Faculty At Social Science and humanities Department



Dr. Deepak Kumar Behera
Dr. Deepak Kumar Behera
Assistant Professor
Basic Information Research Interest:-Labour Economics, Agricultural Economics, Development Economics Issues
Email :- dkb@nitp.ac.in
Phone :-9557805425

Subjects Teaching in Department
  1. Industrial Economics & Financial Management
  2. Sociology & Building Economics
  3. Science, Society & Ethical Values
Educational Qualification
  1. Ph.D (Economics) - University of Hyderabad - 2012
  2. M.Phil (Economics) - University of Hyderabad - 2005
  3. MA (Economics) - University of Hyderabad - 2004
    Memberships & Society
    1. Life Member-Indian Society of Labour Economics
      Current Administrative Responsibility
      1. Examination Coordinator, Deptt. of HSS
      2. Member, Board of Studies (BoS), Deptt. of HSS
      3. Member, Departmental Research Committee (DRC), Deptt. of HSS
        Past Administrative Responsibility
        1. Time Table Coordinator, Deptt. of HSS
        2. PI (Academic Audit Coordinator), Deptt. of HSS
        3. Semster Officer (UG)
        4. Verifying Officer-CCMT-2018, 2017
        5. Member, CSAB-SFTI 2016
        6. PI (Sanhita)-Techno-Cultural Fest-2017
        7. Member, Library Advisory Committee, Deptt. of HSS
        8. Nodal Officer- Promoting Consultancy, testing and strengthening III, Deptt. of HSS
          Work Experiences
          1. Assisatnt Professor, National Institute of Technology Patna (December, 2014- Continuing)
          2. Assistant Professor, National Institute of Technology Uttarakhand (August,2013- December, 2014)
          3. Assistant Faculty, Entrepreneurship Development Institute of India, Gujarat (March, 2012- July, 2013)
          4. Young Professional, Perspective Planning Division, Planning Commission (May, 2010- February, 2011)
            Books
            1. (Book Chapter) Regional Dimensions of Economic Inequality in India, Sibani Swain & Deepak Kumar Behera, New Century Publications - 2011.
            2. (Book Chapter) The Analysis of Consumer Demand, Deepak Kumar Behera - 2005.
              Journals
              1. Deepika Sharma; Abhishek Kumar; Deepak Kumar Behera, Female Labour Force Participation Across SAARC Countries Using Dynamic Panel Model. Indian Journal of Labour Economics. - 2020,DOI:10.1007/s41027-020-00244-3 (SCOPUS INDEXED JOURNAL)- Springer Nature- In Press.
              2. Deepak Kumar Behera, Farmers Participation in Contract Farming in India: A Study of Bihar. Agricultural Economics Review. 21(2) - 2020,ISSN:1109-2580 (SCOPUS INDEXED JOURNAL) - In Press.
              3. Deepak Kumar Behera, Determinants of Employment Potential in Industrial Sector: An Indian Perspective . Regional and Sectoral Economic Studies. 19(1) - 2019,47-62, ISSN:15784460 (SCOPUS INDEXED JOURNAL).
              4. Deepak Kumar Behera, Determinants of Employment Potential in India Service Sector: The Post-reform Experience . Indian Journal of Labour Economics. 61(4) - 2018,639-657, DoI:10.1007/s41027-019-0152-9 (SCOPUS INDXED JOURNAL)-Springer Nature.
              5. Deepak Kumar Behera, Nature and Intensity of Inter-State inequality in India . The Journal of Social, Political and Economic Studies. 42(1), Spring - 2017,ISSN:0193-5941 (SCOPUS INDEXED JOURNAL).
              6. Deepak Kumar Behera, Measuring Socio-Economic Progress in India: Issues and Challenges. Revista Galega de Economia. 25(2) - 2016,117-132, ISSN:1132-2799 (SCOPUS INDEXED JOURNAL).
              7. Deepak Kumar Behera, Employment Potential in Indian Agriculture: An Econometric Investigation. Applied Econometrics and International Development. 16(2) - 2016,129-140, ISSN:15784487 (SCOPUS INDEXED JOURNAL).
              8. Deepak Kumar Behera, Occupational Transformation in India: Issues and Challenges . The Journal of Social, Political and Economic Studies. 40(4), Winter - 2015,413-445, ISSN:0193-5941 (SCOPUS INDEXED JOURNAL).
              9. Deepak Kumar Behera & Mitali Tiwari, Growth and Determinants of Employment in Indian Agriculture. Journal of Land and Rural Studies. 2(1), January - 2014,43-55, ISSN:2321-0249 (SAGE PUBLICATION).
              10. Deepak Kumar Behera, Regional Imbalances and Role of Planning in India. Journal of Regional Development and Planning. 2(2), December - 2013,175-179, ISSN:2277-9094.
              11. Deepak Kumar Behera & R V Ramana Murthy, Sectoral Occupational Transformation in India: New Directions and Old Concerns. Indian Journal of Labour Economics. 56(3), September - 2013,415-432, ISSN:0971-7927 (SCOPUS INDEXED JOURNAL).
              12. Deepak Kumar Behera & Vivek Bhatt, Employment Trends in India - 1983 to 2009-10. Voice of Research. 1(1), Jan-Mar - 2012,58-66, ISSN:2277-7733.
              13. Deepak Kumar Behera, Economic Growth and Employment Trends in India: 1983 to 2009-10: What Does the Latest Employment Data Reveal . Indian Journal of Labour Economics. 55(2), April-June - 2012,265-279, ISSN:0971-7927 (SCOPUS INDEXED JOURNAL).
              14. Deepak Kumar Behera, Economic Growth and Sectoral Linkages: Empirical Evidence from Odisha. Journal of Regional Development and Planning. 1(2), December - 2012,91-102, ISSN:2277-9094.
              15. Deepak Kumar Behera & Mitali Tiwari, Structural Transformation of Employment in India, 1983 to 2009-10 . Artha Vijnana (Journal of the Gokhale Institute of Politica and Economcs). 54(3), September - 2012,342-356, ISSN:0971-586X.
              16. R V Ramana Murthy & Deepak Kumar Behera, Employment Potential in Service Sector: In the Post Liberalization Period in India. Indian Journal of Economics. 89(355), April - 2009,599-617, ISSN:0019-5170.
                International Conferences
                1. , Determinants of Farmers Participation in Contract Farming: A Study from Bihar in India, 3rd International Conference on Economics and Development.  Bangkok, Thailand,13-14 June - 2019, Session Best Paper Award.
                2. Deepak Kumar Behera, Growth, Employment and Productivity in Post-liberalization period in India: A case of Recent effects of Economic slowdown on Employment, Economics, Business Management and Marketing.  375-378, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore ,October - 2009, .
                3. , A Study on Employment and Productivity in Post-Liberalisation Period in India, International Conference on Employment Opportunities and Public Employment Policy in Globalizing India.  Centre for Development Studies, Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala,3-5 April - 2008, .
                4. , Environmental impact on India Dirty Industries, International Conference on Environment and Management.  Jawaharlal Nehru Technology University, Hyderabad,28-30 Nov - 2005, .
                National Conferences
                1. , Female Labour Force Participation across SAARC Countries using Dynamic Panel Model, 61st Annual Conference of the Indian Society of Labour Economics .  Panjabi University, Patiala, Punjab ,7-9 December - 2019, .
                2. , Changing Structure of Rural Employment in Bihar: Issues and Challenges, 61st Annual Conference of the Indian Society of Labour Economics .  Panjabi University, Patiala, Punjab ,7-9 December - 2019, .
                3. , An Econometric Analysis of Determinants of Employment Growth in India Industrial Sector, 60th Annual Conference of the Indian Society of Labour Economics .  Indira Gandhi Institute of Development Research (IGIDR), Mumbai,19-21 Dec - 2018, .
                4. , Determinants of Employment Potential in India Service Sector-The Post-reform Experience, 59th Annual Conference of the Indian Society of Labour Economics .  Gulati Institute of Finance of Taxation, Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala,16-18 Dec - 2017, Ruddar Datt Memorial Award for Best Paper with Cash Prize of amount 10000.
                5. , Sectoral Occupational Transformation in India: New Directions and Old Concerns, 54th Annual Conference of the Indian Society of Labour Economics.  BHU, Varanasi,20-22 Dec - 2012, .
                6. , Productivity-Employment Trade-off in India: An Empirical Investigation on Effects of Employment Participation on Labour Productivity, 46th Annual Conference of The Indian Econometric Society.  Jammu University, Jammu,4-6 March - 2010, .
                7. , Whither Structural Transformation in India?, Indian Political Economic Association .  Guru Nanak Dev University, Amritsar University, Punjab,2-3 Nov - 2007, .
                8. , Service Sector Boom: How much for Employment?, Indian Society of Labour Economics.  Bharathidasan University, Tiruchirappalli, Tamil Nadu,5-7 Jan - 2007, .
                Professional Services
                1. Organised Online Expert Lecture on "Understanding New National Education Policy" on 5th September 2020 at 11.00 AM (Deptt. of HSS, NITP)
                2. Reviewer- International Journal of Social Economics, Emerald Publishing,2020
                3. Speaker on "Coping with COVID19: Mental Health & Wellness", at Webinar organised by C.S.E.P.R.S, New Delhi on 23rd August, 2020
                4. Keynote Speaker on "Labour Crisis in the Shadow of COVID19 Pandemic", at Webinar organised by T.P.S Collge, Patna on 23rd May, 2020
                5. Chaired a Session as a Discussant on “Workers in the Auto Industry in India: A Fresh Look at India’s Periodic Labour Force Survey” at One day Seminar on “Issues in Indian Economy” in the Department of Humanities and Social Sciences, Indian Institute of Technology Patna, 19th February 2020.
                6. Chaired a Session on “Industrial Organisation and Policy” at 3rd International Conference on Economics and Development-2019, 13-14th June 2019, Bangkok, Thailand.
                7. Chaired a Session on “Macroeconomic Issues” at 3rd International Conference on Economics and Development-2019, 13-14th June 2019, Bangkok, Thailand
                Projects
                1. India s Agrarian Crisis and the Emergence of Contract Farming- A Study of Bihar", Sponsored by Indian Council of Social Science Research (ICSSR), New Delhi, Grant Amount- Rs. 10,000,00- Project Report Submitted (August, 2018)
                Phd Students
                1. Ms. Deepika Sharma (Part-Time) - Employment and Migration ( 2019 - On Going ).
                2. Ms. Maryam Sabreen (Full-Time) - Rural Non-Farm Employment Growth- A Study of Bihar ( 2017 - On Going ).