Panda, Manoj

Professor & Director

 Mr Manoj Panda holds a Ph.D. in Economics from the Indian Statistical Institute. He has been Director of Institute of Economic Growth, Delhi since November 2012. He has earlier served as Director of the Centre for Economic and Social Studies (CESS), Hyderabad (2008-2012), as Professor and Associate Professor at the Indira Gandhi Institute of Development Research (IGIDR), Mumbai (1992-2012) and as Economist and Senior Economist at the National Council of Applied Economic Research, New Delhi (1982-92). He has also spent a year at the Yale University, USA on a post-doctoral fellowship (1996-97). His research areas span monitoring and analysis of macroeconomic trends and prospects, development of computable general equilibrium (CGE) models and applications to analysis of alternative trade and fiscal policy options, construction of Social Accounting M

Email ID : manoj@iegindia.org
Direct Phone No.91-11-27667260
Fax No : 91-11-27662529

Journal Articles

Media Presence

Projects, Studies and Reports


  • Policy Options for for Indian Agriculture: Analysis Using a Regional Computable General Equilibrium Model (World Bank, 2014)(with Ganesh Kumar), 2014, Agricultural Economics Unit, Agricultural Economics Unit
  • Modeling Work on Eleventh Plan and Beyond” (Planning Commission,2008-12) (with Ganesh Kumar), 2012, RBI Endowment Unit, RBI Endowment Unit
  • Economic Integration and External Shocks: Modeling Outcomes for India (Carnegie Endowment for International Peace), 2007
  • Pro-poor Macroeconomic Policy (UNDP-2006), 2006
  • Evaluation of Poverty Alleviation programmes (UN-ESCAP, 2004), 2004
  • Role of Agriculture: Poverty Redcuction Components (FAO,2003), 2003
  • Modeling Framework for Sustainable Development (UN-ESCAP, 1999), 1999
  • Asian Response to a World Environmental Organisation (MacArthur Foundation, 1999), 1999
  • Growth and Equity Experience of India (UN-ESCAP, 1999), 1999
  • Effects of Agricultural Trade Liberalization (World Bank, 1996), 1996
  • General equilibrium Models for Short-run Forecasting and Policy Analysis (Project carried out at NCAER for Ministry of Finance(1984-1992), 1992

Chapter in Edited Books


Work in Progress

Memberships of Committee/Editorial Bodies

    Committee memberships

    •  Nominee,

      Member, National Income Advisor

      ,Min of finance
    •  Nominee,

      Member, Steering Committee on Economic and Policy Research, Reserve Bank of India, 2010

    •  Nominee,

      Member Editorial Advisory Board, Sarvekshana, Journal of National Sample Survey Organisation.

    •  Nominee,

      Member, Governing Council, Madras Institute of Development Studies, Chennai, 2010-12

      ,Madras Institute of Development Studies
    •  Nominee,

      President, Orissa Economic Association, 2011.


      ,Orissa Govt
    •  Nominee,

      Member of Expert Group on Asset Price Monitor

    •  Member,

       Member, National Income Advisory Committee, Central Statistical System, since 2010


    Serial Publications

    M.Phil Supervision

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    • tytyty ,tytyt ,Agricultural and Rural development

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        Professional Services