Phone:

+91-79-6632 4806

Email:

sanketm@iima.ac.in

Website:

http://www.sanketmohapatra.com/

Prof. Sanket Mohapatra

Economics

 

Educational Qualifications

  • Ph.D. in Economics, Columbia University, New York, USA
  • M.A. in Economics, Delhi School of Economics, India

Academic Affiliation

Associate Professor

Economics (Primary) and Finance (Secondary)

Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad

Professional Affiliation

  • Member, American Economic Association
  • Member, American Finance Association                                                   

 

Teaching

  • Macroeconomics and Policy
  • Issues in International Finance
  • World Economy
  • Econometrics

 

Area of Research:

  • International finance
  • International macroeconomics
  • Global capital flows
  • Sovereign and sub-sovereign credit ratings
  • Corporate financing patterns in emerging economies
  • Poverty, inequality and economic growth
  • International migration and remittances

 

Publications/Articles/Cases:

Publications:

  • Turning Over a Golden Leaf? Global Liquidity and Emerging Market Central Banks' Demand for Gold after the Financial Crisis, with B. Gopalakrishnan, Journal of International Financial Markets, Institutions & Money, Elsevier, 2018.
  • Determinants of the Distance between Sovereign Credit Ratings and Sub-Sovereign Bond Ratings: Evidence from Emerging Markets and Developing Economies, with M.Nose and D. Ratha, Applied Economics Vol 50(9), Taylor & Francis, 2017.
  • India's International Integration and Challenges to Sustaining Growth: Introduction, with A. Das, Colloquium in Vikalpa: The Journal for Decision Makers, Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad, and Sage Publications, 2017.
  • Quantitative Easing and the Post-Crisis Surge in Financial Flows to Developing Countries, with J. Lim, Journal of International Money and Finance, Elsevier, vol. 68(C), 2016.
  • Unconventional Monetary Policy Normalization and Emerging Market Capital Flows, with A. Burns, M. Kida, J. Lim, and M. Stocker, in Quantitative Easing: Evolution of economic thinking as it happened on Vox, Wouter J. Den Haan (editor), A VoxEU.org eBook, CEPR Press, 2016.
  • Remittances and Natural Disasters: Ex-post Response and Contribution to Ex-ante Preparedness, with G. Joseph and D. Ratha, Journal of Environment, Development and Sustainability, Springer, vol. 14(3), 2012.
  • Migration, Taxation, and Inequality, with B. Moreno-Dodson and D. Ratha, Economic Premise, Number 80, World Bank Poverty Reduction and Economic Management Network, 2012.
  • Shadow Sovereign Ratings for Unrated Developing Countries, with D. Ratha and P. De, World Development, Elsevier, vol. 39(3), 2011.
  • Remittance Markets in Africa, with D. Ratha (edited volume), World Bank Directions in Development: Finance series, 2011.
  • Forecasting Migrant Remittances During the Global Financial Crisis, with D. Ratha in Migration Letters, Transnational Press, 2010.
  • Migration and Remittances in South Asia, with C. Ozden, Chapter in The Services Revolution in South Asia, Ejaz Ghani (editor), Oxford University Press, 2010.
  • Corporate Financing Patterns and Performance in Emerging Markets, with P. Suttle and D. Ratha, Chapter in The Future of Domestic Capital Markets in Developing Countries, World Bank, IMF & Brookings, 2003.
  • Income Inequality: The Aftermath of Stock Market Liberalization in Emerging Markets, with M. Das, in Journal of Empirical Finance, Elsevier, Vol. 10(1-2), 2002.
  • Poverty, inequality and the distribution of income in the Group of 20, with X. Sala-i-Martin, Commonwealth Treasury of Australia Economic Roundup, Autumn 2003.
 

Working papers:

  • Institutional Quality and International Differences in Firm Productivity, with A. Issar and J. Lim, Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad, Working Paper 2017-02-01.
  • Turning Over a Golden Leaf? Global Liquidity and Emerging Market Central Banks' Demand for Gold after the Financial Crisis, with B. Gopalakrishnan, Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad, Working Paper 2017-04-02.
  • Global Risk and Demand for Gold by Central Banks, with B. Gopalakrishnan, Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad, Working Paper 2017-01-01.
  • Impacts of Sovereign Rating on Sub-sovereign Bond Ratings in Emerging and Developing Economies, with M. Nose and D. Ratha, World Bank Policy Research Working Paper 7618, 2016.
  • Tinker, Taper, QE, Bye: Effect of Quantitative Easing on Financial Flows to Developing Countries, with J. Lim and M. Stocker, World Bank Policy Research Working Paper 6820, 2014.
  • Impact of Migration on Economic and Social Development: A Review of Evidence and Emerging Issues, with D. Ratha and E. Scheja, World Bank Policy Research Working Paper 5558, 2011.
  • Estimates of Global Diaspora Savings, with D. Ratha, Brief, 2011
  • Migrant Remittance Flows: Findings from a Global Survey of Central Banks, with J. Irving and D. Ratha World Bank Working Paper 194, 2010.
  • International Migration and Technological Progress, with A. Burns, Brief, 2008.

Consulting

World Bank

Awards & Honors

Year Awards & Honors
   

 

Thoughts

Push growth without fiscal imbalances, Budget Countdown for FY2017-18, Hindu BusinessLine, January 29, 2017.

Staging Enabled