Amit Kundu

Jadavpur University

Professor of Economics

188, Raja S.C. Mallick Rd, Kolkata 700032

Calcutta, West Bengal 700032

India

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Scholarly Papers (20)

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Impact of SGSY Scheme on Self Help Group Members of West Bengal

Afro Asian Journal of Rural Development, Vol. 41, No. 2, pp. 83-104, July-December 2008
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 21 Jul 2008 Last Revised: 20 Jan 2009
Amit Kundu
Jadavpur University
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Micro-Credit, Group Lending, Self-Help Group, Poverty, Vulnerability, Empowerment

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Microfinance, Individual liability, Joint Liability

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Effects on Wage and Employment after Implementation of Social Security Norms in the Agricultural Labour Market

Indian Labour Journal, Vol. 49, No. 12, pp. 1115-1123, 2008
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 02 Oct 2008 Last Revised: 20 Jan 2009
Amit Kundu
Jadavpur University
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Agricultural Labourers, Wage, Social Security, Employment, Farmer's Profit

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Determinants Influencing a Rural Household's Preference to Join Individual Liability or Joint Liability Micro Credit Contract Operated by Primary Agricultural Credit Society

Microfinance Review, July -December, Vol. 1, No. 1, pp. 14-31, 2009
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 24 Mar 2010 Last Revised: 09 Jan 2015
Amit Kundu
Jadavpur University
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Agricultural credit, micro credit, individual liability, joint liability, Primary Agricultural Credit Society

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An Evaluation of Financial Inclusion through Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Programme

Prajnan, Vol. XLII, No. 4, 2013-14, pp. 319-330
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 19 May 2014
Amit Kundu
Jadavpur University
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Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Programme, Wage Payment System, Financial Inclusion, Savings

Group Lending Scheme Operating Through Primary Agricultural Credit Society: A Critical Assessment

IUP Journal of Managerial Economics, August 2010
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 29 Aug 2010 Last Revised: 09 Jan 2015
Suranjana Mitra and Amit Kundu
affiliation not provided to SSRN and Jadavpur University
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Microfinance, Self-Help Groups, Joint Liability Credit Contract

Group Lending Scheme Operating Through Primary Agricultural Credit Society: A Critical Assessment

The IUP Journal of Managerial Economics, Vol. VIII, No. 3, pp. 61-77, August 2010
Posted: 25 Sep 2010
Amit Kundu and Suranjana Mitra
Jadavpur University and affiliation not provided to SSRN

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Asset Creation Through National Rural Employment Guarantee Scheme (NREGs) and Its Impact on West Bengal Agriculture: A District Level Analysis

Journal of Global Economy, Vol.12, No.3, Sept. 2016
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 28 Sep 2016
Amit Kundu and Sanjib Talukdar
Jadavpur University and Jadavpur University - Department of Economics
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National Rural Employment Guarantee Scheme, Agriculture, District level analysis of West Bengal, Cropping Intensity, Asset Creation, Panel data Estimation

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Quality of Education Among Primary School Children Receiving Mid-Day Meal: Evidence from a Quasi-Experiment

The Empirical Economics Letters, Vol. 13, No. 11, Nov. 2014
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 10 May 2015
Amit Kundu and Gitanjali Dutt
Jadavpur University and Jadavpur University - Department of Economics
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Mid day meal, Quality of education, Non-random sample, Quasi-experiment

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Mobilization of Personal Savings Among Microfinance-Participating Households: A Survey in West Bengal, India

Journal of Rural Cooperation, Vol 41, No. 2, 2013
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 12 Feb 2014
Amit Kundu
Jadavpur University
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Microfinance, Savings, Policy evaluation, Self-Help Groups, SGSY

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Effective Public Policy Which Can Reduce Gender Discrimination in the Agricultural Labour Market: A Theoretical Investigation

The Asian Economic Review, Vol. 55, No. 3, December 2013, pp. 429-442
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 10 Jan 2014
Amit Kundu
Jadavpur University
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Agricultural Labour Market, Gender Discrimination, NREGS, Conciliation Committee, Size of Punishment

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Impact of Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Program (MGNREGP) on Rural Poor - A Simple Theoretical Discourse

Arthaniti (New Series), Vol. XIII, No. 1-2, pp. 48-75, 2014
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 23 Aug 2015
Amit Kundu and Sanjib Talukdar
Jadavpur University and Jadavpur University - Department of Economics
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National Rural Employment Guarantee Programme, Agricultural Labour Market, Net farm income, Aggregate net benefit, Material cost

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Some Unexplored Economics of Roaming Child Workers

Asia Pacific Journal of Social Sciences, Vol. 2, No. 1, pp. 62-75, 2010
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 02 Jul 2010
Anwesha Das and Amit Kundu
affiliation not provided to SSRN and Jadavpur University
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Child Labour, Poverty and Consumption Pattern

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Effectiveness of Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Program (MGNREGP) to Check Migration Among Rural Households

Journal of Rural Development, April-June 2015
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 21 Jul 2015
Amit Kundu
Jadavpur University
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MGNREGP, Migration, Probit Model, Endogenity

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Learning Outcomes in Elementary Education in Rural India: An Inter-state Comparison

Journal of Rural Development, Vol. 38, No. 1 , pp.30-54 (2019)
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 23 Jun 2019
Amit Kundu and Puja Biswas
Jadavpur University and Jadavpur University - Department of Economics, Students
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Elementary Education, Inter-state Comparison, Panel Data Regression Model

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Gender Wage Gap in The Agricultural Labor Market of India: An Empirical Analysis

Journal of Economics and Political Economy, Vol.6, No.2, June, 2019 pp.122-142
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 13 Aug 2019
Amit Kundu and Sangita Das
Jadavpur University and Jadavpur University - Department of Economics
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Agricultural labor market, Gender wage gap, Panel data, Instrumental variable

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Impact of National Rural Employment Guarantee Scheme on Crop Diversification in West Bengal Agriculture

Agricultural Situation in India, Vol. LXXIV, No. 10, January, 2018
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 09 Mar 2018
Amit Kundu and Pubali Goswami
Jadavpur University and Jadavpur University - Department of Economics, Students
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Crop Diversification, Simpson Index of Diversification, Panel Data Estimation, Fixed Effect Model

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Asset Creation Through NREGP on Private Land and Its Impact on Net Farm Income of the Marginal Farmers

Agricultural Situation in India, July 2016
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 04 Jan 2017
Amit Kundu
Jadavpur University
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National Rural Employment Guarantee Programme, Private land, Impact evaluation, Net Farm Income of farm household, Well-beings

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National Rural Employment Guarantee Programme and Marginal Farmer Households: An Assessment

Journal of Economics and Political Economy, Volume 4 September 2017 Issue 3
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 07 Nov 2017
Amit Kundu
Jadavpur University
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National Rural Employment Guarantee Progarmme, Marginal Farm Households, Impact Evaluation, Difference-in-Difference Method, Gross Cropped Area, Net Farm Income, Total Income

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Savings, Lending Rate and Skill Improvement in Microfinance Operating through Public-Private Cooperation

The IUP Journal of Managerial Economics, Vol. IX, No. 4, pp. 33-51, November 2011
Posted: 23 Jul 2012
Amit Kundu
Jadavpur University

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Can Microcredit and Job Under NREGS Jointly Bring More Happiness to the Villagers?

The IUP Journal of Governance and Public Policy, Vol. 6, No. 1, pp. 7-23, March 2011
Posted: 18 Feb 2012
Amit Kundu
Jadavpur University

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microfinance, individual liability, joint liability, NREGS, impact study, happiness