Department of Economics

Dr. Kanchan Datta

Dr. Kanchan Datta

M.A., Ph.D.

Associate Professor

Contact Addresses:

Conatact No.+91- 9800067232
Mailing Address Kanchan Datta, Near Old Fire Station, Sial  Para, Jalpaiguri, 735101
e-Mail kanchan.datta@gmail.com

Subject specialization: Econometrics

Areas of Research Interest: Development  Economics

No. of Ph.D. students:    (a) Supervised: 01      (b) Ongoing: 06

No. of M.Phil. students: (a) Supervised: 03       (b) Ongoing: Nil .

No. of Publications:        (a) Journal(s) : 30     ( b) Book(s) : 0 2           (c) Book chapter(s): 09

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Selective List of Publications:

  1. Twin Deficits Phenomenon in SAARC Countries- An Econometric Enquiry” Published by Registrar ,University of North Bengal (2009) ,ISBN 978-81-920381-6-2, (Co author: Chandan Kumar Mukhopadhyay)
  2.  Budget Deficit and Interest Rate in SAARC Countries: A Time Series  Approach’   Published by: Abhijeet Publications, New Delhi (2011),ISBN: 978-93-80031-99-6 (Co author: Chandan Kumar Mukhopadhyay)
  3. Various Applied Issues on Indian Economy, Published by: Abhijeet Publications, New Delhi (2011), ISBN: 978-93-81136-16-4 (Co author: Chandan Kumar Mukhopadhyay)
  4. Applied Economics on North East India, Published by: Abhijeet Publications, New Delhi(2011),ISBN:978-93-81136-17-1 (Co author: Chandan Kumar Mukhopadhyay)
  5. Existence of Twin Deficits in Economics (with Special reference to the economy of Maldives), Published by: Abhijeet Publications, New Delhi (2011),ISBN: 978-93-81136-32-4, (Co author: Chandan Kumar Mukhopadhyay)
  6. Regional Development and Womens Empowerment, Published by New Delhi Publishers, New Delhi (2012),ISBN; 978-93-81274-07-1, edited by Kanchan Datta, Chandan Kumar Mukhopadhyay and Anil Bhuimali)
  7. Macro Econometrics-with special reference to the economy of India, ISBN 978-3-8473-2570-3,Lambert   Academic Publishing (LAP), Germany, 2012
  8. Macro Econometrics On Some South-East Asian Nations, Abhijeet Publications, New Delhi(2012),ISBN:978-93-81136-68-3 (Co author: Chandan Kumar Mukhopadhyay)


  9. Determinants of Trade Balance inIndia-An ARDL Cointegration Approach, Edited Volume titled “Research Issues in Applied Economics” edited by Dr. K.Majumdar and Dr. P.K. Jena,,(2015),Mc Graw Hill Education, ISBN 978-93-392-2429-5
  10. Relationship between Growth of Export and GDP Growth in India in edited Volume of ‘Emerging Global Economic Perspectives ,2015,ISBN: 978-93-8326-309-7,Co-author: Subhasis De
  11. Agriculture and Economic Growth in Arunachal Pradesh: A True Reflection of the Tribal People’s Commitment, in the Edited Volume of ‘Development of Tribal People of North-East India, Issues and Challenges,2015,ISBN:-13: 978-93-5125-008-1, Co-author: Chandan Kumar Mukhopadhyay
  12. Multidimensional Poverty index of Totos-The smallest and Primitive tribe in Jalpaiguri District of West Bengal’, Economic Affairs, 2014, Volume 59,Issue 4, Print ISSN: 0424-2513, Online ISSN: 0976-4666, (Co-author: Subhasis De),
  13. “Forecasting of Rice Production in North –East States of India”, Manthan, Journal of Commerce and Management, PUBLISHED BY Journal Press India,January-June 2014, Vol-1,Issue-1,Page No. 142-158,ISSN:2347-4440
  14. “Relationship between Remittances and Economic Growth in Bangladesh: An Econometric Study”, Bangladesh Development Research Working Paper Series (BDRWPS19), January 2014
  15. “Relationship between Currency Depreciation and Trade Balance in India- An Econometric Study”, International Journal of Management Development and Training,(Peer Reviewed Journal) Vol-I, March, 2014,Page No. 85-97,ISSN:2347-9361
  16. “Dornbusch’s Sticky Price Monetary model of Exchange rate determination revisited on Indian Economy”, The Indian Journal of Economics, January 2014,Vol.XIVC, Part III,No. 374,ISSN:0019-5170
  17. “Governance- A Simple Attempt to Measure”, Economic Affairs, Vol 58, December (Special Issue),2013, Page No.485-491,ISSN:0424-2513
  18. “Measuring Master Level Students Satisfaction - Evidence from University of North Bengal, India”, SIT Journal of Management Vol.3,No.2: December, 2013,PP 102-109
  19. “A Bird’s Eye View of Eco-Tourism in Jalpaiguri”, Economic Affairs, Vol. 57, Issue-2, 2012, ISSN: 0976-4666
  20. “Relationship between Fiscal Balance and Balance in the Current Account in Singapore: An Econometric Analysis” ,The Indian Journal of Economics, No.368 July 2012 Part I, Vol.XIII ISSN 0019-5170
  21. “Do Budget Deficits affect Current Account Deficit? Some evidence for Bhutan” The IUP Journal of Bank Management, Vol.XI,No.4, Nov.2012, ISSN.0972-6918, Co author: Bimal Sarkar and Subhashis Dey
  22. “Relationship between Currency Depreciation and Output Growth in Bangladesh – A Time Series Investigation” International Journal of Economic Issues, Volume 5 No.1 January-June 2012, ISSN: 0974-603X, (Refereed Journal)
  23. “Relationship between Currency Depreciation and Output Growth on Pakistan – A Time Series Study”, International Journal of Economic Issues, Volume 5 No.1 January-June 2012, ISSN: 0974-603X(Refereed Journal)
  24. “Twin Deficits Phenomenon in Srilanka- An Econometric Study” ,The Indian Journal of Economics, No.367 April 2012 Part IV, Vol.XIIC ISSN 0019-5170
  25. “ARIMA Forecasting of the export of software services in India”, International Journal of Business Statistics and Finance, Vol.2 No.1, 2012, pages 31-40, (Co author: Chandan Kumar Mukhopadhyay) ISSN: 2230-892X, Published by serial publication
  26. ‘From Growth to Inclusive Growth in North-East India’, in International Journal of Marketing and Human Resource Development , (Vol.1, No.2, 2011), Published by International Science Press, ISSN: 2249-0795, (Co author: Chandan Kumar Mukhopadhyay)
  27. ‘ARIMA Forecasting of Inflation in the Bangladesh Economy’,The IUP Journal of Bank Management, Vol X No.4   November, 2011
  28. ‘Defence expenditure and Economic growth :Time series Evidence on Causality in India’, International Journal of Economic Issues, Published by international Sciences Press (Serials Publications),ISSN: 0974-603X, Vol. 4. No.2, 2011  .Pages : 241-255, (Co author: Chandan Kumar Mukhopadhyay)
  29. Trade, Foreign Direct Investment and Economic Growth Nexus in India’, International Journal of Management Research and Technology,(Vol.5.No.2,2011) ,Published by Serials Publications,Pages:345-358, ISSN: 0974-3502
  30. “Relationship between Budget Deficit and Inflation –An Econometric study of Indonesia”, International Journal of Business Management Economics and Information Techology ISSN:0975-296X Vol.3,No.2,2011.,Published by Research Science Press (Serial Publications) ,Co-author Chandan Kumar Mukhopadhyay
  31. ‘Relationship between Inflation and Economic Growth In Malaysia-An Econometric Review’ Proceedings of International Conference on Economics and Finance Research-ICEFR 2011 , February 26-28, 2011, Singapore, Editors: Prof. Chun-Hua Lin and Zhang Ming,ISBN:978-1-4244-9309-8(Co author: Chandan Kumar Mukhopadhyay)
  32. ‘The Term Structure of Interest Rates: theory and evidence from Government of Srilanka’s Commercial Bank’s Rate on Deposits’ Economic Affairs, Year: 2011,Vol. 56,Issue:1, Print ISSN: 0424-2513    (Co author: Chandan Kumar Mukhopadhyay)
  33. ‘Development of North Bengal: A simple Idea’, Economic Affairs, Vol 55, Issue 2, June 2010,on line ISSN No.0976-4666(Co author: Chandan Kumar Mukhopadhyay)
  34. ‘Economy of North East India-A simple Idea’ Inclusive Growth in North-East India- with reference to the Emerging National Pattern edited by Margaretha College,Assam,2010,(Co author: Chandan Kumar Mukhopadhyay & Debabrata Mitra)
  35. ‘RBI Forecast vs. GARCH-Based ARIMA Forecast for Indian Rupee-US Dollar Exchange Rate: A Comparison’ The IUP Journal of Bank Management, Vol. IX, No. 4, Page no  7- 20, Nov. 2010.   (Co author: Chandan Kumar Mukhopadhyay)
  36. ‘Twin Deficits Phenomenon in Maldives: Spectral and Time Domain Analysis of Time series’The IUP Journal of Applied Economics Vol. IX, No. 2 PP 98-125, April 2010.(Co author: Chandan Kumar Mukhopadhyay)