Siddhartha Mitra

Jadavpur University - Department of Economics

Professor

Kolkata, 700032

India

http://www.jaduniv.edu.in/profile.php?uid=977

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (36)

1.

Special Economic Zones in India: White Elephants or Race Horses

Number of pages: 21 Posted: 14 Mar 2007
Siddhartha Mitra
Jadavpur University - Department of Economics
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Special Economic Zones, Absorption, Employment

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Determinants of Suicide Rates in Developing Countries - an Econometric Investigation of the Indian Case

Number of pages: 21 Posted: 04 Jul 2006
Siddhartha Mitra and Sangeeta Shroff
Jadavpur University - Department of Economics and Gokhale Institute of Politics and Economics
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suicide, per capita income, literacy, unemployment

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Inclusive Growth in India: Budgeting and Monitoring

Number of pages: 21 Posted: 23 May 2007
Siddhartha Mitra
Jadavpur University - Department of Economics
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Inclusive growth, sustainable

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Farmer Suicides in India and Australia: Differences and Surprising Similarities

Number of pages: 24 Posted: 28 Sep 2006
Siddhartha Mitra
Jadavpur University - Department of Economics
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Suicide, Agriculture, Irrigation, Drought

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Does Globalization Lead to Trickle Down Growth?

Number of pages: 13 Posted: 21 Dec 2006
Siddhartha Mitra
Jadavpur University - Department of Economics
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poverty, elasticity, multiplier

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An Accounting Framework for Environmental Degradation: An Attempt to Bridge Gaps in Ekc Literature

Number of pages: 18 Posted: 12 May 2005
Siddhartha Mitra
Jadavpur University - Department of Economics
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Environment, degradation, stock, pollutant

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What Explains Sex Ratio at Birth: An Exploration into Root Causes

Number of pages: 12 Posted: 13 Jul 2007
Siddhartha Mitra
Jadavpur University - Department of Economics
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Sex ratio, gender imbalance, son preference

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The Nature of Indian Inequality Increase after Liberalization

Number of pages: 19 Posted: 04 Jan 2007
Siddhartha Mitra
Jadavpur University - Department of Economics
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inequality, per capita income, expenditure

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Corruption Reexamined

Number of pages: 12 Posted: 29 Dec 2005
Siddhartha Mitra
Jadavpur University - Department of Economics
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Corruption, economic development, product variety

10.

The Economic Genesis and Impact of Terrorism

Number of pages: 11 Posted: 29 Dec 2005
Siddhartha Mitra
Jadavpur University - Department of Economics
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Terrorism, unemployment, economic development

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From Socio-Economic Imbalance to Terrorism: The Case of North Eastern India

Number of pages: 21 Posted: 24 Mar 2006
Siddhartha Mitra
Jadavpur University - Department of Economics
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Terrorism, economic development, infrastructure, imbalance

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City Transport in India: Impending Disaster

Number of pages: 15 Posted: 29 Dec 2005
Siddhartha Mitra
Jadavpur University - Department of Economics
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Urban transport, congestion, policy

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A Note on Measuring Inclusive Growth and the Inclusiveness of Growth

Number of pages: 11 Posted: 12 Jun 2017
Siddhartha Mitra
Jadavpur University - Department of Economics
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Inequality; Inclusiveness of growth; Inclusive growth

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Broadening Economics: Reconciling Conflicts in Economic Methodology

Number of pages: 11 Posted: 23 Mar 2007
Siddhartha Mitra
Jadavpur University - Department of Economics
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Institutional Economics, Neoclassical Economics

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A Framework for Analytical Treatment of Terrorist Problems

Number of pages: 13 Posted: 16 Aug 2005
Siddhartha Mitra
Jadavpur University - Department of Economics
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Terrorism, framework, causes

16.

Community Participation in Management of Climate Change

Number of pages: 18 Posted: 25 Apr 2007
Siddhartha Mitra and Aparna Shroff
Jadavpur University - Department of Economics and Gokhale Institute of Politics and Economics - Economics
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Coomunity participation, carbon emissions

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Behavioural Public Policies for the Social Brain

Banerjee, S., & Mitra, S. (2023). Behavioural public policies for the social brain. Behavioural Public Policy, 1-23. doi:10.1017/bpp.2023.15
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 06 May 2022 Last Revised: 10 May 2023
Sanchayan Banerjee and Siddhartha Mitra
London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE) and Jadavpur University - Department of Economics
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Critical mass, Path dependency, Scaling up, Social brain, Social cohesion

18.

What Suicides Reveal About Gender Bias

Number of pages: 16 Posted: 14 Nov 2006
Siddhartha Mitra and Sangeeta Shroff
Jadavpur University - Department of Economics and Gokhale Institute of Politics and Economics
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suicide rate, empowerment, relative wellbeing, status

19.

Inter-Racial Social Distance Over Time in a Multi-Racial Country: The Case of United States

Number of pages: 16 Posted: 13 Oct 2007 Last Revised: 03 Nov 2007
Siddhartha Mitra and Ravi Bhandari
Jadavpur University - Department of Economics and St. Mary's College of California
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social distance, proximity, assimilation, race, affluence

20.

Thorny Roses: A Peep into the Robotised Economic Future

Number of pages: 24 Posted: 13 Jun 2018
Siddhartha Mitra
Jadavpur University - Department of Economics
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automation, artificial intelligence, employment, jobs, labor, robots, wages

21.

Do India's AEZs Need a Fresh Start?

Number of pages: 10 Posted: 16 Jun 2008
Siddhartha Mitra and Keya Ghosh
Jadavpur University - Department of Economics and Consumer Unity & Trust Society (CUTS) - Calcutta Resource Centre
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agriculture , exports, sanitary, phytosanitary, technical, barriers

22.

The Human Face of Indian Development after Liberalization

Number of pages: 30 Posted: 19 Dec 2006
Siddhartha Mitra
Jadavpur University - Department of Economics
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human development, per capita income, literacy, life expectancy

23.

Evolving a Neoclassical Approach to Behavioural Economics

Number of pages: 20 Posted: 09 Mar 2018 Last Revised: 11 Jul 2018
Siddhartha Mitra
Jadavpur University - Department of Economics
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homoeconomicus; neoclassical; behavioural; bounded rationality; synthesis

24.

Prevention and Alleviation of Terrorism Through Socioeconomic Nudges

Number of pages: 21 Posted: 04 Mar 2018
Siddhartha Mitra
Jadavpur University - Department of Economics
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nudge theory, terrorism, axioms, prevention, alleviation, policy

25.

New Approaches to Measuring Inclusiveness and the Resulting Policy Dividend

Number of pages: 16 Posted: 03 Jun 2011
Siddhartha Mitra
Jadavpur University - Department of Economics
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Pro-poor growth, Distribution Neutrality

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Technological Improvement and Industrial Employment

Number of pages: 29 Posted: 20 Aug 2005
Siddhartha Mitra
Jadavpur University - Department of Economics
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Employment, Multinationals, Poverty, Income

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Reconciling Flexible Emissions Trading with Voluntary Participation: A Post Kyoto Approach

Number of pages: 19 Posted: 18 May 2007
Siddhartha Mitra
Jadavpur University - Department of Economics
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emissions, quota, emission reductions

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Policy Regimes, Labour and the Agricultural Poor in India: A Novel General Equilibrium Analysis

Number of pages: 27 Posted: 08 Feb 2006
Siddhartha Mitra and Sisira Jayasuriya
Jadavpur University - Department of Economics and Monash University
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liberalization, deregulation, poverty

29.

Sultans of Terror

Number of pages: 13 Posted: 02 Oct 2005
Siddhartha Mitra
Jadavpur University - Department of Economics
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Terrorism, framework, causes

30.

Utility Maximisation as a Pathway for Maximisation of Happiness

Number of pages: 11 Posted: 04 Apr 2012
Siddhartha Mitra
Jadavpur University - Department of Economics
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utility maximisation, happiness, evolution, positive psychology

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Corruption, Pricing of Public Services and Entrepreneurship in Economies with Leakage

Number of pages: 16 Posted: 11 Aug 2011 Last Revised: 25 Jun 2013
Jadavpur University, Jadavpur University - Department of Economics and Jadavpur University, Department of Economics
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Corruption, Leakage, Entrepreneurship, Pricing of Public Services

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Distributional Consequences of Liberalization in Countries with Abundant Unskilled Labour

Number of pages: 19 Posted: 23 Dec 2006
Siddhartha Mitra
Jadavpur University - Department of Economics
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Unskilled Labour, Skill Premium, Elasticity of Substitution

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Why Cleaner Technologies Do Not Imply Cleaner Economies

Number of pages: 6 Posted: 26 Sep 2005
Siddhartha Mitra
Jadavpur University - Department of Economics
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Pollution, Clean technology, Environmental Awareness

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Combating Poverty Through an Attack on Calorie Deficits: A Mechanism Design Approach

Number of pages: 18 Posted: 16 Oct 2011 Last Revised: 22 Feb 2018
Siddhartha Mitra
Jadavpur University - Department of Economics
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Public distribution, mechanism design targeting

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WTO 개혁 쟁점 연구: 농업보조 통보 및 개도국 세분화 (The Way Forward for WTO Reform: Notification of Agricultural Subsidies and Differentiation of Developing Countries)

KIEP No. 중장기통상전략연구 19-01
Number of pages: 305 Posted: 12 Oct 2020
Jin Kyo Suh, Ji Hyun Park, Min-Sung Kim and Siddhartha Mitra
Korea Institute for International Economic Policy, Korea Institute for International Economic Policy, Korea Institute for International Economic Policy and Jadavpur University - Department of Economics
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The Possible Dangerous Effects of Cleaner Technologies: Some Elementary Theorems of Rebound and Backfire Effects

Number of pages: 10 Posted: 16 Nov 2006
Siddhartha Mitra
Jadavpur University - Department of Economics
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rebound, backfire, inverted U