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  • Dr. Amba Agarwal
Assistant Professor (Senior Grade)
amba.agarwal@jiit.ac.in

Education

  • Ph.D. (Economics) from University of Lucknow
  • Master of Arts(Economics) from University of Lucknow
  • Qualified U.G.C. - J.R.F - N.E.T Exam conducted by University Grant Commission, New-Delhi.

Awards

  • Junior Research Fellowship (JRF) and Senior Research Fellowship (SRF) from University of Lucknow

Work Experience: 13 Years of Teaching Experience

Publications

International Journal:

  • Agarwal, A., and Prakash, A., “Entrepreneurship as a Coping Strategy for RisingDemand of Work for a Young Indian Population- An Assessment of ExistingLandscape”, Journal of Asian Business Management, Vol.7, No.1, Pg. 39-50, January-June 2015, ISSN : 0974-8636 
  • Agarwal, A., “Panchayati Raj Institutions in the Context of Chaged Development Prardigm in India”, International Journal of Research in Social Sciences (IJRSS), August 2015, ISSN: 2249-2496  (Impact Factor 5.650)
  • Agarwal, A. & Prakash, A., “The Role of Government Expenditures in Affecting Fiscal Deficit in India: An Empirical Analysis”, International Journal of Research in Social Sciences (IJRSS), Pg. 202-218, May 2015, ISSN: 2249-2496 (Impact Factor 5.650)
  • Agarwal, A., “External Commercial Borrowings As a Source of Infrastructure Financing in India”, Journal of Business Management: An International Journal, Vol.3, No.1, January-June 2011, ISSN: 09751858, pp. 73-83.

Research Report

  • Singh, R.P., Agarwal, A., Sen, S., Development of Agriculture and Allied Sectors State Development Report Tripura, Sponsored by Planning Commission, Government of India, 2009.

Book

  • Agarwal, A.,“Fiscal Decentralization: Financing to Panchayati Raj Institutions in India”, Serial Publications, Daryaganj, ISBN: 81-86771-85-9, Delhi, 2005.

Book Chapters

  • Agarwal, A., “ Disaster Management : A Study of Financing of Disasters Mitigation Programmes in India”, published in New Dimensions of Disasters Management in India, edited by Dr Anjuli Mishra and Dr A K Singh, published by Serials Publications, Daryaganj, Delhi, ISBN 9788183875646, 2012
  • Agarwal, A., “Women Entrepreneurship: Issues, Challenges & Strategies”, published in ‘Women Entrepreneurship in India’ edited by K. Sugna, A.K. Singh and R.V.M.Reddy, published by Serial Publications, Daryaganj, Delhi, Vol.1, pp.393-409, ISBN 978818387562-2, 2012

International Conferences (Papers Presented)

  • Agarwal, A., “Towards Increased Global Integration through Trade” in the International Conference on “Global Economy and Integration” organized by Indian Institute of Finance , G- Noida on 19th February 2010 at YMCA, G-Noida.

Conference Publications

  • Agarwal, A., and Prakash,A., “ Assessment of Present Scenario of Entrepreneurial Environment in India-An Opportunity to Harness the Demographic Dividend”, in the National Seminar on Social Ethics on Technology and Business in Entrepreneurship Management at MITS, Gwalior, under the auspices of Planning Commission, Government of India on October 18 to 20, 2014
  • Agarwal, A., and Varshney, S., “Domestic Violence against Women: Determinants and Causes”, in the National Seminar on “Domestic Violence against Women and Implementation of Domestic Violence Act: Emerging Issues, Challenges and Way Forward” is being organized by Gurukul Sewa Samiti, Jaipur under the auspices of Planning Commission, Government of India on July 28 and 29, 2014
  • Agarwal, A., “Health Finance in India with special reference to Uttar Pradesh” in the National Seminar on “Public Health in India” organized by Institute of Development Studies, University of Lucknow, Oct. 01, 2007.
  • Sengupta, K. and Agarwal A.,“Approaches to Non-Plan Statutory Fiscal Transfers In India : An Evaluation” in the National Seminar on “Fiscal Tensions and the Award of the Twelfth Finance Commission with Special Reference to Uttar Pradesh’ organized by Institute of Development studies, University of Lucknow, Feb.20–21, 2004.
  • Sengupta, K. and Agarwal A.,“Approaches to Non-Plan Statutory Fiscal Transfers In India : An Evaluation” in the National Seminar on “Fiscal Tensions and the Award of the Twelfth Finance Commission with Special Reference to Uttar Pradesh’ organized by Institute of Development studies, University of Lucknow, Feb.20–21, 2004.
  • Agarwal, A., “Fiscal Decentralization: With Special Reference to U.P.” in the National Seminar on “Civil Society and The Role of Panchayati Raj in Rural Development” organized by Schumacher Institute, Lucknow on March 4, 2000.
  • Agarwal, A., “Fiscal Needs of Rural Local Bodies in Uttar Pradesh: the Task before the Eleventh Finance Commission” at the National Seminar on “Eleventh Finance Commission and Fiscal Environment of Resourcelessness with Special Reference to U.P.” organized by the Institute of Development Studies, University of Lucknow at Yojana Bhawan, Lucknow, August 31, September 1-2, 1999.

Conferences/Workshop Attended

  • Attended two days workshop on “Computational Linguistics”, at Jaypee Institute of Information Technology, Noida, held from 14th -15th Nov 2014.
  • Attended one week Faculty Development Programme on Effective Teaching, organised by Department of HSS, JIIT-Noida, from 28 July to 2nd August, 2014.
  • Attended two-day workshop on Structural Equation Modeling (SEM), organised by JIIT-Noida, on 18th and 19th January, 2014.
  • Attended Faculty Development Programme on Analytical Techniques for Reseach in Social Sciences, 22-28 May, 2012, organised by Delhi School of Professional Studies and Research in collaboration with Global Network of Business Researchers, Delhi.
  • Conference on “World environment Day Work Shop on Conservation of Natural Resources : Role of Stake holders”, organized by Regional Center for Urban and Environmental studies, Lucknow University, Lucknow, on 5th June, 2011.
  • Conference on “Entrepreneurial Development organized by Department of Humanities & Social Sciences JIIT- Noida, on 30th October, 2010.

Books Reviewed (Published in National/ International Journals)

  • Mishikin Frederic S.,“Monetary Policy Strategy”, PHI Learning Pvt. Ltd., Delhi”,(Review published in Finance India, Vol. XXIV, No.2, June, 2010,pp. 583).
  • Gupta, Pooja, “Financial Instrument Standards: A Guide on IAS 32, IAS 39 and IFRS 7”,Tata Mc Graw-Hill Publishing Company Ltd., Delhi”, (Review published in Finance India, Vol. XXIV, No.2, June, 2010, pp. 588).
  • Soundrapandian, M., “Economic Reforms & Small Scale Industries”,2009, Concept Publishing Company, India, (Review published in Finance India, Vol XXIV, No. 1, March 2010, pp. 200-201).
  • Puttaswamiiah, K, “Milton Friedmen, Nobel Monetary Economist: A Review of His Theories and Policies”, Oxford and IBH Publishimg Company Pvt. Ltd. Delhi (Review published in Finance India, Vol. XXIII No. 4, December, 2009, pp. 1423).
  • Ramchandra, K.S., Politics of Economics and Economics of Politics: A Business Perspectives; International Management Institute, Delhi. (Review published in Finance India, Vol. XXIII No.3, September, 2009, pp.1023-1024).
  • Keat, Paul G., Philip K.Y. Yung and Sreejata Banerjee “Managerial Economic Tools for Today`S Decision Makers”, Pearson Education, U.K. (Review published in Finance India, Vol. XXIII No.2, June, 2009, pp. 665).
  • Sahay A. and V Sharma, “Entrepreneurship & New venture Creation”,2008,Excel book, india. (Review published in Finance India,  Vol XXIII, No. 1, March 2009,  pp.44-245).
  • Salvatore, Dominick, “Managerial Economics in a Global Economy”, Ashgate Publishing Limited, England, UK. (Review published in Finance India, Vol.XXII  No. 4, December, 2008, pp.1448-49).
  • Kolodko, Grzegorz W, “Emerging Market Economics: Globalisation And Development”, Thomson-South Western, Thomson Asia Pvt. Ltd., Singapore. (Review published in Finance India, Vol.XX1I No.3, September, 2008, pp.1042-44)