Faculty Department

Dr. Ashu Tiwari

Dr. Ashu Tiwari

Designation and Department & School: Assistant Professor (School of Business)

PG Diploma in Data Science from Purdue University US in 2022

PhD (Economics & Public Policy) from Indian Institute of Management Rohtak in 2021

MBA(Finance (Major)) from Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam Technical University Uttar Pradesh Lucknow in 2007

BSc. (Mathematics) from Lucknow University Lucknow in 2003

Career Graph:

Dr. Ashu Tiwari currently works as an Assistant Professor of Economics at the University of Petroleum and Energy Studies in Dehradun, Uttarakhand (India). She completed her Ph.D. from the Indian Institute of Management Rohtak, Haryana (India) in Economics and Public Policy in year 2021. She has also been serving as review editor in Cities in the Global South (Frontiers). She has published several research articles in ABDC-ranked journals, and chapters with publishers of international repute. Apart from academics, she has more than eight years of industry experience in management, consulting, and research. Her current research interests are Risk Economics, Growth Economics, and International & Regional Trade.

  • Joined BIZDOM TECHNOLOGIES PVT. LTD. BANGLURU as Data Science Manager on 2nd September 2019 till 31st August 2020
  • Joined Indian Institute of Management PhD program on June 20, 2014, Submitted my Thesis on 18 August 2019 at Indian Institute of Management Rohtak
  • Joined JAWAHAR LAL NEHRU UNIVERSITY as Research Assistant on Jan 1, 2014 2014 worked till May 31, 2014(5months)
  • Joined BROOKLYN INSURANCE BROKERS PVT LTD as Assistant Manager Operations on August 31 worked Till December 31, 2012 as Manager Operations and Claims
  • Completed MBA in 2007 with Finance and Marketing from Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam Technical University Uttar Pradesh Lucknow

Honours and Achievements:

  • Won Scholarship from International Academic Association for the Best Conference Paper in 2017
  • Won Best Paper award from Indian Institute of Management Bangalore in 2018
  • Won Scholarship from Ministry of Human Resource at class VIth in 1993


  • Contribution: Published 4 papers (ABDC ranked journals and 5 chapters in books of renowned authors and reputed publishers)
  • Interests: risk economics, systemic risks, game theory, econometric modelling, Black Money, Money Laundering

Recent Publications:https://scholar.google.com/citations?user=LsUcfZwAAAAJ&hl=en&oi=ao

Book chapters

  • Tiwari, A., & Patro, A. (2020). Data Protection in Market-Driven Network Economies. In Role of IT-ITES in Economic Development of Asia (pp. 313-325). Springer, Singapore.
  • Tiwari, A., Patro, A., & Patky, J. (2020). Information Communication Technology and Self-Employment. In Role of IT-ITES in Economic Development of Asia (pp. 235-249). Springer, Singapore.

Projects or Ph.D.s guided: NIL

Books Published: A Monograph is under review

Professional Memberships/Fellowship:

  • International Institute of Social and Economic Science (IISES)
  • The Econometric Society (An International Society for the Advancement of Economic Theory in its Relation to Statistics and Mathematics)
  • The American Risk and Insurance Association (ARIA)
  • Association for Public Policy Analysis and Management (APPAM)

Honours and Achievements :

  • Best Conference Paper Award IIM Bangalore (Karnataka) India
  • Best Conference Paper Award and Travel Grant from International Academic Association Kobe (Japan)
  • Doctoral Fellowship from Indian Institute of Management Rohtak (India)
  • MHRD Scholarship at 6th Std