Faculty Directory

  • Name: Jagdish Shettigar
  • Designation: Professor & Area Head, Economics
  • Center: ICPP
  • Extension: 346
  • Email: j.shettigar@bimtech.ac.in

Academic Experience

  • Professor in Economics at BIMTECH since Sept.2007.
  • Advisor, Centre for Retail Management, Asia-Pacific Institute of Management,New Delhi [August 2006-Aug.2007]
  • Visiting Professor in Economics[1996-2006]
  • Lecturer in Economics, K.J.Somaiah College of Arts & Commerce , Mumbai [1978-79]


Ph.D. IIT,Delhi,1988
Masters M.A[Econimics],Bangalore University,1973
Bachelors B.A[Hons] in Economics,Bangalore University,1971


Other Professional Experience

  • Senior Research Officer, Commerce Research Bureau, Mumbai [1979-80]
  • Senior Economist, ASSOCHAM, New Delhi [1980-89]
  • Director, Economic Research Foundation, FICCI, New Delhi [1989-91]
  • Consultancy [1991-2006
  • Member,Prime Minister’s Economic Advisory Council [1999-2004]
  • Member, National Security Advisory Board [2000-2002]
  • Director in Boards of Directors, MTNL and IREDA [2000-04]
  • Member, Advisory Board, Khadi and Village Industries Commission [1998-2000]
  • Trustee, New Mangalore Port Trust [2003-05]
  • Member, MOU-Taskforce, Dept. Of Public Enterprises, Govt of India [2010-11]11.Member, Board of Governors, IIT-Madras.

Research Interest/Initiatives/Publications

  • Policy related issues.
  • International economic relations.
  • Assessment of economic situation.
  • Infrastructural sectors.

Selected Publications

  • R&D Efforts by Indian Industry.
  • Energy Conservation and its Effects : Case Study of Indian Industry.
  • Impact of Pollution Control Initiatives by Indian Industry.