Dr. Meenakshi Parida

Dr. Meenakshi Parida
Assistant Professor
Email: paridameenakshi@base.ac.in

Educational Qualifications:

  • Ph.D. in Economics from Institute for Social and Economic Change (ISEC), (University of Mysore) in the year 2022
  • Post Graduate Diploma in Business Management (MBA in Human Resource, Operations& Materials Management) from Asian School of Business Management, Bhubaneswar (affiliated to Utkal University) in the year2006
  • Post Graduate (PG) in Economics from Utkal University, Bhubaneswar in the year 2004
  • BA in Economics (Hons) from Utkal University. Bhubaneswar in the year 2002

Work/Industry/Research/Teaching Experience:

  • Research Associate at Institute for Social and Economic Change (ISEC),November 2022- December 2022
  • Assistant Professor at MVJ College of Engineering, Bangalore 2012-2013
  • Lecturer at Institute of Technical Education and Research (S ’O’ A University, Bhubaneswar) 2009-2011
  • Faculty Associate at Regional College of Management, Bhubaneswar, 2008-2009
  • Management Trainee at GATI Limited, Kolkata, 2008-2008

Research Interests:

  • Macroeconomics
  • Industrial Economics
  • Productivity and Efficiency Analysis
  • Energy Economics
  • Financial Economics
  • Public policy
  • Climate Change and Climate Action


The Indian Mining Industry: Present Status, Challenges and the Way Forward. (2018).Working paper N0.430, Institute for Social and Economic Change, Bengaluru.

Trainingsand Projects:

  • Project titled “A study of talent Acquisition Strategies adopted by Different Industry Verticals” was carried out as my summer project as a part of my PGDBM course curriculum in ZCS Consulting Pvt Ltd, Hyderabad.
  • 3PGM (Power Packed Personality Grooming Module) training session organized jointly by ZCS Consulting Pvt Ltd, Hyderabad and ASBM, Bhubaneswar.

Conferences/Seminars and Workshops (Attended):

  • National Seminar on “Agricultural Stagnation: Causes and Way Ahead” at Utkal University, Bhubaneswar, Odisha, sponsored by UGC on 20th November 2010.    
  • National Seminar on “The Economic Meltdown: Challenges for the new age managers” at IBCS, SOA University, Odisha sponsored by AICTE during 17-18th December 2010.
  • National Workshop on “Research Methodology” organized by SOA University, Odisha in Collaboration with Utkal University, Odisha on 21st &22nd December 2010.
  • Attained a FDP on “Case writing and Case Method of Teaching” organized by Regional College of Management, Bhubaneswar, Odisha during 6-8th August 2009.
  • National Seminar on “Reinventing HR & IR Visions in the new Economy” organized by PMIR department of Utkal University, Odisha.
  • Attained Faculty Workshop on Pedagogy conducted by VTU at PESIT, Bangalore on 13/10/2012.
  • Participated in the National seminar on “Strategies for Sustainable growth in Business” organized by MVJ College of Engineering, Bangalore on 21st December 2012.
  • Presented paper on “Managing Customer Expectation & Perception of Service Quality in Hotel Industry” in the 10th International conference on management, at IIM, Bangalore during 6-9, 2013.
  • Presented a paper on “Social Responsibility of Private Firms: SMEs Perspective” organized by the School of management, KIIT University during February 22-23, 2013.
  • Participated in the training programme on “Labour market and Employment policies” organized by the V.V Giri national labour institute, NewDelhi during September 12-16, 2016.
  • Presented a paper on “The Status, Structure and Economic Impact of the Indian Mining Industry” in the 54th Annual Conference of the Indian Econometric Society during March 7-9th, 2018.
  • Presented a paper on “ownership of firms and their implication for productivity: An empirical investigation in to the Indian Mining Industry” in the 55th Annual Conference of the Indian Econometric Society during January 8-10th, 2019.