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Parag Waknis

Associate Professor
E-mail:parag[at]aud[dot]ac[dot]in

Ph.D (Economics), University of Connecticut, CT, USA, M.Phil, CESP, JNU

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Affiliation

School of Liberal Studies

Education & Research

Parag receieved his Ph.D in Economics from the University of Connecticut, CT, USA in 2011 and , M.Phil in economics from, CESP, JNU in 2000. His area of research is macroeconomics and monetary theory with a special focus on developing countries. He has published his research in leading international and national journals. His current research projects include implications of informal markets for monetary policy and impact of demonetization.

Past Employment

  • Assistant Professor, University of Massachusetts Dartmouth, USA (2011-2017)
  • Assistant Professor, Kohinoor Business School, Khandala, Maharashtra, (2003-2006)
  • Lecturer, Jedhe College of Arts and Commerce, Pune, Maharashtra, (2000-2003)

Publications

Journal Publications

Book Chapters

  • ``Demonetisation through Segmented Markets: Some Theoretical Perspectives’’, in R. Ramakumar (Eds.), Note‐bandi: Demonetisation and India’s Elusive Chase for Black Money, Oxford University Press, December 2017.

In Publishing Process

  • “Competitive Supply of Money in a New Monetarist Model”, Revised and resubmitted, Economic Inquiry.

Other Publications

Work under Progress

  • Optimal Monetary Policy in the presence of Informal Labor Markets (with Dr. Catalina Granda, Universidad de Antioquia in Medellín, Colombia)
  • Demonetization in the presence of Informal Sector and Segmented Markets
  • Firm Financing and Investment with Informal Credit: Do central banks in developing countries face inflation investment trade off?
     

Professionl Activities/Awards

PROFESSIONAL SERVICE:

Peer Reviewer

  • Comparative Economic Studies, Palgrave MacMillan
  • Economic Modeling, The International Journal of Theoretical and Applied Papers on Economic Modelling, Elsevier
  • Revista Lecturas de Economía, Universidad De Antioquia, Colombia

Economics Textbooks Review

  • Acemoglu, Laibson, & List (2017), “Macroeconomics”, Pearson Education, Second Edition.

Editor

Teaching

  • Post Graduate & Undergraduate: Macroeconomics, Monetary Economics, and Financial Economics

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