Dr Prasad Bhattacharya

STAFF PROFILE

Position

Senior Lecturer

Faculty

Faculty of Business and Law

Department

BL Deakin Business School

Campus

Melbourne Burwood Campus

Qualifications

Bachelor of Arts (Economics), Jadavpur University, 1996
Master of Arts, Delhi University, 1999
Doctor of Philosophy, Florida Intl University, 2005
Graduate Certificate of Higher Education, Deakin University, 2007

Contact

Biography

I am a Senior Lecturer in Economics in the Department of Economics. My research interests span applied growth and development as well as time series econometrics and forecasting. I am also a Research Associate in the Centre for Applied Macroeconomic Analysis (CAMA), Australian National University, Canberra, Australia.

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Research interests

Time Series Econometrics

Forecasting

Empirical Analysis of Conflict

Civil War & Terrorism

Applied Growth & Development

Affiliations

Member, American Economic Association

Member, Econometric Society

Research Associate, Centre for Applied Macroeconomic Analysis (CAMA), Australian National University, Canberra, Australia.

Teaching interests

Forecasting

Analytical Methods

Econometrics 

Macroeconomics 

International Economics

Units taught

MAE203 The Global Economy

MAE306 Applied Econometrics for Economics adn Finance 

MAE305 Business and Financial Forecasting

MAE103 Managerial Economics

MAR906 Advanced Research Methods

Conferences

Australasian Meeting of the Econometric Society, various years

The Australasian Macroeconomics Workshop, various years

The Australasian Public Choice Society Conferences, various years

Media appearances

My comments about the impact of Global Financial Crisis on generation X had been published in the Geelong Advertiser in 2009

Awards

School of AEF Research Award, 2008

Projects

Current Research Projects

Analysis of domestic conflict (civil war) focusing on credit constraint and inequality in income and wealth both at the cross-country and sub-national perspective

The evolution of land reform across the world in the twentieth century and its political as well as ideological determinants

Using panel dynamic estimators for improving point and interval forecasting performance

Publications

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2016

The new Keynesian Phillips curve: an update on recent empirical advances

Dr Syed Abbas, Dr Prasad Bhattacharya, Prof Pasquale Sgro

(2016), Vol. 43, pp. 378-403, International review of economics & finance, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

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Exchange rate regimes and fiscal discipline: the role of trade openness

Dr Mohammad Chowdhury, Dr Prasad Bhattacharya, Dr Debdulal Mallick, Prof Mehmet Ulubasoglu

(2016), Vol. 45, pp. 106-128, International review of economics and finance, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

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2015

Persistence, capital account openness, and financial sector health in exchange rate regime choice

Dr Mohammad Chowdhury, Dr Prasad Bhattacharya, Dr Debdulal Mallick, Prof Mehmet Ulubasoglu

(2015), Vol. 91, pp. 279-299, Economic record, Chichester, Eng., C1

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2014

An empirical inquiry into the role of sectoral diversification in exchange rate regime choice

Dr Mohammad Chowdhury, Dr Prasad Bhattacharya, Dr Debdulal Mallick, Prof Mehmet Ulubasoglu

(2014), Vol. 67, pp. 210-227, European Economic Review, Amsterdam, Netherlands, C1

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2010

Efficiency and unbiasedness in the Indian stock index futures market

Dr Prasad Bhattacharya, A/Prof Harminder Singh

(2010), Vol. 18, pp. 239-263, Review of futures markets, Washington, DC, C1

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2009

On institutional ownership and firm performance : a disaggregated view

Dr Prasad Bhattacharya, Michael Graham

(2009), Vol. 19, pp. 370-394, Journal of multinational financial managment, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

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2008

Forecasting industry-level CPI and PPI inflation : does exchange rate pass-through matter?

Dr Prasad Bhattacharya, A/Prof Dimitrios Thomakos

(2008), Vol. 24, pp. 134-150, International journal of forecasting, Amsterdam, Netherlands, C1

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Exchange rate pass-through and relative prices : an industry-level empirical investigation

Dr Prasad Bhattacharya, Cem A. Karayalcin, A/Prof Dimitrios Thomakos

(2008), Vol. 27, pp. 1135-1160, Journal of international money and finance, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

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2007

Time varying hedge ratios : an application to the Indian stock futures market

Dr Prasad Bhattacharya, A/Prof Harminder Singh, Prof Gerard Gannon

(2007), Vol. 16, pp. 75-104, Review of futures markets, Kent, Ohio, C1

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Trade, openess, and domestic conflict: an empirical investigation for Latin America

Dr Prasad Bhattacharya, A/Prof Dimitrios Thomakos

(2007), Vol. 2, pp. 77-80, Economics of peace and security journal, Bristol, England, C1

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Institutional ownership and firm performance: evidence from Finland

Dr Prasad Bhattacharya, Michael Graham

(2007), pp. 1-33, 2007 Australasian Meeting of the Econometric Society, Brisbane, Qld., E1

conference
2006

Time-varying hedge ratios: an application to the Indian stock futures market

Dr Prasad Bhattacharya, A/Prof Harminder Singh, Prof Gerard Gannon

(2006), pp. -, Econometric Society Australasian Meetings Papers, Alice Springs, N.T., E1

conference

Industry-urban nexus, employment and poverty: a quantitative assessment

Arup Mitra, Dr Prasad Bhattacharya

(2006), pp. 185-205, India: industrialisation in a reforming economy, New Delhi, India, B1

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2005

Forecasting inflation, industrial output and exchange rates : a template study for India

A/Prof Dimitrios Thomakos, Dr Prasad Bhattacharya

(2005), Vol. 40, pp. 145-165, Indian economic review, Dehli, India, C1-1

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Trade, openness and domestic conflict: an empirical investigation for latin America

Dr Prasad Bhattacharya, A/Prof Dimitrios Thomakos

(2005), pp. 1-48, ACE 05 : Proceedings of the Australian Conference of Economists 2005, Carlton, Vic., E1

conference