Vice Chancellor

Prof. Ashok Mittal

Areas of Interest:

Macroeconomics, Public Finance and Econometrics

Academic Qualifications :

Ph.D. (Economics) 1987, Banaras Hindu University, on the topic “Pricing and Taxation of Entertainment in Uttar Pradesh”   Under the Supervision of Professor D.K. Srivastava and Professor G. D. Mishra.
M.A. (Economics) 1975, Agra University, Agra, First Division
B.Sc. (Mathematics & Statistics) 1973, Agra University, Agra, First Division

Teaching Experience:

43 Years
(Teaching Under-graduate and Post-graduate Classes)

  • Professor 20 yrs (April, 1998 to - till date)
  • Reader 10 yrs (May, 1988 to March, 1998)
  • Lecturer 13 yrs (Oct., 1975 to April, 1988)

Research Experience:

36 Years

  • Successfully guided Fifteen Ph.D. Scholars and two M.Phil. Scholars.
  • Four students are currently working for their Ph.D. Degree
  • Two students are working as UGC Post Doctoral Fellow.
  • Coordinator, UGC sponsored Special Assistance Programme (SAP), A Grant of Rs. 48 Lakh for Five Years, 2011 – 2016 has been sanctioned.
  • Examined more than 400 Ph.D. Theses of various State and Central Universities including Delhi University, J.N.U and Bangladesh.

Refresher Course:

Economics organized by National Institute of Public Finance and Policy, New Delhi, May-June 2009


Experience:

  • Chairman, Department of Economics, A.M.U., Aligarh for two terms (2003–2006 and 2009–2012).
  • Organised two Refresher Courses in Economics with Academic Staff College, A.M.U., Aligarh 2005, 2006.
  • Provost, Non-Resident Students Centre (NRSC), A.M.U., Aligarh (June 2009 to August 2011). Looked after more than 5000 non-resident students’ admission, fees, etc. It is purely an administrative work, office having more than 35 employees.
  • Member, Academic Council A.M.U., Aligarh (2003-2006, 2009-2012)
  • Member, University Court, A.M.U., Aligarh. (2009-2012)
  • Superintend (Examinations), Faculty of Arts and Faculty of Social Sciences. (1999-2000 and 2003-2004)
  • Assistant Superintendent (Examination), Faculty of Arts and Faculty of Social Sciences. (1997-1998 and 1998-1999)
  • Hosted Twenty Seventh Annual Conference of The Econometrics Society ay Aligarh Muslim University in January 1990 and was the Convener of the conference.

Visiting Fellow/ Professor:

  • Visiting Professor at National Law Institute University, Bhopal and designed their curriculum on social sciences 2000-01.
  • Visiting Fellow at Institute of Social and Economic Change (I.S.E.C.), Bangalore and worked with Prof. T. Krishna Kumar, 1994-95.

Publications:

Books

  • Capital Inflows in India (A Macro-econometric Analysis), APH Publishing Corporation, New Delhi, 2014.
  • Cinema Industry in India: Pricing and Taxation, Indus Publishing Co., New Delhi, 1995.
Book Edited
  • Papers and Proceedings of the 27th Econometric Conference, 1990 (with Prof. Kishwar Shabbir Khan).
Chapters in Edited Books
  • Women Empowerment in India: A Case Study, Ed. Contemporary Issues in Education, by Dr. Shakir and Prof. Pervez Ahmad, Shipra Publications, New Delhi, 2017. (Dr. Qamar Alam and Dr. Arifa Saleem)
  • A Comparison of Fiscal Capacity of States in India: A Regression Approach, Ed. Challenges and Issues in Indian Fiscal Federalism, by Dr. N.A. Khan, Springer International, 2017, ISBN No. 978-981-10-6216-2
  • Global Business of BRICS Countries: An intra-trade Analysis, Ed. Global Business and Innovative Management: Challenges and Issues, by Dr. Rashmi Gujrati, Dr. Ajay Kumar & Dr. Vandana Raghav, Orange Book Internationals, New Delhi, April 2017. (with Javeria Mariam)
  • An Empirical Study of Determinants of FDI in Selected Countries of Asia, Ed. Indian Economy: A Roadmap Towards Development, Flying Pen Publication, Jaipur (ed) By Prof V.V. Singh, April 2016. (with Dr. Qamar Alam & Javeria Maryam)
  • An Intra-trade Study of Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa, Ed. International Business: The Emerging Global South and Asian Economic Orders, by Dr. S Veeramani and Dr. Taufeeq Ahmad Siddiqui, Excel India Publishers, New Delhi, 2014. (with Dr. Qamar Alam and Dr. IzharAlam).
  • Trade Reforms for Agricultural Commodities in Developing countries; Lessons and Experience, Published in a book entitled Economic Liberalisation in India; Implications for Indo-US Relations, (ed.) By Kousar J. Azam, Delta Publishing House, Hyderabad, 1997 (with Prof. T. Krishna Kumar).
Papers Published
  • "Trade Intensity and Revealed Comparative Advantage: An Analysis of Intra-BRICS Trade", in International Journal of Emerging Markets (Emralds), accepted for publication 2018.
  • “Gender Budgeting in India: An Analysis of Budgetary Allocations” UPUEA Economic Journal, October, 2017 (with Arifa Saleem)
  • “An Empirical Analysis of Foreign Direct Investment and Economic Growth in BRICS Countries” UPUEA Economic Journal, October, 2017 (with Javeria Maryam)
  • “A Study of Interrelationship between Foreign Direct Investment and GDP in India” UPUEA Economic Journal, October, 2017. (with Yateesh Dubey)
  • “CO2 Emissions, Energy Consumption and Economic Growth in BRICS: An Empirical Analysis”, IOSR Journal of Humanities and Social Sciences, Volume 22, Issue 2, Ver. V, February, 2017. (with Vishal Sharma and Javeria Mariam)
  • Determinants of Foreign Direct Investment in BRICS Economies: A Panel Data Analysis” The Indian Economic Journal Special Issue, December, 2016. (with Javeria Mariam)
  • Impact of Economic Growth and Money Supply on Employment: An Empirical Evidence from India, The Indian Economic Journal Special Issue, December, 2016. (with Yateesh Dubey)
  • Foreign Direct Investment into BRICS: A Panel Data Analysis, UPUEA Economic Journal, October, 2015. (with Dr. Qamar Alam & Javeria Maryam)
  • Black Economy, Food Adulteration and Health Hazards (A Case Study of Aligarh City), The Indian Economic Journal Special Issue, December, 2014. (with Dr. Qamar Alam and Dr. Seema Mehrotra).
  • Urban Solid Waste Management: A Case Study of Slaughter Houses in Aligarh City, UPUEA Economic Journal, October, 2014. (with Dr. Qamar Alam and Dr. Seema Mehrotra).
  • Millennium Development Goals and Women Empowerment through Higher Education in India, Excellent International Journal of Education and Research, April, 2014. (with Dr. Qamar Alam and Dr. Arifa Saleem).
  • Women Empowerment through Higher Education for Inclusive Growth in India, UPUEA economic Journal ,April, 2013. (with Dr. Qamar Alam and Dr. Arifa Saleem).
  • Governance and Economic Growth: Revisited, UPUEA Economic Journal, October, 2012 (with Dr. Seema Mehrotra and Dr. Qamar Alam).
  • Economic Integration between India and ASEAN through Trade, The Indian Economic Journal, Special Issue, December, 2011 (with Dr. Arpita Sharma).
  • Fiscal Management of States, Journal of IPEM, Ghaziabad, 2006 (with Dr. Ratna Vadra).
  • State Level Fiscal Analysis and Reforms in India, Business Perspectives, Vol. 4, Number 1, pp. 89-114, January-June, 2002 (with Dr. Gautam Naresh).
  • On Liberalization Agricultural Trade: A Note of Caution from India’s Experience with Tea Trade, Economic and Political Weekly, No. 48, Dec. 1995 (with Prof. T. Krishna Kumar).
  • Partial Convertibility of the Rupee and the Nature of the Taxation Policy Regime, The Indian Economic Journal, Vol. 40, No. 3, Jan-Mar 1993 (with Prof. T.V.S. Rammohan Rao).
  • On the Economics of Entertainment: Optimal Length of Movie Runs, The Indian Economic Journal, Vol. 35, No. 1, July-Sept. 1987 (with Prof. D.K. Srivastava)
  • Equity and Efficiency in Entertainment Tax Determination, The Indian Economic Association Conference,Vol, 1985 (with Prof. T.V.S. Rammohan Rao and Prof. G.D. Misra).

Papers Presented in National and International Conferences / Seminars:

  • “Gender Budgeting in India: An Analysis of Budgetary Allocations” presented in XIII Annual Conference of UPUEA, Budelkhand University, Jhansi, October 14-15, 2017.
  • “An Empirical Analysis of Foreign Direct Investment and Economic Growth in BRICS Countries” presented in XIII Annual Conference of UPUEA, Budelkhand University, Jhansi, October 14-15, 2017.
  • “A Study of Interrelationship between Foreign Direct Investment and GDP in India” presented in XIII Annual Conference of UPUEA, Budelkhand University, Jhansi, October 14-15, 2017.
  • “Global Business of BRICS Countries: An Intra-Trade Analysis” presented in the 11th International Conference, Tecnia Institute of Advanced Studies, New Delhi, 15th April, 2017.
  • “India-Asean Trade Integration” presented in National Conference, AMITY School of Economics in collaboration with CII-ITC & QCI, Amity University, Noida, 23rd -24th March, 2017.
  • “Women Empowerment and Gender Budgeting in India: A Case Study of Muslim Women in Aligarh Study” presented in National Conference, Faculty of Social Sciences, Aligarh Muslim University, Aligarh, 08th – 09th March, 2017.
  • “A Nexus between Growth, FDI and Trade Openness among BRICS” presented in the International Symposium, at Jamia Millia Islamia University, New Delhi, 9th -10th March 2017.
  • “Economic Growth, FDI Inflows and Trade Openness in India: An Empirical Approach” presented in the International Symposium, at Jamia Millia Islamia University, New Delhi, 9th -10th March 2017.
  • “Determinants of Foreign Direct Investment in BRICS Economies: A Panel Data Analysis” presented in the National Conference, at the 99th Annual Conference of IEA, at Sri Venkateswara University, Truipati, 27th-29th December, 2016.
  • “Impact of Economic Growth and Money Supply on Employment: An Empirical Evidence from India” presented in the National Conference, at the 99th Annual Conference of IEA, at Sri Venkateswara University, Truipati, 27th - 29th December, 2016.
  • “Employment, GDP and Money Supply in India: An Empirical Study” presented in XII Annual Conference of UPUEA, M. G. Kashi Vidyapith, Varanasi, 23- 24th October“ 2016.
  • CO2 Emissions, Energy Consumption and Economic Growth in BRICS: An Empirical Analysis” presented in the National Conference, at Amity University, Greater Noida, on 3-4 March, 2016.
  • “Trade Among BRICS Countries: An Analysis of Revealed Comparative Advantage” presented in the International Conference, at School of Economics, Devi Ahilya University, Indore, 17th-18th February, 2016.
  • “Impact Of Globalisation on Employment in India: An Empirical Analysis” presented in the International Conference, at School of Economics, Devi Ahilya University, Indore, 17th-18th February, 2016.
  • “An Empirical Study of Determinants of FDI in Selected Countries of Asia”, presented in the National Conference, NITI Ayog Chair, Department of Economics, University of Rajasthan, Jaipur (Rajasthan), 22-24 January, 2016.
  • “Foreign Direct Investment into BRICS: A Panel Data Analysis”, 11th UPUEA Conference, Department of Humanities and Social Sciences, IIT Roorkee, October, 2015.
  • “India's Foreign Trade of Leather Goods: Since 2001” presented in International Conference, Jaipuria Institute of Management, Vasundhara, Ghaziabad, 11th April, 2015.
  • “Waste Water, Food Adulteration and Health Hazards (A Case Study of Aligarh City)” presented in National Seminar, Department of Economics, University of Rajasthan, Jaipur, 14th March, 2015.
  • “Micro, Small, Medium Enterprises and Women Entrepreneurship in India” presented in National Seminar, D. S. College, Aligarh, 24th& 25th February, 2015.
  • “Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) in Retail Sector in India: Issues and Concern” presented in National Seminar, Himachal Pradesh University, Shimla, 28th & 29th March, 2014.
  • “Financial Inclusion and Micro-insurance in India” presented in National Seminar, D.S. College, Aligarh 1st& 2nd March, 2014.
  • “An Intra-trade Study of Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa” presented in International Conference, Centre for Management Studies, Jamia Millia Islamia, New Delhi, 19th& 20th September, 2014.
  • “Corporate Social Responsibility, Environment and Urban Solid Waste (An Aligarh based Study)” presented in National Conference, Al-Barkat Institute of Management Studies, Aligarh, 8th March, 2014.
  • “Women Empowerment through Higher Education for Inclusive Growth in India” presented in 9th Annual National Conference of UPUEA held at Department of Economics, Dr. Ram Manohar Lohia Avadh University, Faizabad, 26 – 27 October, 2013.
  • “Impact of Food Adulteration on Health and Poverty in India” presented in International Conference at Centre for Jawaharlal Nehru Studies, Jamia Millia Islamia, New Delhi, March, 2013.
  • “MGNREGA: Need for Convergence” presented in National Conference, D.S. College, Aligarh, February, 2013.
  • “Millenium Development Goals and Women Empowerment through Higher Education in India” presented in International Conference, Mathura, U.P., February, 2013.
  • “Contract Teachers in India: An Overview of the Status” presented in National Coference, Al-Barkat college of Education, Aligarh, February, 2013.
  • “Millenium Development Goals and Women Empowerment in India” presented in International Conference at Centre for Women Studies, A.M.U., Aligarh, January, 2013.
  • “Women Workforce Participation in India during Post Reform Period” presented in Annual Conference of Indian Economic Association, Vishakhapatnam, 27-29 December, 2012.
  • “Issue of Governance and Subsidies in India” presented at Christ University, Bangalore, Karnataka, December 14-15, 2012.
  • “Governance and Economic Growth in India: Revisited” at 8th Annual Conference of Uttar Pradesh-Uttrakhand Economic Association, Dehradun, 29th Oct.2012.
  • “Food Security in India” presented in International Conference, D.S. College, Aligarh, August, 2012.
  • “Poverty, Food Adulteration and Health in India” presented an International Seminar on Poverty in Developing Countries organised by Kurukshetra University and George Washington University, USA on 19th Oct.2012.
  • “Demographic Dividend and its Implication” at 32nd Annual Conference of Rajasthan Economic Association, Banasthali Vidyapith, Banasthali, January, 2012.
  • “Impact of Economic Reforms on Generation of Employment in India” at S.M.C.L. Kaka Girls Degree College, Sikandrabad, 7th March, 2011.
  • “Trends of Fiscal, Primary and Revenue Deficits at All-State-Level and Punjab: Suggested Reform Measures” at the Meeting to discuss on “Fiscal and Financial Position of Punjab from 1990-91 to 2001-02 and Projections up to 2007”. Organised by the Centre for Research and Industrial Development, Chandigarh, February 12, 2002 (with Dr Gautam Naresh).
  • “Fiscal Profile and Reform Agenda for Punjab” at the Meeting to discuss on “White Paper Issued by the Government of Punjab”.Organised by the Centre for Research and Industrial Development, Chandigarh, April 23-24, 2002, (with Dr Gautam Naresh).
  • “State-level Fiscal Analysis and Reforms in India” at the National Conference on The Second Generation Reforms in India. Organized by the Department of Economics, Aligarh Muslim University, Aligarh (India), November 9-10, 2001, (with Dr Gautam Naresh).
  • “Economic Reforms with Special Focus on Liberalisation of Agricultural Trade in Developing Countries”, National Seminar on “Economic Liberalisation and Indo-American Relations”, Organized by American Studies Research Centre, Hyderabad, Feb, 1996.
  • Prospects for International Trade in Agricultural Commodities by Developing Countries: Some Lessons from India’s Experience with Tea Trade”, 31st Annual Conference of the Indian Econometric Society, Pune, May 1995.
  • Trends, Structure and Determinants of Cinema Prices in Uttar Pradesh, 30th Annual Conference of the Indian Econometric Society, Mysore, May 1994.
  • Demand for and Supply of Cinema Entertainment in Uttar Pradesh, 26th Annual Conference of the Indian Econometric Society, Bombay, Jan, 1989.
  • Equity and Efficiency in Entertainment Tax Determination, 67th Annual Conference of the Indian Economic Association, Agra, Jan, 1985.

Lectures /Key-Note Address Delivered in Symposiums/ Conferences/ Seminars/Workshops :

  • Chief Guest in the Inaugral Function and also Delivered Three Lectures in 10 Days National Workshop on “Research Methodology for Social Sciences” At Department of Banking, Economics and Finance, Bundelkhand University, Jhansi, U.P., 19th April, 2018.
  • Delivered Three Lectures on “Basic Econometrics” at Department of Economics, Dayalbagh Educational Institute, Agra, 13th April, 2018.
  • Chaired Two Sessions in Two Day National Conference On “Leveraging SDGs to Drive Socio-Economic Development: Mission 2030”, Amity School of Economics, Amity University Noida, U.P., 22nd & 23rd March, 2018.
  • Chaired a Session in National Seminar on “Climate Change Mitigation, Adaptation and Sustainable Development”, Department of Economics, Jamia Millia Islamia, New Delhi, 14th & 15th March, 2018.
  • Chaired Two Sessions in 54th Annual Conference of The Indian Econometric Society at School of Economics,Shri Mata Vaishno Devi University, Ktra, Jammu and Kashmir, 7th – 9th March, 2018.
  • Chaired Sessions in National Seminar on “Agricultural Growth in India: Opportunities and Challenges” in XXVIII Annual Conference of of MPEA, Dr. H. S. Gaur University, Sagar (M.P.), 24-25 February, 2018.
  • Delivered Lectures on Research Methodology at Maharshio dayanand Saraswati University, Ajmer, Rajasthan, 7 – 11 January, 2018.
  • Delivered a Keynote address in National Seminar on Economic Growth, Poverty, Food Adulteration and Health in India at School of Economics, DAVV, Indore, 30th October, 2017.
  • Delivered three lectures in Faculty Development Programme at Banasthali Vidyapith, Jaipur, 9–10th September, 2017.
  • Goods and Services Tax: Some Implications at Bundelkhand University, Jhansi, 23rd August, 2017.
  • Lecture on Research Methodology, Jiwaji University, Gwalior, 27th May, 2017.
  • Delivered four lectures on Research Methodology at C. C. S. University, Meerut, 11–12 May, 2017
  • Delivered a lecture on Research Methodology at School of Economics, Jiwaji University, Gwalior, 1st May, 2017.
  • Guest of Honour and Chair a Session in the 11th International Conference on Global Business and Innovative Management: Challenges & Issues, Tecnia Institute of Advanced Studies, New Delhi, 15th April, 2017.
  • Delivered lecture on Research Methodology at School of Economics, Jiwaji University, Gwalior, 30th March, 2017.
  • Chaired a Session in the National Seminar on Twenty five years of Economic Reform in India: The Path Ahead, Department of Economics, University of Allahabad, 26th March, 2017.
  • Chaired a Session in the National Conference on Shaping India 2020-30: Sustainable Development and Socio-Economic Perspective & Challenges, Amity University, 23rd -24th March, 2017.
  • Chaired a Session in the National Seminar on Demonetization in India: The Road Ahead, Department of Social Sciences, Punjabi University, Patiala, 21st – 22nd March, 2017.
  • Chaired a Session at International Symposium on India’s Strategy of Economic Growth and Development: Experiences and Way Forward, organized by Jamia Millia Islamia and Allameh Tabataba'i University (ATU), Tehran, Iran, 9th -10th March, 2017.
  • Chaired a Session at International Seminar on Globalization and Indian Economy: Issues and challenges, School of Economics, DAVV, Indore, 17th – 18th February, 2017.
  • Key Note Address in the National Seminar on Climate Change and Environmental Degradation: Agricultural Impact and Adaptation Strategies in Haryana, Department of Economics, MD University, Rohtak, 6th – 7th February, 2017.
  • Delivered two lectures in a workshop on Research Methodology sponsored by ICSSR, organised by Banasthali Vidyapith Rajasthan, March 14th 2016.
  • Delivered five lectures in a Workshop on Quantitative Techniques Organised by Gujarat Technical University, Ahmedabad, 22nd – 23rd January, 2016
  • Delivered two lectures in Two Weeks Capacity Building Programme sponsored by ICSSR, Organised by MD University Rohtak, 19th December, 2015.
  • Delivered a key note Address in a National Seminar on Rural Transformation in India Organised by Department of Management MD University Rohatak, October, 2015.
  • Delivered two lectures in a Refresher Course organised by Department of Economics Rajasthan University Jaipur, September, 2015.
  • Delivered two lectures in a workshop on Research Methodology organised by DA University, Indore, March 17-18, 2013.
  • Delivered a lecture on Budget-2013 in Dept. of Economics, MD University, Rohtak, March, 2013.
  • Delivered two lectures in UGC-Sponsored Refresher Course organised by school of economics, DAV University, Indore, January, 2013.
  • Delivered a lecture on Mixed Method in Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi, November, 2012.
  • Attended 8th Annual Conference of Uttar Pradesh-Uttrakhand Economic Association as a Vice- President of the Association hosted by S.G. R.R. College, Dehradun, 28th& 29th, October, 2012.
  • Delivered lecture as Resource Person in a workshop on Research Methodology organised by UPUEA, 27th October, 2012.
  • Chaired a Session in a U.G.C and NABARD sponsored International Seminar on “Indian Agriculture: Problems and Prospects”, organised by D.S College, Aligarh, August 26, 2012.
  • Guest of Honour in a Two day National Seminar on “Indian Economy in International Perspective” Sponsored by UGC and Organised by B.S Govt. College, Gwalior, August, 2012.
  • Chief Guest in the Valedictory Session of a two day National Seminar on “Declining Rate of Savings and its Adverse Impact on the development of Country: Problems and Solutions”, Sponsored by UGC, Organized by Department of Economics, Dr. Bhagat Sahai, Government Degree College, Gwalior, August, 2012.
  • Delivered Dr. N.R Palsule Memorial Lecture at Agra College, Agra, March, 2012.
  • Delivered a lecture on Budget 2012 at M.D. University, Rohtak, March, 2012.
  • Delivered a lecture on Ambedkar at D.S. College Aligarh, March, 2012.
  • Chaired a session in a National Seminar at S.V. College, Aligarh, March, 2012.
  • Delivered a talk in a National Workshop at D.S. College, Aligarh, 2012.
  • Chaired a session in an International Seminar on “Business and Economics” organized by Dayalbagh Educational Institute, Agra, November, 2011.
  • Participated and Presented Reporter’s Report in Valedictory session of Annual Conference of UPUEA at BIMTEC, Noida, October, 2011.
  • Chaired a session in an International Seminar organized by Department of Economics, Jamia Millia Islamia, New Delhi, March, 2011.
  • Chaired a session in an International Seminar at S.V. College, Aligarh, 2011.
  • Chaired a session in a UGC Sponsored National Seminar at D.S College, Aligarh, February, 2011.
  • Keynote Speaker in the inaugural Session and Chaired a Technical Session in a UGC Sponsored National Seminar on “Economic Meltdown- Impact on India” Organised by K.R Girl’s (P.G) College, Mathura on 28th October, 2010.
  • Chaired a session in a National Seminar at D.S. College, Aligarh, October, 2010.
  • Participated and Presented reporters Report in the Valedictory Session of Annual conference of UPUEA at Manglayatan University, Beswa, October, 2010.
  • Delivered a lecturer on Economic Crisis and India, Management Institute, Meerut, 2010.
  • Delivered a lecturer on Research Methodology, Central University of Haryana, December, 2009.
  • Delivered a lecture on Trade Modelling, Devi Ahilya Vishwavidyala, Indore, November, 2009.
  • Attended and acted as Resource Person, V Annual Conference of UPUEA, Allahabad, October, 2009.
  • Delivered a lecture and Chaired two sessions in a UGC sponsored National Seminar, K.K. Jain College, Khatuali, 2009.
  • Delivered lectures in UNCTAD Sponsored Refresher Course, University of Allahabad, Department of Economics, 2009, 2008 and 2007.
  • Speaker in the Interactive Session/Seminar on “Turning Crisis in to Opportunity; The Case India-Indonesia Economic Development Relations”, Conducted by Embassy of The Republic of Indonesia, June, 2009.
  • Chaired a Session in a National Seminar on “WTO Provisions on Trade & Environment” organised by DaviAhilya Vishwavidyala, Indore, 15th-16th February, 2008.
  • Delivered a lecturer and Chaired a session in a National Seminar, S.V. College, Aligarh, February, 2008.
  • Chaired a session in a National Seminar on Budget, Department of Economics, BHU, Varanasi, March, 2007.
  • Chaired a session in a National Seminar, University of Allahabad, 2007.
  • Chaired one session in 3rd Annual Conference of UPUEA, Bareilly, 2007.
  • Chaired a Special Session in a UGC Sponsored National Seminar on “Changes of India’s Foreign Trade in Post-Reform Period” organised by D.N (P.G) College, Meerut, November, 2006.
  • Chaired one session in 2nd Annual Conference of UPUEA, Lucknow, 2006.
  • Chaired one session in I Annual conference of UPUEA, Varanasi October, 2005.
  • 77th Annual conference of the Indian Economic Association, Mysore, December, 1994.
  • 29th Annual Conference of the Indian Econometric Society, Kanpur, March 1993, Acted as a Rapporteur.
  • Participated in a Seminar on “Development of Purvanchal”, Ministry of Planning Government of U.P., Lucknow, September, 1991.
  • National Seminar on “Indian Economy: Present Status”, Organized by the Department of Economics, B.H.U., Varanasi, February, 1989, Acted as a Rapporteur.
  • 70th Annual Conference of the Indian Economic Association, Jaipur, December, 1987
  • 8th World Economic Congress, New Delhi, December, 1986
  • 69th Annual conference of the Indian Economic Association, New Delhi, December, 1986.

Medals/ Prizes/ Awards/ Fellowships Received :

  • Teacher Research Fellowship, UGC, (1983-86)
  • National Scholarship for Higher Studies, Govt. of India for B.Sc. merit (1973-75)
  • Won the First Prize in a Quiz Contest, 1975
  • Shiva Narain Asthana Medal for the best student of B.Sc. Maths., 1973
  • Old Boys Association Prize for the best students in the B.Sc. Class, 1973
  • R.P. Malik Memorial Prize for securing highest marks in B.Sc. (Final) Exam., 1973
  • Kunj Bala Prize for securing highest marks in the final Exams of all under graduate and post graduate classes of all streams in 1973.
  • Garfield William Prize for securing highest marks in B.Sc. (Previous.), 1972.

Life Membership of – Professional Bodies:

  • Indian Economic Association
  • The Indian Econometric Society
  • The Jodhana Institute of Economic Research
  • Bhartiya Arthik Sodh Sansthan, Allahabad
  • Uttar Pradesh – Uttrakhand Economic Association

Other Academic Activities:

  • Executive President, UPUEA, 2014- till date
  • Vice-President, Utter Pradesh-Uttrakhand Economic Association 2007-10, 2010-2013
  • Member, UGC Curriculum Committee in Economics 2000-01.
  • Member, Executive Committee, The Indian Econometric Society, 1995-96, 1993-94 and 1990-91
  • Delivered Lectures as a Resource Person in UGC Academic Staff Colleges of Various Universities such as Central University Of Hyderabad, Allahabad University, Banaras Hindu University, M. D. University Rohtak, C. C . S. University Meerut, Gorakhpur University, APS University, Rewa, D. A. University, Indore, Jamia Millia Islamia, New Delhi
  • Delivered Lectures as a Resource Person on “Quantitative Economics” in the Foundation/Orientation Courses in the Academic Staff College, Aligarh Muslim University
  • Delivered a talk on “IMF and India”, on all India Radio, Agra, 1992
  • Delivered a series of lectures on Reaseach Methodology and Hypotheisis testing at Hindustan Institute of Management and Computer Studies, (Sharda Group), Agra.

External Work of other Universities :

  • Member of Selection Committee for various faculty Universities : positions of various Universities of India.
  • Examiner, Paper Setter and moderator of UPSC, Various States’ Public Service Commissions, University Grants Commission along Various Universities of the country.
  • UGC Expert Member on SAP Committee GND University, Amritsar, 2004 - 2009
  • UGC Expert Member on SAP Committee Vidyasagar University, Midnapur, West Bengal, 2016 - 2021
(a) Member Board of Studies
  • University of Allahabad, Allahabad
  • Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi.
  • Dayalbagh Educational Institute (Deemed University), Agra
  • Kanpur University, Kanpur
  • Aligarh Muslim University, Aligarh
(b) Research Degree Committee
  • M.D. University, Rohtak
  • Central University of Haryana
  • V. B. S. Purvanchal University, Jaunpur
  • C.C.S. University, Meerut
  • M.G. Kashi Vidyapeeth, Varansi
  • Dr. R.M.L. Avadh University, Faizabad
  • G.G.D. University, Bilaspur
  • Mizoram Central University, Aizol
  • Kanpur University, Kanpur
  • Jiwaji University, Gwalior
  • A.P.S. University, Rewa
  • Aligarh Muslim University, Aligarh
(c) Faculty Member
  • University of Allahabad, Allahabad
  • Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi
  • Dayal Bagh Educational Institute (Deemed University, Agra)
  • M.D. University, Rohtak
  • Rohilkhand University, Bareilly
  • Aligarh Muslim University, Aligarh