Prof. S.K. Mishra


Photo of Dr. SK Mishra Dr. S.K. Mishra did his M.A. from Bhagalpur University, Bihar and M.R.P and Ph.D. from IIT, Kharagpur, West Bengal. After three years' lectureship in the Department of Architecture and Planning at IIT, Kharagpur (West Bengal), he joined as Reader in the Department of Economics (NEHU) in December 1984. He superannuated from the University as Professor (Higher Acad. Grade) of Economics on August 31, 2015. He specialized in Econometrics, Operations Research and Regional Science/Planning. He was deeply interested in Institutional Economics.

He taught various papers including Microeconomics, Statistics, Econometrics, Computer Applications in Economic Analysis, Evolutionary Economics and Historical Perspective of Modern Economics.

Superannuated on 31.08.2015

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Contact No(s): +91-9862005729(M)
Email Address: (1). mishrasknehu@yahoo.com

Teaching/Research Experience:
  • Professor (Higher Academic Grade), NEHU (01.01.2010-31.08.2015)
  • Professor, NEHU (12.07.1991-31.12.2009)
  • Reader, NEHU (05.12.1984-11.07.1991)
  • Lecturer, IIT, Kharagpur (27.11.1981-4.12.1984)
  • Visiting Fellow, The Ohio State University, USA (1980)
Administrative Experience:
  • Member, Academic Council, NEHU [1991-2015 (August)].
  • Member, Executive Council, NEHU (1997-98).
  • Head, Dept. of Economics, NEHU (1995-1996; 1999-2002; 16.12.2011 - 14.7.2014)
  • Chairman, BPGS (Econ.), NEHU (1995-1996; 1999-2002; Dec. 16, 2011 - July 14, 2014)
  • Dean, School of Economics, Management and Information Sciences (SEMIS), NEHU (1996-99).
  • Chairman, School Board, SEMIS, NEHU (1996-99).
  • Chairman/Ex-Chairman, BUGS (Economics, Statistics, Computer Science/applications, Mass Media and Sanskrit), NEHU
  • President, NEHU Teachers' Association (2007-08; 2008-09).
  • Chief Proctor, NEHU (2000).
  • Coordinator, Internal Quality Assurance Cell (IQAC), NEHU, (1998-2004).
    Director, IQAC, NEHU, Nov. 2010 - Nov. 2013
Ph.D. Title: "Evaluation of Public Policies for Agricultural Development in Less Developed Regions"  for PhD in Planning, IIT, Kharagpur.
Broad Areas of Interest: Evolutionary Economics, Global Optimization, Econometrics, Microeconomics
Other Interests: Hindi Literature
Current Areas of Work: Biologically Inspired Global Optimization Methods, Sociology of Economics
Life Member/Member: Regional Science Association, India
Associate/Fellow: AITP (Institute of Town Planners, India)
Technical Contributions: Wrote many computer programs that are being used in diverse fields of research including several branches of engineering; see at applications cited.
Paper(s) Presented: Some important publications are listed below.   [including the Working Papers - available on SSRN or IDEAS (RePEc) / EconPapers; for Journals/Edited Book Chapters see Publications in Journals, etc].
Papers published in Journals/ Edited Books: See in Publications in Journals, etc.
Citations of Papers: List of Citations of Papers written during 2004-2010 ; [Google Scholar Citations]
IDEAS (RePEc) Author Rank: Ranks among the Top 6% Authors in Asia
Ph.D. Supervision:
MCP/MRP and M.Phil. Supervision Supervised 4 MCP/MRP and 16 MPhil Dissertations listed below:
 
(i). While Working in Dept. of Architecture and Planning, IIT, Kharagpur (ii). While Working in Dept. of Economics, NEHU, Shillong
  • An Econometric Analysis of Agricultural Production Function in the Agrarian Economy of Meghalaya : A Case Study of five Villages (MPhil Dissertation, NEHU, Shillong), 1999.
  • Gandhian Economic Ideals and Planned Economic Development of India: A Focus on Some Specific Aspects (MPhil Dissertation, NEHU, Shillong), 1995.
  • Performance of Generalised Indirect Least Squares in Over-Identified Equation Estimation : A Monte Carlo Experiment (MPhil Dissertation, NEHU, Shillong), 1993.
  • A Study on the Minimum Absolute Deviation Regression Estimator (MPhil Dissertation, NEHU, Shillong), 1992.
  • Degree of Over-identification and its Effects on the Performance of Estimators (MPhil Dissertation, NEHU, Shillong), 1992.
  • Tourism Industry in Assam : A Case Study of Sibsagar District (MPhil Dissertation, NEHU, Shillong), 1991.
  • Marketing of Tea in Assam with Special Reference to Guwahati Tea Auction Centre (MPhil Dissertation, NEHU, Shillong), 1991.
  • A Study on Institutional Determinants of Production Function (MPhil Dissertation, NEHU, Shillong), 1990.
  • An Approach to Planning for Development in Mayurbhanj District, Orissa (MPhil Dissertation, NEHU, Shillong), 1990.
  • A Study on the Methods of Multi-Criteria Evaluation of Public Policies (MPhil Dissertation, NEHU, Shillong), 1988.
  • A Study on Efficacy of Public Utilities and Services in Shillong (MPhil Dissertation, NEHU, Shillong), 1989.
  • An Evaluation of Family Planning Programme : A Case Study of Balasore District, Orissa (MPhil Dissertation, NEHU, Shillong), 1989.
  • The Economics of Private Schooling Industry : A Study of Shillong (MPhil Dissertation, NEHU, Shillong), 1988.
  • Evaluation of Public Expenditure on Health Facilities in Assam (MPhil Dissertation, NEHU, Shillong), 1987.
  • The Nature and Significance of Rural Indebtedness : A Study with Special Reference to Scheduled Tribes of Assam (MPhil Dissertation, NEHU, Shillong), 1987.
  • A Comparative Study of Tribal and Nontribal Agricultural Practices and its Effects on Agricultural Development (MPhil Dissertation, NEHU, Shillong), 1987.
Research projects (Associated with):
  • "Studies on Environmental Impact of Coal Mining in Jaintia Hills District" (Meghalaya State Pollution Control Board), 1993.
  • "Status of Social Forestry in Mizoram" (National Wasteland Development Board, Ministry of Environment and Forests, Govt. of India), 1991.
  • "Status of Social Forestry in Arunachal Pradesh" (National Wasteland Development Board, Ministry of Environment and Forests, Govt. of India), 1991.
  • "A Survey of Physically Handicapped Persons in 100 Selected Villages of Meghalaya" (Govt. of Meghalaya), 1990.
  • "Socio-economic Profile of Population in Mylliem Block, East Khasi Hills, Meghalaya" (UGC-UNFPA), 1989.
Referee for Journals:
  • Annals of Operations Research [Springer];
  • Asian Ethnicity [Routledge];
  • British J. of Math and Stat Psychol. [Wiley].
  • Computational Economics [Springer];
  • Computational Statistics and Data Analysis [Elsevier];
  • Economic Change and Restructuring [Springer];
  • Economics Letters [Elsevier];
  • Indian Journal of Regional Science [Regional Science Association, Kolkata]
  • IUP Journal of Managerial Economics [ICFAI]
  • Journal of Economic Growth [Springer];
  • Journal of Forest Economics [Elsevier];
  • Journal of Media and Communication Studies [Academic Journals]
  • Journal of Quantitative Economics [The Indian Econometric Society, IGIDR, Mumbai]
  • Journal of Risk [Incisive Media, London].
  • Journal of Statistical Research [Institute of Statistical Research and Training, Dhaka].
  • Pakistan Journal of Statistics [Lahore, Pakistan].
  • Social Indicators Research [Springer].
  • Southeast Asian Bulletin of Mathematics [Southeast Asian Mathematical Society, Hong Kong];
 
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Book(s) Published:

  • Mishra, S.K. and Binwal, J.C. (1991): Computer Applications in Social Science Research, Vikas Publishing Co., Delhi.
  • Mishra, S.K. (1984): Evaluation of Public Policies for Agricultural Development in Less Developed Regions, IIT, Kharagpur.

Research Paper(s) Published: [Many of these papers are free downloadable from SSRN or IDEAS (RePEc)]

  • Mishra, S.K. (2014). "The Economic Philosophy of Micro-Credit System" , SSRN, Working paper # 2524840.
  • Nayak, P. and Mishra, S.K. (2014). "A State Level Analysis of the Status of Social Sector in India" , SSRN, Working paper # 2487771.
  • Mishra, S.K. (2014). "A note on Poincaré recurrence in Anosov diffeomorphic transformation of discretized outline of some plant leaves ", MPRA, Working paper # 57594.
  • Mishra, S.K. (2014). "What Happens If in the Principal Component Analysis the Pearsonian Is Replaced by the Brownian Coefficient of Correlation?", SSRN, Working paper # 2443362.
  • Xie, J.C., Mishra, S.K., Kar, T. & Xie, R.H. (2014). "Generalized Interatomic Pair-Potential Function", Chemical Physics Letters. 605-606 (June 17, 2014): 137-146.
  • Xie, J.C., Kar, T., Mishra, S.K., Xie, R.H. (2014). "Improved Pair-Potential Function for Diatomic Systems", Chemical Physics Letters, 593 (Feb 2014): 77-82.
  • Nayak, P. and Mishra, S.K. (2013): "Status of Development of NE States in India in the National Perspective", SSRN: [http://ssrn.com/abstract=2295863]. Eastern Panorama, (August-13: Cover Story). XXII(5): 15-25.
  • Pou, Kh. & Mishra, S.K. (2013). "Institutional Shackles to Entrepreneurial Development among the Ethnic Groups in NorthEast India: A Study on Entrepreneurial Environment in Poumai Naga Ethnic Group". International J. of Advancements in Research & Technology, 2(5):396-413.
  • Mishra, S.K. (2013) "Global Optimization of Some Difficult Benchmark Functions by Host-Parasite Coevolutionary Algorithm", Economics Bulletin, 33(1): 1-18.
  • Mishra, S.K. & Kumar, B. (2013): "Disparities in Globalization of the World Economies", NEHU Journal, 11(1): 1-17.
  • Mishra, S.K. (2012) "A Comparative Study of Trends in Globalization Using Different Synthetic Indicators", SSRN: [doi: 10.2139/ssrn.2038127].
  • Mishra, S.K. (2012) "A Maximum Entropy Perspective of Pena's Synthetic Indicators", SSRN: [doi: 10.2139/ssrn.2032479] http://ssrn.com/abstract=2032479; (MPRA, Munich - download).
  • Mishra, S.K. (2012) "A Note on Construction of Heuristically Optimal Pena's Synthetic Indicators by the Particle Swarm Method of Global Optimization", SSRN-abstract_id=2028395 [doi: 10.2139/ssrn.2028395] (MPRA, Munich - download).
  • Mishra, S.K. (2012) "A Note on the Indeterminacy and Arbitrariness of Pena's Method of Construction of Synthetic Indicators", SSRN-abstract_id=2026293 [doi: 10.2139/ssrn.2026293] (MPRA, Munich - download).
  • Mishra, S.K. (2012) "Construction of Pena's DP2-Based Ordinal Synthetic Indicator When Partial Indicators are Rank Scores". Available at SSRN: http://dx.doi.org/10.2139/ssrn.2069500.
  • Nayak, P. & Mishra, S.K. (2012) "Efficiency of Pena's P2 Distance in Construction of Human Development Indices", Available at SSRN: http://dx.doi.org/10.2139/ssrn.2066567.
  • Santos, C.A.G. , Freire, P.K.M.M. & Mishra, S.K. (2012) "Cuckoo Search via Lévy Flights for Optimization of a Physically-based Runoff-Erosion Model", Journal of Urban and Environmental Engineering, 6(2): 123-131.
  • Mishra, S.K. (2011) "Issues and Problems in Human Resource Development in the NER", in Raul, R.K. & Saikia, J.N. (eds) North East India: Approaches towards Sustainable Development. Southern Economist, Bangalore. pp. 160-182. Download
  • Santos, C.A.G., Freire, P.K.M.M., Arruda, P.M. and Mishra, S.K. (2011) "Application of a differential evolution optimizer to the tank model", XIV World Water Congress (Sept. 25-29, 2011); Porto de Galinhas, Brazil.
  • Santos, C.A.G., Freire, P.K.D.M.M., Mishra, S.K. and Soares Junior, A. (2011): "Application of a particle swarm optimization to the tank model", in Risk in Water Resources Management, (Proceedings of Symposium H03 held during IUGG2011, in Melbourne, Australia, July 2011; IAHS Publ. 347, 2011), pp.114-120.
  • Santos, C.A.G., Freire, P.K.D.M.M., Silva, R.M. da, Arruda, P.M. and Mishra, S.K. (2011): "Influence of the Catchment Discretization on the Optimization of Runoff-Erosion Modelling", Journal of Urban and Environmental Engineering, 5(2): 91-102. [doi: 10.4090/juee.2009.v5n2.091102].
  • Mishra, SK (2010): "A Brief History of Production Functions", The IUP Journal of Managerial Economics, Vol. VIII, No. 4, 2010, pp. 6-34. Available at SSRN: http://ssrn.com/abstract=1020577.
  • Mishra, SK (2010): "A Note on Empirical Sample Distribution of Journal Impact Factors in Major Discipline Groups", 2010, SSRN: http://ssrn.com/abstract=1552723
  • Mishra, SK (2010): "An Essay on the Nature and Significance of Deception and Telling Lies", 2010, SSRN: http://ssrn.com/abstract=1614082
  • Mishra, SK (2010): "Construction of an Index: A New Method", in Growth and Human Development in North-East India, pp. 24-35, P. Nayak, ed., Oxford University Press, 2010.
  • Mishra, SK (2010): "Empirical Probability Distribution of Journal Impact Factor and Over-the-Samples Stability in its Estimated Parameters", 2010, SSRN: http://ssrn.com/abstract=1556281
  • Mishra, SK (2010): "Fitting an Origin-Displaced Logarithmic Spiral to Empirical Data by Differential Evolution Method of Global Optimization", IUP Journal of Computational Mathematics, III(3), 2010, pp. 7-14.
  • Mishra, S.K. (2010) "Hedonic Demand for Rented House in Kohima, Nagaland" (with ML Ngullie) in Singha, K. (ed) Rural Development in India: Retrospect and Prospects. Concept Publishing Co. New Delhi. pp. 90-97. Available at SSRN : www.ssrn.com/author=353253
  • Mishra, SK (2010): "Is Journal Impact Factor a Good Measure of Research Merit?", The NEHU Journal, VIII(1), 2010, pp. 107-122.
  • Mishra, SK (2010): "On Harnessing Natural Resources for Sustainable Development", Journal of Environmental Management and Tourism, I-1(1), 2010, pp. 12-21.
  • Mishra, SK (2010): "Performance of Differential Evolution and Particle Swarm Methods on Some Relatively Harder Multi-modal Benchmark Functions", The IUP Journal of Computational Mathematics, III(1), 2010, pp. 7-18.
  • Mishra, SK (2010): "Temporal Changes in the Parameters of Statistical Distribution of Journal Impact Factor", IUP Journal of Computational Mathematics, Vol. 3, No.4, 2010, pp. 7-29. Available at SSRN: http://ssrn.com/abstract=1568064.
  • Mishra, SK (2010): "The Most Representative Composite Rank Ordering of Multi-Attribute Objects by the Particle Swarm Optimization", 2009, SSRN: http://ssrn.com/abstract=1326386; Journal of Quantitative Economics, 8(2), 2010, pp. 165-200.
  • Mishra, SK (2010): "What Determines the Academic and Professional Participation of Economists?", The IUP Journal of Managerial Economics, VIII(1-2), 2010, pp. 33-46.
  • Jamir, T. & Mishra, S.K. (2010): "Micro-analysis of Private Colleges in Nagaland", The FedUni Journal of Higher Education, 5(1-2), 2010, pp. 41-62.
  • Santos, CAG, Pinto, LEM, Freire, PKDMM, and Mishra, SK (2010): "Application of Particle Swarm Optimization to a Physically-based Erosion Model", Annals of Warsaw University of Life Sciences - SGGW: Land Reclamation, 42(1), 2010, pp. 39-49.
  • Mishra, SK and Nayak, P. (2010): "Facets and Factors of Human Development in Tripura", in Growth and Human Development in North-East India, pp. 281-296, P. Nayak, ed., Oxford University Press, 2010.
  • Mishra, SK and Nayak, P. (2010): "Human Development and its Correlates in Nagaland", in Growth and Human Development in North-East India, P. Nayak, ed., pp. 323-346, Oxford University Press, 2010.
  • Mishra, SK (2009): "A Note on Human Development Indices with Income Equalities", in Rout, H.S. and Panda, P.K. (Eds.),in Human Development: Dimensions and Strategies, New Century Publications, New Delhi, 2009.
  • Mishra, SK (2009): "A Note on Positive Semi-Definiteness of Some Non-Pearsonian Correlation Matrices", 2009, SSRN: http://ssrn.com/abstract=1419362
  • Mishra, SK (2009): "A Note on the Ordinal Canonical Correlation Analysis of Two Sets of Ranking Scores", Journal of Quantitative Economics, 7(2), 2009, pp. 173-199.
  • Mishra, SK (2009); "Global Optimization by Particle Swarm Method", ICFAI University Journal of Computational Mathematics, II(4), 2009, pp. 7-16.
  • Mishra, SK (2009): "Representation-Constrained Canonical Correlation Analysis: A Hybridization of Canonical Correlation and Principal Component Analyses", Journal of Applied Economic Sciences, IV:1(7): Spring 2009, pp. 115-124.
  • Nayak, P. and Mishra, SK (2009): "Structural Change in Meghalaya - Theory and Evidence", 2009, SSRN: http://ssrn.com/abstract=1419730; in Raul, R.K. & Saikia, J.N. (eds) North East India: Approaches towards Sustainable Development. Southern Economist, Bangalore. 2011. pp. 25-40.
  • Mishra, SK (2009): "On Construction of Robust Composite Indices by Linear Aggregation", ICFAI University Journal of Computational Mathematics, 2(3), 2009, pp. 24-44.
  • Ngullie, ML and Mishra, SK (2009): "Structural Relations among the Components of Household Income and Expenditure in Kohima, Nagaland ", ICFAI journal of Managerial Economics, 7(1), 2009, pp. 23-53.
  • Barik, S.K. and Mishra, S.K. (2008): "Assessment of the Contribution of Forests to the Economy of Northeastern States of India", International Forestry Review: Special Issue: India, 10(2), 2008, pp. 349-361.
  • Mishra, S.K. (2008): "A Note on the Sub-Optimality of Rank Ordering of Objects on the Basis of the Leading Principal Component Factor Scores",SSRN: www.ssrn.com/author=353253
  • Mishra, S.K. (2008): "Completing correlation matrices of arbitrary order by differential evolution method of global optimization: A Fortran program", GITAM Journal of Management, 6(3): 71-77, July-September, 2008.
  • Mishra, S.K. (2008) "Minimization of Keane's Bump Function By the Repulsive Particle Swarm and the Differential Evolution Methods", Icfai University Journal of Computational Mathematics, 1(3): 45-55, December 2008.
  • Mishra, S.K. (2008): "New Method of Robust Linear Regression Analysis: Some Monte Carlo Experiments", Journal of Applied Economic Sciences, III-3(5), 2008, pp. 261-269.
  • Mishra, S.K. (2008) "On the Optimality of Academic Rankings of Regions with RePEc Data, 2008", SSRN; www.ssrn.com/author=353253
  • Mishra, S.K. (2008) "Possibilities of Quality Enhancement in Higher Education by Intensive Use of Information Technology", Proceedings of the National Conference on Impact of Assessment and Accreditation of Educational Institutions of Higher Education in India, Shillong College Academic Society, Shillong (India), 2008, pp.92-111.
  • Mishra, S.K. (2008) "Potentials of Village and Small Enterprise Sector in the North Eastern Region of India",The Icfai Journal of Managerial Economics, Vol. VI(2), pp. 7-39, May 2008.
  • Mishra, S.K. (2008) "Robust Two-Stage Least Squares: Some Monte Carlo Experiments", Journal of Applied Economic Sciences, vol. 3 (4(6)): 434-443, 2008/
  • Mishra, S.K. (2008) "The Age of Professor Narmadeshwar Jha", Available at SSRN: http://ssrn.com/abstract=1275073
  • Mishra, S.K. (2008) "The nearest correlation matrix problem: A Solution by differential evolution method of global optimization", Journal of Quanatitative Economics, 6(1&2), 2008, pp. 240-262.
  • Mishra, S.K. (2007): "A Comparative Study of Various Inclusive Indices and the Index Constructed by the Principal Components Analysis", Social Science Research Network.
  • Mishra, S.K. (2007): "A Note on Human Development Indices with Income Equalities", Social Science Research Network.
  • Mishra, S.K. (2007): "A Note on Least-Squares Fitting of Signal Waveforms", Social Science Research Network.
  • Mishra, S.K. (2007): "Analysis of Gender Disparity in Meghalaya by Various Types of Composite Indices", Social Science Research Network.
  • Mishra, S.K. (2007): "Completing Correlation Matrices of Arbitrary order by Differential Evolution Method of Global Optimization: A FORTRAN Program", Social Science Research Network.
  • Mishra, S.K. (2007): "Estimation of Zellner-Revankar Production Function Revisited." Economics Bulletin, Vol.3, No.14, pp.1-7.
  • Mishra, S.K. (2007): "FORTRAN Codes for Nonlinear Regression by the Differential Evolution Method of Global Optimization" [Help to Users], Journal of Quantitative Economics, Vol.5, No.1, pp. 140-177.
  • Mishra, S.K. (2007): "Globalization and Structural Changes in the Indian Industrial Sector: An Analysis of Production Functions", ICFAI Journal of Managerial Economics, Vol.5, No.3, pp. 7-25.
  • Mishra, S.K. (2007): "Human Resource Management: Some Vital Considerations", Pravartak [National Insurance Academy School of Management, Pune], Vol.2, No.4, pp.132-138.
  • Mishra, S.K. (2007): "India's Policy Deficit: An Existentialist Perspective". The India Economy Review, Vol.4, No.3, pp.18-23.
  • Mishra, S.K. (2007): "Least Squares Estimation of Joint Production Functions by the Differential Evolution method of Global Optimization", Economics Bulletin, Vol.3, No.51, pp.1-13.
  • Mishra, S.K. (2007): "Minimization of Keane's Bump Function by the Repulsive Particle Swarm and the Differential Evolution Methods", Social Science Research Network.
  • Mishra, S.K. (2007): "Performance of Differential Evolution Method in Least Squares Fitting of Some Typical Nonlinear Curves", Journal of Quantitative Economics, Vol.5, No.1, pp. 140-177.
  • Mishra, S.K. (2007): "Recent Trend of Village and Small Enterprise Sector Exploring and Exploiting its Opportunities in the North Eastern Region of India touching upon its Profile and Barriers", Social Science Research Network.
  • Mishra, S.K. (2007): "Socio-economic Exclusion of Different Religious Communities in Meghalaya", Social Science Research Network.
  • Mishra, S.K. (2007): "The Nearest Correlation Matrix Problem: A Solution by Differential Evolution Method of Global Optimization", Social Science Research Network.
  • Mishra, S.K. and P. Nayak (2007): "Socio-economic Dimensions of Globalization in India", ICFAI Journal of Managerial Economics, Vol.1, pp.63-80.
  • Daimari, P. and S.K. Mishra (2006): "Poverty, Inequality and Permeability to Globalization Effects A Study of Select Villages in Udalguri Subdivision of Assam", Hill Geographer, Vol.22, Nos. 1 & 2.
  • Mishra, S.K. (2006): "A Comparative Study on Fitting of Gielis Curves by Classical versus Generalized Simulated Annealing Methods", Social Science Research Network.
  • Mishra, S.K. (2006): "A Note on Numerical Estimation of Sato's Two-Level CES Production Function", Social Science Research Network.
  • Mishra, S.K. (2006): "Experiments on Estimation of the Parameters of Gielis Super-formula by Simulated Annealing Method of Optimization", Social Science Research Network.
  • Mishra, S.K. (2006): "Fitting a Logarithmic Spiral to Empirical Data with Displaced Origin", Social Science Research Network.
  • Mishra, S.K. (2006): "Global Optimization by Differential Evolution and Particle Swarm Methods: Evaluation on Some Benchmark Functions", Social Science Research Network.
  • Mishra, S.K. (2006): "Global Optimization by Particle Swarm Method: A FORTRAN Program", Social Science Research Network.
  • Mishra, S.K. (2006): "Least Squares Fitting of Chacón-Gielis Curves by the Particle Swarm Method of Optimization", Social Science Research Network.
  • Mishra, S.K. (2006): "On Estimation of the Parameters of Gielis Super formula from Empirical Data", Social Science Research Network.
  • Mishra, S.K. (2006): "On Fitting the Gielis Super formula to Empirical Data", Social Science Research Network.
  • Mishra, S.K. (2006): "Performance of Repulsive Particle Swarm Method in Global Optimization of Some Important Test Functions: A FORTRAN Program", Social Science Research Network.
  • Mishra, S.K. (2006): "Performance of the Barter, the Differential Evolution and the Simulated Annealing Methods of Global Optimization on Some New and Some Old Test Functions", Social Science Research Network.
  • Mishra, S.K. (2006): "Repulsive Particle Swarm Method on Some Difficult Test Problems of Global Optimization", Social Science Research Network.
  • Mishra, S.K. (2006): "Some Experiments on Fitting of Gielis Curves by Simulated Annealing and Particle Swarm Methods of Global Optimization", Social Science Research Network.
  • Mishra, S.K. (2006): "Some New Test Functions for Global Optimization and Performance of Repulsive Particle Swarm Method", Social Science Research Network.
  • Mishra, S.K. (2006): "The Barter Method: A New Heuristic for Global Optimization and its Comparison with the Particle Swarm and the Differential Evolution Methods", Social Science Research Network.
  • Mishra, S.K. (2006): "Valuation of Environmental Goods and Services" in O.P. Singh (ed.) Environment and Natural Resources: Ecological and Economic Perspectives, Regency Publications, New Delhi, pp.34-54.
  • Mishra, S.K. and T. Jamir (2006): "Economics of Higher Education: Micro Analysis of Private Colleges in Nagaland", Social Science Research Network.
  • Mishra, S.K. and K. Rio (2006): "Economics of Private Schooling Industry in Kohima, Nagaland (India)", ICFAI Journal of Managerial Economics, Vol.4, No.3, pp.7-25.
  • Dasgupta, M. and S.K. Mishra (2005): "A Monte Carlo Study on Least Absolute Deviation Estimation of Single Equation of Single Equation Linear Models", Indian Economic Journal, Vol.53, No.2, pp.172-188 [Research Notes and Communications].
  • Mishra, S.K. (2005): "Generalized Maximum Entropy Leuven Estimator under Severe Multicollinearity Conditions: A Computer Program". http://webng.com/economics
  • Mishra, S.K. and P. Daimari (2005): "Enterprise, Growth and Inequality in the Rural Economy of Assam: A Study of Seven Villages in the Udalguri Subdivision". http://econpapers.repec.org/paper/wpawuwpur/ 0504004.htm
  • Mishra, S.K. and P. Daimari (2005): "Poverty and Inequality in Rural Assam: An Indicative Study of Seven Villages in Udalguri Subdivision". http://econpapers.repec.org/paper/wpawuwpot/0504007.htm
  • Mishra, S.K. and J.W. Lyngskor (2005): "Nutritional Aspects of Poverty among Casual Labourer Households in Shillong (India)", Social Science Research Network.
  • Mishra, S.K. and J.W. Lyngskor (2005): "Poverty, Dietary Imbalance and Sickness among Casual Labourer Households in Shillong (India)", Social Science Research Network.
  • Dasgupta, M and S.K. Mishra (2004): "Least Absolute Deviation Estimation of Multi-equation Linear Econometric Models: A Literature Review", Social Science Research Network.
  • Mishra, S.K. (2004): "An Algorithm for fitting an Archimedean Spiral to Empirical Data", Social Science Research Network.
  • Mishra, S.K. (2004): "An Algorithm to generate Variates with Desired Inter-correlation Matrix", Social Science Research Network.
  • Mishra, S.K. (2004): "Estimation of Production Possibility Surface from Empirical Data", Social Science Research Network.
  • Mishra, S.K. (2004): "Estimation under Multicollinearity: Application of Restricted Liu and Maximum Entropy Estimators to the Portland Cement Data Set", Social Science Research Network.
  • Mishra, S.K. (2004): "Median as a Weighted Arithmetic Mean of All Sample Observations", Economics Bulletin, Vol.3, No.18, pp.1-6.
  • Mishra, S.K. (2004): "Multicollinearity and Maximum Entropy Leuven Estimator", Economics Bulletin, Vol.3, No.25, pp.1-11.
  • Mishra, S.K. (2004): "Multicollinearity and Modular Maximum Entropy Leuven Estimator", Social Science Research Network.
  • Mishra, S.K. (2004): "On generating Correlated Random Variables with a given Valid or Invalid Correlation Matrix", Social Science Research Network.
  • Mishra, S.K. (2004): "Optimum Solution of Nearest Correlation Matrix Problem by Minimization of the Maximum Norm", Social Science Research Network.
  • Mishra, S.K. and J.W. Lyngskor (2004): "Real Wages of Casual Labourers in Shillong", Social Science Research Network.
  • Mishra, S.K. and J.W. Lyngskor (2004): "Trends in Wage Goods Prices and Cost of Living of Casual Workers in Shillong", Social Science Research Network; in Raul, R.K. & Saikia, J.N. (eds) North East India: Approaches towards Sustainable Development. Southern Economist, Bangalore. 2011, pp. 232-251..
  • Mishra, S.K. (2003): "On Self-financing of Institutions of Higher Learning in India", Social Science Research Network.
  • Mishra, S.K. and M. Dasgupta (2003): "Least Absolute Deviation Estimation of Multi-equation Linear Econometric Models", Social Science Research Network.
  • Mishra, S.K. and M.L. Ngullie (2003): "Determinants of Quality of Life in Dimapur Nagaland (India)", Social Science Research Network.
  • Mishra, S.K. and M.L. Ngullie (2003): "Quality of Life in Dimapur, Nagaland (India)", Social Science Research Network.
  • Ngullie, ML and S.K. Mishra (2003): "Locational Characteristics of Quality of Life in Dimapur Area, Nagaland" in S. Singh et al. (eds.) Environment, Locational Decisions and Regional Planning, Proceedings of International Conference of The Geographical Society of North Eastern Hill Region, Shillong, 2003.
  • Mishra, S.K. (2000) "Favours and Hopes on Sale", Eastern Panorama, Vol.8, No.4.
  • Mishra, S.K. (2000) "Rural Development in the North Eastern Region: Constraints, Prospects and PM's Package", Eastern Panorama, Vol.8, No.5.
  • Mishra, S.K. and Panda, NM (2000) "Unit Cost of Higher Education: A Case Study of North Eastern Hill University" (with NM Panda), Journal of Educational Planning and Administration, vol 14(3), pp. 269-283.
  • Mishra, S.K. (1995): "Generalization of Indirect Least Squares to Estimation of Structural Equations of a Multi-equation Linear Econometric Model", Assam Statistical Review, Vol.9, No.1, pp. 57-66.
  • Mishra, S.K. (1992): "A Study on the Efficiency and Spatial Variation in Availability of Basic Amenities and Facilities in Arunachal Pradesh", in R.K. Rai et al. (eds.) Environmental Management, Rawat Publications, Jaipur.
  • Mishra, S.K. (1992): "Prospects and Constraints of Regional Development in Arunachal Pradesh", in R.K. Rai et al (eds.) Environmental Management, Rawat Publications, Jaipur.
  • Mishra, S.K. (1992): "Some economic and Ecological Implications of Agricultural Development in Arunachal Pradesh", in RK Rai et al. (eds.) Environmental Management, Rawat Publications, Jaipur.
  • Mishra, S.K. (1991): "Disparities in Educational Achievement of various Communities in Senapati District, Manipur", in Mohapatra, et al. (eds.) Hill Area Development: Issues and Perspectives, Geographical Society of North Eastern Hill Region, Shillong.
  • Mishra, S.K. (1991): "On an Alternative Measure of Productive Efficiency in Agricultural Sector", in Mohapatra, et al. (eds.) Hill Area Development: Issues and Perspectives, Geographical Society of North Eastern Hill Region, Shillong.
  • Mishra, S.K. (1991): "Reflections on the Nature and Causes of Poverty in India", Population Awareness Series V. Population Education Resource Centre, NEHU, Shillong.
  • Mishra, S.K. (1991): "Socio-cultural Determinants of Agricultural Performance: A Case Study of Lakhimpur Block, Assam", in Mohapatra, et al. (eds.) Hill Area Development: Issues and Perspectives, Geographical Society of North Eastern Hill Region, Shillong.
  • Mishra, S.K. and Chopra, G. (1990) "Dynamic Aspects of Regional Disparities and Levels of Development in Madhya Pradesh: A Case Study - 1971-1976", in Mandal, R.B. (ed) Patterns of Regional Geography: An International Perspective (Vol. 2: Indian Perspective), Concept Publishing Co. Delhi, pp. 23-35.
  • Satish, S., Mishra, S.K. and Gurumurthy (1990) "Harmonic Analysis of Agricultural Markets: A Case Study of Jowar Markets in Karnataka", in Mandal, R.B. (ed) Patterns of Regional Geography: An International Perspective (Vol. 2: Indian Perspective), Concept Publishing Co. Delhi, pp. 37-46.
  • Mishra, S.K. (1990): "Population and Poverty: A Commoner's Observations", Population Awareness Series V. Population Education Resource Centre, NEHU, Shillong.
  • Mishra, S.K. (1990): "Structure and Development of Economics", in Binwal, J.C. et al (eds.) Social Science Information: Problems and Prospects. Vikas Publishing House, New Delhi.
  • Mishra, S.K. and N. Srivastav (1986): "Changes in Socio-economic Status of the Scheduled Caste Population in Rural Rajasthan 1961-81", Rajasthan Economic Journal, Vol.5.
  • Mitra, M., Roy, D. and S.K. Mishra (1986): "Rural Indebtedness: Concept, Correlates and Consequences", NEHU Journal of Social Sciences & Humanities, Vol.6, No.4.
  • Kumar, B. and S.K. Mishra (1985): "Are Agricultural Markets Location-Optimal? A Case Study of Gaya District, Bihar", Hill Geographer, Vol.4, No.2.
  • Kumar, B. and S.K. Mishra (1985): "Determinants of Regional Marketed Surplus of Agricultural Commodities: A Case Study of Gaya District, Bihar", NEHU Journal of Social Sciences and Humanities, Vol.5.
  • Mishra, S.K. (1985): "Optimal Production Planning when Final Demand is Stochastic and Inter-related". Proceedings of Input-Output Association of India Seminar.
  • Mishra, S.K. and D.Z. Czamanski (1985): "An Approach to Formulation and Evaluation of Public Policies for Regional Development", Rajasthan Economic Journal, Vol.7.
  • Mitra, M. and S.K. Mishra (1985): "Some Observations on Rural Indebtedness: A Case Study of Four Tribal Villages in North Lakhimpur Sub-division, Assam", Rajasthan Economic Journal, Vol.9, No.2.
  • Sao, S. and S.K. Mishra (1985): "A Model of Tribal Industrial Growth: A Case Study of Rope making", Man and Life, Vol.11, Nos.3&4.
  • Mishra, S.K. (1984): "Taxonomical Analysis of Regional Development by Outranking Relations on Multiple Principal Components", Hill Geographer, No.1.
  • Mishra, S.K. and A. Subudhi (1984): "Trends in Heterogeneity in Spatial Distribution of some Socioeconomic Variables in Rajasthan", Rajasthan Economic Journal, Vol.6, No.1.
  • Satish, S., H. Sridhara and S.K. Mishra (1984): "Analysis of Milk Produced in Karnataka", Indian Journal of Animal Sciences, Vol.54, No.5.
  • Satish, S., Gurumurthy and S.K. Mishra (1983): "Cycles in Jowar Markets: A Use of Harmonic Analysis", Indian Journal of Agricultural Economics, Vol.38, No.1.
  • Mishra, S.K. (1982): "On Some Methodological Issues in Growth Centres Approach to Micro-level Planning", in R.B. Mandal and G.L. Peters (eds.) Urbanization and Regional Development, Concept, Delhi.
  • Mishra, S.K. (1982): "Techniques of Computer Programming with FORTRAN IV", in R.B. Mandal (ed.) Statistics for Geographers and Social Scientists, Concept, Delhi.
  • Mishra, S.K. and Singh, S. (1982): "Measures of Dispersion", in R.B. Mandal (ed.) Statistics for Geographers and Social Scientists, Concept, Delhi.
  • Mishra, S.K. and A. Subudhi (1982): "Concordance Analysis of Multicriteria Evaluation of Competing Projects: A Computer Oriented Approach", National Geographical Journal of India, Vol.28, Nos.3&4.
  • Mishra, S.K. and A. Subudhi (1982): "Dimensions of Regional Disparities in Levels of Development: A Case Study of Uttar Pradesh", in L.R. Singh (ed.) Regional Planning and Rural Development, Thinkers Library, Allahabad.
  • Mishra, S.K., T.N. Datta (1982): "Identification of Growth Centres in West Dinajpur District, West Bengal", Geographical Review of India, Vol.44, No.4.
  • Mishra, S.K. (1981): "Factors and Process of Migration in Developing Economy: A Case Study of MP", in R.B. Mandal (ed.) Frontiers of Migration Analysis, Concept, Delhi, 1981.
  • Satish, S, Gurumurthy and S.K. Mishra (1981): "Transmission Efficiency of Jowar Markets in Karnataka", Indian Journal of Regional Science, Vol.13, No.2.
  • Mishra, S.K. (1980): "Measurement of Heterogeneity in Spatial Distribution: H Statistic and its Applicability in Regional Analysis", Rajasthan Economic Journal, Vol.4, Nos.1-2.
  • Mishra, S.K. (1980): "Micro-level Planning: An Institutionalist's Approach", Man and Life, Vol. 6, Nos.1&2.
  • Mishra, S.K. (1980): "Modification of Growth Centres Strategy for Rural Development in Underdeveloped Countries", National Geographical Journal of India, Vol.26, Nos.3&4.
  • Mishra, S.K. (1980): "Simultaneous Equations Models in Regional Analysis", Indian Journal of Regional Science, Vol.12, No.2.
  • Mishra, S.K. and R.N. Chattopadhyay (1979): "Towards Balanced Development of Bihar: A Case Study in Inter-regional Allocation of Resources", Geographical Review of India, Vol.41, No.3.
  • Mishra, S.K. and T.N. Datta (1979): "Trends in Components of Agricultural Growth in India 1950-75", Economic Affairs, Vol.24.
  • Mishra, S.K. and S.B. Gaikwad (1979): "Impact of Economic Development on Welfare and Living Condition of People of MP", Indian Journal of Regional Science, Vol.11, No.1.
  • Mishra, S.K. and K.C. Satpathy (1979): "A Study in Modernization Levels among Scheduled Tribes of North Orissa Tribal Region", Adivasi, Vol.18, Nos.1-4.
  • Mishra, S.K. and A. Chopra (1978): "Dimensions of Inter-district Disparities in Levels of Development in MP", Indian Geographical Journal, Vol.53.
  • Mishra, S.K., T.K. Mohanty and C.R. Pathak (1978): "Micro-level Planning for Agricultural Development: A Case Study of East Champaran District, Bihar", Indian Journal of Regional Science, Vol.10, No.1.

 

 

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