Published in Journals :

 1.       `Deprivation Reducing Income Tax Functions', Research on Economic Inequality, 1997, Vol. 7, 153 -163, JAI Press, Connecticut. 

 2.       `On A Measure of Mobility', (with S. R. Chakravarty), Indian Journal of Applied Economics, 1997, Vol. 6 (No. 3), 111 - 123.

 3.       `OnThe Family of Subgroup and Factor Decomposable Measures of Poverty' (with S. R. Chakravarty and R. R. Ranade), Research on Economic
             Inequality),  1998, Vol. 8, 175 -194, JAI Press, Connecticut.

 4.        `Lorenz Domination, Utilitarian Deprivation Rule and Minimum Sacrifice Principle' (with S. R. Chakravarty), The Manchester School, 1998, 66, 521 - 531.

 5.         `Measures of Deprivation and Their Meaning in Terms of Social Satisfaction' (with S. R. Chakravarty), Theory and Decision, 1999, 47, 89 - 100.

 6.        `Ranking Income Distributions by Deprivation Orderings', (with S. R.   Chakravarty), Social Indicators Research, 1999, 46, 125 - 135.

 7.        `Optimal subsidy for the Poor’, (with S.R. Chakravarty), Economics Letters, 1998, 61, 313 – 319.

 8.        `Incomplete Information as a Deterrent to Corruption', (with S. Marjit and M. Rajeev), European Journal of Political Economy, 2000, 16, 763-777.

  9.        `Ordinally Significant Measures of Multidimensional Inequality', Indian Journal of Applied Economics, 1999, 8, 193 - 204.

10.        `Measuring Improvement in Well-being', (with S. R. Chakravarty), Keio Economic Studies, 1999, 36, 65 – 79.

   `Measuring MultidimensionalDeprivation’, Mathematical Social Sciences, 2001, 42(3), 233 - 51.
12.        ‘Capital Asset Pricing Model when Data is Skewed’ (with Samik Metia), Sankhya B, 2001, 63(1), 108 - 121.

13.        `On A Symmetric Measure of OccupationalSegregation', Social Indicators Research, 2002, 57, 1-11.

14.        `Hierarchical Preference and Consumption Deprivation’, (with A. Majumder), Journal of Economic Research, 2003, 8, 1 – 16.

15.        ‘Population Growth and Poverty Measurement’, (With Satya R. Chakravarty and Ravi Kanbur), Social Choice and Welfare, 2006, 26, 471 - 83.

16.        `A Comment on Avoidance of Odd-eighth Quotes on Nasdaq’, Arthaniti, 2004, 3, 107 - 11.

17.        'Multivariate Capital Asset Pricing Model' (With AmitMishra), ICFAI Journal of Applied Finance, 2005, 11 (6),  40 - 50.

18.        ‘Measures of Effective Literacy: A Theoretical Note’, (With Manas Ranjan Gupta), Hitotsubashi Journal of Economics, 47 (1), 2006.    

19.        `Multivariate Nonparametric Capital Asset Pricing Model'(With Amit Kumar), ICFAI Journal of Financial Risk Management, 2006, 3(2), 56 - 66.

20.        'Role of Women in Schooling and Child Labour Decision:  The case of Urban Boys in India' (with Saswati Das), Social Indicators Research, 2007, 82(3), 463 – 86.

21.       ‘Poverty, Relative to the Ability to Eradicate It: An Index of Poverty Reduction Failure’ (with Ravi Kanbur, Economic Letters, 2007, 97, 52 – 57.

22.        A Revisionist Analysis of the Failure of the Widow Remarriage Act of 1856, (with Indraneel Dasgupta), Contemporary Issues and Ideas in Social Sciences
             Jawaharlal Nehru University, 3 (1), 2007.

23.        Premature Mortality and Poverty Measurement, (With  Ravi Kanbur), Bulletin of Economic Research, 2007,  59(4), 339 - 59.

24.        `Poverty Measures Incorporating Variable Returns to Population Growth', Social Choice and Welfare, 2008, 31, 97 - 107.

25.       `Investor Confidence in an Underdeveloped Stock Market', ICFAI Journal of Financial Risk Management, 2007,  4 (4), 7 – 12.

26.       ‘Role of Parental Education in Schooling and Child Labour Decision: Urban India in the Last Decade’ (with Saswati Das), Social Indicators Research, 2008,
             89,  305 – 22.

27.       ‘Parental Education Influencing Schooling and Child Labour Decision: Urban India in the New Millennium’ (with Saswati Das), Arthaniti, 2009.

28.       ‘Price Exploration and Financial Market Efficiency’ (with Jyotiska Bhattacharjee and Suraj Dey), ICFAI Journal of Financial Risk Management, 2009.

29.       ‘Equlibrium and Stability of a Stock Market Game with Big Traders’ (with Gopal K. Basak and Mrinal Ghosh), Differential Equations and Dynamical
 17 (3), 283-299, 2009.

30.       ‘Attitude to Schooling, Wage Premium and Child Labour ' (With Uday Bhanu Sinha), Indian Growth and Development Review, 2 (2), 2009.

31.       ‘Pareto Honouring Poverty Reduction’, Bulletin of Economic Research, 64(2), 179 – 83, 2012.

32.      ‘Measuring Deprivation due to Child work and Child labour: A Study for Indian Children’, (with Saswati Das), Child Indicators Research, 4(3), 453 – 66,  2011.

33.      Influence of Big Traders on the Stock Market: Theory and Simulation’ (with Gopal K. Basak and Mrinal K. Ghosh), Dynamic Games and Applications :
            1(2),  pp. 220 – 52, 2011.

34.      ‘Self Help Groups and Empowerment of Women: Self-Selection, or Actual Benefits?’ (with Zakir Husain), Journal of International Development, 26,
            422 – 37,  2014.

35.      ‘Education and Electoral Outcomes’ (with Rajlakshmi Mallik), Theoretical Economics Letter, 2012.

36.      ‘Are women self help group members economically more empowered in Left-run municipalities?’ (with Zakir Husain and Mausumi Dutta),  Development in 
, 23(1), 107 – 22, 2013.

37.      "Community vs.Individual Targeting in CSR Projects: A Case Study in West Bengal" (with co-authors), Productivity, 54(3), pp. 275 – 83, 2013.

38.      ‘Identity, Envy andResource Loss’, forthcoming in special volume of the Symposium on Applied Optimization and Game-Theoretic Models, International Game
            Theory Review
, 2014.

39.      "An ImprovedEstimator of Omission Rate for Census Count: With Particular Reference to India" (with Kiranmoy Chatterjee), forthcoming in Communications
            in Statistics – Theory and Methods
, 2014.

40.      “Corruption in Delegated Public Procurement Auction” (with Krishnendu Ghosh Dastidar), European Journal of Political Economy, 35, pp.
            122 – 7, 2014.

Published in Books

 1.        ‘A Simple Algorithm for Estimating Continuous TimeStochastic Volatility Model’, in B. Bhattacharya and M. Roy (Eds.), Issues if Financial Economics,
            Allied Publishers, 2005.

 2.        ‘Uncertain Demand, Choice of Capacity and RepeatedCompetition in a Duopoly Market’ in A. Roychowdhury and B. Chatterjee (Eds.), Trade,  Finance
            and Development, Deep and Deep, New Delhi, India, 2004.

 3.        `A Note on Generalized Productivity Indices', (with C. Neogi and A. Sengupta), in Ranjan Ghosh & Chiranjib Neogi (eds.), Theory & Application of Productivity
            and Efficiency: Econometric and DEA approach, Macmillan India Limited, 2005.

 4.       `Dowry Revisited: A Human Capital Approach’ (with Shamim S. Mondal), in P. Bharati and M. Pal (Eds.), Gender Disparity, Manifestations, Causes
            and Implications, Anmol Publications, New Delhi, 2006.

 5.       ‘An Analysis of Corporate Performance and Governance in India: Study of Some Selected Industries’, (With Tejamoy Ghosh), in J. Panchali  (eds.) Indian
            Capital  Markets: Perspectives and Evidences, Seven
th Annual Capital Markets Conference, Indian Institute of Capital Markets, 2003.

 6.        ‘RiskNeutral Pricing: Importance and Relevance’ (with Gopal K. Basak), in E. Melnick and B. Everitt (Eds.), Encyclopedia of Quantitative Risk
            assessment and Analysis, John Wiley and Sons Ltd., Chichester, UK, 2008, 1569 – 74.

 7.        ‘A New Measure ofGender Bias and its Concomitants’ (with Aveek Dutta and Debanjali Banerjee), forthcoming in Arpita Dhar (Ed.), Some Contemporary
            Issues on Development and Growth Economics
, Allied Publishers.

 8.        “Option Pricing underAlternative Distributional Assumptions on Asset Returns” (with Sudip Ratan Chandra), in O.P. Gupta (Ed.), Indian Derivatives
            Market: An Empirical Study,
ICFAI University Press, 2009.

 9.       ‘Corporate governancein India: Issues and strategies’ (with Rajlakshmi Mallik), forthcoming in Félix J. López Iturriaga (eds.), ‘Codes of Good Governance Around
            the World’, Nova Science Publishers USA, 2nd quarter 2009.

10.       ‘Can the Big Traders Control an Underdeveloped Stock Market?’ (with Gopal K. Basak and Mrinal K. Ghosh), in B. Bhattacharya and M. Roy (eds.), A Collection
            of Essays in Finance, Allied Publishers, 2010, 77 - 97.

11.       ‘Measuring Harm due to Child Work and Child Labour: Patterns andDeterminants for India’ (with Saswati Das), in Bhaskar Dutta,  Tridip Ray and E. Somanathan
New and Enduring Themes in Development Economics, Statistical Science and Interdisciplinary Research -Vol. 5, World Scientific Press, 2009.

12.       `A New Measure of Gender Bias’, in M. Pal, P. Bharati, B. Ghosh and T.S. Vasulu (Eds.), Gender and Discrimination: Health, Nutritional Status and
            Role of  Women in India, Oxford University Press, India, 2009,  278 – 293.

13.       ‘‘Arranged’ Marriage, Co-Residence and Female Schooling: A Model with Evidence from India’, (With Indraneel Dasgupta and Pushkar Maitra), forthcoming
            in H. Mukhopadhyay, K. Ghosh Dastidar and U.B. Sinha (eds.),  Dimensions of Economic Theory and Policy:  Essays for Anjan Mukherji”, Oxford University Press,

14.       “Is the Capital Market Efficient?” (with Sankha Ghosh), in Prankrishna Pal (Ed.), “Contemporary Issues in Development Economics: Methods and Applications”, 
            Regal Publications, India,2009. Also reprinted in Conference Proceedings: Vunyale Narendar and D.K. Malhotra (Eds.), “Advances in Business and Finance
             Studies 2006, Vol. 1 – Capital Markets”, ICFAI University Press.

15.       "An Enquiry intoSarva Shiksha Abhiyan, The Universal Elementary Education Programme of India", forthcoming in Frank Columbus (Ed.), “Urban Schools :
            Problems, Solutions and Progress”, Nova Science Publishers, NY, 2010.

16.      ‘Understanding NREGA: A Simple Theory and Some Facts’, (with Uday Bhanu Sinha), in N. S. Siddharthan and K. Narayanan (Eds.), Human Capital
            and Development: The Indian Experience, Springer, 2013.

Books/Monographs :

1.        ‘Child Labour and Child Work, A Household Level Analysis For India’, ISBN 978-3-8383-3128-7, LAP Lambert Academic Publishing AG & Co. KG, Germany, 2010.

 2.        Gender, Employment and the State, with Zakir Husain and Mousumi Dutta, ISBN-13: 978-3-639-27837-8, VDM Verlag Dr. Müller AG & Co. KG,

 3.        ‘An Enquiry into Sarva Shiksha Abhiyan: The Universal ElementaryEducation Programme of India’, Nova Science Publishers, N.Y., 2011.

Journal Editorial Work :

 1.         Guest Editor (with Sudipta Sarangi) for Studies in Microeconomics, vol. 2 (1), Special Issue on Networks in Social and Cognitive Sciences, Sage.