Govt. of West Bengal
Bethune College
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Dr. Maitri Ghosh

General Information
Department Economics
Designation Assistant Professor
Qualification M.Sc,
M.Phil,
PhD
Specialization Advanced Economic Theory, Development Economics, International Economics
Email maitri_ghosh@yahoo.com

Teaching Experience

I have 15 years of UG teaching experience in the fields of Micro Economics, Mathematical Economics, Development Economics and Public Economics.

Colleges Served

  • Haldia Government College: November 2001- September 2006
  • Bethune College: September 2006- Present

Research

  • Completed Minor Research Project Titled "FDI and Technology Choices in Post-reforms Period: An Analysis of Indian Manufacturing Industries" Funded by UGC (2014-2016).
  • "Impact of Foreign Direct Investment in Post Reforms India: An Analysis of Export Performance and Export Spillovers (funded by University Grants Commission, 2009-2011) (completed)
  • Project titled "Self-Help Groups and Empowerment of Tribal Women: A Case Study of the Tribal Villages of Nadia District in West Bengal, India". (Funded by Women's Studies Center, Bethune College, Kolkata, 2010, Jointly with S. Dasgupta). (completed)

Publications

  • Ghosh, M. and S. Sinha Roy. "FDI , Firm Heterogeneity and Exports: Evidence from Indian Manufacturing" Asian Development Review (forthcoming)
  • M. Ghosh. "FDI and Export Spillovers: A Firm-level Analysis of Indian Manufacturing Industries" in Malabika Roy and S. SinhaRoy (eds), International Trade and International Finance: Exploration of Contemporary Issues' Springer, ISBN: 978-981-10-0082-9, 2016.
  • B. Goldar and M. Ghosh, "Employment Growth in India's Organised Manufacturing: Trends and Determinants" Review of Development and Change, XX (2). 2015.
  • M. Ghosh and S. SinhaRoy. "FDI, Technology Acquisition and Labour Demand in an Emerging Market Economy: A Firm-level Exploration of Indian Manufacturing Industries' Journal of Industrial Statistics, 4(1). 2015, ISSN 2278-4667.
  • M.Ghosh, 'Liberalisation, FDI and Export Performance- A Study of Indian Manufacturing Industries' Heritage, Vol I, ISSN-2349-9583, 2014.
  • M. Ghosh and S. SinhaRoy. "FDI, Firm Heterogeneity and Exports: An Examination of Evidence in India", E-book, Nottingham University, United Kingdom, ebookbrowse.com/maitri-ghosh-pdfd335991858, www.nottingham.ac.uk, 2012.
  • M. Ghosh and S. Basu. 'Globalisation and Unemployment Problem: A Study across the States of India' in 'Economic Liberalization and its Implications for Employment' A. Mathur & P.S. Raikhy (Eds), Deep & Deep: New Delhi, ISBN 81-7629-380-6, 2002.
  • M. Ghosh and S. SinhaRoy. "FDI and Technological Choices of Firms in Indian Manufacturing Industries" in 'Globalisation of Indian Industries: Productivity, Exports and Investments' Filip De Beule & K. Narayanan (Eds), Springer, 2015, ISBN: 978-981-10-0082-9.

Work in Progress

  • Discussion paper titled "FDI, Firm Heterogeneity and Exports: An Analysis of Indian Manufacturing" Copenhagen Discussion Paper No.57, Asia Research Centre, Copenhagen Business School, Denmark, 2016
  • 'FDI, Total Factor Productivity and Technology Import: Are These Factors Crucial in Determining R&D intensity in Indian Manufacturing ? (Communicated to Journal of Industrial Statistics).
  • 'Employment Growth in India's Organised Manufacturing: Trends and Determinants' (With B. Goldar; 2015; Communicated to Review of Development and Change)
  • 'Are FDI Inflows Critical to Technology Choice of Indian Firms? A Multinomial Logit Analysis' (with R. Basant & S. Sinha Roy; Accepted for presentation at the 8th Annual AIE Conference, Ryerson University, Canada, 2015).
  • Working Paper titled " Global Economic Crises and Emerging Market Economies: An Analysis of Firm-Level Exports from India", Centre for Advanced Studies, Department of Economics, Jadavpur University, No 07-14, 2014.

Other Academic activities

  • Full-funded Research Stay at the Department of International Economics and Management and the Asia Research Centre at Copenhagen Business School, Denmark, 2015.
  • Invited Speaker at the Department of International Economics and Management, Copenhagen Business School, Denmark, 2015.
  • Paper Discussant in UGC sponsored National seminar on 'Contemporary Issues in Economic Development' at Rabindra Bharati University, Kolkata, India, 2015.
  • Resource Person at the In-service course for PGTs in Economics, Kendriya Vidyalaya, Kolkata, 2014.
  • Resource Person at the In-service course for PGTs in Economics, Kendriya Vidyalaya, Kolkata, 2012.
  • Invited speaker at the UGC sponsored National Seminar on 'Competition and Competitiveness in Indian Industries after Two Decades of Economic Reforms', organized by Women's Christian College, Kolkata, India, 2012.

Conference/ Seminars

European Conferences

  • 'FDI, Technological Choices and Spillovers: A Study of Indian Manufacturing Industries', Presented at the 6th annual AIE Conference on Innovation and Entrepreneurship,Oxford University, United Kingdom. 2013
  • 'FDI, Firm Heterogeneity and Exports: An Examination of Evidence in India', Presented at the 11th Annual GEP Postgraduate Conference at the University of Nottingham, United Kingdom. 2012

Other Specialised Conferences

  • "Bideshi Malikana O Projukti Chayan: Bharatiya Shilper Ekti Bishleshon" Presented at the 5th Arthabishleshon Workshop organized by the Society for Economic Research in Bengali, November, 2016.
  • 'Crises, Credit Constraints and India's Exports: An Analysis at the Firm-level' Presented at the 12th Annual Conference of Asia-Pacific Economic Association, IMI, Kolkata, July 13-15, 2016.
  • "Crises, Credit Constraints and India's Manufactured Exports: An Exploration at the Firm-level" presented at the 12th Annual Conference of the Asia Pacific Economic Association, hosted by the International Management Institute, Kolkata, India. 2016
  • 'FDI, Technology Aquisitions and Labor Market Outcomes: A Firm-level Exploration of Indian Manufacturing Industries' Presented at UGC Sponsored Seminar, organized by Rabindra Bharati University, Kolkata, India. 2014
  • 'Global Economic Crises and Emerging Market Economies: An Analysis of Firm-level Exports in India' Keynote address at The 34th Annual Conference of the Bengal Economic Association, Kolkata, India. 2014
  • 'FDI, Technological Choices and Spillovers: A Study of Indian Manufacturing Industries' presented at the 8th Annual Conference of the Forum for Global Knowledge Sharing on Emerging Technologies and Development, IIT, Mumbai, India. 2013
  • 'Crises, Credit Constraints and India's Manufactured Exports: An Exploration at the Firm Level' presented at IGIDR Silver Jubilee Conference on Trade and Industry: Pattern, Trend and Policies, IGIDR, Mumbai, India. 2013

'FDI, Firm Heterogeneity and Exports: An Examination of Evidence in India'presented at:

  • UGC sponsored National Seminar on 'Competition and Competitiveness in Indian Industries after Two Decades of Economic Reforms', organized by Women's Christian College, Kolkata, India. 2012
  • International Conference on Globalisation and Economic Development, Kalyani University, West Bengal,India. 2012
  • Annual Conference at Burdwan University, West Bengal India. 2012
  • Summer School, Indian Statistical Institute, New Delhi, India. 2012
  • 3rd IIFT Conference on Empirical Issues in International Trade and Finance,Indian Institute of Foreign Trade, Kolkata, India. 2012
  • 'FDI, Spillovers and Exports: A Re-examination of Firm Level Evidence in India' presented at the XXIst Annual Conference at Jadavpur University, Kolkata, India. 2011
  • 'Sustainable Development and Agenda for South Asian Union', presented at The Annual Conference of the Indian Economic Association, India. 2004
  • 'Economic Liberalisation and Employment in India: State-level Experience' presented at The Annual Conference of the Indian Economic Association, India. 2002

Academic Memberships

  • Member of the Forum for Global Knowledge Sharing.