Bodhisattva Sengupta 

Bodhisattva Sengupta 

Associate Professor 
Education: PhD
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Research Interests: Public Economics and Policy, Dynamic Economic Theory

Journal Publications

1. Bodhisattva Sengupta, "Regional policy interaction in a federal economy", Indian Economic Review, Springer Nature [2023],

2. Bandana Chowdhury, Bodhisattva Sengupta, "Estimation of Engel Curve in Assam: An Application of Working Lesser Model", Indian Journal of Economics, vol.CIII (Part-IV), pp.739-773 [2023]

3. Suman Majumder, Krishnarti De, Praveen Kumar, Bodhisattva Sengupta , Pabitra Kumar Biswas, "Techno-commercial analysis of sustainable E-bus-based public transit systems: An Indian case study", Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews, Elsevier, vol.144 [2021],

4. Amarjyoti Mahanta, Bodhisattva Sengupta, "Price stabilization or income support? Preferences and cost of programmes", Indian Growth and Development Review, Emerald, ISBN.ISSN: 1753-8254 [2020], 10.1108/IGDR-06-2019-006

5. Pranti Dutta, Bodhisattva Sengupta, "Barriers of Maternal Health Seeking Behavior: A Bayesian Analysis", Journal of Womens Health Care, Omics International, vol.7, Issue no.4, pp.1-12, ISBN.ISSN:2167-0420 [2018], 10.4172/2167-0420.1000439

6. Kaveri Deb, Bodhisattva Sengupta, "Value-Added Trade and Empirical Distributions of RCA Indices", Journal of Quantitative Economics, Springer, vol.16, Issue no.1, pp.235-264, ISBN.0971-1554 [2018],

7. Kaveri Deb, Bodhisattva Sengupta, "On Empirical Distribution of RCA indices", Society and Management Review, SAGE, vol.6, Issue no.1, pp.23-41, ISBN.22779752 [2017]

Conference Proceedings

1. Pranti Dutta, Bodhisattva Sengupta, "Socioeconomic Determinants of Maternal Anemia: A Disaggregated Level Analysis from Assam , India", International Conference on Public Health, TIIKM, vol.3, Issue no.NA, pp.71-87 [2018], 10.17501/icoph . 2017.3109

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Sl.No Name Thesis Title PhD Status
1 Pranti Dutta Maternal health and maternal mortality: A study of four selected districts of Assam
2 Kaveri Deb Indices of Comparative Advantage: A Study with Focus on Differences between Gross Trade and Value-Added Trade
3 Daipayan Dhar Essays on Crimes, Politics and Public Finance in India
4 Rahul Kumar Singh Commodity Futures and Welfare of Wheat Farmers APR3
5 Anshul Kumar SOAS
Sl.No Name Year Dissertation Title
3 Viraj Mahesh Vibhute 2019 Federal Transfers in India: Issues related to redistribution and equalization
4 Ballabi Manjul 2017 Effect of peer group of educational decision: A study in Kamrup districts
5 Dhaaban Dheer Deka 2016 Participation in a health insurance programme: A study in Sualkuchi town
6 Anand Prakash 2015 Understanding the divergence between poverty line and deprivation: A case study of Gopalganj district, Bihar
7 Nayanakhee Sarma 2015 Community participation and effectiveness of ICDS: A case study of Kamrup district, Assam
8 Rishi Kishore 2014 Power sector crisis and tariff based incentive to overcome power crisis
9 Vineet Keshaw 2014 Debt-sustainability of north eastern states on India
10 Angshuman Sarma 2013 Social security for unorganized workers: Experience of construction workers in Kamrup Metropolitan City
11 Jiyaul Haque 2013 Financial Inclusion in Minority Concentrated Backward District: Special Reference to Kishanganj, Bihar
12 Prithiraj Borah 2013 National Environmental Policy 2006: A Critical Study with special reference to Assam
13 Romen Ningthoujam 2013 Indira Awaas Yojana in Imphal West District Manipur
14 Pooja Ktoky 2012 Leakages in public Distribution System: State Level perspectives
15 Jayanth Kumar
16 Pankaj Kumar Jha Determinants of Performance of PMAY(G) Housing: A state level Analysis

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Awards and Achievements

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Title: Complementarity, Substitutability and Public Good Provision in a Federal Economy

Name of Conference: ACEGD, 2021

Indian Statistical Institute, New Delhi Dec 20, 2021 - Dec 22, 2021 No.of Partcipants: 250 International View
Title: Price Stabilization or Income Support? Preferences and Cost of Programmes

Name of Conference: 5th International Conference on South Asian Economic Development

South Asian University, New Delhi Feb 19, 2021 - Feb 19, 2022 International
Title: Endogenous Leadership in Federal Transfer Game

Name of Conference: PET 2017

APET, Paris Jul 10, 2017 - Jul 13, 2017 International


Title: Budget 2022

Name of Invited Lecture: Panel Discussion on State and Union Budget 2022

K K Handiqui State Open University, Guwahati Mar 22, 2022 - Mar 22, 2022 No.of Partcipants: 50 National
Title: Lectures on Microeconomics

Name of Invited Lecture: Indian Statistical Service Training

IGIDR, Mumbai May 19, 2006 - May 19, 2010 National
Title: Probability Theory and Its Constituents

Name of Invited Lecture: CB 2018

Department of HSS, IIT Guwahati, Guwahati Mar 12, 2018 - Mar 12, 2018 National


Title: Fiscal Federalism

Name of Invited Lecture: Interaction Between Jurisdictions in a Federal Economy

KKHSOU, Guwahati, Guwahati Mar 21, 2023 - Jun 21, 2023 National


Title: Economics

Name of Workshop: Workshop in Memory of Professor Ngo Van Long

CIRANO, Montreal, Quebec, Canada Sep 23, 2022 - Sep 24, 2022 No.of Partcipants: 27 International View