

  • “Status of awareness and adaptability of crop insurance : a case study of Kamrup rural district of Assam”, Sabina Yasmin and C Hazarika international journal of humanities and social science studies”, ISSN: 2349-6711( PRINT) and ISSN 2349-6959 ( ONLINE), pg no 316-321
  • “ The status of modified national crop insurance scheme in Assam “, Sabina yasmin and C Hazarika, PCC journal of economics and commerce,  ISSN 2229 6417
  • “ROLE OF MICRO FINANCE IN WOMAN EMPOWERMENT: A HUMAN DEVLOPMENT APPROACH” ”, Sabina yasmin and Rasida Begum ISSN: 23496959
  • “Self- Help Group for Women Empowerment in Assam: A case study of Dibrugarh district in Assam”, Journal of Contemporary Research(JCR), ISSN:23209542
  • “Crop Insurance and agricultural input use – A study of the farmers of Dhubri district in Assam”, Sabina Yasmin and Dr. Chandan Hazarika ( ISBN : 978-81-932883-6-8)
  • THE PROBLEM OF ADAPTABILITY OF THE MODIFIED NATIONAL AGRICULTURAL INSURANCE IN KAMRUP (R) DISTRICT OF ASSAM: A DEMAND SIDE ANALYSIS, S Yasmin, C Hazarika - ASSAM ECONOMIC REVIEW, volume 10,2017, page no 271-280, ISSN- 2319-6254
  • “Adaptability of crop insurance as a risk mitigation mechanism by the farmers of Assam- an analysis of MNAIS” Journal of Advanced Agricultural Technologies (JOAAT, ISSN:2301-3737), 2017
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