Souryabrata Mohapatra

Souryabrata Mohapatra

Associate Fellow

Souryabrata Mohapatra is working as an Associate Fellow at NCAER in the National Growth and Macroeconomic Centre. He has a Ph.D. in Economics from the University of Auckland, New Zealand and M.Phil. from Revenshaw University, Cuttack ; Master’s in Economics from Madras School of Economics; and, Bachelor’s in Economics (Hons.) from Revenshaw University, Cuttack. Before joining NCAER, he has worked as a Teaching Fellow, University of Auckland, New Zealand; Visiting Fellow at IIT, Bhubaneswar and National Institute of Science Education and Research, Bhubaneswar; Research and Teaching Assistant and Project Manager at the University of Auckland, New Zealand; and, Research Associate at IIT Hyderabad.

Working Paper | NCAER
Charting the path to a developed India: Viksit Bharat 2047
Souryabrata Mohapatra and  Sanjib Pohit
July 2024

Journal | International Journal of Water Resources Development
Heterogeneous effect of climate change on crop yield and associated risks to water security in India
Souryabrata Mohapatra, Dukhabandhu Sahoo, Auro Kumar Sahoo, Basil Sharp and Le Wen
2023

Journal | International Journal of Social Economics
How climate-included variations in crop yields affect migration in India
Souryabrata Mohapatra, Amarendra Das, Dukhabandhu Sahoo, Basil Sharp and Auro Kumar Sahoo
2023

Journal | The International Journal of Climate Change: Impacts and Responses
Managing disasters in a compounding scenario
Sumanta Banerjee and Souryabrata Mohapatra
2023

Proceedings | ICoWEFS 2022
Seasonal weather sensitivity of staple crop rice in South India
Souryabrata Mohapatra, Basil Sharp, Auro Kumar Sahoo and Dukhabandhu Sahoo
2022

Blog | DownToEarth
Analysing climate-induced productivity growth in Indian agriculture
Souryabrata Mohapatra
2023

Blog | DownToEarth
Understanding climate effect on crop yield and associated risks to water security in India is crucial
Souryabrata Mohapatra
2023

Journal | Environmental Challenges
Decomposition of climate-induced productivity growth in Indian agriculture
Souryabrata Mohapatra, Basil Sharp, Auro Kumar Sahoo and Dukhabandhu Sahoo
2022

Journal | Climate Change Economics
How changes in climate affect crop yields in eastern India
Souryabrata Mohapatra, Basil Sharp and Dukhabandhu Sahoo
2022.

Journal | American Journal of Rural Development
Gender bias in farm activities: evidence from household level data of a developing economy
Dharmabrata Mohapatra, Dukhabandhu Sahoo and Souryabrata Mohapatra
2019

Seminar Bulletin | Arthatathya
Policy initiative in the Indian economy to achieve energy efficiency
Souryabrata Mohapatra
2018

OPINION | Policy Circle
Green gambit: India’s ambitious attempt to achieve net zero
Souryabrata Mohapatra
July 16, 2024 | NCAER

OPINION | Business World
Growing Economy, Coalition Govt: India’s Path To A Developed Nation
Souryabrata Mohapatra & Sanjib Pohit
July 11, 2024 | NCAER

OPINION | Business Today
Powering India’s future: The energy revolution is driving the govt’s Viksit Bharat vision
Souryabrata Mohapatra & Sanjib Pohit
July 9, 2024 | NCAER

OPINION | The Hindu Business Line
Heat wave in Delhi: A clarion call for climate action
Souryabrata Mohapatra
June 12, 2024 | NCAER

Education

  • Ph.D. in Economics, University of Auckland, Auckland (New Zealand), 2023
  • M.Phil. in Economics, Ravenshaw University, Cuttack (India), 2018
  • M.Sc. in Economics, Madras School of Economics, Chennai (India), 2017
  • B.Sc. Hons. in Economics, Ravenshaw University, Cuttack, 2015

Work Experience

  • Dec 2023 Present: Associate Fellow (Economist), NCAER, Delhi
  • Jul 2023 – Dec 2023: Teaching Fellow (lecturer/curriculum coordinator), University of Auckland, Auckland
  • May 2021 – Jul 2021: Visiting Fellow IIT, Bhubaneswar (India)
  • Jan 2021 – Jun 2021: Visiting Fellow, NISER, Bhubaneswar
  • Oct 2020 – Dec 2023: Exam Supervisor, University of Auckland, Auckland
  • Mar 2020 – Dec 2023: Research Assistant, University of Auckland, Auckland
  • Mar 2020 – Dec 2023: Teaching Assistant (co-lecturer/curriculum co-coordinator/tutor), University of Auckland, Auckland
  • Oct 2019 – Dec 2023: Project Manager, University of Auckland, Auckland
  • Jul 2018 – Jun 2019: Research Associate, IIT, Hyderabad (India)