Biography

I am a Lecturer in Economics. Before joining Keele in 2012, I was at Yonsei University, South Korea and the National University of Singapore. I received my B.Sc. (Honors) from St. Xavier’s College, Calcutta, India and an M.Sc. from the University of Calcutta, India. I also hold a Ph.D. from Iowa State University, USA.

Research and scholarships

My research interests include applied microeconomic theory, international economics, and environmental economics.

For an up to date list of publications and current working papers, please see my academic homepage.

Selected Publications

  • Sikdar S and Lapan H. 2017. Is Trade in Permits Good for the Environment?. Environmental and Resource Economics. doi> link> full text>
  • Sikdar S. 2016. Targets and Resources: A Screening Perspective. Managerial and Decision Economics. doi> link> full text>
  • Sikdar S. 2015. On efforts in teams with stereotypes. ECONOMICS LETTERS, vol. 137, 203-207. link> doi> full text>
  • Lapan HE and Sikdar S. 2016. Can trade be good for the environment?. Journal of Public Economic Theory. doi> link> full text>
  • Sikdar S and Lapan HE. 2011. Carbon leakage: the role of sequential policy setting. Environment and Development Economics, vol. 17(1), 91-104. doi>

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Journal Articles

  • Sikdar S and Lapan H. 2017. Is Trade in Permits Good for the Environment?. Environmental and Resource Economics. doi> link> full text>
  • Sikdar S. 2016. Targets and Resources: A Screening Perspective. Managerial and Decision Economics. doi> link> full text>
  • Sikdar S. 2015. On efforts in teams with stereotypes. ECONOMICS LETTERS, vol. 137, 203-207. link> doi> full text>
  • Lapan HE and Sikdar S. 2016. Can trade be good for the environment?. Journal of Public Economic Theory. doi> link> full text>
  • Sikdar S and Lapan HE. 2011. Carbon leakage: the role of sequential policy setting. Environment and Development Economics, vol. 17(1), 91-104. doi>
  • Lapan HE and Sikdar S. 2011. Strategic environmental policy under free trade with transboundary pollution. Review of Development Economics, vol. 15(1), 1-18. doi>