Pradyot Ranjan Jena

Designation: 

Associate Professor

Date of Joining at NITK: 

Tuesday, May 5, 2015

Professional Experience: 

12 years

Contact Details

E-mail: 

jpradyot [at] gmail.com

Telephone: 

+91- 824 - 2474000 - 3237 (Ext)
Faculty (author) Identifiers
Academic Background

PhD in Economics from IIT Kanpur

Areas of Interest

Development Economics
Econometrics
Resource Economics
Agricultural Economics

Significant Projects

Title: Adaptation of Climate Smart Agriculture Practices: Challenges and Opportunity for Indian Smallholder Farmers
Amount: 48.18 lakh
Principal Investigator - Dr. Pradyot Ranjan Jena
Funding Agency - SPARC project- Ministry of HRD, GoI
Year: From May 2019 continuing

Title: Moving towards Climate Resilient Agriculture: Understanding the Factors Influencing Adoption in India and Japan
Amount: 11.85 lakh
Funding Agency - ICSSR-JSPS, a Indo-Japan joint research project
Principal Investigator - Dr. Pradyot Ranjan Jena
Year: From April 2019 till present

Title - A Study of Adaptation to Technological Innovation in Agriculture to Mitigate Climate Change Effects and its Impact on Rural farmers
Amount - Rs 8, 60,000
Principal Investigator - Dr. Pradyot Ranjan Jena
Funding Agency - Indian Council of Social Science Research (ICSSR)
Year - 2018

Title - Coffee Certification and Food Security with special reference to Gender sensitiveness in Araku valley, Andhra Pradesh
Amount - Rs 5, 80,000
Principal Investigator - Dr. Pradyot Ranjan Jena
Funding Agency - Leibniz University Hannover, Germany
Year - 2018

Supervision of Ph.D

1 (Completed) 3 (Ongoing)

Significant Publications

Book Published

  • Pradyot Ranjan Jena (2018). Impact of Economic Growth and Trade Liberalization   on Air Pollution. LAP LAMBERT Academic Publishing

Book Chapter

  • Certifying Coffee Cooperatives in Ethiopia, India and Nicaragua: How Far Do Small-scale Coffee Producers Benefit? In Fair Trade and Organic Agriculture: A Winning Combination? CABI. 2017
  • Fair Trade, Environmental Labels, Bans and Ecosystem Services (with Ulrike Grote), Ecosystem Services and Global Trade of Natural Resources. Routledge: Taylor & Francis Group. 2011.
  • A Study of Changing Patterns of Energy Consumption and Energy Efficiency in Indian Manufacturing Sector (with Binayak Rath). (in) Productivity and Quality: A Multidisciplinary Perspective (Ed), Upadhyaya et al., December, 2005.

INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL PUBLICATIONS

  • Khosla, Sunil, and Pradyot Ranjan Jena (2019). Switch in Livelihood Strategies and Social Capital Have a Role to Play in Deciding Rural Poverty Dynamics: Evidence from Panel Data Analysis from Eastern India. Journal of Asian and African Studies, https://doi.org/10.1177/0021909619868243
  • Rajes, Kalli, and Pradyot Ranjan Jena (2019). Impact of Climate Change on Crop Yield: Evidence From Irrigated and Dryland Cultivation of Semi-Arid Region in India. Journal of Environmental Accounting and Management.
  • Pradyot Ranjan Jena (2019). Can minimum tillage enhance productivity? Evidence from smallholder farmers in Kenya. Journal of Cleaner Production. 218, 465-475
  • Pradyot Ranjan Jena and Ritanjali Majhi (2018). An application of artificial neural network classifier to analyse the behavioural traits of smallholder farmers in Kenya. Evolutionary Intelligence, Doi.org/10.1007/s12065-018-0180-2 (SCOPUS)
  • Pradyot Ranjan Jena (2018). Does Trade Liberalization create more pollution? Evidence from a panel regression analysis across the states of India. Environmental Economics and Policy Studies,DOI.10.1007/s10018-018-0217-x(2018) (SCOPUS)
  • Bhatnagar, V. Majhi, R. and Jena, P.R. (2018). Comparative Performance Evaluation of Clustering Algorithms for Grouping Manufacturing Firms. Arabian Journal of Science and Engineering. 43(8), 4071-4083
  • Pradyot Ranjan Jena and Ulrike Grote (2017). Fairtrade Certification and Livelihood Impacts on Small-scale Coffee Producers in a Tribal Community of India. Applied Economic Perspectives and Policy. 39(1), 87-110. (SCOPUS)
  • Pradyot Ranjan Jena, Till Stellmacher, Ulrike Grote (2017). The impact of coffee certification on income among smallholders in Jinotega, Nicaragua. Environment, Development and Sustainability. 19(1), 45-66. (SCI)
  • S. Karki, Pradyot Ranjan Jena and U. Grote (2016). Fairtrade Certification and Livelihoods: A Panel Data Analysis of Coffee Growing Households in India. Agricultural and Resource Economics Review, 45 (3), 436 – 458. (SCOPUS)
  • M. Jaleta, M. Kassie, K. Tesfaye, T. Teklewold, PradyotRanjan Jena, M. Paswel and O. Erenstein (2016). Resource saving and productivity enhancing impacts of crop management innovation packages in Ethiopia. Agricultural Economics. doi: 10.1111/agec.12251. Publisher – Wiley, Indexed – SSCI, Impact Factor – 1.739
  • D. B. Rahut, A. Ali, N. B. Chhetri, B. Behera and PradyotRanjan Jena (2016). Access to Safe Drinking Water and Human Health: Empirical Evidence from Rural Bhutan. Water Science and Technology: Water Supply. doi:10.2166/ws.2016.063. IWA Publishing, Indexed – SCI Expanded, Impact Factor – 0.532
  • PradyotRanjan Jena and Ulrike Grote (2016). Fairtrade Certification and Livelihood Impacts on Small-scale Coffee Producers in a Tribal Community of India. Applied Economic Perspectives and Policy. doi:10.1093/aepp/ppw006. Publisher – Oxford Journals, Indexed – SSCI, Impact Factor – 1.148
  • PradyotRanjan Jena, Till Stellmacher, Ulrike Grote (2015). The impact of coffee certification on income among smallholders in Jinotega, Nicaragua. Environment, Development and Sustainability. doi: 10.1007/s10668-015-9732-0. Publisher – Springer, Indexed – SCI Expanded, Impact Factor – 0.673
  • Dil Bahadur Rahut, PradyotRanjan Jena, Akhtar Ali, B. Behera and N.B. Chhetri (2015). Rural Nonfarm Employment, Income, andInequality: Evidence from Bhutan. Asian Development Review, Vol. 32, No.2, 1 -30. Publisher – Asian Development Bank, Indexed – SSCI.
  • PradyotRanjan Jena, R. Majhi and B. Majhi, (2015). Development and Performance Evaluation of a Novel Knowledge Guided Artificial Neural Network (KGANN) Model for Exchange Rate Prediction.Journal of King Saud University – Computer and Information Sciences, Elsevier, Vol. 27, No.4, 450-457. Publisher – Elsevier, Indexed – Scopus.
  • PradyotRanjanJena, C. Ngokkuen, D. B. Rahut, U. Grote, (2014). Geographical indication protection and rural livelihoods: insights from India and Thailand. Asian Pacific Economic Literature, Vol. 29, No.1, 174-185. Publisher – Wiley, Indexed – SSCI, Impact Factor – 0.294
  • T. Kindie, M. Jaleta, Pradyot Jena and M. Mutenje, (2014). Identifying Potential Recommendation Domains for Conservation Agriculture in Ethiopia, Kenya, and Malawi. Environmental Management, 55(2), 330 – 46. Publisher – Springer, Indexed – SCI, Impact Factor – 1.857
  • PradyotRanjanJena, U. Grote, (2012). Impact evaluation of traditional Basmati rice cultivation in Uttarakhand State of Northern India: What implications does it hold for Geographical Indications? World Development, 40, 1895-1907. Publisher – Elsevier, Indexed – SSCI, Impact Factor – 2.438
  • PradyotRanjanJena, B.Beyene, T.Stellmacher and U. Grote, (2012). The Impact of Coffee Certification on Small-Scale Producers’ Livelihoods:A Case Study from the Jimma Zone, Ethiopia. Agricultural Economics,  43(4), 427-438 Publisher – Wiley, Indexed – SSCI, Impact Factor – 1.739
  • PradyotRanjanJena, U. Grote (2010). Changing Institutions to Protect Regional Heritage: A Case for Geographical Indications in the Indian Agrifood Sector. Development Policy Review,  28(2), 217-236. Publisher – Wiley, Indexed – SSCI, Impact Factor –0.831
  • PradyotRanjanJena, U. Grote (2008). Growth–trade–environment nexus in India. Economics Bulletin, 17(11), 1-11
  • S. Managi, PradyotRanjanJena, (2008). Environmental productivity and Kuznets curve in India. Ecological Economics, 65, 432-440. Publisher – Elsevier, Indexed – SCI, SSCI, Impact Factor – 3.227
  • S. Managi, PradyotRanjanJena, (2007). Productivity and Environment in India. Economics Bulletin, 17(1) 1-14.

NATIONAL JOURNAL PUBLICATIONS

  • PradyotRanjanJena, B. Rath, (2006). Growth Determinants of Orissa and their Implications for Future Development of the State. Indian Journal of Agricultural Economics, 61(2), 200 - 17. Publisher – Indian Society of Agricultural Economics, Indexed - scopus
  • PradyotRanjanJena, B. Rath and N. Sahu (2005). Impact of Trade Liberalization on Environmental Pollution: The Indian Experience (with Naresh Sahu and Binayak Rath). International Journal of Environment and Development, 2(2), 253-70.
  • PradyotRanjan Jena, B. Rath (2004). Trade-Environment Linkages: Review of Theory and Evidence. International Journal of Environment and Development, 1(2), 149-68.
  • PradyotRanjan Jena (2004). Integration of Financial Markets in India: An Empirical Analysis. Indian Journal of Economics and Business, 2004, 3, 63-77.
  • PradyotRanjan Jena (2003). Financial Market Integration in India: A Cointegration Approach. ArthaVijnana, Vol. XLV, Nos. 1-2, March-June, pp.42-53.

CONFERENCE PROCEEDINGS PUBLICATIONS

  • Pradyot Ranjan Jena (2019). Sustainable Agriculture in Development Countries: What Do We Know from Evidence? Presented at National Conference on Inclusive Green Growth in India: Path Way to Sustainable Development. January 18-19, 2019 at Utkal University, Bhubaneswar, India.
  • Prathvi TN, R. Majhi and Pradyot R. Jena (2019). Study on Port Performance dimensions and evaluation for Indian Major Sea Ports –A Conceptual Model. Accepted for presentation at the 27th Annual Conference of the International Association of Maritime Economists (IAME 2019 Conference), Athens, Greece, from 25th to 28th June 2019. (Main Supervisor)
  • Sunil Khosla, Pradyot Ranjan Jena (2019). Escaping and Falling into Poverty in Rural Odisha: Empirical Evidence from Panel Data. Presented at 8th International Engineering Symposium - IES 2019 during March 13-15, 2019, Kumamoto University, Japan. (Main supervisor).
  • Pradyot Ranjan Jena (2019) Can organic certification Improve smallholder Livelihoods? An Empirical study from Southern India. Presented at the 2nd International Conference on Business, Economics and Sustainable Development during January 17-18, 2019 at TERI School of Advanced Studies Campus, New Delhi, India.
  • Purna Chandra Tanti and Pradyot Ranjan Jena (2019). Agricultural adaptation to climate change in Karnataka: An empirical analysis. Presented at the 2nd International Conference on Business, Economics and Sustainable Development during January 17-18, 2019 at TERI School of Advanced Studies Campus, New Delhi, India. (Main supervisor).
  • Rajesh Kalli and Pradyot Ranjan Jena (2018). Measuring the Impact of Climate Variability on Rice and Finger Millet: Empirical Evidence from a Drought Prone Region of India. Presented at 10th International Conference on Agricultural Economist during July 28-August 2, 2018 at Vancouver, Canada. (Main supervisor).
  • Pradyot Ranjan Jena (2018) Livelihood Improving Impacts of Coffee Certification Programs: An Empirical Study from Araku Valley, India. Presented at 6th International Conference on Applied Econometrics (ICAE-VI) during July 5-6, 2018, ICFAI Foundation for Higher Education, Hyderabad, India.
  • Rajesh Kalli and Pradyot Ranjan Jena (2018). Does climate change affect agriculture adversely at smaller spatial scale? Evidence from district-wise analvsis in Karnataka. Presented at 6th International Conference on Applied Econometrics (ICAE-VI) during July 5-6, 2018, ICFAI Foundation for Higher Education, Hyderabad, India. (Main supervisor).
  • S. Srujana, P. Tanti and Pradyot Ranjan Jena (2018). Is there a Long-run Relationship between CO2 Emission and Economic Growth in India? Evidence from Time series Analysis. Presented at 6th International Conference on Applied Econometrics (ICAE-VI) during July 5-6, 2018, ICFAI Foundation for Higher Education, Hyderabad, India. (Main supervisor).
  • Sunil Khosla and Pradyot Ranjan Jena (2018). A Profile of Poverty in Odisha: An Empirical Evidence from IHDS Data. Presented at 6th International Conference on Applied Econometrics (ICAE-VI) during July 5-6, 2018, ICFAI Foundation for Higher Education, Hyderabad, India. (Main supervisor).
  • R. Kalli and Pradyot Ranjan Jena (2018). Assessing climate change impacts on millet yields in the Karnataka region of Southern India. Presented at 7th International Engineering Symposium - IES 2018 during March 7-9, 2018, Kumamoto University, Japan. (Main Supervisor).
  • Rajesh Kalli, Sunil Khosla and Pradyot Ranjan Jena (2018). Effect of climate variability on agriculture using regression analysis. Presented at National Conference on Data Analytics. Machine Learning and Security. February 15-16, 2018, GGV. Central University Bilaspur, Chhattisgarh, India. (Main Supervisor).
  • Pradyot R. Jena and B. Nayak (2017). Can Third Party Certification Programs Improve livelihoods and reduce food insecurity: an empirical study from south India. Presented at the INSEE-KILA International conference on sustainability, institutions, and incentives: voices, policies and commitments during 08-10 November at KILA, Thrissur, India.
  • Sunil Khosla and Pradyot Ranjan Jena (2017). Estimating the Determinants Alleviation: An Empirical Study from Rural Odisha. Presented at International Conference on India after 25 years of Economic Reforms: What’s achieved? What’s ahead? Central University of Kerala, India. (Main Supervisor).
  • Rajesh Kalli, Sunil Khosla and Pradyot Ranjan Jena (2017). The impact of climate change on agricultural evidence of cereal crop using panel regression from Karnataka. Presented at the 5th National conference of Network of Rural and Agrarian Studies (NRAS) on agrarian Transition ‘and Rural-urban Linkage in India in 21st century during 27-29 October, 2017 held at NCDS, Bhubaneswar. (Main Supervisor).
  • Pradyot R. Jena and R. Majhi, (2016). Classifying Behavioural Traits of Small-scale Farmers Use of a Novel Artificial Neural Network (ANN) Classifier. IEEE Conference on Electrical, Electronics, and Optimization Techniques (ICEEOT). March 3 – 5, 2016. Chennai, India.
  • T. Kindie, M. Jaleta, Pradyot R. Jena, (2014). Potential Recommendation Domains for Conservation Agriculture in Eastern and Southern Africa. 6th World Congress on Conservation Agriculture. June 22-26, 2014. Manitoba, Canada.
  • Pradyot R. Jena, T. Stellmacher, U. Grote, (2012). The Impact of Coffee Certification on Small-Scale Producers' Livelihoods: A Case Study in Jimma Zone, Ethiopia. 28th Triennial Conference of the International Association of Agricultural Economists (IAAE), Brazil, August 18 to 24, 2012.
  • PradyotRanjan Jena, (2011). A study of changing patterns of energy consumption and energy efficiency in the Indian manufacturing sector)MPRA Paper, University Library of Munich, Germany. 2011.
  • Pradyot R. Jena, U. Grote, (2010). Does Geographical Indication (GI) labeling increase producer welfare? A case study of Basmati rice in Northern India. International society for ecological economics (ISEE) conference 2010, Bremen-Oldenburg, Germany.
  • Pradyot R. Jena, U. Grote, (2009). Changing institutions to protect regional heritage: A case for geographical indications in the Indian agrifood sector. PEGNet Conference 2009: Policies for Reducing Inequality in the Developing World,Institute of Social Studies, The Hague, 3-4 September 2009.
  • Pradyot R. Jena (2009). Estimating environmental efficiency and Kuznets curve for India. International Association of Agricultural Economists Conference, Beijing, China, August 16-22, 2009.
  • Pradyot R. Jena (2008). Growth-Trade-Environment Nexus in India. Proceedings of the German Development Economics Conference, Zurich 2008, VereinfürSocialpolitik, Research Committee Development Economics.
  • Pradyot R. Jenaand Binayak Rath, (2005). Changing Patterns of Energy Consumption and Energy Efficiency in Indian Manufacturing Sector. Presented at 11thInternational Conference on Productivity and Quality Research (ICPQR), IIT Delhi, December, 12 – 15, 2005.
  • Pradyot R. Jena, K.N. Murthy and V. Narasimhan, (2004). Integration of Financial Markets in India: An Empirical Analysis. Presented at Sixth Annual Money and Finance Conference, IGIDR, 25-27 March 2004.
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