Prof. Sougata Ray

Prof. Sougata Ray

Specialization : Finance & Economics

Designation : Assistant Professor

Email : [email protected]

Date of Joining : 01-01-2021

Nature of Association : Regular

PhD; School of Business, Amrita Vishwa Vidhyapeetham

MA (Economics); Annamalai University

PGDM; Amrita Vishwa Vidhyapeetham

B.Sc (Economics); Calcutta University

Workshop Organised

-       Resource person and Member of organizing committee for 3-day Workshop on Microeconometric Techniques and Survey Data (June 19-21 2018) organized by Amrita Center for Economics & Governance (ACEG) in collaboration with The Indian Econometric Society and RMIT University Australia.

 

Journal Reviewer

-       International Journal of Social Economics.

-       Asia-Pacific Sustainable Development Journal.

Sougata Ray is an Assistant Professor in the area of Finance and Economics at IMI Bhubaneswar. He holds Ph.D from School of Business, Amrita Vishwa Vidhyapeetham. Before joining IMI, he was worked at the Department of Management, Amrita Vishwa Vidhyapeetham for about 11.5 years. He also has industry exposure of 7.5 years in the Indian Financial Sector.

 He is also the recipient of Erasmus Mundus Scholarship for Doctoral Research by European Union under the India4EU program (2013 - 2015).

Journal Publications 

Ray, Sougata and Sushanta Mahapatra (2019), Asset Quality and Performance: An Empirical Study of Indian Microfinance Institution, International Journal of Services, Economics and Management. Vol. 10, No. 3, pp.248–265. (Scopus Indexed ABDC – C category).

Ray, Sougata. (2019); Challenges and changes in Indian rural credit market: a review, Agricultural Finance Review, Vol. 79 Issue: 3, pp.338-352 (Scopus Indexed, ABDC – C Category).

Ray, Sougata; Sushanta Mahapatra and Shyam Nath (2019); Over-indebtedness and its Drivers among Microfinance Borrowers in India, Economic and Political Weekly; Vol. 54, No. 7, pp. 47 - 53. (Scopus Indexed, ABDC – B Category).

Ray, Sougata and Sushanta Mahapatra (2016), Penetration of MFIs among Indian states: an understanding through macro variables, International Journal of Development Issues, Vol.15, No. 3, pp. 294-305. (Scopus Indexed ABDC – C category).

Ray, Sougata (2013), Does Service Sector Growth Explain Manufacturing Growth in India?, IUP Journal of Applied Economics, Vol. 12, No. 1, pp. 68-76. (ABDC – C category)

 Mukul, Mukesh Kumar, Vikrant Kumar, and Ray, Sougata (2012), Gold ETF Performance: A Comparative Analysis of Monthly Returns; IUP Journal of Financial Risk Management, Vol 9, No. 2, pp. 59-63.

 

Conference Proceedings

Ray, Sougata and Hardik Vachhrajani (2011); “Economics of Scale in Microfinance Institutions: Evidences from India", Role of Banking in Rural Economic Development, ICCSR (ISBN978-81-920808-1-9) pp. 62-68.

Ray, Sougata (2012), “Role of New Institutional Economics in Micro Finance”; Published in the Proceedings of the National Conference on Contemporary Issues in Banking & Finance, 17th November 2012; (ISBN 978-93-81102-60-2) pp. 27-37.

Shivdas, A., & Ray, Sougata. (2017, February). Resource utilization by pharmaceutical companies in India: Emphasis on R&D, labor and capital. In Data Management, Analytics and Innovation (ICDMAI), 2017 International Conference on (pp. 19-23). IEEE.

Ray, Sougata (2011), Indian Stock market reforms: A Review; AICTE National Seminar on Contemporary Practices in Finance & HRM, Dept of Management Studies, VHNSN College, Virudhunagar, July 2010.

Ray, Sougata and Hardik Vachhrajani (2011), Economics of Scale in Microfinance Institutions: Evidences from India; National Level Seminar on "Role of Banking Sector in Rural Economic Development", Dr. N.G.P. Arts and Science College, Coimbatore, sponsored by Indian Council of Social Science Research (ICSSR), September 23, 2011

Ray, Sougata (2012), Theories and Concepts in Behavioral Finance: A Review; Seventh International Seminar on Financial Markets: Issues and Challenges held at Bharathidasan University, Tiruchirappalli, January 8, 2012.

Ray, Sougata (2012), Role of New Institutional Economics in Micro Finance; National Conference on Contemporary Issues on Banking and Finance held at KPR School of Business, Coimbatore, November 17, 2012.

Ray, Sougata and Sushanta Kumar Mahapatra (2014), Explaining the Penetration of MFIs among Indian States using the State Level Macro Variables; 1st International Conference of Association for Applied Econometric held at Queen Mary University of London, UK, June 26-28, 2014.

Ray, Sougata and Sushanta Kumar Mahapatra (2016), A study on the Performance of Indian MFIs using Panel Regression; 53rd Annual Conference of The Indian Econometric Society (TIES) held at the National Institute of Science Education and Research (NISER) Bhubaneswar during December 22-24, 2016.

Shivdas, A., and Ray, Sougata (2017), Resource utilization by pharmaceutical companies in India: Emphasis on R&D, labor and capital; International Conference in Data Management, Analytics and Innovation (ICDMAI), Pune, February 24-26, 2017.

Membership in Academic Society / Professional Bodies

-          The Indian Econometric Society (TIES)

-          South Asian Network for Development and Environmental Economics (SANDEE)