Peer Reviewed Publications
Rai, R.K. and Scarborough, H. (2014) Understanding the effects of invasive plants on rural forest dependent communities. Small Scale Forestry. doi: 10.1007/s11842-014-9273-7
Rai, R.K. and Scarborough, H. (2014) Nonmarket valuation in developing countries: Incorporating labour contributions in environmental benefits estimates. The Australian Journal of Agricultural and Resource Economics. doi: 10.1111/1467- 8489.12071
Murty, M.N. (2014) Measuring well-being and accounting prices of environmental resources. Economic and Political Weekly, Vol. XLIX, No. 35.
Pant, K.P. (2014) Uniform-price reverse auction for estimating the costs of reducing open-field burning of rice residue in Nepal. Environmental and Resource Economics, (forthcoming).
Patra, S. (2014) Cross-border trading of Kendu Leaf in Odisha. Asian Journal of Research in Social Sciences and Humanities, Vol. 4, No. 2.
Patra, S. (2014) Procurement and cost analyses of Kendu Leaf trade in Odisha. Asian Journal of Research in Business Economics & Management, Vol. 4, No. 1.
Rai, R. and H. Scarborough (2013), ‘Economic value of mitigation of plant invaders in a subsistence economy: incorporating labour as a mode of payment', Environment and Development Economics 18(2): 225-244
Bhat, M. G, R. Bhatta and M. Shumais (2013), ‘Sustainable funding policies for environmental protection: the case of Maldivian atolls', Environmental Economics and Policy Studies (published online).
Shyamsundar, P. (2013), ‘Accounting for natural wealth - Practical challenges ahead.' Commentary, Environmental Development, 7: 181-183
Mukherjee, V., A. Das, A. Akhand and G. Gupta (2013), ‘Toxicity and profitability of rice cultivation under wastewater irrigation: The case of the East Calcutta wetlands.' Ecological Economics, 93: 292-300
Matta, JR, R. Ghate and H. Nagendra (2013), ‘The sustainability of traditional community forest management systems: Lessons from India.' Unasylva, 64(1): 50-56
Haider, MZ. (2013), ‘Determinants of rice residue burning in the field.' Journal of Environmental Management,128: 15-21
Haider, MZ. (2013), ‘Benefit of rice residue burning in the field.' International Journal of Agriculture, Environment and Biotechnology, 6(1): 145-55
Griggs, D., M. Stafford-Smith, O. Gaffney, J. Rockström, MC. Öhman, P. Shyamsundar, W. Steffen, G. Glaser, N. Kanie and I. Noble (2013), ‘Policy: Sustainable development goals for people and planet.' Comment, Nature, 495: 305-307
Goswami, K. and HK. Choudhury (2013), ‘Determinants of expansion of area under jatropha plantation in North East India: A Tobit analysis.' Forest Policy and Economics, 30: 46-52
Ghate, R, S. Ghate and E. Ostrom (2013), ‘Cultural norms, cooperation, and communication: Taking experiments to the field in indigenous communities,' International Journal of the Commons, 7(2): 498-520
Ghate, R., S. Ghate and E. Ostrom (2013), ‘Can Communities Plan, Grow and Sustainably Harvest from Forests?' Economic and Political Weekly, 48(8): 59-67
Nagendra, H., R. Ghate and J. Rao (2013) ‘Governing the Commons'. Seminar, 641: 88-93
Das, S. (2012), ‘The role of natural ecosystems and socio-economic factors in the vulnerability of coastal villages to cyclone and storm surge.' Natural Hazards, 64 (1): 531-546
Nepal, A. and M. Nepal (2012), ‘Is child labor a substitute for adult labor? The relationship between child labor and adult illness in Nepal.' International Labour Review, 151 (1-2): 109-121
Ghate, R., H. Nagendra and D. Mehra (2012), ‘Is JFM Really Helping Communities and Forests? Need to Focus on Institution Building?' In J. Bandhopadyay, K. Chopra, N. Ghosh (eds) Environmental Governance: Approaches, Imperatives and Methods, INSEE and Bloomsbury, New Delhi
Gundimeda, H. and P. Shyamsundar (2012), ‘Forest, Sustainability and Poverty in India', Environment and Development Economics, 17 (3): 1373 - 378
Akram, N. (2012), ‘Is climate change hindering economic growth of Asian economies?' Asia-Pacific Economic Development Journal 19 (2): 1-18
Rai, R. and H. Scarborough (2012) ‘Estimating the public benefits of mitigating damages caused by invasive plant species in a subsistence economy', (published online) , Australian Agricultural and Resource Economics Society
Mukhopadhyay, P. (2012), Marine Valuation Report for TEEB India Scoping Report, MoEF
Mukhopadhyay, P. and P. Shyamsundar (2012), ‘Economic Growth and Ecological Sustainability in India', in C. Ghate (ed), The [Oxford] Handbook of the Indian Economy, Oxford University Press.
Bandyopadhyay, S. and P. Shyamsundar (2011), ‘Examining the effectiveness of irrigation management reforms in the Philippines', in Gamini Herath (ed), Institutional change in water management - Evaluating the experience. Hauppauge, NY: Nova Science Publishers.
Das, S. (2011), ‘Examining the storm protection services of mangroves of Orissa during the 1999 cyclone', Economic and Political Weekly, vol xlvi no 24.
Kumar, S. D. (2011), ‘An Inquiry into Collective action and Sustainable participatory Watershed management: Evidence from Southern India', Water International, 36 (3): 370-385.
Bandyopadhyay, S., P. Shyamsundar and A. Baccini (2011), "Forests, biomass and poverty in Malawi', Ecological Economics', 70(12):2461-247
Ferraro, P.J., K. Lawer, K.L. Mullan and S.K. Pattanayak (2011), ‘Forest Figures: Ecosystem Services Valuation and Policy Evaluation in Developing Countries', Review of Environmental Economics and Policy, 6(1)
Malla, M. B., N. Bruce, E. Bates &E. Rehfuess (2011),‘Applying global cost benefit analysis methods to indoor air pollution mitigation interventions in Nepal, Kenya and Sudan: Insights and challenges, Energy Policy', Energy Policy 29 (12)
Mukhopadhyay, P. and G. Kadekodi (2011), ‘Missing the Woods for the Ore: Goa's Development myopia,' Economic and Political Weekly, vol. xlvi (46)
Nepal, M., A. Nepal and K. Grimsrud (2011), ‘Unbelievable but improved cook stoves are not helpful in reducing firewood demand in Nepal', Environment and Development Economics, 16(1): 1-23
Nepal, M., A.K. Bohara, and K. Gawande (2011), ‘More inequality, more killings: The Maoist insurgency in Nepal', American Journal of Political Science, published online, July 7, 2011.
Shah, A. (2010), ‘Land degradation and migration in a dry land region in India: extent nature and determinants', Environment and Development Economics, 15 (2): pp 173-196
Kavi Kumar, K.S., P. Shyamsundar and A. A. Nambi (2010), ‘Economics of climate change adaptation in India', Economic and Political Weekly, XLV No. 18
Devi, I. (2010), "Pesticides in Agriculture - A Boon or Curse", Economic and Political Weekly, Vol XLV N. 26-27.
Nepal, M., A. Nepal and K. Grimsrud (2010) , ‘Unbelievable but true improved cook stoves are not helpful in reducing fi rewood demand in Nepal', Environment and Development Economics 16: 1-23
Ternström, A., P. Mukhopadhyay and R. Ghate (2010), 'Sustainability, autonomy, and benefits from forest commons', Proc Natl Acad Sci USA 107:E52.
Banerji, A., G. Khanna, and J. V. Meenakshi, (2010), ‘Social Contracts, Markets and Efficiency -- Groundwater Irrigation in North India', Working papers 183, Centre for Development Economics, Delhi School of Economics.
Das, S. (2010), ‘Valuing the storm protection services of mangroves: methodological and data challenge' in P. Kumar and Michael D. Wood (ed), Valuation of Regulating Services of Ecosystems: Methodology and Applications, Routledge, Taylor and Francis group, London and New York
Pokharel, R. (2010), ‘Generating income from Nepal's community forestry: Does timber matter?', Journal of Forest and Livelihood, 9 (1): 16 - 20.
Rafiq, M. (2010), ‘The Value of Reduced Risk of Injury and Deaths in Pakistan using actual and perceived risk estimates', Pakistan Development Review (PDR) Paper & Proceeding, 49(4)
Das, S. and J. R. Vincent (2009),' Mangroves protected villages and reduced death toll during Indian super
cyclone', Proc Natl Acad Sci USA, 106:7357-7360.
Devi, P. I. (2009), ‘Pesticide Application and Occupational Health Risks among Farm Workers in Kerala-An Analysis using Dose Response Function', Indian Journal of Agricultural Economics, 64(4):557-572.
Devi, P. I. (2009), ‘Health risk Perceptions, Awareness and Handling Behaviour of Pesticides by Farm Workers', Agricultural Economics Research Journal, 22(9):263-268.
Gunawardena, A. and K. Wickramasinghe (2009), ‘ Social and Economic Impacts of Resettlement on Tsunami Affected Coastal Fishery Households in Sri Lanka', in Fernando P., Fernando K. and M. Kumarasir (ed). Forced to move - -Involuntary Displacement and Resettlement: Policy and Practice, 8th Annual Symposium, Centre for Poverty Analysis (CEPA), Sri Lanka.
Pokhrel, R. (2009) ,‘Pro-poor programs financed through Nepal's Community forestry funds: Does income matter?,' Mountain Research and Development, 29 (1).
Udagama, M., U. Jyasinge-Mudalige and GHI. Anjali (2009), ‘Managers' Environmental Altruism and Firms' Compliance to National Environmental Management Strategies: Evidence from the Food Processing Sector in Sri Lanka.', Journal of Food and Agriculture, 2(2)
Yusuf, M. (2009), ‘Legal and Institutional Dynamics of Forest management in Pakistan', International Journal of Sustainable Development, Law and Policy, McGill University