Dr. Manu Bansal is an Agricultural Economist with a major research area as development economics off-shooting into agricultural economics, commodity markets, and intellectual property rights. He has expertise in econometric modeling and panel data analysis. He is well versed with statistical tools like R, STATA, and QGIS. He has ongoing research on varied topics like the impact of covid-19 on economic uncertainty in India, study on quality issues in agricultural commodity markets, and impact of rural roads on formal employment.
He is PhD in Economics and Social Science from IIM Bangalore. He received Mirae Assets Scholar Award 2019 for world-class impact-creating research.
He has worked as Project Associate at IIM Bangalore. Before PhD, he worked with NCDEX e-Markets Ltd. And SRIJAN NGO for 2 years. He has also done PGDM (Rural Management) from Xavier Institute of Management Bhubaneswar.
November 2021 – Present: Assistant Professor (Economics and Business Environment), Indian Institute of Management Jammu, India
July 2021 – October 2021: Assistant Professor (Economics and International Business), LBSIM, Delhi, India
February 2021 – July 2021: Project Associate, Indian Institute of Management Bangalore, India
January 2014 – June 2015: Assistant Manager (Business Development), NCDEX e-Markets Ltd., Delhi, India
May 2013 – January 2014: Project Executive, SRIJAN NGO, Anuppur, Madhya Pradesh, India
Taught following courses at graduate and under graduate level in LBSIM, Delhi and Graphic Era University
I am also interested in teaching the following subjects
I have also taken tutorials as teaching assistant for Introduction to Econometrics (Ph.D. Students) at IIM Bangalore
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