Faculty Details

Dr. Biresh K Sahoo

Professor, Economics
Library Coordinator

Ph.D. (IIT Kharagpur, India), JSPS Fellow (GRIPS, Tokyo, Japan), Lise Meitner Fellow (WU-Wien, Austria)
Phone:+91 (0)674 6647 735 (O) / 996 (R)
Email:biresh@ximb.ac.in
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Teaching Interests

- Microeconomic Theory
- Economics of Benchmarking

Research Interests

- Applied Production Frontier Analysis
- Efficiency and Productivity Analysis
- Data Envelopment Analysis

External Links
On Postdoctoral Fellowship for Overseas Researchers:
- Lise Meitner Programme <https://www.fwf.ac.at/en/research-funding/fwf-programmes/meitner-programme/>
- JSPS Postdoctoral Fellowship Programme <http://www.jsps.go.jp/english/e-fellow/postdoctoral.html>

On Software:
- TFPIP, DEAP, and FRONTIER <http://www.uq.edu.au/economics/cepa/software.htm>
- EMS Efficiency and Productivity Software <http://www.holger-scheel.de/ems/>

Administrative Responsibilities

Coordinator for Library Services in XIMB (since May 2013 onwards ...)
Coordinator for Fellow Programme in Management (FPM) in XIMB (May, 2011- July, 2012)
Coordinator for Economics Area in XIMB (2010 -2012; 2014 - continuing )

Member in Editorial Board

Associate Editor, Omega - The International Journal of Management Science

Research & Publications

#Journal

2009, Journal: Decomposing Capacity Utilization in Data Envelopment Analysis: An Application to Banks in India, European Journal of Operational Research, Vol. 195, No. 2, pp. 575-594.

2009, Journal: Radial and Non-radial Decompositions of Profit Change: With An Application to Indian Banking, European Journal of Operational Research, Vol. 196, No. 3, pp. 1130-1146.

2009, Journal: Fair Allocation Based on Two Criteria: A DEA Game View of Add Them Up and Divide by Two, Journal of the Operations Research Society of Japan, Vol. 52, No. 2, pp. 131-146.

2008, Journal: A Non-parametric Approach to Measuring Short-run Expansion Path, Journal of Quantitative Economics, Vol. 6, No. 1&2, pp. 137-150.

2008, Journal: Decomposition of Total Factor Productivity Growth in Nonparametric Framework: A Reconsideration, The Indian Journal of Economics, Vol. LXXXVIII, No. 350, pp. 493-524.

2008, Journal: A Comparative Application of Alternative DEA Models in Selecting Efficient Large Cap Market Securities in India, International Journal of Management Perspectives, Vol. 1, No. 2, pp. 62-75.

2007, Journal: Productive Performance Evaluation of the Banking Sector in India Using Data Envelopment Analysis, International Journal of Operations Research, Vol. 4, No. 2, pp. 63-79.

2007, Journal: Scale, Scope and Capacity Utilization in DEA, International Journal of Applied Economics and Econometrics, Vol. 15, No. 4, pp. 298-328.

2007, Journal: Examining the Total Factor Productivity Change in Radial and Non-radial DEA Models: An Application to Indian Commercial Banks, International Journal of Applied Economics and Econometrics, Vol. 15, No. 4, pp. 383-405.

2006, Journal: Re-examining Scale Elasticity in DEA, Annals of Operations Research, Vol. 145, No. 1, pp. 69-87.

2006, Journal: Evaluating Technical Change: An Application to Indian Sunrise Industries, Anvesak: Journal of the Sardar Patel Institute of Economic Research, Vol. 36, No. 1, pp. 59-86.

2005, Journal: Evaluating Cost Efficiency and Returns to Scale in the Life Insurance Corporation of India Using Data Envelopment Analysis, Socio-Economic Planning Sciences, Vol. 39, No. 4, pp. 261-285.

2004, Journal: Degree of Scale Economies and Congestion: A Unified DEA Approach, European Journal of Operational Research, Vol. 158, No. 3, pp. 755-772.

2004, Journal: Measuring Productivity Growth and Capacity Utilization in Data Envelopment Analysis: An Application, International Journal of Applied Economics and Econometrics, Vol. 12, No. 2, pp. 165-200.

2003, Journal: Scale, Indivisibilities and Production Function in Data Envelopment Analysis, International Journal of Production Economics, Vol. 84, No. 2, pp. 165-192.

2003, Journal: An Empirical Comparison of Farrell and Koopmans Measures of Technical Efficiency in Data Envelopment Analysis, Anvesak: Journal of the Sardar Patel Institute of Economic Research, Vol. 33, No. 2, pp. 81-110.

2002, Journal: An Alternative to CRISIL Credit Rating Using Discriminant Analysis, The IUP Journal of Applied Finance, Vol. 8, No. 1, pp.

2001, Journal: Measuring Technical Efficiency in Data Envelopment Analysis, Opsearch, Vol. 38, No. 5, pp. 456-483.

2000, Journal: Returns to Scale and Technical Efficiency in Indian Agriculture, Anvesak: Journal of the Sardar Patel Institute of Economic Research, Vol. 30, No. 1, pp. 39-60.

1999, Journal: A Comparative Application of Data Envelopment Analysis and Frontier Translog Production Function for Estimating Returns to Scale and Efficiencies, International Journal of Systems Science, Vol. 30, No. 4, pp. 379-394.

#Book

2006, Book: Efficiency Models in Data Envelopment Analysis: Techniques of Evaluation of Productivity of Firms in a Growing Economy, London: Palgrave Macmillan (ISBN-13: 978-0-230-01886-0, ISBN-10: 0-230-01886-6).

#Book Chapter

2005, Chapter: Evaluation of Alternative Efficiency Measures: An Application. , In R. Ghosh and C. Neogi (eds.) Theory and Applications of Productivity and Efficiency: Econometric and DEA Approach (Chapter 3, pp: 45-666), Macmillan India.

Conference/Seminar

2016, Conference-Attended: Decomposing Efficiency and Returns to Scale in Two-Stage Network DEA / The 9th International Conference of Iranian Operations Research Society, Venue: Shiraz, Iran

2016, Conference-Attended: Data Envelopment Analysis International Conference 2016 (DEAIC2016): Methodology Advances and Applications in Governance and Management, Venue: Nanjing, China

Projects / Consultancy

2009, Measuring Inter-temporal efficiency and returns to Scale in DEA: An Application to Indian Banking Industry, Client: Japan Society for the Promotion of Science, Japan, Status:

2009, Extended DEA Models and Eco-efficiency, Client: Board of the Austrian Science Fund (FWF), Austria , Status:

2009, Network DEA and its Applications, Client: Japan Society for the Promotion of Science, Japan, Status:

2008, Productivity Management in Rice Production Activities A Data Envelopment Analysis, Client: Indian Council of Agricultural Research (ICAR), New Delhi, India, Status:

2007, Radial and Non-radial Decompositions of Profit Variance, Client: Japan Society for the Promotion of Science, Japan, Status:

2006, Nonparametric and Parametric Measures of Scale Elasticity: A Comparative Evaluation, Client: Japan Society for the Promotion of Science, Japan, Status:

2005, Indivisibilities and Economies of Scope in Data Envelopment Analysis, Client: Japan Society for the Promotion of Science, Japan, Status:

2004, Scale, Scope and Capacity Utilization in Data Envelopment Analysis, Client: Japan Society for the Promotion of Science, Japan, Status:

Work Experience

April 29, 2014 - May 1, 2014
Visiting Professor, XLRI, Jamshedpur [India] (On a special leave from XIMB).

April 01, 2013 - April 14, 2013
Visiting Professor, Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU), New Delhi [India] (On a special leave from XIMB).

April 03, 2012 - April 17, 2012
Visiting Professor, Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU), New Delhi [India] (On a special leave from XIMB).

Feb. 19, 2012 - Feb.23, 2012
Visiting Scholar, National Graduate Institute for Policy Studies (GRIPS), Tokyo [Japan] (On a special leave from XIMB).

May 28, 2010 onwards ...
Professor, Xavier Institute of Management, Bhubaneswar (XIMB) [India]

May 28, 2009 - May 27, 2010
Associate Professor, Xavier Institute of Management, Bhubaneswar (XIMB) [India]

March 12, 2009 - March 20, 2009
Visiting Scholar, National Graduate Institute for Policy Studies (GRIPS), Tokyo [Japan] (On a special casual leave from Amrita School of Business (ASB), Coimbatore).

Feb. 05, 2008 - Feb. 04, 2009
(Senior) Lise Meitner Fellow, Department of Economics, Vienna University of Economics and Business Administration, Vienna (WU-Wien) [Austria] (On a special leave from ASB, Coimbatore).

Sept. 01, 2007 - May 26, 2009
Professor, Amrita School of Business (ASB), Coimbatore [India].

Jan. 23, 2007 - Feb.22, 2007
Visiting Scholar, National Graduate Institute for Policy Studies (GRIPS), Tokyo Japan] (On a special leave from ASB, Coimbatore).

Jan. 12, 2006 - Feb. 01, 2006
Visiting Scholar, National Graduate Institute for Policy Studies (GRIPS), Tokyo [Japan] (On a special leave from ASB, Coimbatore).

Dec. 01, 2004 - Dec. 25, 2004
Research Fellow, National Graduate Institute for Policy Studies (GRIPS), Tokyo [Japan] (On a special leave from ASB, Coimbatore)

July 05, 2004 - Aug. 31, 2007
Associate Professor, Amrita School of Business (ASB), Amrita University, Coimbatore [India].

March 07, 2004 - March 27, 2004:
Research Fellow, National Graduate Institute for Policy Studies (GRIPS), Tokyo [Japan].

Nov. 05, 2001 - Nov. 04, 2002
JSPS (Postdoc.) Fellow, National Graduate Institute for Policy Studies (GRIPS), Tokyo [Japan] (On a special leave from TAPMI, Manipal)

Feb. 01, 2000 - Feb. 29, 2004
Assistant Professor, T. A. Pai Management Institute (TAPMI), Manipal [India].

July 12, 1999 - Jan. 31, 2000
Assistant Professor of Economics at SDM Institute for Management Development, Mysore [India].