Sacchidananda Mukherjee is an Associate Professor at the National Institute of
Public Finance and Policy (NIPFP), New Delhi. Before joining NIPFP, he was with
International Water Management Institute (IWMI), Hyderabad and World Wide Fund for
Nature-India, New Delhi. He is working on public finance, environmental economics and
water resources management issues in India for last one decade. Dr. Mukherjee has studied
at the Madras School of Economics, Chennai (Ph.D. in Economics from University of Madras)
and Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi (M.A. in Economics). His area of doctoral
research is on Agricultural Non-point Source Groundwater Pollution. He has conducted
research projects funded by the Planning Commission, Government of India; IWMI, Colombo
and published his research papers in national and international journals. He has been
consulted by the Indian Institute of Foreign Trade, New Delhi and Madras School of
Economics, Chennai. Dr. Mukherjee is a life member of Indian Society for Ecological
Economics and a reviewer (ad hoc) of Water Resources Management, Urban Water Journal,
Water Policy and International Journal of Global Environmental Issues. 

Articles

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Is environmental sustainability influenced by socioeconomic and sociopolitical factors? cross-country empirical evidence (with Debashis Chakraborty), Sustainable Development (2013)

The current study attempts to understand the relationships among Environmental Quality (EQ), Human Development(HD) and...

 

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Fiscal Subsidies and Environmental Sustainability: What does the Cross-country Empirical Estimates Suggest? (with Debashis Chakraborty Dr.), Foreign Trade Review (2013)

A number of developed as well as developing countries provide subsidies to domestic players, leading...

 

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How do Trade and Investment flows affect Environmental Sustainability? Evidence from Panel Data (with Debashis Chakraborty Dr.), Environmental Development (2013)

The inter-linkage between trade and investment flows and environmental sustainability is a widely researched area....

 

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How does Trade affect environment? An Exploratory Study, Review of Glocal Studies (2013)

The influence of trade and investment flows on environment is a widely researched question. The...

 

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Economic valuation of a multiple use wetland water system: a case study from India (with M. Dinesh Kumar), Water Policy (2012)

In the Gangetic floodplain of West Bengal, multiple use wetlands (MUW) play a significant role...

 

Books

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Groundwater Pollution and Emerging Environmental Challenges of Industrial Effluent Irrigation in Mettupalayam Taluk, Tamilnadu (2007)

Industrial disposal of effluents on land and the subsequent pollution of groundwater and soil of...

 

Contributions to Books

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Budgetary Allocations and Human Development (with Debashis Chakraborty Dr.), Human Development and Social Security in India (2014)
 

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Issues and Options to Control Agricultural Nonpoint Source Pollution: A Case Study from India, Environmental Scenario in India: Successes and Predicaments (2012)

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Role of Farmers in Protecting Groundwater in Lower Bhavani River Basin of Tamil Nadu, India, Interlacing Water and Human Health: Case Studies from South Asia (2011)

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Economic Growth, Human Development and Protection of Common Property: Cross-State Analysis of Forest Sector in India (with Debashis Chakraborty), Common Property Resource Management: A Focus on Forestry (2011)

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Environment, Human Development and Economic Growth of Indian States after Liberalisation (with Debashis Chakraborty), Human Development: Dimensions and Strategies (2009)

Economic growth does not necessarily ensure environmental sustainability for a country. The relationship between the...

 

Popular Press

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Designing GST for India inclusive of Petroleum, Natural Gas and Electricity: Policy Options (with R. Kavita Rao), NIPFP One Pager No. 006 (2014)

India is working towards the introduction of a comprehensive GST covering both the Centre and...

 

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Science vs economics of cess on diesel (with Anumita Roychowdhury), Down To Earth (2007)
 

Unpublished Papers

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Relationship between Trade, Investment and Environment: A Review of Issues (with Debashis Chakraborty) (2010)

The inter-linkage between economic openness and environmental repercussions is a widely researched area. The current...

 

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Is there any relationship between Economic Growth and Human Development? Evidence from Indian States (with Debashis Chakraborty) (2010)

The paper attempts to analyse the relationship between economic growth and human development for 28...

 

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Is there any Relationship between Environment, Human Development, Political and Governance Regimes? Evidences from a Cross-Country Analysis (with Debashis Chakraborty) (2010)

The current study attempts to understand the relationships among Environmental Quality (EQ), Human Development (HD)...

 

Presentations

Financing REDD+: Experience of Nepal and the Philippines, One week refresher training programme on “International Law on Forestry with a special emphasis on REDD”, O. P. Jindal Global University, January 6 – 10, 2014 (2014)

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India: Energy Taxation Issues - Taxation of Petroleum, Natural Gas and Electricity, Management Development Institute (MDI) (2013)

The presentation covers various aspects of energy taxation in India in general and taxation of...

 

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Wetland Biodiversity, Livelihoods and Management, West Bengal Biodiversity Board (2013)

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Economic Valuation of a Multiple Use Wetland Water System in the Gangetic Floodplain of West Bengal, India, 2012 World Water Week in Stockholm (2012)

Conference: 2012 World Water Week in Stockholm

Duration: August 26-31, 2012

Venue: Stockholm International Fair,...

 

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Increasing Role of Large Reservoirs in Sustaining Urban Water Supplies in India, 2011 World Water Week in Stockholm (2011)

Conference: 2011 World Water Week in Stockholm

Duration: August 21-27, 2011

Venue: Stockholm International Fair,...

 

Other

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Three Decades of Human Development across Indian States: Inclusive Growth or Perpetual Disparity? (with Debashis Chakraborty and Satadru Sikdar) (2014)

The importance of strengthening the human development (HD) achievements in a country to augment its...

 

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Exploring Policy Options to include Petroleum, Natural Gas and Electricity under the Proposed Goods and Services Tax (GST) Regime in India (with R. Kavita Rao) (2014)

The study analyses the impact of keeping crude petroleum, natural gas, motor spirit (gasoline/ petrol),...

 

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Influence of Subsidies on Exports: Empirical Estimates, Policy Evidences and Regulatory Prospects (with Debashis Chakraborty Dr. and Julien Chaisse Dr,) (2014)

The positive influence of subsidies on merchandise exports is well known from trade theory literature....

 

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Do Trade and Investment Flows Lead to Higher CO2 Emissions? Some Panel Estimation Results (with Debashis Chakraborty Dr.) (2013)

Over the last decade cross-country trade and investment flows have increased considerably, which is often...

 

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Does Political Competition Influence Human Development? Evidence from the Indian States (with Bharatee Bhushan Dash Dr.) (2013)

Recently, it has been argued that political competition may have similar effects on economic performance...