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Pratap Chandra Mohanty
Pratap Chandra Mohanty Assistant Professor pratapfhs[at] +91-1332284884
Areas of Interest
  • Information Asymmetry and Diffusion Theory, ICT, Gender and Health Economics, Informal Enterprises
Professional Background
2016---Asstt. ProfessorIndian Institute of Technology Roorkee
20112014Asstt. ProfessorIndian Institute of Foreign Trade (IIFT), New Delhi
20132014Visiting ProfessorIndian Institute of Management (IIM) Indore
20072016Asstt. ProfessorDelhi University
Honors and Awards
Teaching feedback 4.43/5Indian Institute of Foreign Trade, New Delhi2012
NET and JRFUniversity Grant Commission2003
Topper and Distinction in B.A.(Honours)F.M. University2001
Educational Details
Ph.D.Economics of Digital Divide and Diffusion TheoryJawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi2014
M.Phil.Development EconomicsJawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi2005
M.A.Economic Development and PlanningJawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi2003
B.A. (Honours)Economics (Hons.) and StatisticsF.M.University2001
Administrative Background
20152016Member, Governing Body(the Apex body)CVS, Delhi University
20102011Head of the Economics DepartmentCVS, Delhi University
20102011Member as teachers' Representative, Governing BodyCVS, Delhi University
20152016Convener, Attendance CommitteeCVS, Delhi University
20142016Member, Discipline CommitteeCVS, Delhi University
Sponsored Research Projects
TopicFunding AgencyYear
Assessment of Covergence Activities under MGNREGA in UttarakhandNIRD2017
Missing Middle in Indian Enterprises: Study on the Problems and Prospects of MSMEs in UttarakhandSRIC, IITR2017
Participation in seminars
NamePlaceSponsored ByDate
Singapore Economic Review ConferenceSingaporeSER and University of Manchester03/08/2007
26th IAFFE conference 2017Seoul, South KoreaIAFFE29Jun-1Jul
6th Econworld International Conference 2017Warwick, ParisWERIJuly 25-27
ISPIM-ASIA conferenceJawaharlal Nehru University, New DelhiMinistry of Information Technology, Government of India10/01/2007
Silver Jubilee Conference on Human DevelopmentIndira Gandhi Institute of Development Research, MumbaiIndira Gandhi Institute of Development Research, Mumbai27/09/2013
Health, Public Policy and Human Development: A Way Forward to Address SDGs (HPPHD 2017)National Institute of Technology Rourkela, Odisha NITRMar 30-31
Socio-Economic and Educational Status of Muslims in MaharashtraTata Institute of Social Sciences (TISS), MumbaiTISS21/12/2009
Gender Equality and Empowerment of Women and GirlsNIRD&PR Hyderabad, 2017NIRD&PR Hyderabad27feb-1mar
fifth northern regional social science congressM.S. University Udaipur.2017ICSSR24-26 Feb
Population and Development: Issues and Challenges in PunjabCRRID, Chandigarh, PunjabIIPS, Mumbai04/03/2009
Challenges in Human Development in IndiaCentre for Development Studies (CDS), KeralaCDS25/01/2009
Better Health Access – The Rough Road AheadISEC, BangaloreIHEPA and ISEC, Bangalore20/12/2013
  • Global Development Network, Member
  • ICTM, scientific and review committee member
  • SANDEE, Member
Teaching Engagements
TitleCourse CodeClass NameSemester
Econometric MethodsHSN910Ph.D.Spring
Advancement in Development EconomicsHSN906Ph.D.Autumn
Introduction to Research MethodologyHSN602M.Sc 2nd YrAutumn
Public Policy: Theory and PracticeHSN513M.Sc 2nd YrAutumn
Development EconomicsHSN505M.Sc 1st YrAutumn
International TradeHSN 510M.Sc.Spring
Research Methodology in Social SciencesHSN908Ph.D.Autumn
PHDs Supervised
TopicScholar NameStatus of PHDRegistration Year
Gender and Financial Inclusion of Unorganized EnterprisesPrateeksha MauryaODec 2014
Informational asymmetry in Health Care DeepavaliO2017
women Empowerment and Informal EnterprisesShrutiO2017
Inter-generational Mobility based on religionNavajODec 2015
Visits to outside institutions
Institute VisitedPurpose of VisitDate
Sungsing University, Seoul, South Koreapaper presented in the conferenceJune 29
NUS Singaporepaper presented Aug 2-4
Discussion on Indian BudgetNDTVT2016
Exploring the relationship between Education, Women, Empowerment and Gender JusticeBRAIPRDI2016
Trade issues for the IRS probationersNACEN and IIFTG2012
Basics of Trade Theories to the Indian Foreign Service probationersIIFTG2013
Participation in short term courses
Couse NameSponsored ByDate
Health in Numbers: Quantitative methods in Clinical Public Health ResearchHarvard UniversityOct-2013
Contemporary Themes in India’s Economic Development and the Economic Survey’ by Prof. Arvind Subram.MHRD at IIT Delhi 201711-17 June
Refresher Course / workshop in Public Economics NIPFP and SANEIMay-2011
Orientation CourseAcademic Staff College, JNUOct-2009
Special Lectures Delivered
Partial and General Equilibrium Analysis of Trade: Perspectives from Theories of Trade CPDHE UGC-HRDC, University of Delhi14/10/2016
Trade Protectionism: Special reference to TBTs and SPS measures CPDHE14/10/2016
Books Authored

1. Authored a text book as a first Author on “Economic Regulations of Domestic and Foreign Exchange Market: Recent Policies and Problems” Book Age publication, New Delhi.2013. ISBN: 81-924901-09-09.

2. Authored a book on "Environment and Poverty: Rural Participation for Sustainable Development”, A. K. Publications, Delhi, 2012. (ISBN: 978-93-80164-98-4) 

3. Authored a book on ‘NTFPs and Its Management in Developing Countries: Case of Indian NMIs’ LAP, Germany, 2012. (ISBN: 978-3-659-16374-6)

Refereed Journal Papers
  1. A. Das, P. Mohanty, M. Haque, 2016, Case on Indian Muslim Mother’s Health Care Utilization: Its Patterns, Trends and Comparison, Journal of Management Research and Innovation. 12(1), 56-66 (Sage)
  2. Pratap Mohanty and Ayusmati Das. ‘Role of State versus Non-Market Institutions for CPRs in India: An Empirical Estimation based on NSS Data’ NOU Journal of Social Science, V-II, No. 1, 2013 (ISSN 2319-6017).
  3. “Who Should Manage CPRs? Role of Non-Market Institutions in the Indian Context”, International Journal of Economics and Management Science, Vol.1 No.2, July-December 2012. (ISSN: 2229-4430)
  4. “Telecom Divide and Strategies for PSUs” is published in the UPKRAM, April-June 2012, pages 35-39, ISSN 2277-4580.
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