Institute of Management Technology, Ghaziabad
 
Debabrata Datta
Adjunct Professor
Area: Economic Environment and Policy
ddatta@imt.edu
 

Education
PhD: Economics, University of Calcutta, 2008
M.A. (Economics), University of Burdwan, 1977
Diploma in Management, Indira Gandhi National Open University, 1988
CAIIB, Indian Institute of bankers, 1986

 

Courses
Economic Environment and Strategy

 

Research Interests
Economic Theory
Industrial Organization
Macro Economic Policy
Telecommunication Industry
Game Theory & Strategy

 

Selected Publications

Journals:


  • “West Bengal Government Finance: A Critical look” in Economic & Political Weekly, Oct 30, 2010, Vol. LXV, No.44
  • Small business finance: implication of delay in loan sanctions" International Journal of Economics & Finance, Vol: 2 Issue: 4, 2010, Canada. Earlier adjudged best paper in IIM, Lucknow conference.
  • “Location Game in Disjoint Circle”, International Game Theory Review, Vol.11, Issue 4,December 2009. (Coauthor: J.Roy, M.Dzieubinsky)
  • “Indian Telecom: Regulation, Spectrum Allocation and Dispute Management”, IIMB Management Review, Vol.21, No.4, December, 2009 (Coauthor Subhasish M. Chowdhury)
  • Fiscal Deficit, Interest Rate and Investment in the Context of Growing Savings Rate in India: A Macroeconometric Study: India Macro Economics Annual, 2008 Sage Publication, February, 2009 (Co-author –Suparna Basu)
  • "Introduction of 3G Technology in India – Probable Scenario" SURVEY, IISWBM, Vol. 49, No. 3&4, July-December, 2009 (Coauthor – Susmita Chatterji)
  • Sales Technology and Price Leadership”: Manchester School, Vol 76 No. 2 1463–6786, 180–195, March 2008 (Co-author-Dr Jaideep Roy)
  • “Is government expenditure in India growth-promoting: An Econometric Testing”: Indian Journal of Economics, Vol. LXXXIX, No.354, January, 2009, Allahabad University. (Co-author – Suparna Basu)
  • “Fiscal policy and interest rate: A cointegration analysis”. Arthavijnana. Journal of the Gokhale Institute of Politics & Economics, Vol. XLVIII No.1&2. March –June, 2006. (Co-author: Suparna Basu)
  • “Signalling game in lending”: Indian Economic Journal, Conference volume 2002. Reprinted in Nachane, D. M. & Chatterjee, B. ed. Economics of Asymmetric Information, 2005
  • "When scrutiny reduces signalling incentives”: Arthaniti, Journal of Economics, Vol. 2, 2003, pp. 105-118, Calcutta University, Economics Department. (Co-author –Dr Jaideep Roy)
  • Strategic Hazard”, Journal of Insurance and Risk Management, Vol. 1-02, 2003, pp. 53-67. (Co-author-Dr Jaideep Roy)
  • “ Fiscal Deficit, Interest Rate and Investment in the Context of Growing Savings Rate in India: A Macroeconometric Study: India Macro Economics Annual, 2008 Sage Publication, February, 2009 (Co-author –Suparna Basu)
  • “India-Bangladesh Trade Deficits and Misaligned Bilateral Exchange Rate: Can Bangladesh Draw Lessons from Indonesia?” Routelege Journal of the Asia Pacific Economy Vol. 12, No. 1, 76–102, February 2007, (Co-author: Suparna Basu)
  • “Does Fiscal Deficit in India influence Trade Deficit in India? An Econometric Enquiry”, July 23-29, 2005, Vol.XL No. 30, Economic & Political Weekly. (Co-author: Suparna Basu)

 

Invited lecture


  • Invitation from International University of Business, Agriculture and Technology, Dhaka, Bangladesh for a talk on “Global Financial Crisis and Less Developed Countries” in Nov. 2008.
  • “Problem of maintaining Poor man’s consumption” presented in National Conference organized by Viswa Bharati University, Santi Niketan West Bengal in March, 2011.
  • ” Food Inflation and Future Market” presented in National Conference organized by Vidyasagar University, Midnapore, West Bengal in March, 2011.

 

PAPERS PRESENTED


  • “Determinants of Capital Structure of Indian Corporate Sector in the Period of Bull Run 2003-2007 - An Econometric Study” (Co-author – Babita Agarwal) presented in the International Conference on Business & Finance, ICFAI Business School, Hyderabad in January, 2009.
  • “Global melt down – is Indian economy vulnerable to crisis – a theoretical exploration”. (Co-author - Susmita Banerji) Paper presented in conference on “Forecasting financial markets” VGSOM, IIT, Kharagpur, W.B. in Dec. 2008.
  • “Sub- prime crisis and global macroeconomic imbalance” (Coauthor: Anamika Mukherji) paper presented in International Conference on Accounting and Finance in Transition, jointly organized by University of Greenwich and IMT, Nagpur in Nov.2008.
  • “Overregulated public sector and Public private partnership” paper presented in CPP Conference, IIM, Bangalore in August, 2008.
  • “Games of Influence on a Family of Disjoint Circles” – paper presented in Lancaster University Management School, UK in June, 2007. (Co-authors - Dr Jaideep Roy & Dziubinski M.)
  • "Small business finance: implication of delay in loan sanctions" - paper presented in international conference on Small business finance organized by IIM, Lucknow & Academy of Entrepreneurial Finance, USA in 2006. Adjudged best paper in the conference.

 

Academic Experience
 
  • Professor- Economics, Institute of Management Technology, Ghaziabad, since 2009
  • Professor- Economics, Institute of Management Technology, Nagpur 2008 -2009
  • Faculty – Economics, Asutosh College, University of Calcutta, 1987 – 2008
  • Guest faculty – Department of Economics, University of Calcutta, 2007 -2008
  • Guest Faculty - Department of Economics, University of Burdwan, 1988-1998
  • Guest Faculty - Department of Economics, Visva Bharati University, 2005-2006
  • Guest Faculty – Leon Kozminski Academy of Management, Warsaw, Poland, 2003
  • Guest researcher – Lancaster University Management School, UK, 2007
  • Guest researcher – University of Copenhagen, Denmark, 2001
  • Management Trainee – Steel Authority of India Ltd. -1980

  

Professional Experience


  • • Officer, State bank of India, 1980 – 1987