Dr. Shridhar Kumar Dash

Professor, Finance
MA (Economics), PhD (Finance) (IGIDR)
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Teaching Interests

Financial Management,
Security Analysis and Portfolio Management,
Entrepreneurship, Social Entrepreneurship, and Entrepreneurial Finance,
Making Decisions

Research Interests

Entrepreneurship, Social Entrepreneurship,
Entrepreneurial Finance,
Making Decisions

Administrative Responsibilities

Dean (Academics)

Research & Publications


2018, JOURNAL: Evolution of network ties in social enterprises: a governance perspective, Inderscience

2015, Journal: Friends and Strangers: Leveraging the Power of Networks for New Venture Success, Development and Learning in Organizations

2015, Journal: Control Rights in Collective Entrepreneurial Activities of SHG’s: Setting the Research Agenda for National Rural Livelihood Mission (NRLM), Vilakshan

2015, Journal: Exploring the Venture Capitalist – Entrepreneur Relationship: Evidence from India, Journal of Small Business and Enterprise Development

2014, Journal: Constraints Faced by Entrepreneurs in Developing Countries: A Review and Assessment , World Review of Entrepreneurship, Management and Sustainable Development

2013, Journal: Trust and Reputation in New Ventures: Insights from an Indian Venture Capital Firm, Development and Learning in Organizations

2011, Journal: Role of Local Institutions in SHG Formation: Evidence from a Field Study in Orissa, Vilakshan

2000, Journal: Real and Financial Interaction Under Liberalization in an Open Developing Economy, Metroeconomica

2000, Journal: The Money Supply Process in India: Identification, Analysis and Estimation, Indian Economic Journal

1999, Journal: Transaction Cost in Indian Foreign Exchange Market: A Note, The Indian Journal of Economics

1999, Journal: Effect of Liberalization on Integration Between Indian and World Bullion Market, Indian Economic Journal

1999, Journal: Size and Composition of Board of Directors and Firm’s Performance: Indian Experience, Vikalpa: A Journal of Decision Makers

1998, Journal: Efficiency of Indian Foreign Exchange Market, Journal of Foreign Exchange and International Finance

1998, Journal: Risk Premium in the Indian Foreign Exchange Market, International Journal of Development Banking

1998, Journal: Efficiency of Indian Stock Market: Evidence from Long Memory Test, The Indian Journal of Economics

1998, Journal: Arbitrage: An Explanation for South East Asian Crisis and Indian Immunity, Economic and Political Weekly

Work Experience

Jan. 2008 - Present: Professor, Xavier Institute of Management, Bhubaneswar

Nov. 2006 – Dec. 2007: Vice President and Head Risk and Information Management at Reliance Retail - Membership, Finance and Travel Services

Oct 2005 - Nov 2006: Sr. Vice President& Head Decision Management – India Consumer Group at Citigroup India – Global Consumer Group

June 2003 - Oct. 2005: Vice President & Head, Advanced Analytical Solutions Centre, Chennai: International Decision Management at Citigroup International – Global Consumer Group

May 2001- June 2003: Director: Customer Management at American Express: US Consumer and Small Business Services

June 1998 – May 2001: Leader: New Projects at GE Capital: Analytical Center of Excellence

April 1994 – May 1998: Research Assistant at Indira Gandhi Institute of Development Research

December 1997 - Visiting Faculty at Xavier Institute of Management, Bhubaneswar


In my spare time I love to spend time at my village and interacting with the farmers.