Assistant Professor and Faculty Coordinator

Dr Ghanshyam Pandey 

Department of Economics

Interests

  1. Microeconomics
  2. Indian Economy
  3. Agricultural Economics
  4. Development Economics
  5. Macroeconomics
  6. Research Methodology

Education

2006

Punjab University, Chandigarh
India
B. A.

2008

Punjab University, Chandigarh
India
M. A.

2009

Punjabi University, Patiala
India
B.Ed.

2015

Punjabi University, Patiala
India
Ph.D.

Professional Service

  • Jan 2020 – Till date, Assistant Professor and Faculty coordinator, Department of Economics SRM University AP
  • Jul 2017 - Jan 2020, Post Doctorate Research Associate | ICAR- National Institute of Agricultural Economics and Policy Research (NIAP), PUSA, Delhi
  • Aug 2014 - Jun 2017, Research Assistant Grade I | Institute of Economic Growth, Delhi
  • Jan 2014 - Jul 2014, Research Fellow | Agriculture Economics Research Centre, Delhi
  • 2016 - 2019, Guest Faculty | (Weekend classes) for NCWEB at Hansraj Collage and SGTB Khalsa Collage at University of Delhi

Research Interest

  • Agricultural Economics
  • Rural Development
  • Livelihoods
  • Economics of development
  • Climate change and Agriculture

List of Publications

Books
  • Pandey, G. (2017). States of Farmers in Rural India’ Mittal Publications, Delhi, ISBN 81-8324-812-8
Research Article
  • Birthal, P. S., Hazrana, J., Negi, D. S. and Pandey, G. (2021). Assessing benefits of irrigation against heat stress in agriculture: Evidence from wheat crop in India. Agricultural Water Management. Vol 255 (1 Sept 2021), https://doi.org/10.1016/j.agwat.2021.106950, Scopus
  • Pandey, G and Kumari, S. (2021). Dynamics of agricultural growth and diversification in eastern India. Journal of Agribusiness in Developing and Emerging Economies. Vol. 11 (2), pp 105-120. ISSN 2044-0839 https://doi.org/10.1108/JADEE-06-2020-0131 (Listed in ABDC) Scopus
  • Hazrana, J., Birthal, P.S., Negi, D.S., Mani, G., and Pandey, G. (2019). Spatial Spillovers, Structural Transformation and Economic Growth in India. Agricultural Economics Research Review. Vol. 32 (2), Pp 145-158. ISSN 0971-3441 (print) 0974-0279 (online). DOI:10.5958/0974-0279.2019.00028.4 (Listed in ABDC)
  • Pandey, G., Khan, R. M., and Kumari, S. (2019). Pathways of agricultural transformation: a comparative analysis of Punjab and Bihar. Agricultural Economics Research Review. Vol. 32 (conference issue), Pp 1-11. ISSN 0971-3441 (print) 0974-0279 (online). DOI: 10.5958/0974-0279.2019.00013.2 (Listed in ABDC)
  • Birthal, P. S., Joshi, P.K., Roy, D. and Pandey, G. (2019). Transformation and Sources of Growth in Southeast Asian Agriculture. Discussion Paper 01834, International Food Policy and Research Institute, (IFPRI) Washington D.C. May 2019 Scopus
  • Birthal, P. S, Pandey, G., Jumrani, J and Harzana, J. (2019). Supply response of Indian dairying. Indian Journal of Animal Science. Vol. 89 (4), Pp 103-109. April 2019 ISSN: 0367-8318. Scopus
  • Ranganathan, T., and Pandey, G. (2018). Who leaves the farmland fallow and why? An Empirical Investigation using Nationally Representative Survey Data in India. The European Journal of Development Research. Springer Nature Publication. Vol. 30 (5), Pp 914-933. December 2018. ISSN: 0957-8811 (print version) ISSN: 1743-9728 (electronic version) https://doi.org/10.1057/s41287-018-0139-2. Scopus (Listed in ABDC)
  • Pandey, G. (2018). Tackling poverty and inequality among farm households in Bihar: implications for achieving sustainable development goals (SDGs). Agricultural Economics Research Review. Vol. 31 (conference issue), Pp 17-24. November 2018. ISSN 0971-3441 (print) 0974-0279 (online). http://dx.doi.org/10.5958/0974-0279.2018.00018.6. Indexed/Abstracted: J-Gate, Agricola, Google Scholar, Indian Journal.com (Listed in ABDC)
  • Pandey, G., and Ranganathan, T. (2018). Changing land-use pattern of India: Has there been an expansion of fallow lands?. Agricultural Economics Research Review, Vol. 31 (1), Pp 113-122. January -June 2018. ISSN 0971-3441 (print) 0974-0279 (online). DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5958/0974-0279.2018.00011.3. Indexed/Abstracted: J-Gate, Agricola, Google Scholar, Indian Journal.com (Listed in ABDC)
  • Ranganathan, T., and Pandey, G. (2017). Tenancy and Fallow Land. World Development Perspectives, Vol.7-8, Pp. 28-31. November 2017. Elsevier Publication ISSN 2452-2929. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.wdp.2017.11.002. Scopus (Listed in ABDC)
  • Ranganathan, T., Tripathi, A., and Pandey, G. (2017). Income Mobility among Social Groups. Economic and Political Weekly. Vol. 52, Issue 41, Pp. 73-76. October 2017. ISSN 2349-8846. Scopus (Listed in ABDC)
  • Ranganathan, T., Rao, N. C., and Pandey, G. (2017). Pilot Project to Ascertain the Use of Diesel for Irrigation. Agriculture Situation in India, Vol. LXXIV, No. 3, pp. 42-44. June 2017. Ministry of Agri. & FW, GoI ISSN 0002-1679.
  • Pandey, G. K. (2016). Extent, Magnitude and Determinants of Indebtedness among Farmers in Eastern India: A Survey Based Study. Indian Journal of Agricultural Economics. Vol. 73, No. 4, Pp. 450-462. December 2016. ISSN 0019-5014. Scopus (Listed in ABDC)
  • Pandey, G. K. (2016). Income and Inequality among Farming Community: A Field Based Study of Bihar, India. Asia Pacific Journal of Rural Development. Vol. 26, No. 2, pp. 97-115. December 2016. Sage Publication, EISSN: 20740131 ISSN 1018-5291. https://doi.org/10.1177%2F1018529120160205. Scopus (Listed in ABDC)
  • Pandey, G. (2016). Level of Income, Pattern of Expenditure and Poverty among Farming Community in Rural Bihar. Indian Journal of Economics and Development, NAAS Score: 4.01, Vol. 12, No. 2, pp. 283-292. April 2016. ISSN 2277-5412 (online) 2322-0430 (print). DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5958/2322-0430.2016.00137.2. Web of Science
  • Pandey, G. K. (2016). Income and Livelihood Issues of Peasants: Evidence from Bihar. Indian Journal of Economics. Vol. XCVI, pp. 507-533, January (Special Issue) 2016. ISSN 0019-5170. WoS (Listed in ABDC)
  • Ranganathan, T., Tripathi, A., and Pandey, G. (2016). Income Mobility among Social Groups in Indian Rural Households. Working Paper 368, Institute of Economic Growth, New Delhi, July 2016.
  • Pandey, G. K. (2015). An Inter-Districts Analysis of Income and Inequality among Farmers in Rural Bihar. Agriculture Situation in India (Special Issue) , Vol. LXXII, No. 9, pp. 90-100. December 2015, ISSN 0002-1679.
  • Pandey, S., and Pandey, G. (2015). Agriculture Scenario in India after WTO. Uttar Pradesh-Uttarakhand Economic Association. (UPUEA) 10th Annual Volume, pp. 214-217, 2015. November 2015. ISSN 0975-2382.
  • Pandey, G. K. (2015). Levels, Pattern and Distribution of Consumption Expenditure of Farmers in Rural Bihar: An Empirical Analysis. International Journal of Management and Social Science Research Review. Vol. I, NO. 10, pp 40-50. April 2015. ISSN 2349-6738.
  • Pandey, G. K., and Kumari, S. (2014). Need of Environment Conservation for the Sustainable Livelihoods. International Journal of Research in Commerce, Economics & Management, Vol. IV, NO. VI, pp. 79-82. June 2014. ISSN (online) 2231 – 4245.
  • Pandey, G. K. (2012). Backbone of Bihar Economy on Backfoot. Mainstream, Vol. 50, No. 34, pp. 28-30. August 2012. ISSN 0542-1462.
  • Pandey, G. K., and Singh, D. (2012). Working Environment in SEZs (A Case Study of DLF Cyber City Developers Ltd., Gurgaon Info Space Ltd., and Reliance Haryana SEZ Limited in India. Emerging Trends in Social Sciences, Vol. 1, and Issue. 1, pp. 47-53, October 2012. ISSN 2277-8624.
  • Kohli, S., and Pandey, G. K. (2011). Flow of Institutional Credit and Indebtedness among Farmers in India. Nava Arthiki, Vol.19, No.2, pp. 37-44, July-Dec 2011. ISSN 2277-259.
  • Pandey, G. (2017). How to Double the Farmers’ Income Under livelihood crises? ISMP Quarterly, Vol.1, No. 1, pp. 81-85, 2017.
Book Chapters
  • Birthal, P S and Pandey, G (2020). ‘Structural Transformation and Sources of Growth in South Asian Agriculture’ in Mishra, A K; Kumar, A and Joshi, P. K (eds): Transforming Agriculture in South Asia: The Role of Value Chains, Routledge Taylor and Francis Publication. DOI: 10.4324/9781003024996-5, Scopus, Web of Science
  • Pandey, G. (2018). ‘Rural Credit and Financial Penetration by Farmers: A Zone-wise Analysis of Bihar’ in Mehta, N., and Arya, A (eds): Role of Public Policy in Development Process, Academic Foundation, New Delhi. Pp 117-136. ISBN 9789332704213.
  • Pandey, G. (2016). ‘An Analysis of Access and Utilization of Credit by Farmers in Rural Bihar’ in Verma. S. (eds.): Rural Indebtedness in Punjab and other States: Problems and the way Out. CRIID Chandigarh. ISBN 978-81-385835-81-0.
  • Pandey, G. (2015). ‘Question of Sustainability of Peasant and Agrarian Distress of Punjab Economy’ in Ansari, I.A, (eds): Environment Development: Issues and Challenges, Raj Publication, New Delhi 2015. ISBN 978-93-82281-43-6.
  • Pandey, G., and Kumari, S. (2014). ‘Trends in Indian Agricultural Growth (Changing Structure, Performance, Agrarian Distress and Reforms’ in Shastri, R. K and Tripathi, R (eds): Dimension of Public Policy: Changing Scenario, Excel India Publishers, New Delhi. ISBN 978-93-8842223.
  • Pandey, G. (2013). ‘An Analysis of District-wise Farm Household Income: A Case Study of Bihar’ in Chandra, S.K, Babu V.S and Nath, P.K (eds) from NIRD Hyderabad: Agricultural Crises in India: A Way Out, Academic Foundation, New Delhi. ISBN 978-93-3270032-1.
Presentation in seminars/conferences
  • "Sources and Drivers of Agricultural Growth in Jharkhand" Paper presented at Research Day at SRM University AP Amravati on 29th January 2020. (Paper is awarded with Gold medal)
  • "Structural changes and sources of agricultural growth: A comparative study of Bihar and Punjab" Paper Presented at 27th Annual Conference of AERA on theme Changing Landscape of Rural India held on 17-19 December 2019, organized by Agricultural Economics Research Association (AERA) at Punjab Agriculture University, Ludhiana, India.
  • "Transformation of Bihar Agriculture: Growth, inclusiveness and sustainability" research paper presented at third ISM National Management Summit and Research Conference held on 13-14 December 2019, organized by, International School of Management, Patna, India
  • "Agricultural Transformation in Punjab: Lesson from Experience" Paper Presented at National Seminar on theme Agricultural Transformation and Rural Development in India: Issues, Challenges and Possibilities held on 12-13 October 2019, organized by, Hemvati Nandan Bahuguna Garhwal University, Srinagar Uttrakhand, India.
  • "An Analysis of Sources of Growth and Diversification in Indian Agriculture" Paper Presented at National Seminar on theme The Changing Rural Landscape- Pathway Ahead held on 04-05 July 2019, organized by, Sardar Patel Institute of Economic and Social Research, Ahmadabad, India.
  • "Accelerating Agricultural Growth in India: A Post Reform Analysis" Paper Presented at National Seminar on theme Status of Rural Poverty and Migration: Impact on Agriculture held on 13-14 March 2019, organized by, M. P. Institute of Social Science Research, Ujjain, Madhya Pradesh. India.
  • "Tackling poverty and inequality among farm households in Bihar: implications for achieving sustainable development goals (SDGs)" Paper Presented at 26th Annual Conference of AERA on theme Agriculture and Sustainable Development Goals held on 15-17 November 2018, organized by Agricultural Economics Research Association (AERA) at ICAR-National Dairy Research Institute (NDRI), Karnal, Haryana, India.
  • "Poverty in Bihar: Issues, Causes and Institutional Responses" paper presented at National Seminar on Poverty and Social Exclusion: A Life Course Perspective held on 12-13 April 2018, Organized by Indian Institute of Public Administration New Delhi.
  • "Inequalities among Farm Families" paper presented at National Seminar on Regional Disparities in Contemporary India held on 28-29 March 2018, organized by M. P. Institute of Social Science Research, Ujjain, Madhya Pradesh.
  • "Assessing Determinants of Income of Rural Households in Bihar" Paper Presented at Silver Jubilee Conference of AERA on theme Doubling Farmers income: option and strategy held on 7-9 November 2017, organized by Agricultural Economics Research Association (AERA) at NAARM Hyderabad, India.
  • "Potential of Agricultural Development in Eastern India" (Jointly with Prof. P S Birthal). Paper Presented in International Conference on Green Revolution at Eastern India: Constraints, Opportunities and Way Forward held on 9-10 October 2017, organized by International Food Policy Research Institute, South Asia Centre, New Delhi.
  • "Crises of Agricultural Development in Bihar". Poster Presented at International Conference on Green Revolution in Eastern India: Constraints, Opportunities and Way Forward held on 9-10 October 2017, organized by International Food Policy Research Institute, South Asia Centre, New Delhi.
  • "Diesel irrigation in India: An Analysis of Impact of the Removal of its’ Subsidies on Cost of Production". Paper presented in National Seminar on Water Governance of India: Sustainable Management of Water Resources in Agriculture held on 16-17 June 2017, organized by International Water Management Institute Colombo and AER Centre at Sardar Patel University, Anand, Gujarat.
  • "Understanding Rural Development of Bihar". Paper presented in National Seminar on Agrarian Crisis in Rural India: Issues and Challenges held on 14-15 February 2017, at M. P. Institute of Social Science Research, Ujjain, Madhya Pradesh.
  • "Growth, Instability and Determinants of Fallow Land in India", Paper presented in National Seminar on Land Rights, Changing Agrarian Relations and Rural Transformation, held on 14-15 October 2016, at National Institute of Rural Development, Hyderabad (NIRD).
  • "Future of Farmers in India: Empirical Evidence from Bihar State", Third ISA Forum of Sociology (July 10-14, 2016), Vienna, Austria. Accepted
  • "An Analysis of Access and Utilization of Credit by Farmers in Rural Bihar", Paper presented at ICSSR Sponsored National Seminar on 'Rural Credit and Financial Penetration in Punjab', held on March 21-22, 2016 at CRRID, Chandigarh.
  • "Condition of Indebtedness among Peasant in Backward State: Evidence from Bihar", Paper presented at Role of Public Policy in Development Process (Emerging Economic/Social Scenario in the Indian Economy)" held on 4-5th January 2016 at Sardar Patel Institute of Economic and Social Research, Ahmadabad, India.
  • "The Impact of Socioeconomic, Demographic and Other Variables on Poverty: An Analysis of Village Study of Bihar", Paper presented at International Conference on Decentralization and Poverty reductions held on 25-27 November 2014 at Kerala Institute of Local Administration, Kerala.
  • "Question of Sustainability of Peasant and Agrarian Distress of Punjab Economy", Paper presented at the National Seminar on Development Issues in New Millennium held on 19-10th September 2014 at N.R.E.C. Collage, Khurja (Bulandshahr), Uttar Pradesh.
  • "Trends in Indian Agricultural Growth (Changing Structure, Performance, Agrarian Distress and Reforms)", Paper presented at the National Conference on Dimension of Public Policy and Rural Management held on 8-9th March 2014 at Motilal Nehru Institute of Technology (MNIT) Allahabad, Uttar Pradesh.
  • "Food Security and Condition of Peasantry: A Case Study of Bihar", Paper presented at the International Conference of Rural Planning and Development: India's Rural Economy on Transitions, held on 17-18 November 2012, at Cordia Group of Institute, Sanghole, Fatehgar Sahib, Punjab.
  • "An Analysis of District-wise Farm Household Income: A Case Study of Bihar", Paper presented at National Seminar on Agrarian Crises in India: A Way Out, held on 5-7 November 2012, at National Institute of Rural Development, Hyderabad (NIRD).
  • "Globalization and Agrarian Scenario in India", Paper presented at National Seminar on Agricultural Performance and Rural Development in India, held on 19-20 March 2012 at Department of Economics, Punjabi University, Patiala.

Life Membership

  • Agricultural Economics Research Association (AERA, LM-919) India.

Invited for Special Lecture

    • Special lecture on "Economics Career in Modern time" in a webinar, Department of Data Science, Christ University (Deemed to be University), Lasava, Pune, India. 03 August 2020. https://christuniversitylavasa.blogspot.com/2020/08/webinar-on-economic-careers-in-modern.html?fbclid=IwAR0aqKnlT-ETiMC8dFmz_rqN4npBh4gqIlwrziPTl0HfHRI9M9G0PoRFd-k
    • Special lecture on "Global Career Prospect of Studying Economics" in a webinar, Department of Economics, Rabindra University, Bangladesh. 08 July 2020.
    • Special lecture on "The idea of fallow land: Understanding the economics and sociology of the land use pattern in India" to M.A. IV semester students for Sociology of agriculture at School of Liberal Studies, Ambedkar University, New Delhi. 05 October 2018.
    • Lecture on "Rural Credit in India – Issues and Concerns" to Ph.D. Students and College Lectures in orientation Course on "Rural Livelihoods and Well Being" at Institute of Economic Growth, New Delhi. May 6, 2016.
    • Chaired the technical sessions at National Seminar in MPSSIR Ujjain and AERC Anand.

Other Achievements

  • Expert of Interview Panel for MBA (Business Economics) Admissions, 2017, 2018 and 2019, Department of Business Economics, University of Delhi (South Campus).

Journal Reviewer

  • S N Business and Economics Springer Nature, Journal of Agribusiness in Developing and Emerging Economies, Agricultural Economics Research Review, Indian Journal of Economics and Development, International Journal of Agriculture Sciences

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