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Puja Pal
Puja Pal

Dr. Puja Pal is an Assistant Professor at G.B Pant Social Science Institute, Allahabad. She attainted her bachelor’s degree i.e. B.A.(Honors) Economics from Miranda House, University of Delhi. She completed her Masters in Economics, MPhil and PhD from Centre for Economic Studies and Planning (CESP), Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU), New Delhi. For her doctoral thesis she worked on “Employment Policy & Labour Market Outcomes in India: Since the Early 1980s: An Assessment.

Prior joining the institute, she was teaching at the post of Assistant Professor (Ad-hoc) in Department of Economic at Janki Devi Memorial College, University of Delhi. She has taught various papers like Public Economics, Microeconomics, Macroeconomics, and Development Economics at undergraduate level. Along with teaching, she has been actively involved at various committees both at department and college level.


Her research area includes Labour Economics, Employment, Informality and Development Economics. She has a book, chapters in books and research articles to her credit in national and international repute journals. She writes on contemporary issues in form of Opinion pieces, Blogs and Commentaries in various platform. She has presented several research papers at both national and international conferences over the years.

She is also Board of Member of NIRMANA-NGO, New Delhi, which provides logistic support to the National Campaign Committee-Construction Labour (NCC-CL) which has been campaigning for a comprehensive central legislation since 1985 to provide social security and labour welfare to the construction workers.

Email Id: pujamhjnu@gmail.com

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