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Dr Sayan Chakrabarty

Dr Sayan Chakrabarty
Name Sayan Chakrabarty
Position Adjunct Senior Lecturer
Section Faculty of Business, Education, Law and Arts
Phone +61 7 3470 4235
Extension 4235
Qualifications BSocSc SUST , DEcon JLU Giessen /td>

Fields of Research (FoR)

  • Applied Economics ( 140200 )
  • Health Economics ( 140208 )
  • Economic Development and Growth ( 140202 )
  • Economic Development Policy ( 440703 )
  • Socio-Economic Development ( 440407 )
  • Health Economics ( 380108 )
  • Applied Economics ( 380100 )

Research interests
Human Resource Economics, Applied Econometrics, Energy Economics, Development and Poverty Analysis .

USQ Research affiliations

  • Australian Centre for Sustainable Business and Development (ACSBD)
  • Australian Digital Futures Institute (ADFI)

Research most recent
Chakrabarty, S. Boksh, F. I. M. Chakraborty, A. . Forthcoming. Economic viability of biogas and green self-employment opportunities. Renewable & Sustainable Energy Reviews. Elsevier.

Chakrabarty, S., Grote, U. and Lüchters G. 2011. Does social labelling encourage child schooling and discourage child labour in Nepal?. International Journal of Educational Development, 31 (5): 483-489. Elsevier.

Chakrabarty, S. and T. Islam. 2011. Financial viability and eco-efficiency of the solar home systems (SHS) in Bangladesh. Energy, Volume 36, Issue 8. Elsevier.

Chakrabarty S. and U. Grote. 2009. Child Labor in Carpet Weaving: Impact of Social Labeling in India and Nepal. World Development, 37 (10): 1683-1693. Elsevier.

Research most notable
Chakrabarty S.. 2012. Does Micro Credit Increase Child Labour in Absence of Micro Insurance?. Microinsurance Innovation Facility Research Paper, 12, International Labour Office (ILO), Geneva.
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Publications in ePrints

Chakrabarty, Sayan and Chakraborty, Arpita (2018) Causality detection in health econometrics using big data. In: 2018 Australian Conference of Economists: Australia's Place in the Wolrd (ACE 2018), 10-13 July 2018, Canberra, Australia.

Rakib, Muntaha and Chakrabarty, Sayan and Winn, Stephen (2018) Gender-differentiated social and human capital and the use of microcredit in Bangladeshi female entrepreneurship. In: Social capital and enterprise in the modern state. Palgrave Macmillan Ltd., Cham,. Switzerland, pp. 181-202. ISBN 978-3-319-68114-6

Winn, Stephen and Chakrabarty, Sayan (2018) Interactions between low-socioeconomic status, adult influences on macronutrient intakes and childhood obesity. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Public Health, 42 (4).

Chowdhury, Tuhinur Rahman and Chakrabarty, Sayan and Rakib, Muntaha and Saltmarsh, Sue and Davis, Kendrick A. (2018) Socio-economic risk factors for early childhood underweight in Bangladesh. Globalization and Health, 14 (1). pp. 1-12. ISSN 1744-8603

Hamawand, Ihsan and Ghadouani, Anas and Bundschuh, Jochen and Hamawand, Sara and Al Juboori, Raed A. and Chakrabarty, Sayan and Yusaf, Talal (2017) A critical review on processes and energy profile of the Australian meat processing industry. Energies, 10 (5).

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