Simontini Das

  • Designation: Assistant Professor
  • Contact: +91 9830676473
  • Address: 47/3, Sarat Ghosh Garden Road, Ground Floor, Dhakuria, Kolkata - 700031
  • Email: simontini@gmail.com

Education

  • Phd from the Department of Economics, Jadavpur University in 2012
  • M.A. from the Department of Economics, Jadavpur University in 2003
  • B.Sc. from The Lady Brabourne College under The University of Calcutta in 2001

Teaching Experience

  • Working as an Assistant Professor at Department of Economics, Jadavpur University since 2017
  • Worked as an Assistant Professor in Economics at Department of Economics, Rabindra Bharati University, from 2012 to 2017.
  • Worked as an Assistant Professor in Economics at Seth Soorajmull Jalan Girls’ College, under Calcutta University from 2008 to 2012.

ECourses Taught / Teaching

  • Development Economics
  • Econometrics
  • International Economics

Journal Papers Published

• Chatterjee, A., and Das, S. (2019), “Information communication technology diffusion and financial inclusion: an inter-state analysis for India”, Innovation and Development, https://doi.org/10.1080/2157930X.2019.1678803, Taylor & Francis (published online 17th October, 2019) • Das, S., (2018), ‘Does Casualization Increase the Job Opportunity to the Workers or Impoverish Them? An Evidence from Indian-Organized Manufacturing Sector’, South Asia Economic Journal, Vol.19, no. 1, pp 86–107, 2018. • Das, S., Raychaudhuri, A. and Sinha Roy, S., (2014), ‘Trade and Labour Demand in an emerging market economy: an analysis for Indian Manufacturing during 1991 to 2010’, Journal of Developing Areas, Vol. 48, no. 3, Summer, pp 353-379 • Das, S, (2014), ‘Effects of Temporary Immigration on Outsourcing Demand: A Theoretical Analysis’, Rabindra Bharati University Journal of Economics, Vol. VII, pp 84-95. • Das, S., Raychaudhuri, A. and Sinha Roy, S., (2012), ‘Immigration Versus Outsourcing: A Developing Country’s View’, Journal of Economic Development, vol. 37, no. 2, June, pp 109-138.

Books Published

Chapters in Book • Das, S., Raychaudhuri, A. and Sinha Roy, S., (2018), “Does Trade Openness Increase Wage Elasticity of Labour Demand in Indian Manufacturing Industries?” in ‘Theorizing International Trade: An Indian Perspective’, edited by Somesh K. Mathur et al, Palgrave Macmillan 2018.

Project Works

  • Principal Investigator of the project, named “Women Empowerment and its Impact on Child Health and Child Education among Slum Dwellers of Kolkata”, funded by CAS, Department of Economics, Jadavpur University, Fund: Rs. 1,25,000 (on-going)
  • Principal Investigator of the project, named “State-level Exports: An Alternate Exploration using ASI Unit Level Data”, funded by Planning and Development Unit, Department of Economics, Jadavpur University, Fund: Rs. 90,000, from May, 2018 to March, 2019 (completed)
  • Principal Investigator of the project, named “Ownership Pattern and Export Performance of Firms: An Experience from Indian Organized Manufacturing Sector”, funded by CAS, Department of Economics, Jadavpur University, Fund: Rs. 25,000; from January 2018 to March 2018. (completed)
  • Worked in a British High Commission, New Delhi, funded project on ‘State-level Exports, Competitiveness and Trade Promotion Policies: The Indian Case Study’, under the Principal Coordinator Dr. Saikat Sinha Roy, Professor, Department of Economics, Jadavpur University, from 2013 to 2015