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.

Sponsored Projects

(1) Broad Theme: Sustainable Development Goals: Midway Assessment and the Road Ahead

Duration: 2023-2024

Status: Ongoing

Principal Investigator: Prof. Mini P. Thomas

Co-PI: Dr. Sanjeev Vasudevan (Madras School of Economics)

Funding Agency: Asian Development Bank Institute (ADBI), Tokyo


(2) Broad Theme: Global Trade and Economic Recovery in the Post Pandemic World

Duration: 2022-2023
Status: Completed
Research Team: Prof. Mini Thomas, Prof. Archana Srivastava and Dr. Keerti Mallela 
Funding Agencies: Monash University (Australia) and Economic Research Institute for ASEAN and East Asia ERIA (Indonesia)

(3) Title: "Financial Inclusion through Urban Cooperative Banks: An Exploratory Study of Telangana State"

Duration: 2019-2022
Amount: INR 560000 
Status: Completed 
Role: Principal Investigator 
Funding Agency: MHRD-ICSSR (IMPRESS Scheme), Government of India

(4) Title: "Determinants of Total Factor Productivity Growth in India’s Service Sector"

Duration: 2017-2019
Amount: INR 200000
Status: Completed 
Role: Principal Investigator 
Funding Agency: Research Initiation Grant, Sponsored Research and Consultancy Division, BITS Pilani