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Rashmi Arora

Senior Lecturer in Development Economics

Faculty/Dept/School School of Social Sciences
(Faculty of Management, Law and Social Sciences)
Emailr.arora6@bradford.ac.uk
Telephone +441274 236802

Biography

Dr Arora has worked earlier as Research Fellow in the Department of Accounting, Finance and Economics, Griffith Business School, Griffith University, Australia. In 2007 she was a Postdoctoral Research Fellow at the Centre for Asia Pacific Social Transformation Studies, University of Wollongong, Australia. She has also worked as Assistant Adviser and Research Officer in the Reserve Bank of India (India’s central bank) in its economic policy department for several years. 

Research

Development Economics, Macroeconomics, Finance and Development, Economic Growth and Development, Less Developed Regions

Professional activities

  • 01-JAN-17: University of Bradford, United Kingdom - Senior Lecturer
  • 01-JAN-13: Bradford Centre for International Development, University of Bradford, United Kingdom - Lecturer
  • 01-JAN-10: Griffith Business School, Griffith University, Australia - GBS Postdoctoral Research Fellow
  • 01-JAN-09: University of Auckland, New Zealand - Tutor
  • 01-JAN-07: University of Wollongong, Australia - CAPSTRANS Postdoctoral Research Fellow
  • 01-JAN-91: Reserve Bank of India, Mumbai, India - Assistant Adviser
  • 01-JAN-84: Reserve Bank of India, Mumbai, India - Research Officer
  • Honorary Senior Fellow, Alliance for Advanced Research & Development Initiatives, Chennai, India
  • , Associate Member, New Zealand South Asia Centre, University of Canterbury, Christchurch, New Zealand
  • , Royal Economic Society, UK
  • , The New Zealand Asian Studies Society, New Zealand
  • Griffith Institute of Higher Education, Griffith University, Australia - Graduate Certificate in Higher Education
  • University of Auckland, New Zealand - PhD
  •  Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi, India - Master of Philosophy
  • Lucknow University, India - Master of Arts
  • member
  • Associate member

Publications

Peer Reviewed Journal
TitleBanking in the Shadows: A Comparative Study of China and India (2019)
AuthorsArora R.;Zhang Q.
JournalAustralian Economic History Review
DOI10.1111/aehr.12167
 
TitleFinancial sector development and smart cities: The Indian case (2018)
AuthorsArora, Rashmi
JournalSustainable Cities and Society
 
TitleDo public sector banks promote regional growth? Evidence from an emerging economy (2018)
AuthorsArora, Rashmi; Wondemu, Kifle Asfaw
JournalReview of Urban and Regional Development Studies
 
TitleEconomic reforms, growth and well-being: evidence from India (2015)
AuthorsArora, Rashmi; Ratnasiri, S.
JournalJournal of Economic Policy Reform
 
TitleRecent growth experiences of Asian tigers: where does India stand? (2015)
AuthorsArora, Rashmi; Ratnasiri, S.
JournalInternational Journal of Social Economics
 
TitleDoes trade liberalization promote regional disparities? Evidence from a multiregional CGE model of India (2014)
AuthorsNaranpanawa, A.; Arora, Rashmi
JournalWorld Development
 
TitleAccess to finance: an empirical analysis (2014)
AuthorsArora, Rashmi
JournalEuropean Journal of Development Research
 
TitleFinancial integration of South Asia: an exploratory study. (2014)
AuthorsArora, Rashmi; Ratnasiri, S.
 
TitleInequality in carbon emissions at sub-national level in India. (2014)
AuthorsArora, Rashmi
JournalJournal of Developing Areas
 
TitleFood subsidies for the poor in India: Are they working? (2013)
AuthorsArora R.
JournalJournal of Asian Public Policy
DOI10.1080/17516234.2013.850217
 
TitleFinancial Inclusion and Human Capital in Developing Asia: The Australian connection (2012)
AuthorsArora R.
JournalThird World Quarterly
 
TitleFiscal sustainability in India at state level published in Public Finance and Management (2012)
AuthorsTony Makin; Rashmi Arora
JournalPublic Finance
 
TitleFinance and inequality: A study of Indian states (2012)
AuthorsArora R.
JournalApplied Economics
DOI10.1080/00036846.2011.597736
 
TitleGender Inequality, Economic Development, and Globalisation: A State Level Analysis of India (2012)
AuthorsRashmi Arora
JournalJournal of Developing Areas
 
TitleBank Credit and Economic Development: An Empirical Analysis of Indian States (2009)
AuthorsRashmi Arora
JournalJournal of Asian Public Policy
 
TitleGlobalization and stages of development: An exploratory analysis (2009)
AuthorsArora R.
JournalReview of Urban and Regional Development Studies
DOI10.1111/j.1467-940X.2010.00164.x
 
Book
TitleBank Credit and Development - A Study of Uttar Pradesh, India (2009)
AuthorsR.U.Arora
PublisherVDM-Verlag
 
Book Chapter
TitleThe links between financial inclusion and financial stability: A study of BRICS (2019)
AuthorsArora, Rashmi
 
TitleFinancial inclusion: Understanding concept, barriers and measurement (2017)
AuthorsArora R.
JournalFinancial Inclusion for Poverty Alleviation: Issues and Case Studies for Sustainable Development
PublisherRoutledge
DOI10.4324/9781315103457
 
TitleGovernment intervention and financial sector development (2017)
AuthorsArora, Rashmi
 
TitleHow solid are the BRICS? An economic overview (2014)
AuthorsMakin A.;Arora R.
JournalThe Rise of the BRICS in the Global Political Economy: Changing Paradigms?
DOI10.4337/9781782545477.00009
 
TitleIs Finance Accessible to All in South Asia? (2011)
AuthorsRashmi Arora
JournalPublic Policy Reforms on Development: Challenges before Emerging Economies (A Source Book)
PublisherMacmillan Publishers India Ltd.
 
TitleDoes Size Matter? Impact of Population on Economic Development in Uttar Pradesh (2008)
AuthorsArora, R.U.
JournalR. Ghosh, K.R. Gupta and P. Maiti (Eds.), Development Studies
PublisherAtlantic Publishers
 
TitleUrban Transformation of Less Developed Regions: A Case Study of Uttar Pradesh, a Province in India (2008)
AuthorsArora, R. U
JournalA. Thornton & A. McGregor (Eds.), Southern perspectives: proceedings of the 5th biennial conference of the Aotearoa New Zealand International Development Studies Network (DevNet)
PublisherUniversity of Otago
 
Conference Contribution
TitleFinancial Development, Economic Growth and Human Capital Accumulation: What is the link? in 55th Annual Conference of the New Zealand Association of Economists (NZAE) (2014)
AuthorsDas, K.K., Harper J. and Arora, R.U.
 
Other Publication
Other typeWorking Paper
TitleParameters of managerial effectiveness and development of third sector managers: An empirical study of HIV/AIDS NGO managers in India (2019)
AuthorsShehnaz Kazi and Farhad Analoui
 
Other typeEncyclopedia Entry
TitleCentral Banking, Development Aspects (110-112)Reserve Bank of India (599-601); Monetary Policy (475-477); Indian Agriculture (11-16); Financial Institutions (254-257) (2011)
AuthorsRashmi Arora
PublisherABC_CLIO, California