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Assistant Professor


Accounting, Economics and Finance

Pursuing Ph.D. (IIM Ranchi), M.A. in Economics (B.H.U.)


  • Chhavi Tiwari is a doctoral fellow of Indian Institute of Management Ranchi in the area of Economics. She has submitted her thesis titled “Essays on Regional Inequalities and Migration in India”. She completed her graduation and post-graduation in Economics from Banaras Hindu University. She also holds two-year experience in government sponsored research projects and one-year experience of teaching.


  • Microeconomics, Macroeconomics.


  • Regional Inequality, Migration, Labour Markets, Gender and Work


  • Tiwari, C., Bhattacharjee, S., & Chakrabarti, D. (2020). Investigating regional inequalities in India: Are Indian districts converging? Journal of International Development, 32(5), 684-716. doi:10.1002/jid.3472 
  • Tiwari C. and Mishra M. (2017), Testing the CO2 emissions convergence: Evidence from Asian Countries. IIM Kozhikode Society and Management Review. Volume 6 Issue 1, SAGE publication. 
  • Siddiqui M. Z., Goli S., Reja T., Doshi R., Chakrovorty S., Tiwari C., Kumar N. P. and Singh D(2017), Prevalence of Anemia and its determinants among Pregnant, and Nonpregnant and Nonlactating women in India. SAGE Open, July-September 2017:1-10.

Conferences and Workshops

  • World Congress 2020 of International Economic Association at Bali, Indonesia (to be held in 2021).
  • 2nd Sustainability and Development Conference (SDC) 2019 at University of Michigan, Ann Arbor.
  • 14th Public Policy and Management Conference 2019 at Indian Institute of Management Bangalore.
  • 22nd Applied Economics Meeting 2019 at University of Cartagena, Cartagena, Spain.
  • 60th Annual conference of Indian Society of Labour Economics (ISLE) 2018 at Indira Gandhi Institute of Development Research (IGIDR), Mumbai.
  • 8th Biennial conference of The Indian Society of Ecological Economics (INSEE) 2016 at Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore.
  • 52nd Annual conference of The Indian Econometric Society (TIES) 2016 at Indian Institute of Management, Kozhikode.
  • 57th Annual conference of Indian Society of Labour Economics (ISLE) 2015 at Central University of Kashmir, Srinagar.


  • Travel award to attend Annual Meeting of Population Association of America (PAA), 2020.
  • Travel scholarship from Association of Free Economy to attend 22nd Applied Economics Meeting on 6th & 7th June 2019 at University of Cartagena, Cartagena, Spain
  • Travel Scholarship from Association of Heterodox Economics to attend Post Graduate workshop on Research Methods on 10-11 January 2019 at University of Leeds Business School, Leeds, UK.
  • Travel Scholarship from Santa Fe Institute for attending Short Course on “Population and Environment” during 15-16 October 2018 at Santa Fe, New Mexico, USA
  • Doctoral Research Fellowship: Indian Institute of Management Ranchi (2016-2020)
  • Selected for Indian Youth Delegation to China-2017.
  • Travel Award from SANDEE to attend Summer school on Environmental and Development Economics in 2016.

Media Coverage

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