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Sanjib Pohit

Created: 3/19/2001
Updated: 5/4/2023
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Dr. Sanjib Pohit

National Council of Applied Economic Research
11 Indraprastha Estate
New Delhi, Delhi 110002
91-9868280643 (ph)

Curriculum Vitae - Sanjib Pohit

Sanjib Pohit is presently working as a Professor at NCAER, India, since 2016. Earlier he has held research positions as Professor, Academy of Scientific and Innovation Research and Senior Principal Scientist (CSIR—National Institute of Science, Technology & Development Studies), Senior Fellow/Chief Economist (NCAER), Senior Fellow (ICRIER), Research Fellow (Indian Statistical Institute). He was also a Visiting Scholar to University of Michigan (Ann Arbor, USA), Conference Board of Canada. He is also Council Member of Gerson Lehrman group

He has provided research support to the Government of India for negotiation with respect to the Copenhagen Summit and Paris Agreement/Intended Nationally Determined Contributions (INDC) submission, and joint study groups on bilateral preferential trade discussions with the European Union, and Chile. He has served as a member of several committees, including the Climate Change Modelling group of the Ministry of Environment & Forests. He has also played a key role in the completion of research projects sponsored by the Government of India, the Indian private sector, and various international organisations.

In his independent research capacity, he has authored 8 books and written around 100 articles in peer-reviewed professional journals and books.

He has been a Consultant to various national and international bodies, including ADB, OECD, World Bank, Celertial Earth, CUTS, Ernet & Young, KPMG, IEG, ICRIER, PwC, RIS and TERI.

• Top 9% in India, and Top 14% in Asia (as per RePEc data)
• • Figured in Who's Whos in the World list of 2020

Current Work Area:
1. Constructing multi-region CGE model for India
2. Building a Socio-economic Model for India for Developing a Low-carbon Pathway for India
3. Decoding National-level Low-carbon Pathways at the State Level
4. Developing framework and estimating logistics cost of India

Recent books
1. India Science & Technology, volume 3 ,Co-editor [Cambridge University Press]
2. GHG Emissions and Economic Growth: A Computable General Equilibrium Model based Analysis for India, 2014, Co-author [Springer, Germany]

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Specialties: Area of Research Interest:

International Trade
Institutional Economics
CGE Modelling
Input-Output Analysis
Macroeconomic Analysis
Transport Economics
Supply Chain Analysis
Environmental Economics

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