Dr. Jins Varkey

Personal Details

Name:                                   Dr. Jins Varkey
Nationality:                         Indian
Gender:                               Male
Date of Birth:                     09-10-1989
Designation:                       Assistant Professor
Postgraduate Department of Economics
St. Aloysius College (University of Calicut)
Elthuruth, Trichur, Kerala 680611
Teaching Experience:      5 1/2 years
Research Experience:      7 years
Present Address :              Kakkaniyil House, Kandamangalam P.o, Palakkad, Kerala-678583
Email :                                jinsvarkey@gmail.com
Phone :                                Mob: 9497356549

Educational Qualifications

M.A. Calicut University (University Topper)
UGC-NET & JRF in Economics
PhD

Area of Interests

Econometrics, Mathematical Economics, Informal Economy, Labour Economics, Banking and Finance.

Publications

  1. ‘Edited  a book titled Covid-19: Unmasking the Post-Pandemic Realities, published by DC Books, ISBN 9789353905538
  2. Financial Inclusion and Organic Farming Practices of Kuruchya Tribe in Wayanad: An Empirical Study’ article published in DEVELOPMENT ECONOMICS: MICROECONOMIC ISSUES IN DEVELOPING ECONOMIES eJOURNAL of SSRN, ELSEVIER Vol. 9, No. 47: Mar 17, 2020, https://dx.doi.org/10.2139/ssrn.3536824
  3. ‘Non-Institutional Credit and Organic Farming of Scheduled Tribes in Kerala: A Case Study of Muthuvan Tribe in Idukki’ an article published in ‘The Indian Economic Journal’ of SAGE Publishing, ISSN 0019-4662, Issue December 2018.
  4. ‘FIIs in Indian Capital Market: Lessons From Recent Financial Crisis’, an article published in ‘Madras University Journal of Business and Finance’, Vol.1 No.2 July 2013, ISSN:2320-5857
  5. ‘Performance of Primary Agricultural Credit Societies (PACS): A Decadal Analysis’ an article published in ‘Cognitive Discourses’ a multidisciplinary journal, Vol.2,Issue 1, July 2014, ISSN 2321-1075
  6. ‘Growth of KSFEL: A Post Reform Period Analysis’, a chapter published in an edited book ‘Chit Fund Industry Emerging Trends’ published by Sonali Publishers, New Delhi, ISBN 978-81-8411-505-5
  7. ‘FIPs 2010-13 and Extension of Formal Banking Services: an Analysis’ an article published in ‘Holistic Thought’ Vol. XIII, No 2, August – December issue 2014, ISSN. 0975-363 X
  8. ‘Education and National Development’ a chapter published in an edited book titled ‘Education: Philosophy, Sociology and Economics’ ISBN: 978-81-927973-1-1
  9. Published an article in the editorial page of national daily ‘Madhyamam’ on 22nd November 2017
  10. published an article in the editorial page of national daily ‘Janayugam on 23rd August 2018
  11. published an article in the editorial page of national daily ‘Keralakaumudi on 27th November 2018

Presentations-International/National

  1. “Impact of Migration on Social and Economic Status of Migrant Workers: a Case Study of Migrant Workers in Kerala”. A paper presented in an international seminar organized by the Centre for Development Studies (CDS), Trivandrum
  2. A paper presented in a UGC sponsored national seminar on ‘Role of cooperative Societies in Agricultural Finance with Special Reference to Kerala’ organized at Al-Ameen College Edathala, Aluva
  3. “Foreign Institutional Investments (FIIs) in Indian Capital Market: A Recent Analysis”, paper presented at the UGC sponsored National Seminar on the topic ‘FDI and stock market’, organized by Al- Ameen College- Edathala, Ernakulum, Kerala
  4. “Trends and Pattern of Chit Funds in Kerala-A Pre-and Post-Reform Period Analysis”, paper presented at the UGC sponsored National Seminar on the topic ‘Emerging trends in chit fund business organized by, M.E.S ASMABI College- Vemballore, Kerala
  5. ‘Trade Facilitation Agreement: a DeadLock on India’s Food Security Mission’ a paper presented in a UGC sponsored national seminar conducted at M.E.S.KC. Mannarkkad
  6. A paper presented in a UGC sponsored national seminar on ‘chit fund industries and emerging trends’ organized at Al-Ameen College Edathala, Aluva

Served as a Resource Person

  1. Served as resource person in a DCE, Kerala sponsored national seminar on “Emerging Issues in Labour Market and Migration” organised by Department of Economics University College, Thiruvananthapuram on 10th – 11th December 2015
  2. Delivered an extension lecture on “Statistical package for social science” in Government Victoria College Palakkad on 10-07-2017
  3. Delivered an extension lecture titled ‘Demystifying GST: the biggest ever tax reform in India’ in a One Day Seminar Organised by NSS College Ottappalam on 23rd August 2017.
  4. Served as course director and resource person of the two-day national workshop on Quantitative techniques and Data Analysis Using SPSS organised by P.G Dept. of Economics. St. Aloysius College Elthuruthu on 13th and 14th December 2017.
  5. Served as resource person in a DCE, Kerala Sponsored “Three days National Workshop on Data Extraction for Social Science Research” organised by Research Department of Economics, Govt College Kodanchery, Kozhikode, on 19th January 2018.
  6. Served as resource person in one day workshop on the topic data extraction and analysis organised by the PG Department of Economics, Vimala College Thrissur on 01-02-2018
  7. Served as resource person in a “Three day National Workshop on Research Methods and Data Analysis for Social Science” organised by PG Department of Economics, St. Joseph College Irinjalakkuda on 06-02-2018.
  8. Served as resource person in a DCE, Kerala Sponsored “Three days National Workshop on Social Science Research” organised by PG Department of Economics, Govt Victoria College Palakkad on 7th,8th and 9th February 2018.
  9. Served as course director and resource person of the three-day national workshop on Quantitative techniques and Data Analysis Using Statistical Packages organised by P.G Dept. of Economics. St. Aloysius College Elthuruthu on 7th,8th and 9th March 2018
  10. Served as Resource person in a Three Day National Workshop on Equity Initiative organised by Research Department of Economics, Kerala University, Thiruvananthapuram, on 13th March 2018.
  11. Served as Resource person in a One Day National Workshop on SPSS organised by P.G Department of Economics, Government College Pattambi 12th July 2018.
  12. Served as resource person in a DCE sponsored national workshop on quantitative techniques in social science research  organised by Govt. victoria college Palakkad on 25-09-2018
  13. Served as resource person in one-day national training workshop on quantitative techniques and data analysis in social science organised by  LF College Guruvayur on 24-10-2018
  14. Served as resource person in a DCE sponsored one-day national seminar on Econometric Methods for Social Science Research in Govt. College Malappuram on 07-11-2018
  15. Served as resource person in a DCE sponsored National seminar on the implication of environmental economics on restructuring Kerala organised by Govt. College Chittur on 23-11-2018.
  16. Delivered an extension lecture on research methods organised by the research department of commerce, Vimala College Thrissur on 07-12-2018
  17. Served as resource person in a KSCSTE sponsored two-day national workshop on research methods and skills organised by the research department of Geology  SN College Varkala, Trivandrum on 22-01-2019
  18. Served as course director and resource person of two-day national workshop on Qualitative Regression Analysis organised by P.G Dept. of Economics, St. Aloysius College, Thrissur on 24th and 25th January 2019
  19. Delivered research orientation talk at MES Kalladi College Mannarkkad on 19-02-2019.
  20. Served as resource person in a national workshop on Research methodology and data analysis organised by PG Department of Economics, MES College Nedumkandam, Idukki in association with MG University on 01-03-2019.
  21. Served as resource person in a KSHEC sponsored three-day national workshop on Research Methodology and Data Extraction for Social Science Research organised by PG Department of Economics, MES Mampad (autonomous) College, Malappuram on 22-08-2019.
  22. Served as resource person in DCE sponsored three-day national workshop on Quantitative Techniques and Explorations in Social Science Research organised by PG Department of Economics, Government Victoria College, Palakkad from 16th to 18th October, 2019.
  23. Served as resource person in an  International Level Faculty Development Programme organised by Research Department of Economics, Government Arts College, Coimbatore, Tamilnadu.

Workshops/Training Attended

  1. Selected for FLAIR, a mission mode programme of the Department of Higher Education, Government of Kerala. It is a capacity-building programme to raise the quality of teaching-learning and research among the newly inducted faculty members of the Arts and Science/Engineering Colleges and Universities in Kerala.
  2. Attended five days (27th February 2017 to 03 March 2017) short term training on Course Design Conducted by International Institute of Information Technology, Bangalore (IIIT-B) on behalf of the FLAIR programme, Department of Higher Education, Government of Kerala at IIIT-Bangalore.
  3. Attended Flair Orientation Programme on 06th September 2016 at the Ashir Bhavan, Ernakulam
  4. Attended 3 days induction training programme of FLAIR held at the Ashir Bhavan, Ernakulam from 13th to 15th October 2016
  5. Participated in the “Four Day National Workshop on Social Science Research” organised by Kerala State Higher Education Council in November 2017

Extra-Curricular Activities

  1. Runner up in Calicut university inter-collegiate cross country championship (2009,2010,2011)
  2. NCC – C certificate(naval) with ‘B GRADE’

Memberships

  1. Member of Working Group on Scheduled Tribes Development, Kerala State Planning Board.
  2. Member of UG Board of Studies (Economics), University of Calicut.
  3. Member of Indian Economic Association