Faculty Details

Dr. Biswa Swarup Misra

Professor, Economics
Ph.D. Economics, CAIIB
Phone:6647895
Email:biswa@ximb.ac.in
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Teaching Interests

Macroeconomics
Business Economics
Indian Economic Environment and Policy
Financial Institutions and Markets
Commercial Banking

Research Interests

Regional Growth Dynamics
Macro-Economic Modelling
Micro Finance
Applied Econometrics
Banking and Fiscal Policy.

Administrative Responsibilities

Dean Academics, XIMB, 2013-2016

Member in Editorial Board

Member Scientific Council, Journal of Management and Financial Sciences, Warsaw School of Economics, Poland

Other Membership

• Member of ‘Expert Group for Development of a Methodology for Computation of an Index for Infrastructure Development at the all India level and for States’, Ministry of Statistics and Programme Implementation, Government of India (2013).
• Member of ‘Working Group to Study Interest Subvention’, Government of Orissa (2013 and 2014)
• Member of ‘Working Group on Public Sector’s Draft of Private Savings’, Planning Commission, Government of India for the 12th Five Year Plan (2011).
• Member of the Expert Committee for implementation of Chief Minister's Award for Excellence and Innovation in Government and Public Service Delivery (2014 and 2015).

Research & Publications

#Journal

2015, JOURNAL: 1. Which Infrastructure Matters More for Growth-Economic or Social? Evidence from Indian States during 2001-2010, Review of Urban & Regional Development Studies, Applied Regional Science Conference (ARSC) and Wiley Publishing Asia Pty Ltd,Link

2015, JOURNAL: An Assessment of Impact of Crop Loan Delivery on Credit Cooperatives , ,Link

2012, JOURNAL: The Role of FIIs in the Indian Stock Market, XIMB, Bhubaneswar,Link

2010, JOURNAL: Changing Dimension of India’s Growth Process: A State Level Analysis, Indian Association for Research on National Income and Wealth, India,Link

2009, Journal: What Ails Cooperatives in India-A State Level Analysis, Compatrative Economic Studies,Link

2009, Journal: Stock Returns and Inflation Relation in India, 1980-2004, Applied Econometrics and International Dvelopm,ent,Link

2009, Journal: Changing Dimension of India's Growth Process: A State Level Analysis, Vilakshan, XIMB,Link

2009, Journal: Performance of Cooperatives in India - An Empirical Analysis, Indian Economic Journal, Indian Economic Association,Link

2007, Journal: Public Expenditure on Health and Health Outcomes: Experience of the Indian States’, Vilakshan,Link

2006, Journal: The Performance of Regional Rural Banks (RRBs) in India: Has Past Anything to Suggest for Future? , Occasional Papers, Reserve Bank of India Vol. 25, No. 1, 2 and 3, Summer, Monsoon and Winter . ,Link

2006, Journal: Sustainability of Federal Finances in India: An Application of Non staitionary Panel Methods. , Journal of Quantitative Economics, New Series Volume 4, No.1 January ,Link

2005, Journal: A Structural Approach to the Bank Lending Channel of Monetary Policy: Evidence from India, Indian Economic Journal, Vol.53, No.1 April-June ,Link

2005, Journal: Allocative Efficiency of Indian Banking System in the Post-reform Period: A State Level Analysis , Occasional Papers, Reserve Bank of India,Link

2005, Journal: Are Indian States Converging in the Post-reform period? : An Empirical Inquiry, Journal of Quantitative Economics,Link

2004, Journal: Analytics of Agricultural Growth in Orissa, Prajnan, Journal of the National Institute of Bank Management, Pune, India,Link

2004, Journal: Impact of Economic Reforms , Economic and Political Weekly Vol. XXXIX No.39 (September 25 - October1),Link

2003, Journal: Analytics of Credit and Output nexus in India , Occasional Papers, Reserve Bank of India (Vol.24, Nos. 1&2, Summer and Monsoon 2003,Link

#Book

2013, Book: Revisiting Regional Growth Dynamics in India in the Post-Economic Reform Period, October 2013, Palgrave Macmillan, UK,Link

2013, Book: Reflections on Contemporary Economic Issues , Xavier University Press, Xavier University, Bhubaneswar,Link

2010, Book: Credit Cooperatives in India -Past, Present and Future, Routledge, UK,Link

2009, Book: Regional Rural Banks in India- Can They Turn Around Post Restructuring, VDM Verlag, Germany,Link

2007, Book: Regional Growth Dynamics in India in the Post Economic Reform Period, Palgrave Macmillan, UK,Link

#Book Chapter

2015, Chapter: Centre- State Relations in Indian Fiscal Context, Academic Foundation, Aacademic Foundation in association with Centre for Economic and Social Studies (CESS), Hyderabad, 2015 ,Link

2015, Chapter: Regional Development and Public Policy Challenges in India, Springer, India,Link

2015, Chapter: Centre- State Relations in Indian Fiscal Context Editors C.H. Hanumantha Rao, R. Radhakrishna, S. Galab and N. Sreedevi, academic foundation in association with Centre for Economic and Social Studies (CESS), Hyderabad, India,Link

2008, Chapter: Challenge of Inclusive Banking: Experience of Bihar, Banking in the New Millennium-Issues, Challenges and Strategies edited by R K Uppal and Rimpi Kaur, Mahamaya Publishing House, New Delhi,Link

2008, Chapter: Regional Rural Banks in India - Past, Present and Future , Atlantic Publishers, Newl Delhi,Link

#Working Paper

2012, WorkingPaper: Writtings in mass media, Business Line, Link

Conference/Seminar

2010, Conference-Attended: Changing Dimensions of India’s Growth Process: A State Level Analysis, Venue:

2009, Conference-Attended: What Constrains the Middle Tier in The Cooperative Edifice of India, Venue:

2006, Conference-Attended: A Structural Approach to the Bank Lending Channel of Monetary Policy: Evidence from India, Venue:

2005, Conference-Attended: The Performance of Regional Rural Banks (RRBs) in India: Has Past Anything to Suggest for Future?’, Venue:

2005, Conference-Attended: Inflationary Consequences of the Fiscal Stance: Experience of the Indian States in the 1990s and Beyond, Venue:

2004, Conference-Attended: Sustainability of Public Debt in India: An Assessment in the Context of Fiscal Rules, Venue:

2003, Conference-Attended: Are Indian States Converging in the Post-reform period? : An Empirical Inquiry, Venue:

2002, Conference-Attended: Restructuring of Public Sector Banks, Venue:

2001, Conference-Attended: Role of Banks in Infrastructure Financing, Venue:

Projects / Consultancy

2015, Ramification of Debt Waivers in Odisha, Client: NABARD, Status: Completed

2015, Enterprise Social Commitment Plan of Mideast Integrated Steels Ltd.(MISL), Client: MISL, Status: Completed

2013, Assessing the impact of regulated interest rates from the perspective of institutional viability of the Credit Cooperative System, Client: GIZ and NABARD, Status: Completed

Directorial / Advisory Position

Editorial Board Member , Journal of Management and Financial Sciences,Warsaw School of Economics, Poland,Duration: 15-12-2011 to

Work Experience

Organization Duration In the capacity of

Bank of Baroda, Chief Economist, May 2016-Sep 2017
Bank of India, Chief Economist, Nov 2010-Nov 2011
Reserve Bank of India, Asst. General Manager, July 2002 - Oct 2010
Xavier Institute of Management, Bhubaneswar
June 2007 to June 2010 (on lien from the Reserve Bank of India) Associate Professor (Economics)
Union Bank of India, Mumbai September 2001 to June 2002 Economist

Hobbies

Life member, Indian Econometric Society
Life member, Indian Economic Association
Life member, Indian Association for Research in National Income and Wealth
Life member, Orissa Economic Association