Dr. Rajesh Kumar Shastri

Dr. Rajesh Kumar Shastri

Associate Professor
Department of Humanities and Social Sciences
Motilal Nehru National Institute of Technology Allahabad, Prayagraj, India-211004
E-mail: rkshastri[at]mnnit[dot]ac[dot]in
Telephone: 0532-2271294(O) 0532-2271709(R) 09919020401(M)

Research Publications


Managing unorganized sector in India, Edited Book New Man Publication 978-93-83871-33-9
Dimension of Public Policy : Changing Scenario, Edited Book Excel India Publishers New Delhi 978-93-83842-22-3
Rural Development in India : A new perspective Edited Book Excel India Publishers New Delhi 978-93-83842-21-6

Book Chapter:

Survival and Growth Strategies for Small- and Medium-Scale Enterprises in India: A Key for Sustainable Development published Driving the Economy through Innovation and Entrepreneurship, Springer India, 30 January 2013 (First Ed.) pp 163-174
Measuring wealth for rural and urban areas at the district level:A methodological case study for Uttar Pradesh, published in Migration and Urban Transition in India,, Taylor & Francis Group, Edition1st Edition First Published2020 Imprint: Routledge India Pages22 eBook ISBN9780429298356
Constructive Alliances through Public Private Partnership: Enabling creative strategies in health sector published in Rural Development in India: A new perspective Excel India Publishers
Effect of FDI on rural retail sector in India: An analytical study” Page No. 108-113 published in Dimension of Public Policy: Changing Scenario, Excel India Publishers
ICT: A tool for enhancing rural development through E rural marketing Model (E Grameen Seva- A proposed Model) published in Rural Development in India: A new perspective Excel India Publishers, 2014
A study on motivational factors for changing buying Behaviour of rural consumers with special reference to FMCG products in Allahabad, published in Rural India in New Millennium. Paramount Publishing House, Hyderabad
CSR Auditing in Indian Industries: A conceptual acknowledgement for Implementation, Published in Rethinking Corporate Social Responsibility” Macmillan Publishers India Limited
New Industrial Policy: An Approach towards Settlement of Industrial Disputes in India published in Infrastructure Policy and Micro finance, MACMILLAN advanced Research Series
Dynamics of Globalization in Managing Rural Development. Managing unorganized sector in India , published in Managing unorganized sector in India New man Publication
Role of NGOs in Social Mobilization and Skills Development of Rural People published in Green Social Work Pentagon Press New Delhi


A dynamic relationship between crude oil price and Indian equity market: an empirical study with special reference to Indian benchmark index Sensex Published in Benchmarking: An International Journal, Emerald Publishing Limited, February, 2021, 28(2), 582-599
Information And Communication Technology (Ict): A Tool For Transforming Higher Education In India published in PSYCHOLOGY AND EDUCATION , February, 2021, 58(2)1029-11039
Does Maternity Care Expenditure is Catastrophic? A Cross Sectional Study of Household`s Expenditure on Maternal Health Care Services in EAG States of India published in Indian Journal of Public Health Research & Development, June 2020, Vol. 11, No. 6 , 898-903
Financial Inclusion in India though Pradhan Mantri Jan Dhan Yojna : An Empirical Analysis of Statistical Evidence, Published in Indian Journal of Finance ,12 per year, volume 10, Issue 10, October 2016
Micro finance and poverty reduction in India (A comparative study with Asian Countries)published in African Journal of Business Management, Vol.3(4), pp. 136-140 , April 2009
Harnessing HR Analytics in the Selection of Leaders at the Top Level Management published in TEST journal of Engineering and Management ,The Mattingly Publishing Co., Inc, Volume 83Page Number: 24408-24417
Polythene and plastic waste management: coping strategy for health and environment hazards, published in Indian Journal of Environment Protection , Kalpana Corporation, www.ijep.in,Volume 36(4)April 2016, PP.324-331
Charismatic Leadership and Organizational Commitment: An Indian Perspective published in African Journal of Business Management Vol. 4(10), pp. 1946-1953, 18 August, 2010
Implementation of Total Quality Management in Higher Education published in Asian Journal of Business Management 2(1): 9-16, 2010
Interference of first language in the acquisition of second language, published in international Journal of Psychology and Counseling Vol.1(7), pp. 117-122 , September 2009
Strategic Decision Making for Harnessing Human Potential in New Economic Era: A Critical Review in context of Indian Business Environment, published in Journal of Xian University of Architecture & Technology, Volume XII, Issue III, 2020
Transforming classroom learning through Artificial Intelligence. International Journal of Innovative Technology and Exploring Engineering, Vol 8 (11S2), 551-554.
Human Capital Formation Through Virtual Education: Current Practices and Future Opportunities published in Journal of Positive School Psychology, 7033–7042-7033–704, 2022
In what ways does human capital influence the relationship between financial development and economic growth? DOI 10.1108/BIJ-03-2023-0131, Benchmarking: An International Journal © Emerald Publishing Limited 1463-5771 Year 2023 Impact Factor : 5.6 (ESCI/SCOPUS/ABDC)
Incorporating the ESG framework to analyse entrepreneurial opportunities among tribal people, Management of Environmental Quality: An International Journal © Emerald Publishing Limited, impact factor 5.3 1477-7835 DOI 10.1108/MEQ-08-2023-024 (ESCI/SCOPUS/ABDC) 2023
Role of HR analytics and attrition on organisational performance: a literature review leveraging the SCM-TBFO framework, Benchmarking: An International Journal © Emerald Publishing Limited 1463-5771, DOI 10.1108/BIJ-06-2023-0412 Impact Factor : 5.6 (ESCI/SCOPUS/ABDC) 2023

Conference Proceedings:

An Empirical Study on Corporate Social Responsibility Practices of Indian Public Sector Companies published in National Conference on Emerging Challenges for Sustainable Business 2012, EXCELLENT PUBLISHING HOUSE
Project Selection and Innovation in Corporate Social Responsibility: A case study with special reference to select Industries published in proceedings of Seminar, Published by WISDOM Publication