Prof. Mini Thomas P  

Associate Professor
Department of Economics and Finance

K - 230, Department of Economics and Finance,
Birla Institute of Technology & Science (BITS) Pilani,
Hyderabad Campus, Jawahar Nagar,
Kapra Mandal, Medchal District - 500 078
Telangana State, India.

Awards and Recognition

  • 2024 - Co-authored paper on Digital Trade and Wealth Inequality in Asia Pacific region won Early Career Research Award for Best Paper from United Nations ESCAP, Bangkok
  • 2023 - Chaired and served as Discussant for a session for Globelics 20th Anniversary International Conference held in GIFT, Trivandrum, Kerala
  • 2022 - Evaluator for Indian Institute of Management Kozhikode (IIM-K) Scholars for Future Programme
  • 2021 - Contributor to research agenda setting exercise on "Gender and COVID19", formulated by United Nations University International Institute of Global Health, Malaysia 
  • 2016 - Travel Grant from ISS Hague, Netherlands, to present research work at the 14th Development Dialogue
  • 2014 - Represented India as a 'Young Scientist' in the 5th Lindau Nobel Laureates Meeting in Economic Sciences, Germany
  • 2011 - Awarded Prof. D. M. Nanjundappa Endowment Prize in Economics for topper in ISEC PhD Coursework
  • 2009 - Awarded UGC - NET and JRF (Economics)

      Peer Reviewing Assignments

  • 2016 - 5th International Conference on Applied Econometrics
  • 2017 - Sage Publications textbook manuscript in Public Finance
  • 2020 - European Journal of Comparative Economics (SCOPUS)    
  • 2020 - Revista Brasileira de Política Internacional (SCOPUS)
  • 2021 - SN Business & Economics, Springer
  • 2022 - SN Business & Economics (twice); Book Chapter on Urban Ecologies of Divided Cities, Springer
  • 2023 - Regional Statistics (SCOPUS); Aarthika Charche: FPI Journal of Economics & Governance; Journal of Social and Economic Development (SCOPUS)
  • 2024 - Emerging Markets Finance and Trade (SCOPUS); South Asian Journal of Macroeconomics and Public Finance (SCOPUS); SN Business & Economics