Dr. KALYAN CHAKRABORTY

Professor of Economics
Department of Accounting and Information Syatem
School of Business, Emporia State University
1200 Commercial Street, Box 4057
Emporia, KS 66801
Phone: (620) 341-5913 (O)
Web Page: http://www.emporia.edu/~chakrabk
E-mail: kchakrab@emporia.edu

Education

Areas of Specialization

Dissertation Title

MS Thesis Title

Citizenship Status

Refereed Journal Articles

  1. "Efficiency and Productivity of Indian Life Insurance Industry," (Kalyan Chakraborty, Partha Pratim Sengupta, and Anirban Dutta) Asia Pacific Journal of Risk and Insurance, 2013, Vol-7(1).

  2. "Quality of Education and Human Capital in Economic Growth: An International Perspective," (Kalyan Chakraborty) International Journal of Economics and Business, Nov 2012, Vol-2(1).

  3. "Estimation of Minimum Market Threshold for Retail Commercial Sector: An application of hurdle and zero-inflated models," (Kalyan Chakraborty) International Advances in Economic Research,August 2012, 18(3): 271-286.

  4. "Surviving the Global Recession and the Future of Auto Industry – A Case for Ford Motor Company," (Kalyan Chakraborty) International Journal of Economics and Finance, May 2012, 4(5): 85-93.

  5. "Analyzing Firm Performance in Non-life Insurance Industry – Parametric and Non-Parametric Approaches," (Kalyan Chakraborty, Partha Pratim Sengupta, and Anirban Dutta) Indian Journal of Economics and Business, March 2012, 11(1): 1-23.

  6. "Consumers' Attitude and Product Labeling for Genetacillay Modified Food in China and Hormone Induced milk in the United States," (Kalyan Chakraborty) International Journal of Economics and Finance, May 2011, 2(3): 3-11.

  7. "Economics of Bt-Cotton Production in India – A Meta Analysis," (Kalyan Chakraborty) Indian Journal of Economics and Business, December 2010, 9(4): 647-663.

  8. "Hormone Induced Milk and Product Labeling – Empirical Evidence from Kansas," (Kalyan Chakraborty) Southwest Business and Economics Journal, 2010, 18: 29-38.

  9. "Impact of University Budget Cuts on the Local Economy: Case for a Regional University," (Kalyan Chakraborty) American Journal of Economics and Business Administration, Dec 2009, 1(2): 177-181,Internet journal http://www.scipub.org/fulltext/ajeba/ajeba12177-181.pdf

  10. "Efficiency in Public Education – The Role of Socio-economic Variables," (Kalyan Chakraborty) Research in Applied Economics , September 2009, 1(1), Internet journal http://www.macrothink.org/journal/index.php/rae/article/viewFile/137/102.

  11. "Inefficiency in Public Education - A Value Added Approach," (Kalyan Chakraborty) Southern Business and Economics Journal,Winter/Spring 2009, 32(1&2): 35-52.

  12. "Efficieency and Equity in School Funding: A Case for Kansas," (Kalyan Chakraborty and John Poggio) International Advances in Economic Research, May 2008, 14:228-241.

  13. "Offshore Outsourcing and the Recent Evidences from from the U.S. Economy," (Kalyan Chakraborty) Indian Journal of Economics and Business, June 2008, 7(1): 49-65,

  14. "Hispanic Population and Its Economic Impact," (Kalyan Chakraborty) Mountain Plains Journal of Business and Economics, August 2007, 8:38-58.

  15. "Economic Impact of Regional University Revisited," (Kalyan Chakraborty and Dean Edmiston) Journal of Kansas Policy Review, October 2006, 28(2):1-13.

  16. "Product Labeling and Economic Value of Milk Market Segmentation," (Kalyan Chakraborty) International Journal of Food and Agribusiness Marketing, Spring 2006, 18(1&2).

  17. "Impact of Offshore Outsourcing of IT Services on the US Economy," (Kalyan Chakraborty and Bill Remington)Southwestern Economics Review, Spring 2006, 33(1):73-94.

  18. "Consumers' Attitude Toward Hormone-free Milk: What Have We Learned?," (Kalyan Chakraborty)Applied Economics Letters August 2005, 20(4):112-125.

  19. "The Economic Impact of University and the Financial Consequences of Budget Cut on the Local and State Economy," (Kalyan Chakraborty and Dean Edmiston) Moutain Plains Journal of Business and Economics, 2003(4), Internet Journal http://www.mountainplains.org.

  20. "Measuring Productive Efficiency and Cost of Public Education," (Kalyan Chakraborty) Southwestern Economic Review, Spring 2003, 30(1):23-34.

  21. "Measuring Technical Efficiency and Total Factor Productivity: An Application to Cotton Production," (Kalyan Chakraborty, Sukant Misra, and Phil Johnson) Regional Business Review, 2003(22):11-27.

  22. "Cotton Farmers Technical Efficiency: An Application to Stochastic and Non-stochastic Production Approach," (Kalyan Chakraborty, Sukant Misra and Phil Johnson) Agricultural and Resource Economics Review, 2002, 31(2): 211-220.

  23. "Measuring Technical Efficiency in Public Education: A Stochastic and Non-stochastic Frontier Production Function Approach," (Kalyan Chakraborty, Basudeb Biswas, and W. Cris Lewis) Southern Economic Journal, 2001, 67(1): 889-905.

  24. "Estimating Recreation Demand and Economic Value of Mountain Biking in Moab, UT: An Application of Count Data Models," (Kalyan Chakraborty and John Keith) Journal of Environmental Planning and Management, 2000, 43(4): 461-469.

  25. "Economies of Scale in Public Education: An Econometric Analysis," (Kalyan Chakraborty, Basudeb Biswas and W. Cris Lewis) Contemporary Economic Policy, 2000, 18(2): 238-247.

  26. "Valuing the Impacts of Forest Fires on Backcountry Forest Recreation," (Jeffrey Englin, Peter C. Boxall, Kalyan Chakraborty, and David O. Watson) Forest Science, 1996, 42(3): 450-455.

  27. "Application of Count Data Procedure to Estimate Threshold for Rural Commercial Sector," (Thomas R. Harris, Kalyan Chakraborty, Lijuan Xhio, and Rangesan Narayanan) Review of Regional Studies, 1996(26): 75-88.

  28. "Scale Economics in Public Education," (W. Cris Lewis and Kalyan Chakraborty) The Journal of Regional Analysis Policy, 1996(26): 23-35.

Book Chapters

  1. "Assessing Relative Efficiency of Agricultural Production Units of Southern High Plains, Texas,", Chapter 17. pp277-289. Theory and Applications of Productivity and Efficiency: Econometric and DEA Approach, Edited by C. Neogi and R. Ghosh, Macmillan India Ltd. 2005.

Teaching Experience

  1. Emporia State University (Fall 2012) Professor of Economics

  2. HKBU-BNU United International college, Zhuhai, China (Fall-08) Visiting Faculty

  3. Friends University (Summer 2007): Adjunct Faculty

  4. Emporia State University (Fall 2006 - Present): Associate Professor(Tenured)

  5. Emporia State University (Fall 2000 - 2006): Assistant Professor

  6. Utah State University (Fall 1997 - Summer 1998): Teaching Assistant

  7. International Institute for Management Science, India (1982-83): Faculty

Industry Experience

Courses Taught (On Campus)

Courses Taught (Online)

Past Appointments

Honors and Awards

Articles & Proceedings

  1. "Efficiency and Equity in School Funding for Public Schools om Australia," (Kalyan Chakraborty and Vincent Blackburn). Proceedings of the World Finance Conference and Banking Symposiumon,Shanghai, China, Dec 17-18, 2012.

  2. "Efficiency and Productivity of Indian Life Insurance Industry after Deregulation," (Kalyan Chakraborty, Partha Pratim Sengupta, and Anirban Dutta). Proceedings of the Global Conference on Business and Finance (GCBF), pp 77-89, Las Vegas, NV, Jan. 2-5, 2011.

  3. "Schooling Quality and Economic Growth: An International Perspective," (Kalyan Chakraborty). Proceedings of the Seventh AIMS International Conference on Management, Bengalore, India, Dec 20-23, 2009, Vol.1.

  4. "The Impact of Socioeconomic Factors on the Measure of Productive Efficiency in Public Schools in Kansas," (Kalyan Chakraborty). Proceedings of the 2008 International Conference on Applied Oriented Undergraduate Education, Beijing Union University, Page 26-47.

  5. "The Impact of Offshore Outsourcing of IT Services on the US Economy," (Kalyan Chakraborty and Bill Remington). Proceedings of the Second AIMS International Conference on Management, Vol. 2, 51-63, 2005.

  6. "Texas-Oklahoma Producer Cotton Market Summary: 1998-99," (Kalyan Chakraborty, Kavin Hoelscher, Sukant Misra, and Don Ethridge). Proceedings of the 2000 Beltwide Cotton Research Conferences, National Cotton Council, Vol. 1, 329-332.

  7. "How Different Quality Attributes Contribute to the Price of Cotton," (Kalyan Chakraborty, Don Ethridge, and Sukant Misra). Proceedings of the 2000 Beltwide Cotton Research Conferences, National Cotton Council, Vol. 1, 374-377.

  8. "An Estimated 1999 Crop Pre-Season Price Schedule for the Texas-Oklahoma Cotton Markets," (Kavin Hoelscher, Kalyan Chakraborty, and Sukant Misra). Proceedings of the 2000 Beltwide Cotton Research Conferences, National Cotton Council, Vol. 1, 377-379.

  9. "Cotton Quality Price Differentials From The Textile Mills' Perspective: An Update," (Don Ethridge, Shauna Swink, and Kalyan Chakraborty). Proceedings of the 2000 Beltwide Cotton Research Conferences, National Cotton Council, Vol. 1, 382-385.

  10. "An Overview of the Cotton and Textile Industries in India," (Kalyan Chakraborty, Darren Hudson, Don Ethridge, Sukant Misra, and G. C. Kar) Report of USDA/CSRS Research Project, CER-99-55. Department of Agricultural and Applied Economics, Texas Tech University, Lubbock TX, September 1999.

  11. "Cotton Quality Price Differentials From The Textile Mill An Update," (Kalyan Chakraborty, Don Ethridge) Proceedings of the 1999 Beltwide Cotton Conferences, National Cotton Council Vol.1, 256-259.

  12. "The Economic Value of Canoeing in Nopiming Park in Relation to Forest Management," (David O. Watson, L. Peter, P. C. Boxall, Kalyan Chakraborty, and Jeffrey Englin) Report of the 1993 Field Season. Northern Forestry Center, Manitoba, Canada, January 1994.

Papers Under Review

  1. "Assessing Economic Impact of a Regional University," (Kalyan Chakraborty and Dean Edmiston) Submitted to a journal.
  2. "Efficieny and Equity in School Funding for Public Schools in Australia," (Kalyan Chakraborty and Vincent Blackburn) Submitted to a journal.
  3. "Efficiency Analysis of Government Schools in Australia: The Importance of Socio-economic Variables," (Vincent Blackburn and Kalyan Chakraborty) Submitted to a Journal.

Monograph

  1. "Ecomomic Impact of a Regional University on the Local and State Economy," (Kalyan Chakraborty and Dean Edmiston) Nov 2012, Deptartment of ACIS, School of Business, Emporia State University, Emporia, KS 66801.

  2. "Ecomomic Impact of Budget Cuts on the Local Economy," (Kalyan Chakraborty) June 2009, Deptartment of ACIS, School of Business, Emporia State University, Emporia, KS 66801.

  3. "Ecomomic Impact of Hispanic Population on the Local Economy," (Kalyan Chakraborty) September 2005, Deptartment of ACIS, School of Business, Emporia State University, Emporia, KS 66801.

  4. "Ecomomic Impact of Emporia State University on the Local and State Economy of Kansas," (Kalyan Chakraborty and Dean Edmiston) September 2005, Deptartment of ACIS, School of Business, Emporia State University, Emporia, KS 66801.

  5. "Impact of the Hispanic Population on the Local Economy-A Preliminary Report," (Kalyan Chakraborty, Elizabeth Grandon, and Marco Polo Hernandez Cuevas) May 2005, Graduate Studies and Research, School of Business, College of LA&S, and Emporia Public School District, 253.

  6. "Ecomomic Impact of Emporia State University on the Local and State Economy of Kansas," (Kalyan Chakraborty and Dean Edmiston) August 2001, Deptartment of ACIS, School of Business, Emporia State University, Emporia, KS 66801.

Working Papers

  1. "The Economic Value of rBST and non-rBST Produced Milk: A Market Segmentation Approach," (Blake Bennett, Kalyan Chakrborty, and Sukant Misra). College of Agricultural Sciences and Natual Resources Publication No: T-1-449 (1999), Texas Tech University, Lubbock, TX.

  2. "Cottonseed Price Forecasting: A Time-series Analysis," (Kalyan Chakraborty and Sukant Misra) College of Agricultural Sciences and Natural Resources Publication No: T-1-505 (2000), Texas Tech University, Lubbock, TX.

  3. "Dynamic Productivity, Efficiency, and Technical Innovation in Education: A Mathematical Programming Approach Using Data Envelopment Analysis," (Kalyan Chakraborty and Sandeep Mohapatra) Economic Research Institute Study Paper, ERI #97-08, Department of Economics, Utah State University, Logan UT.

  4. "Measuring Technical Efficiency in Public Education: A Stochastic Frontier Production Function Approach," (Kalyan Chakraborty, Basudeb Biswas, and W. Cris Lewis) Economic Research Institute Study Paper, ERI #96-37, Department of Economics, Utah State University, Logan UT.

Other Publications

  1. "Hispanic Portrait," The Emporia Gazette, May 18, 2005, Front page. (Elizabeth Grandon, Kalyan Chakraborty, and Marco Polo Hernandez Cuevas).

  2. "Economic Impact of Emporia State University on the Local and State Economy of Knasas," Department of AIS, School of Business, Sept, 2006. (Kalyan Chakraborty, and Dean Edmiston).

  3. "Information Rolls In: Hispanic surveys reaping a bumper crop of statistics," The Emporia Gazette, February 4, 2005, Front page. (Elizabeth Grandon, Kalyan Chakraborty, and Marco Polo Hernandez Cuevas).

  4. "Questions for a Cause: Survey attempts to measure Hispanic Impact," The Bulletin, October 14, 2004, Front page. (Elizabeth Grandon, Kalyan Chakraborty, and Marco Polo Hernandez Cuevas).

  5. "Gauging the Impact of Change: Group studies impact of demographic shift," The Emporia Gazette, September 7, 2004, Front page. (Elizabeth Grandon, Kalyan Chakraborty, and Marco Polo Hernandez Cuevas).

  6. "Study says college earns city million," The Emporia Gazette, October 27, 2001, page 2. Highlights from “Economic Impact of Emporia State University on the Local and State Economy of Kansas.” (Kalyan Chakraborty and Dean Edmiston).

  7. "Schallenkamp: University vital to strong economy," Emporia State University Bulletin October 29, 2001, page 5. Highlights from the study titled “Economic Impact of Emporia State University on the Local and State Economy of Kansas” (Kalyan Chakraborty and Dean Edmiston).

  8. "Economic Impact of Budget Cuts in ESU," News Update on Council of Faculty Senate Presidents (COFSP), October 2003.

Research Grants and Awards (Received)

  1. Economic Impacts of Emporia State University on the Local and State Economy: An Update. (Co-investigator Dean Edmiston), 2011-12, President's Award, ESU ($1,520).

  2. The Kathrine K. White Faculty Incentive Grant Program – ESU Foundation Grant Application Winter- 2010, for Teaching, Faculty Development, and Research. (Sole Investigator) ($1,800).

  3. Estimation of Minimum Market Threshold for Retail Commercial Sectors (Sole Investigator), 2008-2009, Research and Grants Center, Office of Graduate Studies and Research, Emporia State University ($8,158).

  4. Offshore Outsourcing of Services: Recent Evidences from the U.S. Economy (Sole Investigator), 2006-2007, Grants for Intellectual Contribution, School of Business, Emporia State University ($1,000).

  5. Efficiency and Equity in School Funding: A Case Study for Kansas (Sole Investigator), 2005-2006, School of Business, Emporia State University ($1,970).

  6. Economic Impact of Hispanic Population on the Local Economy (Elizabeth Grandon, Kalyan Chakraborty, and Marco Polo Hernandez Cuevas), 2004-2005, School of Business, Emporia State University ($2,511).

  7. Economic Impacts of Emporia State University on the Local and State Economy: An Update. (Co investigator: Dean Edmiston), 2004-2005, School of Business, Emporia State University ($2,482). 

  8. Consumers’ Perception and Economic Value of Market Segmentation for Fluid Milk Produced Using Bovine Somatotropin (Sole Investigator), 2002-2003, Research and Grants Center, Office of Graduate Studies and Research, Emporia State University ($12,000).

  9. Impact of Climate and Other Non-conventional Inputs on Wheat Productivity (Sole Investigator), January 2002-2003, School of Business, Emporia State University ($1000).

  10. Organization of School Districts and Cost of Education: The Case of Kansas State (Sole Investigator), Starting January 2002 (one year), School of Business, Emporia State University, ($800).

  11. Forecasting Demand for Passenger Traffic in Salt Lake City International Airport Using Time-series Econometric Analysis (Co-investigator: Dr. Dipak Ghosh), 2000-2001, School of Business, Emporia State University ($1,980).

  12. Economic Impacts of Emporia State University on the Local and State Economy (Co investigator: Dean Edmiston), 2000-2001, School of Business, Emporia State University ($1,000).

Research Grant Submitted /Not Approved

Research Work in Progress

  1. Efficiency and productivity analysis of public elementary and secondary schools in New South Wales, Australia.

Presentations

  1. "Efficiency and Equity in School Funding for Public Schools in Australia."(Kalyan Chakraborty and Vincent Blackburn). Presented at the World Finance Conference and Banking SymposiumShanghai, China, Dec 17-18, 2012.

  2. "Efficiency Analysis of Government Schools in Australia: The Importance of Socio-economic Variables."(Vincent Blackburn and Kalyan Chakraborty). Presented at the Western Economic Association InternationalSan Francisco, CA, June 29-July3, 2012.

  3. "Slow Global Recovery, Debt Crisis in Advanced Economies, and Rising Power of India and China."(Kalyan Chakraborty) Key Note Speech at the International Conference on Business and Information Management (ICBIM) National Institute of Technology, Durgapur, India, Jan 9-11, 2012.

  4. "Emerging Trends in Global Economics and Finance and its Role in Managing Global Busines."(Kalyan Chakraborty) Key Note Speech at the Internatioanl Conference on Relevance of Contemporary Social and Technical Research in the Contest of Recent Trends in Globalization and Its Impact in Management Policy Haldia Institute of Technology, Haldia, India, Jan 3-4, 2012.

  5. "Analyzing Firm Performance in Non-life Insurance Industry - Parametric and Nin-Parametric approaches." (Kalyan Chakraborty, Partha Pratim Sengupta, and Anirban Dutta). Presented at the Indian Journal of Economics and Business Annual Conference New Delhi, India, Dec. 19-21, 2011.

  6. "Surviving the Global Recession and the Future of Auto Industry - A Case for Ford Motor Company," (Norikatsu Hiraide and Kalyan Chakraborty). Presented at the Indian Journal of Economics and Business Annual Conference New Delhi, India, Dec. 19-21, 2011.

  7. "Estimation of Minimum Market Threshold for Retail Commercial Sector: An application of hurdle and zero-inflated models," (Kalyan Chakraborty). Presented at the 71st International Atlantic Economics Society Annual Conference in Athens, Greece, Mar. 17-19, 2011.

  8. "Efficiency and Productivity of Indian Life Insurance Industry after Deregulation," (Kalyan Chakraborty, Partha Pratim Sengupta, and Anirban Dutta). Presented at the Gloval Conference on Business and Finance (GCBF) Las Vegas, NV, Jan. 2-5, 2011.

  9. "The Recent Trend in Global Economic Scenario and The Role of Future Managers," (Kalyan Chakraborty). Presented at the Invited Speakert for Seminar at National Institute of Technology Durgapur, Jan 12, 2010. West Bengal, India.

  10. "The Recent Trend in Global Economy," (Kalyan Chakraborty). Presented at the Invited Speaker for Seminar at NSHM Knowledge Campus Durgapur, West Bengal, India, Jan 11, 2010. India.

  11. "The Recent Trend in Global Economic Scenario and the Role of Future Managers," (Kalyan Chakraborty). Presented at the Invited Speaker for Seminar at Indian Institute of Coal Management, Govt. Of India Ranchi, India, Jan 5, 2010.

  12. "Role of Human Capital in Economic Growth: International Perspective," (Kalyan Chakraborty). Presented at the Invited Speaker for Seminar at University of Burdwan, Commerce Department Burdwan, India, Dec 16, 2009.

  13. "Schooling Quality and Economic Growth: An International Perspective," (Kalyan Chakraborty). Presented at the Presented at the Seventh AIMS International Conference on Management Bengalore, India, Dec 20-23, 2009.

  14. "Economics of Bt-Cotton Production in India - A Meta Analysis," (Kalyan Chakraborty). Presented at the Annual Conference of the Indian Journal of Business and Economics, Dec 19-21, 2009. New Delhi, India.

  15. "Consumers' Attitude and Product Labeling for Genetically Modified Food in China and Hormone Induced Milk in the U.S.," (Kalyan Chakraborty). Presented at the Annual Meeting of the International Society of Business Discipline, Mar 22-24, 2009. Las Vegas, Nevada.

  16. "The Impact of Socioeconomic Factors on the Measure of Productive Efficiencies in Public Schools in Kansas," (Kalyan Chakraborty). Presented at the Seminar Organized byThe Economics Division of DBM, United International College, Oct 31, 2008. Zhuhai, China.

  17. "The Impact of Socioeconomic Factors on the Measure of Productive Efficiencies in Public Schools in Kansas," (Kalyan Chakraborty). Presented at the International Conference on the Application-Oriented Undergraduate Education, Oct 17-19, 2008. Beijing, China.

  18. "Monitoring School Districts' Inefficiencies," (Kalyan Chakraborty). Presented at the 47th Annual Meeting of the Western Regional Science Association, Feb 17-20, 2008. Big Island, Hawaii.

  19. "Offshore Outsourcing and the Recent Evidences from the U.S. Economy," (Kalyan Chakraborty). Presented at the 62nd International Atlantic Economic Conference, March 15-19, 2007. Madrid, Spain.

  20. "Efficiency and Equity in School Funding: A Case Study for Kansas,", (Kalyan Chakraborty). Presented at the 61st International Atlantic Economic Conference, March 15-19, 2006. Berlin, Germany.

  21. "Impact of Hispanic Population on the Local Economy," (Kalyan Chakraborty). Presentaed at the 42nd Annual Meeting of the Missouri Valley Economic Association, October 27-29, 2006. Kansas City, MO.

  22. "Offshoring of IT Services: The Impact on the US Economy," (Kalyan Chakraborty and Bill Remington). Presented at the 11th Annual Consortium for Computing Sciences in Colleges, Central Plains, April 1-2, 2005, Washburn University, Topeka, KS.

  23. "Economics of Outsourcing: An Empirical Application to IT Industry in the US" (Kalyan Chakraborty and Bill Remington). Presented at the Second AIMS International Conference on Management, December 28-31, Indian Institute of Management, Kolkata, India.

  24. "Cost Savings in Public Education Through Economies of Scale and Efficiency," (Kalyan Chakraborty) Presented at the Western Regional Science Association 43rd Annual Meeting, Maui, Hawaii, Feb 25-28, 2004.

  25. "Consumers’ Willingness to Pay for Hormone Free Milk and the Economic Value of Milk Market Segmentation," (Kalyan Chakraborty) Invited Paper Presentation at the Indian Statistical Institute, Kolkata, India, Jan 2 2004.

  26. "Got Milk? What Kind is It?," (Kalyan Chakraborty and Juan Salas) Poster presented at the Emporia State University Research and Creativity Forum Poster Session, April 10, 2003.

  27. "Consumers Willingness to Pay for Hormone Free Milk and the Economic Value of Milk Market Segmentation" (Kalyan Chakraborty) submitted for presentation at the 67th Annual Meeting, Midwest Economic Association, March 28-30, 2003, St. Louis, Missouri.

  28. "The Impact of Climate Change and Other Non-conventional Inputs on Agricultural Productivety," (Kalyan Chakraborty) presented at 53rd International Atlantic Economic Conference, Paris, March 14-17, 2002.

  29. "Assessing Relative Efficiency of Agricultural Production Units in Southern High Plain, Texas," (Kalyan Chakraborty) presented at the Annual Meeting of Southwestern Society of Economists, St. Louis, MO, March 6-9, 2002.

  30. "Organization of School Districts and Cost of Education: A case for Kansas," (Kalyan Chakraborty) presented at the Annual Meeting of Southwestern Society of Economists, St. Louis, MO, March 6 - 9, 2002.

  31. "Forecasting Demand for Passenger Traffic in Salt Lake City International Airport," (Kalyan Chakraborty and Dipak Ghosh) presented at the 52nd International Atlantic Economic Conference, Philadelphia, PA, Oct 11-14,2001.

  32. "Measuring Technical Efficiency and Total Factor Productivity of Cotton Producers in Texa," (Kalyan Chakraborty, Sukant Misra, and Phil Johnson) presented at the 65th Annual Meeting of the Mid-West Economic Association, March 29-31, 2001.

  33. "Cotton Farmers Technical Efficiency: An Application to Parametric and Non-parametric Approaches," (Kalyan Chakraborty, Sukant Misra, and Phil Johnson) presented at the 40th Annual Meeting of the Western Regional Science Association, February 25-28, 2001.

  34. "Functional Forms in Welfare Estimation: An Application to Recreational Fishing," presented at the 39th Annual Meeting of the Western Regional Science Association, Kauai, Hawaii, February 26 - March1, 2000.

  35. "Texas-Oklahoma Producer Cotton Market Summary: 1998-99", (Kalyan Chakraborty, Kavin Hoelscher, Sukant Misra, and Don Ethridge) Paper presented at the 2000 Beltwide Cotton Research Conferences, San Antonio, Texas, January 4-8, 2000.

  36. "How Different Quality Attributes Contribute to the Price of Cotton," (Kalyan Chakraborty, Don Ethridge, and Sukant Misra) Poster presented at the 2000 Beltwide Cotton Research Conferences, San Antonio, Texas, January 4-8, 2000.

  37. "An Estimated 1999 Crop Pre-Season Price Schedule for the Texas-Oklahoma Cotton Markets," (Kavin Hoelscher, Kalyan Chakraborty, and Sukant Misra) Poster presented at the 2000 Beltwide Cotton Research Conferences, San Antonio, Texas, January 4-8, 2000.

  38. "Cotton Quality Price Differentials From The Textile Mills' Perspective: An Update," (Don Ethridge, Shauna Swink, and Kalyan Chakraborty) Poster presented at the 2000 Beltwide Cotton Research Conferences, San Antonio, Texas, January 4-8, 2000.

  39. "Cotton Quality Price Differentials From The Textile Mills' Perspective: An Update," (Kalyan Chakraborty and Don Ethridge) Paper presented at the 44th Annual Beltwide Cotton Conference, Orlando, Florida, January 3-7, 1999.

  40. "The value of Segmenting the Texas Milk Market into rBST and non-rBST Produced Milk," (Blake Bennett, Kalyan Chakraborty, and Sukant Misra) Poster presented at the Ninety-Sixth Annual Meeting of the Southern Agricultural Economic Association, Memphis, TN, January 30-Feb.3, 1999.

  41. "Measuring Technical Efficiency Using Stochastic Frontier Production Function: A Simultaneous Equation Approach," (Kalyan Chakraborty, Basudeb Biswas, and W. Cris Lewis) Paper presented at the Forty-Sixth International Atlantic Economic conference, Boston, MA October 8-11, 1998.

  42. "Estimating Long-Run Recreation Demand and Economic Value of Mountain Biking in Moab, UT: An Application of Count Data Models," (Kalyan Chakraborty and John Keith) Paper presented at the 62nd Annual Meeting of the Midwest Economic Association, Chicago, Illinois, March 19-21, 1998.

  43. "Dynamic Productivity, Efficiency, and Technical Innovation in Education: A Mathematical Programming Approach Using Data Envelopment Analysis," (Kalyan Chakraborty and Sandeep Mohapatra) Paper presented at the 37th Annual Meeting of the Western Regional Science Association, Monterey, California, February 18-22, 1998.

  44. "Economies of Scale in Public Education: An Econometric Analysis," (Kalyan Chakraborty, Basudeb Biswas, and W. Cris Lewis) presented at the 72nd Annual Western Economic Association International Conference Program, Seattle, Washington, July 9-13, 1997.

  45. "Measuring Technical Efficiency in Public Education: A Stochastic Frontier Production Function Approach," (Kalyan Chakraborty, Basudeb Biswas, and W. Cris Lewis) Paper presented at the 36th Annual Meeting of the Western Regional Science Association, Hawaii, February 23-26, 1997.

  46. "The Effect of Size and Growth on Education Costs," (W. Cris Lewis and Kalyan Chakraborty) Paper presented at the 34th Annual Meeting of the Western Regional Science Association, San Diego, California, February 22-26, 1995.

Conference Chair/Discussant

  1. Chair: Session: "Public Schools and University Decision-Making, " at the 87th Annual Conference of the Western Economic Association International,San Francisco, CA, June 29-July2, 2012.

  2. Discussant: "Estimating Local Redistribution Through Property-Tax-Funded Public School System, " at the 87th Annual Conference of the Western Economic Association INternatioanl,San Francisco, CA, June 29-July2, 2012.

  3. Chair: Session: "Inflaction, Agricultural Policy and Trade" at the Indian Journal of Economics and Business Conference at New Delhi, India, Dec. 19-21, 2011.

  4. Discussant: "Informal Labor Market in Poland: Challenge of Blessing?" at the 71st International Atlantic Economic Conference, Athens, Greece March 16-19, 2011.

  5. Chair: Session: "Quality Issues," at the Annual Meeting of the 7th AIMS International Conference on Management Bangalore, India, Dec 20-23, 2009.

  6. Chair: Session: "Financial Analysis of Retail Industry Using a Data Envelopment Analysis Model," at the Annual Meeting of the Indian Journal of Business and Economics Conference New Delhi, India, Dec 19-21, 2009.

  7. Chair: Session: "Economics and Finance," at the Annual Meeting of the International Society of Business Disciplines, Las Vegas, Nevada, Mar 22-24, 2009.

  8. Discussant: "Foreign Equity Investment: Rational or Irrational Choice?, " at the 42nd Annual Meeting Missouri ValleyEconomic Association, Kansas City, Missouri,Oct 27-29, 2005.

  9. Chair: SessionTitle: "Economics II," Second AIMS International Conferance on ManagementKolkata, India Dec 28-31, 2004.

  10. Discussant: "An Efficient Disposal System of Industrial Waste and an Optimal Taxation," at the 43rd Annual Meeting of the Western Regional Science Association, Maui, Hawaii, Feb 25-28, 2004.

  11. Chair: Session: "Education K-12," at the 67th Annual Meeting, Mdiwest Economic Assocation, St. Louis, Missouri, March 28-30, 2003.

  12. Chair: Session: "Teaching Methodology and History of Thought." at the 53rd International Atlantic Economic Conference, Paris, France, March 13-17, 2002.

  13. Discussant: "Petroleum Stocking Behavior in High and Low Income Countries," at the 53rd International Atlantic Economic Conference, Paris, France, March 13-17, 2002.

  14. Discussant: "Financial Dimensions of Farm Marketing Decisions," at the Annual Meeting of Southwestern Society of Economists, St. Louis, MO, March 6 - 9, 2002.

  15. Discussant: "Student Expectations about Online Courses," at the Annual Meeting of Southwestern Society of Economists, St. Louis, MO, March 6 - 9, 2002.

  16. Discussant:"International Factor Price Differences and the Heckscher-Ohlin-Vanek Model," at the 65th Annual Meeting of the Mid-West Economic Association, March 29-31, 2001.

  17. Discussant: "Bootstrap Confidence Intervals for the Shadow Price of SO2 Emissions," at the 62nd Annual Meeting of the Midwest Economic Association, Chicago, Illinois, March 19-21, 1998.

  18. Chair: Session: "Taxation, Finance, and Provision of Public Goods," at the 37th Annual Meeting of the Western Regional Science Association, Monterey, CA, February 18-22, 1998.

  19. Discussant: "Supervision, Efficiency Wage, and incentive Plans," at the 72nd Annual Western Economic Association International Conference, Seattle, Washington, July 9-13, 1997.

  20. Discussant: "Educating Arkansas: Public School Funding in 1990’s," at the 36th Annual Meeting of the Western Regional Science Association, Hawaii, February 23-27, 1997.

Other Professional Activity

  1. ETS Advanced Placement for Economics Preliminary Test Examiner (Macro and Micro Economics, Spring 2013.

  2. ETS Advanced Placement for Economics Preliminary Test Examiner (Macro and Micro Economics, Spring 2012.

  3. ETS Advanced Placement for Economics Preliminary Test Examiner (Macro and Micro Economics, Fall 2012.

  4. Advanced Placement Reader (Economics): College Board, June 1-8, 2008, University of Nebraska, Lincoln.

  5. Advanced Placement Reader (Economics): College Board, June 1-9, 2007, University of Nebraska, Lincoln

Book Review

  1. Integrated Water Resource Management: Global Theory, Emerging Practices, and Local Needs. Water in South Asia (Vol-1) by Molinga, Peter P., A. Dixit., and K. Athukorala. SAGE Publications. New Delhi.

  2. Managerial Economics by H. Craig Peterson and W. Cris Lewis (4th Ed) Macmillan Publishing Company. New York.

Proposal Review

  1. Grant Proposal Reviewer for U.S. Civilian Research and Development Foundation (CRDF) for Cooperative Grants Program Competition.

Journal Referee

  1. Journal of Regional Science
  2. The Economic and Social Review
  3. Empirical Economics
  4. Applied Economics
  5. Applied Economics Letters
  6. Journal of Environmental Planning and Management
  7. Agricultural and Resource Economics Review
  8. Southwestern Economic Review
  9. Mountain Plains Journal of Business and Economics
  10. International Journal of Educational Research
  11. Research in Applied Economics
  12. Emporia State Research Studies
  13. Modern Economy
  14. Economics of Education Review
  15. International Journal of Business and Emerging Markets (IJBEM)
  16. Australian Economic Papers (AEP)
  17. Asis Pacific Journal of Risk and Insurance (APJRI)
  18. International Journal of Economics and Finance (IJEF)

College/Departmental Committee

  1. Member Dean’s Faculty Advisory Committee 2000-2001
  2. Member VPAA Advisory Committee 2000-2001
  3. Member Curriculum Committee for Economics 2000-2002
  4. The Teachers College Faculty Recognition Award Committee 2001-2002
  5. Member Department of ACIS Faculty Recognition Committee 2002-2004
  6. Member School of Business Mission and Strategic Planning Committee 2002-2004
  7. Chair, Faculty Development Committee, School of Business 2004-2005
  8. Member University Research and Creativity Committee, ESU 2004-2007
  9. Member General Education Council 2005-2005
  10. Member College of Business Undergraduate Curriculum Committee 2001-2007
  11. Member Vice President’s Academic Affairs Advisory Council 2005-2006
  12. Member School of Business Diversity Committee 2005-2007
  13. Member ESU Strategic Plan Work Group on “Outreach and Lifelong Learning 2007-2008
  14. President for ESU chapter of Beta-Gamma-Sigma 2009-2010
  15. Member Chair Search Committee for AIS Department Spring-2010
  16. Member Search Committee for Visiting Faculty for AIS Department Spring-2010
  17. Member Editorial Committee for Emporia State Research Studies 2010-2012
  18. Member Graduate Curriculum Committee, School of Business 2011-2013
  19. Blackboard Advisory Committee, ESU Spring-2012
  20. Undergraduate Research and Creativity Committee (ESU), 2012-14
  21. School of Business Student Learning Committee 2012-13

  • Community

  • International:

  • External PhD Thesis Examiner:

    Membership in Professional Organizations

    1. American Economic Association (AEA)
    2. Western Economic Association (WEA) Western Regional Science Association (WRSA)
    3. Midwest Economic Association (MEA)
    4. International Atlantic Economic Society (IAES)
    5. Southwestern Society for Economists (SSE)
    6. Association for International Management Scholars (AIMS)
    7. Member Beta-Gamma-Sigma International Honor Society
    8. Executive Committee Member Association of Indian Economic and Financial Studies (AIEFS)



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