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.

Journal and Book Publications

  1. Chaliyan, U. and M. P. Thomas. 2024. "Impact of Financial Development on International Trade in BRICS countries: Does the sector matter?" Regional Statistics. (SCOPUS). Accepted. Forthcoming.
  2. Chaliyan, U. and M. P. Thomas. 2024. "Financial Markets, Financial Institutions and International Trade Nexus: The case of India" Eurasian Studies in Business and Economics. Springer. (SCOPUS). Accepted. 
  3. Bohini, K., C.H. Yaganti and M.P. Thomas. 2022. "Determinants of Youth Unemployment in India." The IUP Journal of Applied Economics 21(2): 26-53. (ABDC)
  4. Thomas, Mini P. and R. Gupta. 2021. "Financial inclusion through Urban Cooperative Banks: Insights from Telangana." Economic and Political Weekly LVI(33): 20-22. (SCOPUS, ABDC)
  5. Bohini, K., C.H. Yaganti and M.P. Thomas. 2022. “India’s Demographic Dividend: The Millennials Savings Conundrum.” Millennial Asia 13(1): 108-141. Sage. (SCOPUS, ABDC) 
  6. Thomas, Mini P. 2019. “Impact of Services Trade on Economic Growth and Current Account Balance: Evidence from India.” The Journal of International Trade & Economic Development 28(3): 331-347. Taylor & Francis.(SCOPUS, ABDC)       [Earlier version also published as FIW Working Paper no. 164, Vienna]
  7. Thomas, Mini P. 2017. “Empirics of Service Taxation in India: A Macroeconomic Perspective.” Journal of Social and Economic Development 19(1): 143 – 160. Springer. (SCOPUS, ABDC)
  8. Thomas, Mini P. 2016. “Estimation of Income and Price Elasticities of India’s Trade in Services: Evidence from Post‐WTO Period.” South Asia Economic Journal 17(1): 27 – 45. Sage. (SCOPUS, ABDC)
  9. Thomas, Mini P. 2015. “The Relationship between Services Trade, Economic Growth and External Stabilisation: Evidence from India.” In Emerging Services Sector and Inclusiveness: Evidence from India, edited by Pralok Gupta. 13 – 37. Newcastle: Cambridge Scholars Publishing.
  10. Thomas P, Mini. 2015. “Review of Anil Kumar Vaddiraju, Sisyphean Efforts? State Policy and Child Labour in Karnataka.” Social Change 45(2): 365 – 367. Sage. (SCOPUS)
  11. Thomas P, Mini. 2015. “Estimation of the Key Economic Determinants of Services Trade: Evidence from India.” ISEC Working Paper 348Institute for Social and Economic Change.   ISBN 978-81-7791-204-3
  12. Thomas P, Mini. 2015. “Tax contribution of service sector: An empirical study of service taxation in India.” ISEC Working Paper 344, Institute for Social and Economic Change.   ISBN 978-81-7791-200-5
  13. Thomas P, Mini. 2015. “Relationship between services trade, economic growth and external stabilisation in India: An empirical investigation.” ISEC Working Paper 340, Institute for Social and Economic Change.   ISBN 978-81-7791-196-1

 Working Papers

  • Sanjeev Vasudevan and Mini P. Thomas (2024). “Digital Trade and Wealth Inequality: Evidence from Asia Pacific region”, ARTNeT Working Paper Series No. 235, February 2024, Bangkok, United Nations ESCAP.
  • Mini P. Thomas, Archana Srivastava and Keerti Mallela (2023). "Tourism Exports, Digitalisation, and Employment during the COVID-19 Pandemic: The Case of Indonesia", ERIA Discussion Paper Series No. 491, December 2023, Jakarta, Economic Research Institute for ASEAN and East Asia.
  • Examination of Supernets to facilitate International Trade for Indian Exports to Brazil (E. Winter, A. Shah, U. Gupta,...., M. P. Thomas). (2023). arXiv pre-print.
  • Financial development, international trade and women employment (Ummuhabeeba Chaliyan and Mini P. Thomas)
  • Financial development, international trade and women entrepreneurship (Ummuhabeeba Chaliyan and Mini P. Thomas)
  • Financial inclusion of urban poor (Mini P. Thomas and Radhika Gupta)
  • Measurement of Investment Contribution of Service Sector in India's Economic Growth (Mini P. Thomas) MPRA Paper No. 103702, Munich Personal RePEc Archive. 2019.