Dr. P.Arunachalam is the Professor and Head of the Department of Applied Economics, Cochin University of Science and Technology (CUSAT), Kochi-22, Kerala State, India. He was the Head of the Department of Applied Economics, Cochin University of Science and Technology three times during the period April 2004 to April 2007. And again became the Head of the Department from July 2013 to July 2016 and third time from October 2018 onwards. He has thirty one years of Teaching and Research Experiences. Now he is the Chairman , Board of Studies, Department of Applied Economics, CUSAT.
“Bharat Vidya Ratan Award” 2018 by International Business Council, 115, first Floor, Vardhaman Mayur Market, Delhi -110 096. “Bharat Ratna Indira Gandhi Gold Medal Award 2018”, By Global Economic Progress and Research Association Tiruvannamalai-606 601. “Bharat Rana Dr. Abdul Kalam Gold Medal Award 2018”, By Global Economic Progress and Research Association Tiruvannamalai-606 601. “Life Time Academic Achievement Award 2019” by Maya Publications, Chennai. “Best Citizen of India Gold Medal Award 2019” by Global Economic Progress and Research Association Tiruvannamalai-606 601. He has valuated more than 250 Ph.d thesis and conducted Ph.D viva voce examination for 200 candidates in various universities in India
He has completed another major research project on “Solid Waste Management in Kerala” sponsored by ICSSR, New Delhi.
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2016 Doctor of Philosophy in Mathematics, D.Phil. The University of Sussex, Department of Mathematics, UK.
2010 Doctor of Philosophy in Economics, Ph.D., University of York. Department of Economics and Related Studies, UK.
2006 Master of Science, MSc. Economics University of York. Department of Economics and Related Studies, UK.
2005 PG. Dip. Statistics and Econometrics University of York. Department of Economics and Related Studies, UK.
2003 PG. Dip. Japanese Business Studies, Kansai Gaidai University, Faculty of International Business Studies, Osaka, Japan.
2004 Bachelor BSc. International Management, University of Applied Sciences Solothurn, Switzerland.
Govind Hariharan is a Professor at Kennesaw State University and Board Chair and Faculty Advisor at the KSU Student Managed Investment Fund. He was previously the Executive Director of the India China America Institute and Chair of the Department of Economics and Finance at Kennesaw State University. He is also the founder of NEO Advisory LLC, a strategic advisory firm.
Govind Hariharan is a sought after advisor for his keen insights and has provided strategic advice on health care, technology, investments and global expansion to companies and governments. He serves or has served on many advisory boards including the Atlanta Society of Finance and Investment Professionals Foundation, Georgia Department of Revenue (until 2019), American Diabetes Association (until 2015), Georgia Indo American Chamber of Commerce (until 2015), and NCCSD (India). He has also served on the Boards of WellStar Institute for Better Health, and was a member of the WellStar- KSU Partnership Committee as well as various health care related task forces in Georgia and New York.. He has consulted for numerous organizations such as the World Bank and Council for Quality Growth.
Govind Hariharan is a sought after speaker at various venues such as the Global Leaders Forum, Wharton China Summit, Emory China Summit, Emory India Summit and TIE conferences on global expansion, investments, health care and entrepreneurship. He has been interviewed or quoted in many media outlets including the Financial Times, Investors Daily, O Globo, Atlanta Business Chronicle, Money Talks and National Public Radio.
? Doctor of Philosophy University of Chittagong, Bangladesh, 2010.
? Higher National Diploma in Accountancy (HNDA) Advanced Technological Institute of Jaffna, Sri Lanka, 2002.
? Post Graduate Diploma in Management (PGDM) (on Merit) University of Rajarata, Sri Lanka, 2006.
? B.Com (Hons),(First Class) University of Jaffna, Sri Lanka,2002.
? Member, Executive Council, Pondicherry University, 2000.
? Dean, Faculty of Management, Humanities and Social sciences, Kerala University of Fisheries and Ocean Studies, Ernakulam
? Head of the Department, Department of Applied Economics, Cochin University of
Science and Technology, 2007-10, 2016-2018
? Member, IQAC Cell, CUSAT
Agricultural Economics, Applied Economics
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Dr. Mohammad Nayeem Abdullah is Associate Professor and Dean of CIU Business School (CIUBS) at Chittagong Independent University (CIU) in Bangladesh. He is also the Head of Finance and Economics Department under CIUBS, and the Acting Director of Institutional Quality Assurance Cell (IQAC). In addition he is the Special Advisor to the Finance & Accounts Department of CIU.
He obtained his PhD Degree in Finance from University of Chittagong (CU) under HEQEP Funding. He completed his Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA) Degree in Finance & Banking from Assumption University, Thailand with Magna Cum Laude in 2005 and Master of Science (M.Sc.) Degree in Finance and Management from University of Exeter, UK in 2006. He has numerous publications in national and international peer- reviewed journals to his credit, and is also a Reviewer for a number of international peer-reviewed journals.
He is the Faculty-In-Charge of the Social Welfare Society (SWS) Club and Program Coordinator of Live-in Field Experience (LFE) Program of CIU Business School as well.
Dr. Abdullah’s primary areas of focus are Finance and Banking. He is interested in the workings of the financial markets, particularly factors which play an important role in the movements of share prices, and how they indicate the financial health of the concerned sectors. He has worked extensively on the dividend policies of Bangladesh, and the determinants of bank profitability. He is also interested in the impacts of information and communication technologies (ICT’s) on financial markets, and the impact of foreign direct investment (FDI) on the economy of Bangladesh.
Dr Ila Patnaik serves as a professor at the National Institute of Public Finance and Policy, New Delhi. Prior to this, she was the Principal Economic Advisor to the Government of India. Other former positions include Non-Resident Senior Associate at Carnegie Endowment for International Peace, and regular columnist at the Indian Express. She holds a BA (Economics) from Delhi University, an MA (Economics) from Jawaharlal Nehru University, and a Ph.D.(Economics) from the University of Surrey. Her research interests include international macroeconomics, finance and emerging economy business cycles.
Her research interests include international macroeconomics, finance and emerging economy business cycles. Her research on these topics has been published in scholarly journals such as the Journal of International Money and Finance, the World Bank Economic Review, International Finance, and in collected volumes. Dr Patnaik served on various working groups and task forces of the Ministry of Finance, such as those on taxation of financial products, and those to create agencies, including the independent Public Debt Management Agency, the Resolution Corporation, the Financial Redress Agency and the Financial Data Management Centre.
Lekha S. Chakraborty is a Professor at NIPFP. She is also affiliated as Research Associate with the Levy Economics Institute of Bard College, New York.
She is the pioneer economist in institutionalising Gender Budgeting in India, with Chief Economic Advisor, Ministry of Finance, Govt of India in 2004. Her areas of interest are Macroeconomics of Public Finance, Fiscal Federalism, Extractive sector Economics, Financing Human Development and Gender Budgeting.
She is the recipient of Infoys best PhD thesis award from Indian Institute of Science (IISc) Bangalore.
She is the author of "Fiscal Consolidation, Budget Deficits and Macroeconomy" (Sage Publications). This book has received endorsement reviews from former RBI Governor Prof Y V Reddy and fr IMF Executive Director Fiscal Affairs, Prof Vito Tanzi.
She is also the co-author of the book "Social Sector in Decentralised Economy: India in the Era of Globalisation" (Cambridge University Press, 2016).
She has worked for the IMF, World Bank, the UNESCAP, the UNDP, the UN Women, and the Commonwealth Secretariat on short stints. Her work experience on macro-fiscal policy and human development spans across 7 countries, Sweden, Canada, Morocco,The Philippiness, South Africa, Sri Lanka and Mexico; and more frequently in Asia Pacific region.
She was twice, an awardee of Shastri Indo-Canada programme, from Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade (DFAIT), Government of Canada. She was visiting Professor at American University (Washington DC),Uppsala University (Sweden) , Carleton University (Canada), and University of Utah, US on Gender, Macroeconomics and International Trade courses.
She received Ph.D. in economics in 2004 from the Centre for Development Studies (Jawaharlal Nehru University), where she was also Associate Professor for one year, 2007-2008. She has papers in national and international journals.
She is a columnist in the Financial Express, and also in Businessline, Hindustan Times and Scroll; and featured in CNBC, ANI, DD News, AIR World Air Service and Rajya Sabha.
(1) Macroeconomics of Public Deficits, Fiscal Monetary Policy Linkages, Financial Inclusion - Microfinance.
(2) Effectiveness of Public Expenditure. Gender budgeting, Human Development.
(3) Fiscal Federalism, Decentralisation
(4) Fiscal research on Mining Tax and Competitiveness of Extractive Industries
9/83 to 12/87 – Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.), College of Business Administration, University of Cincinnati,Cincinnati, Ohio.
9/79 to 6/83 – Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA), summa cum laude,College of Business Administration, University of Cincinnati,
I am currently Professor of Finance at Tarleton State University. I have been with Tarleton State for over twenty five years, during which I have held several positions as Dept. Head, MBA Director, Business School Dean, Director of Business -Fort Worth Campus etc.
I have a MMS from S P Jain institute of Management and research and a Ph. D in Finance from University of Alabama. I have publications and presentations in several journals and have guest lectured extensively.
My research interests include Financial Markets, Mutual Funds and writing Case Studies.
Financial Economics, Econometrics, Mathematical Finance, Mathematical Economics, Equity Analysis, Investment Theory, Risk Management, oral Finance, Behavioral Economics, International Business, International Finance, Environmental Economics, Public Health, Energy Economics, Agricultural Economics, Operational Research, Stochastic Dominance Theory, Time Series Analysis, Bayesian Theory, and Decision Theory.