Dr. Priyadarshi Dash, Assistant Professor

Dr. Priyadarshi Dash is Assistant Professor at Research and Information System for Developing Countries (RIS), New Delhi, India. His research interests broadly cover topics in foreign exchange reserves, macroeconomics, international trade and finance, and blue economy. He has contributed to RIS work programme on issues of regional economic cooperation in Indian Ocean Rim Association (IORA), BIMSTEC, Asia-Africa Growth Corridor and G20. Dr. Dash has published a book titled “Universal Banking in India: Evolution, Trends and Performance” and several papers in peer-reviewed journals and edited volumes. He is a member of the Editorial Advisory Board of the Cambridge Scholars Publishing, London; member of the Editorial Board of Advances in Economics and Business, and Managing Editor of RIS bi-monthly publication G20 Digest. He has worked with Korea Institute for Industrial Economics and Trade (KIET), Seoul as a ‘Visiting Fellow’ in 2012 under a fellowship by the Asia Foundation. He has received the “Award for Excellence in Thesis Work” by IIT Bombay in 2011. Dr. Dash holds PhD in Economics from Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Bombay, India. He has participated in summer schools on international economics issues and global economic governance at University of Geneva, University of Padova and University of Milan.

Journal Papers

  • “Trade in Local Currency for South-South Cooperation: A Case of India’s Rupee Trade Scheme”, Development Cooperation Review, Vol. 1, No.7, pp. 17-23.
  • “Explaining Korea’s Development Success: Role of Scientific R&D, FDI and Industrial Catch-Up”, Man & Development, Vol. XXXIX, No. 2, pp. 21-50.
  • “Predicting Financial Crises: A Study of Asian Economies”, Global Business Review, Vol. 18, No. 5, pp. 1262-1277.

Books and Chapters in Edited Volume

  • “Financing Development in South Asia: Beyond Orthodox Approaches” in conference volume of South Asia Economic Summit (SAES)-IX held in October 2015, Centre for Policy Dialogue, Dhaka, 2017.