Prof. Rishi Kumar 

Head & Associate Professor
Department of Economics and Finance

Birla Institute of Technology & Science, Pilani
Hyderabad Campus
Jawahar Nagar, Kapra Mandal
Dist.-Medchal-500 078
Telangana, India


22. Dev Gupta, Vastav Ratra and Rishi Kumar, 2023, Hiring Reforms and the Composition of Lower Judiciary: A study of Punjab's District Courts, Economic & Political Weekly, 58(32), 27-29. (Scopus, ABDC)

21. Nimish Prabhune, Aman Mahajan, Manu Priyam Mittal and Rishi Kumar, 2023, Investigating the Dynamics of Cryptocurrencies with Financial Markets: Evidence from an ARDL ApproachGlobal Business Review. (Scopus, ABDC)

20. Durgesh Chand Pathak and Rishi Kumar, 2023, Intimate Partner Violence in India: A Study of Associated FactorsThe Journal of Adult Protection, 25(5), 289-302. (Scopus)

19. Tanaji Pavani Prabha, Swati Alok, Rishi Kumar and Swati Singh, Forthcoming, The digital revolution- “Implications of digital technologies on women’s workforce participation” in the book titled Advancing Sustainability in the Age of Technologies, Emerald Publishing Limited. (Scopus)

18. Sudatta Banerjee, Swati Alok, Rishi Kumar, Bincy George, 2023, Intrahousehold Personal Decision-making Power as a Measure of Women Empowerment and Its Effect on Children's Education- A Study of Rural IndiaReview of Integrative Business and Economics Research, 12(2), 118-135. (Scopus) 

17. Sudatta Banerjee, Swati Alok, Rishi Kumar, Supriya Lakhtakia, 2023, Does a Woman's Life before Marriage affect her Empowerment Level? - Perspective from Rural IndiaInternational Journal of Social Economics, 50(5), 643-661. (Scopus)

16. Rishi Kumar, 2022, Local governance in tribal denominated area of India – An investigation into economic, social and political effectsJournal of Rural Development, 41(1), 1-14. (Scopus) (Available here)

15. Bincy George, Rishi Kumar and Sudatta Banerjee, 2022, Vulnerability of Women in the Face of Climate Change: A Study of Wayanad District of Kerala, IndiaJournal of Chinese Economic and Foreign Trade Studies, 15(3), 279-297. (Scopus, ABDC)

14. Rishi Kumar, 2022, Household Poverty Dynamics in Tribal Madhya Pradesh, India: A Case Study of 54 VillagesPoverty & Public Policy, 14(2), 184-203. (Scopus)

13. Rishi Kumar and Durgesh Chand Pathak, 2022, Financial Awareness: A Bridge to Financial InclusionDevelopment in Practice, 32(7), 968-980. (Scopus)

12. Rishi Kumar, Vastav Ratra and Shravanth Mandava, 2022, Mobile wallet payments in the time of COVID-19 – Indian ExperienceJournal of Payments Strategy & Systems, 16(1), 7-16. (Scopus) (Available here)

11. Rishi Kumar and Shravanth Mandava, 2022, Institutional Delivery in India: A Study of Associates and InequalityInternational Journal of Social Economics, 49(5), 726-743. (Scopus)

10. Bincy George, Sudatta Banerjee and Rishi Kumar, 2021, Determinants of impact of natural disaster in SAARC countries with special reference to IndiaThe Economic Research Guardian, 11(1). (Scopus)

9. Rishi Kumar and Supriya Lakhtakia2021, Women Empowerment and Child Stunting in India: An InvestigationJournal of Population and Social Studies, 29, 47–66. (Scopus)

8. Rishi Kumar and Supriya Lakhtakia, 2021, Rising Caesarean Deliveries in India: Medical Compulsions or Convenience of the Affluent?Health Care for Women International, 42(4-6), 611-635. (Scopus)

7. Rishi Kumar and Risheek Sood, 2020, Alcohol and Tobacco Consumption among Indian Women, Asian Women, 36(2), 25-42. (Scopus)

6. Swati Alok, Rishi Kumar and Swati Singh, 2020, Determinants of Conflict style and its variations across North & South India: Evidence from manufacturing sectorInternational Journal of Development and Conflict, 10(1), 35-52. (Scopus)

5. Rishi Kumar, Shravanth Mandava and Venkata Sandeep Gopanapalli, 2019, Vocational Training in India: Determinants of Participation and Effect on WagesEmpirical Research in Vocational Education and Training, 11:3. (Scopus, ABDC)

4. Rishi Kumar, 2018, Different Approaches to Identify the Poor: Do They converge?Social Indicators Research, 139(2), 589-610. (Scopus, ABDC) (Available here)

3. Rishi Kumar, 2018, Gender Analysis of Nutrition in Telangana, Chapter 6, in Telangana Social Development Report, 2018, Gender, Access and Well Being, (ed: Kalpana Kannabiran, Padmini Swaminathan and J. Jayaranjan), 153-168. (Prepared for Department of Planning, Government of Telangana, Council for Social Development, Hyderabad)

2. Rishi Kumar, 2017, Housing, Water and Related Amenities in Telangana, Chapter 8, in Telangana Social Development Report, 2017 (ed: Kalpana Kannabiran, J. Jayaranjan and Padmini Swaminathan), 215-238. (prepared for Department of Planning, Government of Telangana, Council for Social Development, Hyderabad)

1. Rishi Kumar and Hussain Yaganti, 2017, Factors behind Use of Institutional Delivery in India: An investigation, International Journal of Research in Management Studies, 3(12) (Special Issue), 110-118.