Sugata Bag : Research



  • Economic Analysis of Contract Law: Incomplete Contract and Asymmetric Information. London: Palgrave Macmillan. January 2018 [Here]

Book Chapters:

    • Chapter “On Breach Remedies: Contracting with Bilateral Selfish Investment and Two-Sided Private Information”. In “Themes in Economic Analysis: Theory, policy and measurement“,  Edited by Subrata Guha, Rajendra Prasad Kundu, S. Subramanian. Routledge India, August 2015. [Here].
    • Chapter: “Regulating Air Pollution in Delhi: All at Fault but None to Blame!”,  In Nation Building Through Higher Education. New Delhi: New Delhi Publication, 2016.

Journal Publications:

    • “Whither Contract Damages: Contracts with Bilateral Reliance, One-sided Private Information” published in Journal of Law Economics and Regulation, Vol. 6 N° 6: 47-80, 2010 issue. [ Here ]
    • “Does It Matter How We Assess Standard of Living? Evidence from Indian Slums Comparing Monetary and Multidimensional Approaches” published in Social Indicators Research, Vol. 2017 (Oct): 1-40.  Jointly with Suman Seth.  [Here]

Policy Papers: 

    • NoPoor Policy brief no. 57Standards of living in urban slums: How to measure and map its correlates – Evidence from Indian metro cities [Here] [NoPoor webpage]


              Project title: “Exploring the dimensions and dynamics of Indian urban poverty: Multidimensional and Political Aspects” . Project hosted at Centre for Development Economics (CDE), Delhi School of Economics, for the period 2012-16.

Work in Progress:

    • “Performance of Indian Economy during 1970-2010: A Productivity Perspective” (jointly with Anish Gupta)