DEPARTMENT OF HUMANITIES & SOCIAL SCIENCES, INDIAN INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY BOMBAY
 

Dr. K. Narayanan

Professor of Economics

IITB

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Post Graduate Thesis Supervision

Guided 9 M.Phil dissertations and two Ph.D theses, so far.  Currently, eleven students are working with me for their Ph.D thesis on various issues in industrial economics, international trade, environmental economics and development economics.  Three of them are in fairly advanced stage and likely to submit their thesis by December 2008.

Ph. D

Name of the Research Scholar

Title of Thesis

Completed/ in progress

Co-Supervisor (if any)

Sumona Bandhopadhyaya

Social Perceptions and Valuation of Wetland Use: A Study of Kolkata Wetlands

Completed

Prof. A. Ramanathan [Supervisor]

Lalithambal Natarajan

Issues in India’s Foreign Trade during the Post Reform Period

Completed

Nil

Unmesh Patnaik

Climate Change and Vulnerability in India

Completed

Nil

Sanjay N. Tupe

Financing of Power Projects in India

Completed

Nil

Mary Rose Vimochana

Estimating Green GDP: An Indian Case Study

Completed

Prof. H. Gudimeda

P. Kumaraswamy

Small and Medium Enterprises in India’s Industrial Development

In progress

Nil

Savita Bhat

Technological Strategies and Competitiveness in Indian Industries

Completed

Nil

Swati Kamat

De-centralised Planning for Sustainable Development

In progress

Nil

Nivedita Dutta

Environmental Regulation and Efficiency in Indian Industries

Completed

Nil

Priyadarshi Dash

Foreign Exchange Reserves Management in India

Completed

Nil

Ronny Thomas

Firm Heterogeneity and Internalisation of Firms in India

In progress

Nil

Santosh Kumar Sahu

Economics of Energy use in Indian Industries

In progress

Nil

Rani M. Thomas

Competitiveness of Indian Industries

In progress

Prof A. Ramanathan

Kalpana Kanan   In progress Nil
Vidisha D. Vyas   In progress Prof. A. Ramanathan [Supervisor]
Richa Shukla Market Structure and Innovation: A Study of the Indian Manufacturing Industries In progress Prof. S. Bhattacharyya
Amarendra P. Singh   In progress Nil

M.Phil

Name of the Student

Title of Thesis

Year of Completion

Co-Supervisor (if any)

Sagnik Bagchi Anti-dumping: The New Protectionist Measures in Foreign Trade In progress Prof. S. Bhattacharyya
Nelson Chaudhuri Market Structure and Profitability: A Study in Indian Manufacturing Industries In progress Nil
Amarendra P. Singh Enviornmental Kutzents Curve: A Study of Indian Agricultute 2012 Nil
Nitika Kariwala   2012 Prof. M. Gupta (Supervisor)
Sonit Singh   2011 Prof. K. Subuddhi
Nil      

Anil Philip

Institutional Support for Technology Development and Behaviour of SMEs – A Case Study of TIFAC’s HGT Programme 1993-2004

2008

Nil

Prakash Singh

Inflation and Growth: Evidence from India

2008

Prof. L. M. Bhole

Ronny Thomas

Industrial Research and Development in India : A Study of the Pharmaceutical Sector

2007

Nil

Parul Bhardwaj

Agglomeration Economies and Industrialization in India

2007

Nil

Suparna Banerjee

Human Factors and Competitiveness in Indian Industries

2006

Prof. T. Bhattacharya

Keerty Yogendra Nakhray

Gender Budgeting and Women’s Empowerment: A Study of Sarva Shiksa Abhiyan in Mumbai

2005

Prof. R. Ghadially

Monuj Kumar Tamuli

Foreign Direct Investments in India: An Analytical Overview

2005

Prof. P.L. Trivedi [Supervisor]

Neena Banerjee

Structure – Conduct – Performance of Indian Engineering Industry

2004

Nil

Diganta K. Das

Environmental and Social Impact Assessment of an Infrastructure Development Project in India: A Case Study of Mumbai-Pune Expressway

2004

Nil

P. Rachana

Industrial Response to Environmental Regulations: A Study of Greater  Mumbai

2003

Nil

Minal Parab

Environmentally Sound Water Management: A Study of Ulhas River Basin in Thane District, Maharashtra

2003

Nil

Sarama Pani

Quality Improvement Framework in Software Industry: A Comparative Study of Two Firms

2003

Prof. A. Ramanathan [Supervisor]