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Dr Chitrasen Bhue

Assistant Professor , Guwahati campus


M.A. in Economics, University of Hyderabad,
Ph.D. in Economics, University of Hyderabad

Chitrasen Bhue is Assistant Professor at Centre for Undergraduate Studies (CUGS), Tata Institute of Social Science, Guwahati Campus since January, 2018. He purshed his MA in Economics and PhD from School of Economics, University of Hyderabad. His PhD work analyses the relationship between Agrarian Institutions (Production Structure, arrangments and Organisation) and agrarian growth  among different states of India in the post-reform period. 

  • New Institutional Economics
  • Agrarian Transition in India
  • Non-farm Sector and Labour Market
  • Bhue, Chitrasen and Renbeni Kikon. 2020. 'Issues and Challanges of MSP as an Income Enhancement Approach in India' Indian Economic Journal, 68(2), 290-295 (2020).
  • Bhue, Chitrasen and R Vijay. 2017. 'Occupational Diversification in the Rural Sector between 2003 and 2013: Some Observations' Indian Journal of Labour Economics, 60, 663–670 (2017). https://doi.org/10.1007/s41027-018-0116-5
  • Bhue, Chitrasen and R Vijay. 2016. 'Importance of Landowning Non-Cultivating Households Some More Evidence', Economic and Political Weekly, Vol.51(25).
  • 2019 (on-going), Co-Principal Investigator, ‘Study on labour Influx under the Civil Works of Assam Agribusiness and Rural Transformation Project (APART)’, funded by World Bank and Government of Assam. (with Debdulal Saha and Rajdeep Singha)
  • 2019.Co-Principal Investigator, ‘Decent Work for Tea Plantation Workers in Assam: Constraints, Challenges and Prospects’, funded by Oxfam Germany. (with Debdulal Saha and Rajdeep Singha)
  • 2018-2019. Co-Principal Investigator, Social Impact Assessment on Corporate Social Responsibility, funded by ONGC, New Delhi. (with Debdulal Saha and Rajdeep Singha).
  • Labour in Agriculture (LSSP-14 for MLSSP)
  • Conceptual Groundings in Economics (DC-3 for BASS)
  • Theories of Economic Development (DC-7 for BASS)
  • Classical Political Economy (DC-12 for BASS)
  • Statistics for Social Science-II (RM-II for BASS)

Email: chitrasen.bhue[at]tiss[dot]edu