Jagdish Handa

Academic title(s): 

Professor

 

 

 

Contact Information
Email address: 
jagdish.handa [at] mcgill.ca
Address: 

855 Sherbrooke St. W.
Montreal, Quebec
H3A 2T7

Phone: 
514-398-5840
Office: 
Leacock 525
Curriculum vitae: 
Specialization: 

Monetary Economics, Macroeconomics

Biography: 

Jagdish Handa, Professor, PhD from Johns Hopkins. Jagdish has been at McGill since 1966. His current research interests are monetary economics, international finance and macroeconomics. His most recent publications include Discrimination, Retirement and Pensions (Aldershot, U.K.: Avebury, 1994); Rational Economic Decisions and the Current Account in Kenya (jointly with G. Mwau), (Aldershot, U.D.: Avebury, 1995); Monetary Economics (Routledge, 2000); The Balance of Payments of Developing Economies: Evidence from Nigeria and Ghana (jointly with O. S. Adedeji and A. B. Darku), (London, U.K.: Ashgate, 2005); Monetary Economics, published in Chinese. (Beijing, China: Renmin University Press, 2006); Monetary Economics, Second Edition (London, U.K.: Routledge, 2008); 10; Macroeconomics (with Study Guide CD-Rom)(World Scientific Press, 2011); Studies in East Asian Economies: Capital Flows, Exchange Rates and Monetary Policy (jointly with Shibeshi Ghebre Kahsay), (World Scientific Press, 2011).

Selected publications: 

Textbooks

  • Jagdish Handa, Macroeconomics (with Study Guide CD-Rom). World Scientific Press, 2010, pp. 560.
  • Jagdish Handa. Monetary Economics. UK: Routledge, 2008, pp. 842.
  • Jagdish Handa. Monetary Economics, published in Chinese. Beijing, China: Liang Jing Publishing Studio at Renmin (Beijing) University, 2006, 823 pages.

Books and monographs

  • Jagdish Handa and Shibeshi Ghebre Kahsay, Studies in East Asian Economies: Capital Flows, Exchange Rates and Monetary Policy, World Scientific Press, 2011.
  • Olumuyiwa Samson Adedeji, Jagdish Handa and Alexander Bilson Darku.The Balance of Payments of Developing Economies: Evidence from Nigeria and Ghana. London, U.K.: Ashgate, November 2005. Pages 172.
  • Jagdish Handa and Geoffrey Mwau. Rational Economic Decisions and the Current Account in Kenya. Aldershot, UK: Avebury, 1995, pp. 151.
  • Jagdish Handa. Discrimination, Retirement and Pensions. Aldershot, UK: Avebury, 1994, pp. 237.
  • Ashok Nigam and Jagdish Handa. Devaluation Policy and the Indian Economy. Delhi: S. Chand & Co., 1990, pp. 183.
  • C. P. Khetan, Jagdish Handa and Ramesh Waghmare. The Economic Behaviour of Industrial Corporations in India (jointly with C.P. Khetan and R.R. Waghmare), Delhi: Macmillan, 1985. 
  • Ramesh Waghmare,Jagdish Handa and C.P. Khetan. The Monetary Structure of the Indian Economy (jointly with C.P. Khetan and R.R. Waghmare). Delhi: Macmillan, 1976
Group: 
Professor
Research areas: 
Macroeconomics
Monetary Economics