Dr. Chandana Chakraborty

Professor | Economics | Feliciano School of Business
Location: 556
Telephone: 973-655-4125
Fax: 973-655-4456
Email: chakrabortyc@montclair.edu

Education

  • Ph D, Managerial Economics, 1987, Rensselaer Polytechnic

Professional Experience

  • Executive Director & Program Co-ordinator, Association of Indian Economic and Financial Studies. (June 2013 - Current).
  • Professor, Montclair State University, Upper Montclair, NJ. (September 2005 - Current).
  • Member of the Executive Board, Association of Indian Economic and Financial Studies. (June 2005 - Current).
  • Chair, Department of International Business, Montclair State University, Upper Montclair, NJ. (September 2005 - December 2010).
  • Associate Professor, Montclair State University, Upper Montclair, NJ. (September 1995 - August 2005).
  • Visiting Professor, School of Financial and Economic Studies, Macquarie University, Sydney, Australia. (March 1999 - June 1999).
  • Visiting Professor, Indian Institute of Management, Bangalore, India. (January 1999 - March 1999).
  • Assistant Professor, Montclair State University, Upper Montclair, NJ. (September 1989 - August 1995).
  • Assistant Professor, Slippery Rock University, Slippery Rock, PA. (August 1987 - July 1989).
  • Instructor, R.P.I., Troy, NY. (September 1986 - June 1987).
  • Lecturer, Maitreyi College, Delhi University. (June 1982 - July 1984).

Consulting

  • Academic, McGraw Hill Publishers for International Business Books, Dallas, Texas. (November 2010 - November 2010). Along with travel, boarding and lodging, a small honorarium was paid.

Honors and Awards

  • Best Paper Award for a coauthored paper , Academy of Business Research. (August 2011).
  • Marquis Who and Who in America . (March 2010).
  • Global Education Grant , Montclair State University, Upper Montclair, NJ. (August 2007).
  • Global Education Grant , Montclair State University, Upper Montclair, NJ. (May 2006).
  • Global Education Grant , Montclair State University, Upper Montclair, NJ. (May 2004).
  • Global Education Grant , Montclair State University, Upper Montclair, NJ. (December 2003).
  • Global Education Grant , Montclair State University, Upper Montclair, NJ. (May 2002).
  • Career Development Committee Grants , Montclair State University, Upper Montclair, NJ. (May 1994).
  • Special Budgeted Research Grant , Montclair State University, Upper Montclair, NJ. (May 1991).
  • Career Development Committee Grant , Montclair State University, Upper Montclair, NJ. (May 1990).
  • Career Development Committee Grant , Montclair State University, Upper Montclair, NJ. (December 1989).

Research

  • "Mobile Telephony and Economic Growth: A comparison between Developed and Developing Countries". This research is being collaborated with Banani Nandi from AT & T Shanon Lab.
  • "Remittances, Human Capital Development and Growth: A Developing Country Perspective". This Research is being collaborated with Glen Rawlins.
  • FDI Flows, Growth and Macro Stability in Emerging Countries; being collaborated with Hermann Sintim

Refereed Published Articles

  • Sintim-Aboagye, H., chakraborty, C., (2019). Foreign Capital Flows and Growth Under Varied Regimes of Central Bank Independence: Emerging Market Experience. Journal of Academy of Business and Economics, 19 (1), pp. 91-96.
  • Sintim, H., Chakraborty, C. (2019). High FDI Flows and High Central Bank Independence: A Note on Coordinated Growth Impact in Emerging Countries. Journal of International Finance Studies, 19 (1), pp. 11-16.
  • sintim-Aboagye, H., chakraborty, C., Byekwaso, S. (2017). Foreign Capital Flows, Uncertainties of Exchange Rates and Central Bank Independence: Implications for Emerging Economies. Atlantic Economic Journal, 45 (4), pp. 485-496.
  • Sintim, H., Chakraborty, C. (2012). Uncertainty of Inflation and Inflation Rate in Emerging Economies: Does Credibility of Inflation Policy Matter?. Economic Issues (UK), 17 (part 2), pp. 95-110.
  • Chakraborty, C., Nandi, B. (2011). 'Mainline' Telecommunications Infrastructure, Levels of Development and Economic Growth: Evidence from a panel of Developing Countries. Telecommunications Policy/Elsevier, 35 (1), pp. 441-449.
  • Sintim, H., Chakraborty, C. (2010). Monetary Commitment and the Relationship between Exchange Rates and Relative Prices: Evidence from a Panel of Emerging Countries. International Research Journal for Finance and Economics, (39), pp. 97-104.
  • Chakraborty, C., Nandi, B. (2009). Telecommunications Adoption and Economic Growth in Developing Countries: Do Levels of Development Matter?. Journal of Academy of Busineness and Economics, 9 (2), pp. 51-61.
  • Nadiri, I., Nandi, B., Chakraborty, C. (2009). Telecommunications Infrastructure, Telecommunications Intensity and Productivity Growth in US Industries: A Disaggregated Approach. International Journal of Management and Network Economics, 1 (2), pp. 186-210.
  • Chakraborty, C., Nunnenkamp, P. (2008). Economic Reforms, FDI, and Economic Growth in India: A Sector Level Analysis. World Development/Elsevier, 36 (7), pp. 1192-1212.
  • Sintim, H., Chakraborty, C. (2007). Purchasing Power Parity, Inflation and Central Bank Independence: A Panel Cointegration Test of Emerging Economies. Journal of American Academy of business, 10 (2), pp. 7-13.
  • Chakraborty, C. (2004). Financial Resource Flows, Macro Policy Response and Socio-economic Environment: The Experience of Latin America and East Asia. Journal of Socio-Economics, 33 (4), pp. 469-489.
  • Chakraborty, C. (2003). Privatization, Telecommunications and Economic Growth in Selected Asian Countries: An Econometric Analysis. Communications and Strategy, 4th Quarter (52), pp. 31-48.
  • Chakraborty, C. (2003). Liberalization, FDI and Growth in developing Countries: A Panel Cointegration Approach. Economic Inquiry, 41 (3), pp. 510-516.
  • Chakraborty, C. (2002). Foreign Direct Investment and Growth in India: A Cointegration Approach. Applied Economics, 34 pp. 1061-1073.
  • Chakraborty, C. (2001). Software Sector: Trends and Constraints. Economic and Political Weekly, XXXVI (34), pp. 3255-3262.
  • Chakraborty, C. (2001). Indian Software Industry: Structure, Trends and Constraints. Journal of Services Research, 1 (2), pp. 73-93.

Books & Chapters Published

  • Wang, J., Ouyang, H., Chakraborty, C. (2008). Decision Support Software. (pp. 191-196). Hershey, PA: Encyclopedia of Information Technology Curriculum/IGI Global.
  • Wang, J., Chakraborty, C. (2008). The Analytic Hierarchy Process, Structuring, Measurement and Synthesis.
  • Nandi, B., Chakraborty, C. (2008). Broadband Diffusion and its Driving Forces. (pp. 609-710). Hershey, New York: Handbook of Research on Global Diffusion of Broadband Data Transmission/ Information Science Reference.
  • Rawlins, G., Chakraborty, C. (2006). Financial Resource Flows, the exchange Rate, and Trade: recent East Asian experience. (pp. 127-146). Binghamton, NY: Globalization and East Asia: Opportunities and Challenges/The Haworth Press.
  • Chakraborty, C., Dutta, D. (2003). Indian Software Industry: Structure, Constraints and Government Initiatives. (pp. 317-330). London: Indian Economic Reforms/Palgrave Macmillan.

Published Proceedings

  • Chakraborty, C., Nandi, B. (2010). Telecommunications Infrastructure, Levels of Development and Economic Growth:Empirical Evidence from Developing Countries. : 21st European Regional ITS Conference Proceedings, Copenhagen, Denmark, September, 2010. Refereed
  • Chakraborty, C., Jayachandran, C., Misra, R. (2005). Management Challenges in Times of Global Change and Uncertainty. NJ: SGBED:. Refereed
  • Chakraborty, C. (2004). Reform Initiatives, Telecommunications and Economic Growth in Selected Asian Countries: An Econometric Analysis. : The 8th International Conference on Global Business and Economic Development.
  • Chakraborty, C. (2003). Empirical Dynamics of FDI and Economic Growth in Developing Countries: Does Liberalization Matter?. : The 7th International Conference on Global Business.
  • Chakraborty, C. (2000). Financial Resource Flows to Latin America and East Asia in the 1990's: A Comparison. : The 5th International Conference on Global Business & Economic Development.