Faculty Profile

Name               : Dr. Bal Krishan Negi

Designation        : Assistant Professor

Department        : Economics

E. Mail               : sharang311@gmail.com

Educational Qualification

M.A (Economics) Panjab University, Chandigarh

M.Phil (Economics) Jawaharlal Nehru University, Delhi

Ph.D. ( Economics) Jawaharlal Nehru University, Delhi

Career Profile

  • Teaching Experience: 10 years (Approx.)
Areas of Specialization / Interest

Agricultural Economics, Food, Nutrition and public policy issues and Indian economy development and policy issue.

Subjects Taught

Indian Economic Development since 1947, Economic History of India-1857 to 1947, Principle of Micro Economics, Indian Economy Issues and Policy, Industrial Economics ,Macro Economics, Contemporary economic Issues and Understanding Economic Survey and Union Budget.

Research Projects (Major Grants/Research Collaboration)

Assistant investigator in research project entitled "Challenges of Urban Governance in Peripherial Area of Delhi: Local Self Government and Socio-Economic and Political Development. Project was successfully submitteed to the University of Delhi in 2017.

Publications Profile

Crop Diversification and Determinants: A Study of Himachal Pradesh, Environment & We an International Journal of Science & Technology, March, 2014.

Agricultural Growth and Instability in Western Himalayan: An Analysis of Himachal Pradesh, India, with (Amar Chanchal) Journal of Agriculture and Life Science, 2014.

Food Security and the Role of Public Distribution System- A Case Study of KBK and Non-KBK Regions in Odisha,” International Journal of Economic Research, Vol. 14, No. 16, Dec, 2017.

Food and Nutrition Security under Public Distribution System in Odisha, with (prof. Seema Bathla) Agriculture economic research review, vol.32 (2).

Article Publish in The Hindu entitled “Linking Food and Nutrition Security” With Professor Seema Bathla on Dated 08/11/2016.

Article Publish in The Hindu entitled “Give ad hoc teachers their DU” on dated 22/01/2019.

Article Publish in Financial Express entitled “Integrating nutrition mission with public distribution system” With Professor Seema Bathla on Dated 26/10/2019.

Article publish in The Wire entitled “One nation one ration card could have changed how the pandemic affected migrants on dated 04/06/2020.


Conference Participation / Presentations

Paper presented under title: Reforms in PDS and issue of Food Security in Rural Odisha, in International seminar on “Changing Contours of Indian Agriculture Agricultural growth, Non-Farm Employment and Rural Poverty on 12th to 13th March 2016, at JNU, New Delhi.

Paper presented under title: Consumption Pattern Nutrition Intake and Prevalence of Under nutrition in Odisha , in International seminar on “Pulses for Sustainable Agriculture and Human Health, on May 31st, June 1, 2016 at “National Agriculture Science Complex” Pusa, New Delhi.


Paper presented under title: Food Security and the Role of Public Distribution System -A Case Study of KBK and Non-KBK Regions in Odisha , in national seminar on “Shaping India 2030: Sustainable Development Socio-Economic Perspective and Challenges, on 23rd and 24th March, 2017 at “School of Economics, Amity University, Noida (U.P).

Paper presented under title: Changing Consumption Pattern, Nutritional Intake and Determinants of Nutritional Intake in Odisha, in national seminar on “Climate Change and Agriculture: Vulnerabilities, Livelihood Adaptation and Food Security, on 25th and 26th August, 2017 at “JNU, New Delhi.

Research Guidance

More than Five students at Master level has been successfully submitteed their project for the fulfilement of MA (Degree) from Indira Gandhi National Open University (IGNOU), Delhi.