Hemachandra Padhan


Assistant Professor






Area & Groups
Finance, Economics & Strategy

PDEF- IIT Madras; Ph.D IIT Madras; MA in Applied Economics- Pondichery Central University.


Applied Energy Economics, Environmental Economics, Climate Changes

Macroeconomics; Microeconomics; Strategy of Resources Management

Padhan, H., Behera, D. K., Sahu, S. K., & Dash, U. (2022). Does Corruption Hinderance Economic Growth Despite Surge of Remittance and Capital Inflows Since Economic Liberalization in an Emerging Economy, India. Journal of the Knowledge Economy, 1-24.

Fang, J., Gozgor, G., Mahalik, M. K., Mallick, H., & Padhan, H. (2022). Does urbanisation induce renewable energy consumption in emerging economies? The role of education in energy switching policies. Energy Economics, 106081.

Lu, Z., Gozgor, G., Mahalik, M. K., Padhan, H., & Yan, C. (2022). Welfare gains from international trade and renewable energy demand: Evidence from the OECD countries. Energy Economics, 106153.

Padhan, H., Sahu, S. K., & Dash, U. (2022). Economic globalization and environmental quality: a study of OECD economies. Environment, Development and Sustainability, 1-20.

 Padhan, H., Behera, D. K., Sahu, S. K., & Dash, U. (2022). Examining the cyclical pattern of remittances flows, migrants stock, and income of 31 pairs of countries with India from 2010-2016, Migration Letters. 

Mahalik, M. K., Mallick, H., & Padhan, H. (2021) Do educational levels influence the environmental quality? The role of renewable and non-renewable energy demand in selected BRICS countries with a new policy perspective. Renewable Energy (Elsevier), 164, 419-432. 

Padhan, H., Sahu, S. K., & Dash, U (2021). Non-linear analysis of international reserve, trade and trilemma in India. The Journal of Economic Asymmetries (Elsevier)23, e00191.

Fang, J., Gozgor, G., Mahalik, M. K., Padhan, H., & Xu, R (2021). The impact of economic complexity on energy demand in OECD countries. Environmental Science and Pollution Research, 1-10.

Zhou Lu., Mahalik M.K Padhan, H., Gupta, M., Gozgor, G.  (2021) Effects of Age Dependency and Urbanization on Energy Demand in BRICS: Evidence from the Machine Learning Estimator. Frontiers in Energy Research, section Sustainable Energy Systems and Policies

Padhan, H., Sahu, S. K., & Dash, U (2021) Economic globalization(s) and pattern of energy consumption in OECD economies. Energy and Environment.

Padhan, H., Padhang, P. C., Tiwari, A. K., Ahmed, R., & Hammoudeh, S. (2020). Renewable energy consumption and robust globalization (s) in OECD countries: Do oil, carbon emissions and economic activity matter?. Energy Strategy Reviews (Elsevier), 32, 100535.

Mallick, H., Mahalik, M. K., & Padhan, H. (2020) Does globalization exacerbate income inequality in two largest emerging economies? The role of FDI and remittances inflows. International Review of Economics (Springer), 1-38.

Padhan, H., Haouas, I., Hammoudeh, S., & Tiwari, A. K. Nonlinear analysis of government expenditure and tax rate on income inequality in India. Journal of Public Affairs (Wiley), e2518.

Tiwari, A. K., Padhan, H., Alhassan, A., & Bekun, F. V. (2020) Investigating the stationarity hypothesis of Gross Domestic Product per capita in Central and Eastern Europe and Commonwealth of Independent State countries: Evidence using Fourier based panel KPSS test. Journal of Public Affairs (Wiley), e2104.

Khalfaoui, R., Padhan, H., Tiwari, A. K., & Hammoudeh, S. (2020). Understanding the time-frequency dynamics of money demand, oil prices and macroeconomic variables: The case of India. Resources Policy (Elsevier), 68, 101743.

Junior, P. O., Tiwari, A. K., Padhan, H., & Alagidede, I. (2020). Analysis of EEMD-based quantile-in-quantile approach on spot-futures prices of energy and precious metals in India. Resources Policy (Elsevier), 68, 101731.

Gozgor G., Mahalik, M.K., Demir, E., & Padhan. H. (2020). The Impact of Economic Globalization on Renewable Energy in the OECD Countries, Energy Policy (Elsevier)

Padhan, H., Haouas, I., Sahoo, B., & Heshmati, A. (2019). What matters for environmental quality in the Next Eleven Countries: economic growth or income inequality?.Environmental Science and Pollution Research (Springer), 1-20.

Mallick, H., Padhan, H., & Mahalik, M. K. (2019). Does a skewed pattern of income distribution matter for the environmental quality? Evidence from selected BRICS economies with an application of Quantile-on-Qauntile regression (QQR) approach. Energy Policy (Elsevier), 129, 120-131.

Mahalik, M. K., Mallick, H., Padhan, H., & Sahoo, B. (2018). Is skewed income distribution good for environmental quality? A comparative analysis among selected BRICS countries. Environmental Science and Pollution Research (Springer), 25(23), 23170-23194.
















Post Doc Equivalent Fellowship, IIT Madras

Institute Fellowship, IIT Madras

(CBSE-UGC-NET) National Eligibility Test, 2017

Merit Fellowship for UGC Rank Holder, 2014-2016

As symbiosis school of economics, I am on the following committee

  1. Research Committee
  2. Value Added Course Committee
  3. Symbiosis Centre for Urban Studies (SCUS)
  4. Centre for Quantitative Learning and Applications (CQLA)

At NITIE Mumbai

1. Center for Excellence, 

2. Directorate General Resettlement (DGR) Programmes; Ministry of Defence, New Delhi