Welcome to MIDS - A National Institute for Social Science Research
 
 

Prof. K. L. Krishna
Chairperson, MIDS

 
 

 

 

 

 
 
 
 
 
 

 
 

 

 

Professor K. L. Krishna
Chairperson
Madras Institute of Development Studies
79, II Main Road, Gandhinagar, Adyar, Chennai 600020
Tel:+91 44 24412589 / 24411574 / 24412295 / 24419771 Extn:322
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Residence: 97 Munirka Enclave, Nelson Mandela Road, New Delhi – 110 067.
Telephone: 011-26192768, 9871086770                                      

E-mail: krishna@econdse.org   /  chairperson@mids.ac.in
Web: http://www.mids.ac.in/klkrishna.htm

 

Current Institutional Affiliation:

Centre for Development Economics, Delhi School of  Economics


Education:                              

Ph.D in Economics, University of Chicago, 1963-67

Professional Training in Statistics, Indian Statistical Institute, Calcutta, 1956-58

M.Sc in Statistics, Kerala University, 1954-56

B.A. in Mathematics, Andhra University, 1952-54


Fellowships Held:          

1. Brookings Institution Doctoral Fellow, 1966-67

2. Ford Foundation Doctoral Fellow, 1965-66

3. Golodetz Foundation Fellowship at Chicago 1963-65

4. Fulbright Travel Grant 1963


Profession:          

Teaching and Research (1958 onwards) Delhi School of Economics


Fields of Specialization:         

Econometrics – (Methodology and Applications) Industrial Economics, Economics of Productivity, Regional Inequality & Empirics of Trade


 Administrative and Other positions held:          

 1. Director, Delhi Scholl of Economics, 1980-81, 1982-84, 1993-95

2. Executive Director, Centre for Development Economics, Delhi School of Economics, 1996-98

3. Head, Department of Economics, Delhi School of Economics, 1980-81, 1982-85

4. Dean, Faculty of Social Sciences, University of Delhi, 1980-81

5. Member, State Development Board, Government of Andhra Pradesh, 1985-87

6. Member, National Advisory Board on Statistics, Government of India, 1990-94

7. Chairman, Steering Committee for Annual Survey of Industries, Government of India, 1998-99, 1999-2000

8. Chairman, Standing Committee on Industrial Statistics, Government of India, 2000-01 to 2005-06

9. Chairman, CESS, Hyderabad, 2007-2013

10. Member, Board of Governors, IGIDR, 2003- onwards

11. Founder Managing Editor, Journal of Quantitative Economics, 1985-1995

12. President, The Indian Econometric Society 1996-97

13. Chairman, Advisory Committee for India KLEMS productivity study at ICRIER, Sponsored by RBI, 2009-13

14. Member/Chairman, EXIM-Bank Doctoral Award,  2009, 2011, 2012

15. Co-Chairman, Organising Committee, TIES Golden Jubilee, 2013-14


Teaching Experience: 50 years (1958-63, 1967-2000, 2000-2013)
 

Courses taught at the M.A., M.Phil. and Ph.D levels at the Delhi School of Economics, Monash University and elsewhere:

1. Econometric Methods

2. Econometric Theory

3. Applied Econometrics

4. Time Series Analysis

5. Introductory Mathematical Economics

6. Micro- Economics

7. Applied Production Analysis

8. Intermediate Probability Theory

9. Statistical Inference

10. Multivariate Statistical Analysis

11. Statistical Methods

12. Economic Statistics

13. Industrial Economics

14. Macro-Econometric Models

15. Economics of Industrialization

16. Recent Advances in Econometrics

 


Research Supervision  :

No of Ph D Thesis Supervised at

Delhi School of Economics

21

Jawaharlal Nehru University

3

 

No of M Phil Thesis Supervised at

Delhi School of Economics

20

 


 

Research Work and Publications:
 

No. of Research papers on a variety
of Themes  :           30

 

Edited Books:          

1.   Econometric Applications in India, 1997, OUP, Delhi

2.   Essays in Industry and Trade (2001), Vikas Publications, Delhi, Co-editors: Ashok Guha and Ashok Lahiri

3.   Institutions and Markets in India’s Development (2007), OUP. Essays of K.N.Raj, Co-editor: A. Vaidyanathan

4.   Readings in Indian Agriculture and Industry (2009), Academic Foundation, Co-editor: Uma Kapila