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Agricultural Economics      (13 scientists)

Dr Girish Kumar Jha


Field of Specialisation : Sampling, Econometrics; Neural networks; Price forecasting

Dr Girish Kumar Jha

Principal Scientist

M.Sc. : Indian Agricultural Research Institute, New Delhi

Ph.D : Indian Agricultural Research Institute, New Delhi

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PG School, Faculty Disciplines : Agricultural Statistics

No. of Students Guided : -    M.Sc :   5

   Ph.D :   3

Top 10 Publications having NAAS rating 6 and above with first or corresponding author only

  1. Girish K Jha and K Sinha (2014). Time-delay neural networks for time series prediction: An application to the monthly wholesale price of oilseeds in India. Neural Computing and Applications, 24(3-4), 563-571.
  2. Girish K Jha, C Mazumder, J Kumari and G Singh (2014). Nonlinear principal component based fuzzy clustering: A case study of lentil genotypes.Indian Journal of Genetics & Plant Breeding, 74(2), 189-196.
  3. Girish K Jha, G Singh, S Vennila, M S Rao, H Panwar and M Hegde (2016). Predicting the severity of Spodoptera litura on groundnut in relation to climatic variability using ordinal logistic model. Journal of Agrometeorology, 18(2), 282-287.
  4. Girish K Jha, G Singh, S Vennila, M Hegde, M S Rao and H Panwar (2017). Multi-layer perceptron based neural network model predicting maximum severity of Spodoptera litura (Fabricius) on groundnut in relation to climate for Dharwad region of Karnataka (India). Mausam, 68(3), 537-542.
  5. Girish K Jha, A Suresh, B Punera and P Supriya (2019). Growth of horticulture sector in India: Trends and prospects. Indian Journal of Agricultural Sciences, 89(2), 314-321.
  6. K Choudhary, Girish K Jha, R R Kumar and Dwijesh Mishra (2019). Agricultural Commodity price analysis using ensemble empirical mode decomposition: A case study of daily potato price series. Indian Journal of Agricultural Sciences. 89(5), 882-886.
  7. V R Renjini and Girish K Jha (2019). Oilseeds sector in India: A trade policy perspective. Indian Journal of Agricultural Sciences, 89(1), 73-78.
  8. S Kumar, Girish K Jha, D R Singh and H Biswas (2020). Economic incentives for sustainable legume production in India: a valuation approach internalizing risk sharing and environmental benefits. Current Science, 119(7), 1184-1189.
  9. Aditya K S, Muthuprasad T, Subhash S P and Girish K Jha (2021). The Indian Crop Insurance Puzzle: A Discourse from Behavioral Science Perspective. National Academy Science Letters, 44(4), 377-382.
  10. Praveen K V, Girish K Jha, and Aditya K S (2021). Discerning sustainable interaction between agriculture and energy in India. Current Science, 120(12), 1833-1839.

Patent / Technologies / Methodologies / System etc. (Upto Five) :

  1. Time-delay neural network (TDNN) model for agricultural price forecasting
  1. Particle swarm optimization (PSO) based neural network for time series forecasting
  1. Non-linear principal component based fuzzy clustering for genotypes grouping
  1. Pearl Millet Genetic stock: J Kumari, S Pandey, S K Jha, S S Chauhan, Girish K Jha and CT Satyavathi (2014). NSS-7809 (IC0283734; INGR13056), a Pearl Millet (Pennisetum squamulatum) germplasm with popping traits. Indian Journal of Plant Genetics Resources
  1. R Package: A Lama, Girish K Jha, K N Singh and B Gurung (2019) BayesBEKK: Bayesian estimation of bivariate volatility model. (https://cran.r-project.org/web/packages/BayesBEKK/index.html)

Awards / Recognitions / Fellowship (Upto Five) :

  1. BOYSCAST Fellowship, DST, Government of India for one year post-doctoral research at University of Manitoba, Canada in 2008.
  1. NEWS India-UK Fellowship: Newton-Bhabha Virtual Centre on Nitrogen Efficiency of Whole-cropping Systems funded by DBT, Govt. of India and BBSRC, United Kingdom
  1. Member of Editorial Board, Agricultural Economics Research Review, Agricultural Economics Research association (India).
  1. International Travel Grant to attend 29th ICAE in Milan, Italy.
  1. International Travel Grant to attend 30th ICAE in Vancouver, Canada.