1Sharma V. and Dash M. (2022). "Delineating Energy Consumption Behaviour: A Household-level Assessment from India’s Energy NEXUS Strategy", Energy Nexus, Elsevier (Accepted).
2Sharma V. and Dash M. (2022). “Household energy use pattern in rural India: A path towards sustainable development" in Environmental Challenges, 6, 1-9, Elsevier.
3Dash M., and Behera B. (2018). “Biodiversity Conservation, Relocation and Socio-economic Consequences: A Case Study of Similipal Tiger Reserve, India”. Land Use Policy,78, 327-337, Elsevier.
4Dash M., Behera B., and Rahut D. (2018). “Understanding the Factors that Influence Household Use of Clean Energy in the Similipal Tiger Reserve, India”. Natural Resources Forum: A United Nations Sustainable Development Journal, 42, 3-18, Wiley.
5Dash M., Behera B., and Rahut D. (2016). “Determinants of Household Collection of Non-Timber Forests Products (NTFPs) and alternative Livelihood Activities in Similipal Tiger Reserve, India”. Forest Policy and Economics, 73, 215-228, Elsevier.
6Dash M. and Behera B. (2015). “Local Institutions, Collective Action and Forest Conservation: The case of Similipal Tiger Reserve in India”. Journal of Forest Economics, 21, 167-184, Elsevier.
7Dash M. and Behera B. (2013). “Biodiversity Conservation and Local Livelihoods: A Study on Similipal Biosphere Reserve Forest, India”. Journal of Rural Development, 32, 409-426.
8Dash M. and Behera B. (2012). “Management of Similipal Biosphere Reserve Forest: Issues and challenges”. Advances in Forestry Letters (AFL), 1, 7-15.
1Participated in the Ministry Training programme on "Biodiversity Conservation and Livelihoods" Sponsored by Ministry of Environment, Forests and Climate Change (MoEF), Govt. of India from 25-26th November 2021.
2"Institutionalizing Forest Conservation: Experiences From an Indian Protected area". Paper presented at the international conference - Building Alternative Livelihoods in times of ecological and political crisis hosted by the University of Manchester (UK), during 5-8 July 2021.
3“Does effectiveness of conservation outcomes differ based on governance types? Experiences from an Indian protected area” . Paper presented at the Regional Expert’s Symposium on Ecosystem-based Adaptation in the Hindu Kush Himalaya, organised by International Centre for Integrated Mountain Development (ICIMOD) (with full sponsorship from the host institution) held at Chengdu, Sichuan Province, People’s Republic of China from 17-19 Dec 2019.
4“Institutional Diverseness in Forest Conservation: A Prospective Look into the Indian Protected Areas". Paper presented at the 2018 annual Conference on Earth System Governance on the theme of ‘Governing Global Sustainability in a Complex World’, organized by University of Utrecht, the Netherlands during 5-8 November 2018.
5“Local Institutions for Collective Governance: The Case of Forest Conservation in Similipal Tiger Reserve, India”. Paper presented at the XVI Biennial IASC-Conference on Practicing the Commons: Self-Governance, Cooperation, and Institutional Change, organized by University of Utrecht, the Netherlands during July 10-14, 2017.
6"Is Relocation the Solvent to Biodiversity Conservation? Case Study of Similipal Tiger Reserve in India". Paper presented at the International Conference on Scenarios and Models in Biodiversity and Ecosystem Services, jointly organized by the Centre for Economic and Social Studies (CESS), Hyderabad, Centre for Economics, Environment, and Society (CEES), Bangalore and the Indian Society for Ecological Economics (INSEE), held at CESS, Hyderabad, India, 15-16 Feb. 2017.
7“Implications of Conservation Policies on the Tribes of Similipal Tiger Reserve, India”. Paper presented at the International Conference on Conflict Resolution and Sustainable Development, organized by Nabakrushna Choudhury Centre for Development Studies, Bhubaneswar, India, 10-11 Dec. 2016.
8“Who Benefits from Biodiversity Conservation? The Apathy of Relocated Indigenous Tribes”. Paper presented at the 2015 Development Dialogue - The ghosts of MDGs: Unpacking the logics of development, organized by International Institute for Social Studies, The Hague, the Netherlands, 4-5 Nov. 2015.
9“Environmental Policies versus Socio-Economic Sustainability: A Study on Relocation of Indigenous Communities from Similipal Tiger Reserve, India”. Paper presented at the International Conference on Green and Social: Managing Synergies and Trade-offs, jointly organized by Poverty Reduction, Equity and Growth Network (PEGNet) and German Development Institute, Bonn, Germany, 12-14 Mar. 2014.
10“Biodiversity Conservation and Socio-Economic Sustainability: The case of Similipal Tiger Reserve in India”. Paper presented at the International conference on Environmental Change and the Next Sustainability Generation, organized by Right Livelihood College, University of Bonn, Germany, 31st August- 7th Sep. 2013.
11“Biodiversity Conservation versus Local Livelihoods: A Study on Similipal Biosphere Reserve Forest, India”. Paper presented at the CESP Young Scholars' Seminar, organized by Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi, India, 1-3 Mar. 2013.
Academic Honors & Awards
Resource person and Discussant of a session at the International conference on “Environmental Challenges and Agricultural Sustainability in Asia: Inter linkages and future implications”, hosted by Asian Development Bank Institute (ADBI), Tokyo, Japan, held during 8-10 December, 2021.
Young Social Scientist award by the Ministry of Statistics and Programme Implementation (MoSPI), Government of India, in collaboration with United Nations Statistics Division (UNSD), European Union, UN Environment Programme (UNEP) and Ministry of Environment Forest and Climate Change (MoEFCC) during “Natural Capital Accounting and Valuation of Ecosystem Services (NCAVES) India Forum".
Earth System Governance Project, Sweden Grant for attending Conference at University of Utrecht, the Netherlands
Invited as a Resource person to speak in the Natural Resources and Governance (NRG) Seminar Series at Tata Institute of Social Sciences, Hyderabad on 2nd August, 2018
Agriterra Fellowship for International Association for the Study of Commons (IASC) 2017 Conference at University of Utrecht, the Netherlands
Erasmus University Rotterdam Grant for attending 2015 Development Dialogue at International Institute of Social Studies (ISS), The Hague, the Netherlands
Poverty Eradication, Equity & Growth Network (PEGNet) Grant for attending International Conference at German Development Institute, Germany
Selected as Right Livelihood Junior Scientist by DAAD (German Academic Exchange Service)
DAAD Fellowship for attending International Conference at University of Bonn, Germany
MHRD Fellowship for pursuing Doctoral study at Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur