Dr. P M Prasad
Assistant Professor
Department of Humanities and Social Sciences

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A. Paper Presentation

  1.  * Paper presented on "Consumer Protection: Role of Consumer Dispute Redressal Agencies   (CDRAs) as an     Ex-post Approach in India", in the 3rd International   Latin American Law and Economics Association    Conference on "Law and Economics: Developing Countries", in Caracas, Venezuela, during 16- 18 June  1997.

  2. Paper presented on "Consumer Protection: The role of Alternative Legal Systems in India", in the 2nd Annual   Conference on "Economics Theory and Policy" at the Centre for Economic Studies and Planning, Jawaharlal   Nehru University, New Delhi, during 8- 10 October 1998.

  3. Paper presented on "Liability versus Regulation in the context of the Private Practitioners: with reference to   Consumer Protection Act, 1986" in the 2nd Symposium on Private- Public Mix in Health Development in   India: Lessons from Canadian Experience held at Institute for Social and Economic Change, Bangalore,   during 27-29 March 2002.

  4.  * Paper presented on "Environmental Protection: The Role of Liability System in India" in the 2003 Berlin    Conference on the Human Dimensions of Global Environmental Change "Governance for Industrial   Transformation" in Berlin, Germany, during 5-6 December 2003.

  5. P. M. Prasad, "Urban Land use in India: A case Study of Urban Development Authorities", Conference on    Law, Economics and Development, during March 31- April 1, 2005 at Centre for the Study of Law and   Governance, Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi.

  6.  * P. M. Prasad, "Environmental protection: The Role of Regulatory System in India", The Asian Law and    Economic Association (AsLEA), during 24-25 June, 2005 at Seoul National University, Seoul, Korea.

  7. P. M. Prasad, "Zoning Policy in Indian Mega Cities" at the 12th International Conference of International    Planning History Society 2006 (IPHS- 2006), during 11th-14th, New Delhi.

  8. P. M. Prasad, "Intensive Shrimp Faming in Fertile Coastal Agricultural Land and Its Implications on Sustainable Development of Rural India", during 23-25 December 2006, G. B. Pant University of Agriculture & Technology, Pantnagar.

  9. * P. M. Prasad and K. N. Narasimha, "Nations' Security and the Environment: A case Study of Intensive Military Training Activities in India", The International Symposium on Society and Resource Management 2007 (ISSRM 2007), during 17-21 June, 2007 at Park City, Utah, USA.

  10. P. M. Prasad, "Consumerism and the Liability Rules: An Economics Perspective" National Seminar on  Consumers Protection in India: Problems and Prospects, February 25-26, 2008, G. B, Pant Social Science     Institute, Allahabad.


B. Attended

  1. International Conference on "Bhopal Gas Tragedy and its Effects on Process and Safety", during 1-3 December 2004 at Department of Chemical Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur, India.

  2. 11th International Conference on Productivity and Quality Research at IIT Delhi New Delhi, 12-15December 2005.

  3. Asian Conference on Biosafety and Biosecurity, during 17-19 April 2007, Bangkok, Thailand, sponsored by the United States Department of State’s Biosecurity Engagement Programme.