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Complete Project Report 

Title of the project: Assessment of Convergence Activities under MGNREGA in Uttarakhand
Sponsored by: 
National Institute of Rural Development
and Panchayati Raj (NIRD&PR)
Government of India

pdf link:  https://www.iitr.ac.in/departments/HS/news/NIRD%20PROJECT%20REPORT.pdf

Team: 
Prof. S. P. Singh 
Prof. D. K. Nauriyal
Dr. Falguni Pattanaik
Dr. Pratap C. Mohanty

 

 

Ongoing

 

Title: Impact of weather variability on hill agriculture: A comparative study of Uttarakhand and Himachal Pradesh

Duration: 

Investigator: Subir Sen

Funding agency: Indian Council for Social Science Research (ICSSR)


 

Title: Understanding local court culture and its effect on judicial performance

Duration:

Investigator: Ram Manohar Singh

Funding agency:  IIT Roorkee


 

Title: The measurement of productive and economic efficiency of Indian insurers

Duration: 

Investigator: Subir Sen

Funding agency: Insurance Regulatory and Development Authority of India (IRDAI)


 

Title: Missing Middle in Indian Enterprises: Study on the Problems and Prospects of MSMEs in Uttarakhand’

Duration: 2017 - 

Investigator: Pratap Chandra Mohanty

Funding Agency: IIT Roorkee (under FIG)


 

Title: Assessment of Convergence Activities under MGNREGA in Uttarakhand

Duration: 2017 - 

Investigators: S.P. Singh (P.I) and Pratap Chandra Mohanty (Co-PI)

Funding agency: NIRD & PR


 

Title: Understanding farmers risk perceptions and farm-level risk management policies in India: Do policies serve their requirement?

Duration: 2015- 

Investigator: Subir Sen

Funding agency: Global Development Network  (See a video introduction)


 

Completed Projects (last 10 years)

 

Title: Impacts of Investment on Watershed Projects

Duration:

Investigator: S.P. Singh

Funding Agency: National Institute of Rural Development (NIRD), Hyderabad


 

Title: Socio-Economic-Cultural (SEC) component of ‘Ganga River Basin Management Plan’

Duration:

Investigators: Executed by the consortium of seven IITs comprising IIT Roorkee, IIT Delhi, IIT Kanpur, IIT Bombay, IIT Kharagpur, IIT Guwahati and IIT Madras

Principal Investigators: S.P. Singh and D. K. Nauriyal

Funding Agency: MOE


 

Title: Testing for Competition in Indian Banking Industry: An Econometric Analysis

Duration: 2014-2017

Investigator: Rachita Gulati

Funding Agency: IIT Roorkee (under FIG)


 

Title: Crafting Jobs to Facilitate High Performance Practices and Positive Organizational Scholarship: A kaizen Approach

Duration: 2014-2017

Investigator: Pooja Garg

Funding Agency: IIT Roorkee (under FIG)


 

Willingness to pay for risk management against natural disasters: A study of selected districts of Uttarakhand

Duration: 2 years

Investigator: Subir Sen

Funding agency: IIT Roorkee (under FIG)


 

Title: Influence of Cognitive Load and Emotions on Cognitive Performance

Duration:

Investigator: Indiwar Misra

Funding Agency: IIT Roorkee


 

Title: Stress Determination among the Students through Graphology

Duration: - 2013

Investigator:  Smita Jha

Funding Agency:  IIT Roorkee (under FIG)


 

Title: Role of Affective Processes in Self- regulation and Volunteerism

Duration: 2013 - 

Investigator: Indiwar Misra

Funding Agency: Indian Council of Social Science Research (ICSSR)


 

Project Title: Ecology, Development and Gender: Eco-feminist Perspectives in the post 1990 Indian Fiction.

Duration: 2008-2010. (Completed in 2012)

Investigator: Rashmi Gaur

Funding Agency: IIT Roorkee


 

Project Title: Concurrent Evaluation of MNREGS in the State of Uttarakhand

Duration: - 2010

Investigators:  D. K. Nauriyal and S. P. Singh

Funding Agency: United Nations Development Programme


 

Project Title:  Teaching of Technical and Professional   Communication:  A Case Study of Engineering  Colleges of Uttarakhand 

Duration: - 2010. 

Investigator: Nagendra Kumar

Funding Agency: MHRD / IIT Roorkee


 

Project Title: Gender & Identity: A Study of Feminism in Indian Context

Duration: -  2010

Investigator: Dr. Smita Jha

Funding Agency:  IIT Roorkee (under FIG)


 

Project Title: System and Process Review and Impact Assessment of  NREGS in the State of Uttarakhand

Duration: - 2009

Investigators: S. P. Singh and D. K. Nauriyal

Funding Agency: United Nations Development Programme