Profiles

Bidisha Lahiri Assistant Professor Department of Economics and Legal Studies in Business 329 Business Building Stillwater Campus 405-744-7530 (Phone)

Academic, Military, and Professional Positions

Department of Economics and Legal Studies in Business, Oklahoma State University, Assistant Professor, 2007
Department of Economics, University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill, Teaching and Research Assistant, 2001 - 2006
Resources for the Future, Washington, D.C., Summer Research Assistant, May 2005 - August 2005
World Bank Project, "Sustainable Growth in India," Indian Statistical Institute, Project Linked Research Assistant, 2000 - 2001
Indian Statistical Institute, Research Fellow, 1999 - 2000

Awards and Honors

International Fellow Scholarship, American Association for University Women (2006)
Future Faculty Fellowship, University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill (2005)
Tuition Scholarship and Stipend, Indian Statistical Institute (1998)
National Scholar, Graduate Level, Govt. of India (1996)

Education

Ph D, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Economics, 2007
MS, Indian Statistical Institute, Quantitative Economics, 1998
BS, Calcutta University, Economics, 1996

Courses Taught

ECON 2203 (10 Semesters)
ECON 5633 (4 Semesters)
ECON 3613 (13 Semesters)
ECON 5003 (1 Semester)

Full Course List

Semester Course Section Course Title
Spring 2014ECON 2203701INTRO TO MACRO ECON
Spring 2014ECON 56331INTERNATIONAL TRADE
Fall 2013ECON 2203701INTRO TO MACRO ECON
Fall 2013ECON 36131INTERNL ECON RELATIONS
Spring 2013ECON 2203701INTRO TO MACRO ECON
Spring 2013ECON 36131INTERNL ECON RELATIONS
Fall 2012ECON 22034INTRO TO MACRO ECON
Fall 2012ECON 36131INTERNL ECON RELATIONS
Spring 2012ECON 36131International Economic Relations
Spring 2012ECON 36132International Economic Relations
Fall 2011ECON 22034Introduction to Macroeconomics
Fall 2011ECON 5003367Research Report
Fall 2011ECON 56331International Trade
Spring 2011ECON 36131International Economic Relations
Spring 2011ECON 36132International Economic Relations
Fall 2010ECON 22034Introduction to Macroeconomics
Fall 2010ECON 22036Introduction to Macroeconomics
Spring 2010ECON 36131International Economic Relations
Spring 2010ECON 36132International Economic Relations
Fall 2009ECON 2203701Introduction to Macroeconomics
Fall 2009ECON 56331International Trade
Spring 2009ECON 36131International Economic Relations
Spring 2009ECON 36132International Economic Relations
Fall 2008ECON 22034Introduction to Macroeconomics
Fall 2008ECON 22036Introduction to Macroeconomics
Spring 2008ECON 3613001International Economic Relations
Spring 2008ECON 3613002International Economic Relations
Fall 2007ECON 56331International Trade

Editorial and Review Activities

Environmental and Resource Economics, Economics Bulletin
Invited Manuscript Reviewer
2012 - 2014

Publications

Bidisha Lahiri, 2015, "Income-Environmental Relation in an Open Economy Growth Model with Endogenous Environmental Policy Choice", Eastern Economic Journal

Bidisha Lahiri, 2014, "Role of labor intensity interaction in the relation between abatement expenditure and production", Economics Bulletin

Naneida Lazarte-Alcala, Lee Adkins, Bidisha Lahiri, Andreas Savvides, 2014, "Remittances and Income Diversification Strategy for Bolivia's Rural Sector", Applied Economics, 46 (8), 848–858.

Atef Al Rashidi, Bidisha Lahiri, 2013, "The effect of exchange rate volatility on trade: correcting for selection bias and asymmetric trade flows", Applied Economics Letters, 20 (11), 1121-1126.

Bidisha Lahiri, Xi Tian, 2013, "Structural Break between Small and Large Firms’ Behavior in Trade Credit and Bank Credit: Evidence from India's Retail Sector", Applied Economics Letters, 20 (2), 199-202.

Bidisha Lahiri, Feroz Khan Masjidi, 2012, "Landlocked Countries: A Way to Integrate with Coastal Economies", Journal of Economic Integration, 27 (4)

Bidisha Lahiri, 2012, "Input Intensity: A Missing Link between Production, Trade Patterns, and Environmental Standards", Review of International Economics, 20 (1), 108-118.

Bidisha Lahiri, 2011, "The Welfare Synergy of Bundling International Environmental Agreements with International Trade Treaties", Review of International Economics, 19 (5), 909-921.

A. Blackman, Bidisha Lahiri, W. Pizer, 2010, "Voluntary environmental regulation in developing countries: Mexico’s Clean Industry Program", Journal of Environmental Economics and Management, 60 (3), 182-192.

W. Darity, Bidisha Lahiri, D. Frank, 2010, "Reparations for African-Americans as a Transfer Problem: A Cautionary Tale", Review of Development Economics, 14 (2), 248-261.

Bidisha Lahiri, 2008, ""Understanding the Relation Between Income and Environment" in International Encyclopedia of the Social Sciences", MacMillan

Presentations Given

Effect of Environmental Tax Policy on Steady State Production
the Southern Economic Association’s Annual Conference
Tampa, FL - November 2013

Pollution Haven: The Role of Interaction of Labor Intensity and Pollution Intensity
Missouri Valley Economic Association’s Annual Conference
Kansas City, MO - October 2013

The elusive effect of exchange rate volatility on trade in gravity models
Missouri Valley Economic Association Annual Conference
Memphis, TN - October 2012

International Trade in a Surplus Economy
Southern Economic Association Annual Conference
Washington, D.C. - November 2011

Economic Constraints of Land-Locked Economies: Looking forward to potential solutions
Missouri Valley Economic Association Annual Conference
Kansas City, MO - October 2011

Use of trade credit and bank credit by small and large firms
Southern Economic Association Annual Conference
Atlanta, Georgia - November 22 2010

Empirical Analysis of the Use of Supplier Credit and Bank Credit
Missouri Valley Economic Association Annual Conference
Kansas City MO - October 23 2009

Is There a Synergy in Linking Trade and Environmental Agreements?
Southern Economic Association Annual Conference
Washington DC - November 2008

Factor Intensities: A Missing Link Between Production and Environmental Standards
Southern Economic Association Annual Conference
New Orleans LA - November 2007

Reparations for African Americans as a Reparations Problem
Southern Economic Association Annual Conference
New Orleans LA - November 2007

An Econometric Evaluation of Mexico's Voluntary Environmental Program: Clean-Industry Using Survival Analysis
Southern Economic Association Annual Conference
Charleston SC - November 2006

Environmental Kuznets Curve in the Presence of International Trade and Capital Mobility
Southern Economic Association Annual Conference
Charleston SC - November 2006