Prof. Deepanshu Mohan

Associate Professor & Director, Centre for New Economics Studies

B.A.(University of Pune);
Masters in Economic History (London School of Economics, London)

Prof. Deepanshu Mohan is an Associate Professor of Economics and Director, Centre for New Economics Studies at Jindal School of International Affairs, O.P. Jindal Global (Institution of Eminence Deemed To Be University). He is a Visiting Professor to the Department of Economics at Carleton University, Ottawa, Canada where he teaches courses in Comparative Economic History and Development Economics over the summer term.


Deepanshu completed his BA. In Economics from Fergusson College, Pune and then pursued an MSc. In Economic History from the London School of Economics. His research work intersects areas of law and economics, political economy and development economics. During his academic tenure, he has been a Visiting Fellow to Research organizations and Universities in Brazil, Colombia, Australia, Cambodia.


His work has been published in journals like Cities, Asian Journal of Social Sciences (NUS), Asian Journal of Public Affairs (NUS), Oxford University Press, Springer (to name a few). He is a regular columnist for platforms like Mint, The Wire, Deccan Herald, Fortune (India), The Print, The Hindu (Business Line) and East Asia Forum (ANU). Please refer to his CV for more details.


For more information on the work undertaken by the Centre for New Economics Studies, please check here.


  • Mohan, Deepanshu. Social Choice Theory and Its Application in a Human Rights Based Approach to Development, Journal of Governance and Regulation, Virtus Enterprises.
  • Mohan, Deepanshu & Sekhani, Richa. Forthcoming 2017-18. Governing Dynamics of Urban Informality: A Case Study on Local Markets in Delhi (India).
  • Mohan, Deepanshu. Growth without Development: A Reflection on Rising Gender Ine-quality in India, South Asia Democratic Forum (SADF) Working Paper series. (Brussels Bel-gium)
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  • Mohan, Deepanshu. In an age of resentment? , South Asia Democratic Forum (SADF) Working Paper series. (Brussels Belgium).


  • Mohan, Deepanshu. Forthcoming 2016-17. Governing Dynamics of a Changing Global Economic Order: Case for Developing Economies, Handbook of BRICS and Emerging Economies, co-edited by Prathivadi Anand. Oxford: Oxford University Press (OUP).
  • Mohan, Deepanshu & Sinha. The Analytics of Conflict and Studying its Economic Im-pact, South Asia Democratic Forum (SADF) Working Paper series. (Brussels Belgium).
  • Mohan, Deepanshu. June, 2016. Re-engineering ideas in Developmental Growth, South Asia Democratic Forum (SADF) Working Paper series. (Brussels Belgium).
  • Mohan, Deepanshu & Kaushik, Arun. February, 2016. Barriers to implementing sustaina-ble development goals. World Commerce Review

Economic History, Political Economy of Late Development, International Economics.