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  • Ph.D. in Economics, The Ohio State University, USA, 2004
  • MA in Economics, The Ohio State University, USA, 2002
  • MS in Quantitative Economics, Indian Statistical Institute, Kolkata, India, 1998
  • BS in Economics, Presidency College, Kolkata, India, 1996


Organization and Market Economics

Business & Government

Monetary Economics

Other Professional Appointments

Managing Editor, IIMK Society & Management Review (2012-2014)

Senior Analyst, Bank of Canada, Ottawa, Canada, 2004 - 2009

Conferences, Seminars & Talks

Forecasting Financial Markets, Saïd Business School, University of Oxford, Oxford, UK, September 2018

4th European Conference on Banking and the Economy, Winchester, England, UK, October 2016

Indian Institute of Management Ahmedabad, Ahmedabad, India, July 2012

Financial Sector Reforms and the Indian Economy, Kozhikode, India, November, 2010

Federal Reserve Bank of Boston, Boston, MA, USA, July 2006

Annual Meeting of the Allied Social Science Associations, San Diego, CA, USA, January 2004

Significant Publications

Dynamic Linkages between Gold and Equity Prices: Evidence from Indian Financial Services and Information Technology Companies,' (with Aravind Sampath) Finance Research Letters, 2017

Returns, volatility and spillover - A paradigm shift in India?' (with Aravind Sampath) The North American Journal of Economics and Finance, 2020

State-level borrowing costs under deregulation - an Indian experience,' (with Sthanu R. Nair) Journal of Asia Business Studies, 7(1), page 68-83, 2013

A Tool for Assessing Financial Vulnerabilities in the Household Sector,' (with Ramdane Djoudad and Yasuo Terajima) Bank of Canada Review, Bank of Canada, page 45-54, Summer 2008

Collateral and Sorting: An Empirical Investigation of the Market for HELOCs,' (with Lucia Dunn) in S. Agarwal and B. W. Ambrose edited Household Credit Usage, page 79-91, October 2007

Stress Testing the Corporate Loans Portfolio of the Canadian Banking Sector,' (with Miroslav Misina and David Tessier) Financial System Review, Bank of Canada, page 59-62, June 2007

Multigenerational Persistence and The Great Gatsby Relation for India , Working Paper, 2022

Inflation Heading in India , Working Paper, 2014


Best Paper Award, 4th European Conference on Banking and the Economy, UK, October 2016

Research Areas

Economics of Money, Credit and Banking

Political Economy

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