Advisory Committee

Prof. K.V. Bhanu Murthy

former Dean Faculty Commerce & Head Department of Commerce, Delhi School of Economics, University of Delhi.

Prof. K.V. Bhanu Murthy is former Dean Faculty of Commerce & Head Department of Commerce, Delhi School of Economics, University of Delhi. He is a Ph.D. in Economics from Department of Economics, Delhi School of Economics. His recent contributions are in the areas of Banking and finance, environmental economics, corporate governance in banks, international business social responsibility and business ethics. He has published three books (from international publishers), 18 chapters in reputed books, more than 100 publications in refereed journals and 100 papers in international and national conferences.

He has done two international and five national projects, including a UKIREI project with Open University UK; National Co-ordinator for eContent Development of UG Courses in Commerce and PI for ePG Pathshala and MOOCs in Commerce. Presently, Vice-Chairman of Centre for e-Learning & Teaching Learning Centre, SGTB Khalsa College, Delhi University.

Distinctions
  • 1. External Expert, SEBI Committee for All India Investor Survey, July, 2014.
  • 2. Member, SEBI Committee for Consultation with Academia, May 2014.
  • 3. Expert, Punjab Public Service Commission 2011-2013.
  • 4. Visitor's nominee Aligarh Muslim University.
  • 5. Former, Chairman, Delhi University Computer Centre (South Campus).
  • 6. 16 Ph.Ds and 14 M.Phils awarded.
  • 7. Awarded best paper in III, IV, V, VI, VII, VIII and IX National Conference on Capital Market, IBS Gurgaon, 2009-2015.
  • 8. Awarded Silver Medal by Faculty of Rural Development and Applied Economics, University of Debrecen, Hungary, 2011, June.
  • 9. Best paper award at International Conferences, Sept. & March, 2014 and Jan, 2012.
  • 10. "Dewang Mehta award for outstanding contribution to education", 24 Nov. 2010, Mumbai.
  • 11. Two best paper in National Conference Emerging Issues in Financial Sector, JIM, 2009.
  • 12. He has been awarded "Best Citizens of India" Award by IPH, New Delhi, in June 2008.
  • 13. He has been awarded "Siksha Ratan Puraskar" by IIF Society, in November, 2007.
  • 14. He has been a member of a Validation Committee for validating the world largest Savings and Income survey conducted by Invest India Market Solutions and AC Nielsen – IISS 2007, July.
  • 15. He has published a book on "Environmental Sustainability – a Consumption Approach", from Routledge, London as a part of a Special Series on Environment, in June 2006.
  • 16. Social Science Research Network Library (SSRN) has rated sixteen of his papers in the TOP TEN LIST in the world, of which 8 are in the All Time Top Ten List. His overall ranking at SSRN (amongst 2, 82,000 economists, in the world) is at the 99.2 percentile.
  • 17. He has presented a paper at World Bank, Washington, 2004 (as a part of GTAP).
  • 18. He has won a project from Mac Arthur Foundation (USA), in an international competition (rivaling London School of Economics), 1999-2006, for USD 100 thousand.
  • 19. Google Scholar Citations
    Citation indices All
    Citations 373
    h-index 10
    i10-index 10
  • 20. He has been bestowed with the "Eco-Award" for future scenarios by the World Society for Sustainable Development, 2002.
  • 21. AllExperts.com (the largest and oldest experts' website in the world) has rated him as the best expert in Economics (in the world), in November 2000.
  • 22. Authored play on the environment published in the World Congress on Environment, 2000.