Ashutosh Tripathi

Ashutosh Tripathi
PhD (Economics)
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Dr. AshutoshTripathi hold doctorate in Economics under sandwich model from Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi in collaboration with Yale University, USA. He has been awarded prestigious Fox International Fellowship of Yale University. He is a development economist whose research interests are centered on agricultural and rural finance with regional focus on India.
He has published research paper in reputed international and national journals and authored a book titled “Agricultural Prices and Production in Post Reform India” published by Routledge: An imprint of Taylor and Francis.
Prior to joining IIM Sambalpur, he was affiliated with National Institute of Bank Management, Pune and IIM Rohtak as faculty of Economics.

Latest Publications

A. Books

  • Agricultural Prices and Production in Post-reform India, Routledge; An imprint of Taylor and Francis Books, 2014, ISBN: 978-1-138-02019-1. Details here

B. Refereed Articles in Journals

  • Price and Profitability Analysis of Major Pulses in India, Asian Journal of Agriculture and Development, Vol. 14 No. 2, pp 83-102, 2017
  • Credit for Agricultural Households in India: Growing Inequities, Journal of Asian and African Studies Vol. 52 No. 6, pp 807–823, 2017
  • Link Between Food Price Inflation and Rural Wage Dynamics (with AtulanGuha), Economic and Political Weekly, Vol. XLIX, No. 26&27, pp 66-73, 2014 Special Issue on Review of Rural Affairs, June 28th, 2014
  • India’s Agricultural Trade - Policies and Patterns: An Analysis of Selected Food Commodities”, Journal of Indian School of Political Economy, Vol. XXIV, Nos 1-4, pp 181-219, January-December 2012, Published in 2014
  • Spread of SHG-Bank Linkage Programme in India – Potential vis-à-vis Achievements, Journal of Asian and African Studies, Vol. 49, No. 2, pp 215-233, 2014
  • Decomposing Variability in Agricultural Prices: The Case of Selected Indian Agricultural Commodities, Economic and Political Weekly, Vol. XLVIII, No. 52, pp 46-53, 2013, Special Issue on Review of Rural Affairs, December 28th, 2013
  • Agricultural Price Policy, Output and Farm Profitability – Examining Linkages during post reform period in India, Asian Journal of Agriculture and Development, Vol. 10, No. 1, pp 91-111, 2013
  • Horticulture in Himachal Pradesh: Emerging Threats From Globalization, Technological and Climatic Changes”, Man & Development, March 25(1):21-34, 2003

C. Book Chapters, Discussion/Working Papers

  • “Reshaping Agriculture Trade Policy” chapter 3 in edited volume on Food and Policy-Reforming Agriculture, Cambridge University Press, page 68-96, April, 2008
  • “Linkage Between Food price Inflation and Rural Wage Dynamics” Working Paper of Institute of Rural Management Anand (IRMA), Gujarat, No. 253, 2014
  • “Ensuring Adequate Flexibility through Special Products: A Case Study of India” Working paper of Centre for Trade and Development (CENTAD), New Delhi, No. 06, 2006
  • “Aiding Development through Trade Safety Net” Trading Up A quarterly trade magazine of Centre for Trade and Development (CENTAD), New Delhi, Vol. 2, Issue 4, Oct-Dec. 2006
  • “Trade liberalization and Indian Agriculture: A Discussion on Food Security concerns in the WTO regime” Working paper of V. V. Giri National Labour Institute, NOIDA, No. 065/2005

D. Opinion articles/Columns in News Paper

  • Revisit interest subsidy scheme for farmers, The Hindu Business Line, May 14, 2016
  • Why Priority Lending Certificates Won’t Sell, The Hindu Business Line, April 23, 2016
  • New lending norms will hurt small farmers, The Hindu Business Line, December 4, 2015
  • A pointless number chase, The Hindu Business Line, October 7, 2015
  • Managing capital formation in agriculture, The Financial Express, September 14, 2015
  • Credit for agricultural households: Growing inequity, The Financial Express, August 25, 2015
  • A policy failure in pulses, The Financial Express, August 7, 2015
  • Towards a second Green Revolution, The Financial Express, July 13, 2015
  • The rainfall isn’t bad, after all, The Financial Express, July 1, 2015
  • Getting procurement price right, The Financial Express, June 9, 2015
  • Fixing financial inclusion, The Financial Express, June 5, 2015
  • Dangers in Doha’s Dark Alleys, Business Standard, August 23, 2007
  • Why Self-sufficiency matters, Business Standard, September 20, 2007