Panda, Manoj


Section/Unit: RBI Chair Unit

Research Interests: Macroeconomics, CGE Models, Interaction of Growth, Poverty and Environment

Manoj Panda is the RBI Chair Professor at the Institute of Economic Growth. He was Director of IEG. 2012 to June 2019) and the Centre for Economic and Social Studies (CESS), Hyderabad (Dec 2008 to Nov. 2012). He has served in various academic positions at the IGIDR, Mumbai and NCAER, New Delhi. He has also spent a year at the Yale University, USA on a post-doctoral fellowship. He holds a Ph.D. in Economics from the Indian Statistical Institute. His research areas span macroeconomics, computable general equilibrium models, and interaction of growth with inequality, poverty and carbon emission.

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

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    Committee memberships

    •  Nominee,

      Member, National Income Advisor

      ,Min of finance
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      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


    M.Phil Supervision

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