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Faculty - TERI University


Nandan Nawn
Associate Professor,
Department of Policy Studies

Dr. Nawn is an economist by disciplinary training with a doctoral degree from Jawaharlal Nehru University. He teaches various courses in the interface of Environment, Development, and Economics. His research interests lie in Ecological Economics, Agrarian Studies, and Environment and Development. His works have been published in various journals including Journal of Agrarian Change, Economic and Political Weekly, and Journal of Human Development and Capabilities. He has recently co-edited Ecology, Economy and Society: Essays in Honour of Kanchan Chopra (2018; Springer), Economic Challenges for the Contemporary World: Essays in Honour of Prabhat Patnaik (2016; Sage) and `Global Change, Ecosystems and Sustainability? (2017; Sage). He was the Secretary of the Indian Society for Ecological Economics (INSEE; 2016-18). He is a Fulbright Scholar, a guest co-editor of the "Review of Environment and Development" in Economic and Political Weekly and the Head of Department of Policy Studies, TERI SAS




Educational Qualifications
  •  Ph D, Jawaharlal Nehru University, 2012

  •  M Phil, Jawaharlal Nehru University, 1998

  •  M A, Jawaharlal Nehru University, 1995

Honors and Awards
Fulbright-Nehru International Education Administrators Seminar at Institute of International Education, 809 United Nations Ple, New York, USA, (20 October 2018--3 November 2018)

Indian Council of Social Science Research (ICSSR) Institutional Doctoral Fellowship, at Institute of Economic Growth, University of Delhi, Delhi 110 007 (January 2011-January 2012)

Associateship(s) at UGC Inter-university Centre for Humanities and Social Sciences, Indian Institute of Advanced Study, Shimla (April 2006, October 2008, April, 2010)

University Grants Commission Junior Research Fellowship, at Centre for Economic Studies and Planning, JNU, New Delhi (August 1997-July 2001)

Selected Publications
 Ecology, Economy and Society: essays in honour of Kanchan Chopra
V Dayal, A Duraiappah and N Nawn

 INSEE is Twenty: Looking Back, Thinking Ahead, Indian Society for Ecological Economics
N Nawn

 Sustainability, Institutions, Incentives: Voices, Policies, and Commitments: Conference Proceedings
N Nawn and J Elamon

 Global Change, Ecosystems, Sustainability
P Mukhopadhyay, N Nawn and K Das

 Review of Environment and Development
N Nawn, S Vasan and A Kothari
Economic and Political Weekly; LII (31): 41-84,


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