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Subarna Samanta

Professor of Economics

Phone: (609) 771-3496

Email: ssamanta@tcnj.edu

Office: Business Building 127

Office Hours: Monday & Thursday, 10:00-11:30am Wednesday by appointment

Webpage: http://www.tcnj.edu/~ssamanta/ *

PhD Southern Methodist University

Subarna Samanta 2016 400x400Courses:

ECON 302: Intermediate Macroeconomics

ECON 231: Applied Business Statistics

ECON 420: Econometrics

 

Research Interests:

Applied econometric analysis

Faculty Advisor to Omicron Delta Epsilon, the International Honor Society in Economics.

 

Research Publications:

  • “Predictors of Performance in an Introductory Finance Course: The Effects of Teaching Approaches in Introductory Financial Accounting,” Accounting Education: An International Journal (forthcoming, Co-authored.)
  • “Impact of an Interest on Reserves Regime on Monetary Policy Effectiveness: Evidence from New Zealand,” The Journal of World Economic Review, Vol6, # 2, pp. 111-121, 2011. (Co-authored with Sascha Szyfman ’11.)
  • “Corruption, Religion and Economic Performance in OPEC Countries: An Analysis,” International Journal of Economics, Management and Accounting, Vol. 19, # 2, 2011.
  • “Trends in international bribe-giving: do anti-bribery laws matter?,” Journal of International Trade and Policy, Vol. 10 , # 2, pp. 151-164, 2011 (Co-authored with Rajib Sanyal.)
  • “Income Distribution and Effectiveness of Fiscal Policy: Evidence from Some Transitional Countries,” forthcoming in East West Journal of Economics and Business, Vol. XII, #1, pp 29-46, 2009. (Co-authored with Georg Cerf.)
  • “Relationship Between Bribery and Economic Growth: An Empirical Analysis,” forthcoming in Indian Journal of Economics and Business, March 2010. (Co-authored.)
  • “Does Religion Make a Difference as Determinant of Corruption: Evidence from OPEC Countries,” forthcoming in Middle East Business and Economic Review, Vol. 21 #1, 2010. (Co-authored with Igor Pleskov ’09.)
  • National Competitiveness and Perception of Corruption,” forthcoming in Advances in Competitiveness Research. (Co-authored.)
  • “Foreign Direct Investment in Labor Short Economies,” International Journal of Business Policy and Economics (formerly Applied Economics and Policy Analysis), Vol. 2, # 1, pp. 61-68, 2009. (Co-authored with Jamal Abou Rashed.)
  • “Investment Flows, Economic Growth and Corruption in African Countries: An Analysis,” Journal of African Business, Vol. 9, # 2, pp 287-308, 2008. (Co-authored with Tom Breslin.)
  • “Competitiveness and Economic Growth in Transition Countries: An Analysis,” Indian Development Review, Vol. 6, No. 1, pp. 63-75, 2008. (Co-authored.)
  • “The Effect of Perception of Corruption on Outward US Foreign Direct Investment,” Global Business and Economic Review, Vol. 10, No 1, pp 123-139, 2008. (Co-authored with Rajib Sanyal.)
  • “The Impact of Bribery on Foreign Direct Investment: The Evidence From China and India,” Global Business and Financial Review, Vol. 12, # 2, pp 89- 100, Fall 2007. (Co-authored with Rajib Sanyal.)
  • “Corruptions and Economic Performances of Several  African Countries: An Analysis,”  Asian- African Journal of Economics and Econometrics, Vol 7. No. 1, pp. 499-507, 2007. (Co-authored with Tom Breslin.)
  • “Corruption, Investment and Economic Growth in Transition Countries: An Analysis,” forthcoming in International Journal of Business and Economic Perspectives, Vol. 1 No. 2, pp. 26-36, Fall 2006. (Co-authored.)
  • “Income Inequality and Economic Growth in Developing Countries: An Empirical Analysis,” Indian Journal of Economics and Business, Vol. 5, No. 2, pp. 243-254, December, 2006. (Co-authored.)
  • Foreign Direct Investment Flows and Corruptions in Developing Countries: An Analysis,” The Global Journal of Finance and Economics, Vol. 3, No. 1, pp. 87-98, April 2006.
  • “Student Perceptions of Work in Public Accounting and Employment Preferences,” forthcoming in Accounting Education: An International Journal. Vol. 14, No. 3, pp 293-311, September 2005. (Co-authored.)
  • “Exchange Rate Risk and Trade in a Developing Country: The Case of Jordan,” in Middle East Business and Economic Review, Vol.17, No. 1, pp. 29-40, June 2005. (Co-authored.)
  • “The Productivity Wage Gap and Recent Stock Price Increases: An Analysis,” International Review of Economics and Finance, Vol. 14, No. 2, pp. 169-180, 2005. (Co-authored.)
  • “Correlates of Bribe Giving in International Business,” International Journal of Commerce and Management, Vol. 14, No. 2, pp. 1-14, 2004. (Co-authored.)
  • “Dynamic Link in Foreign Exchange Markets in Middle Eastern Countries: An Empirical Analysis,” Middle East Business and Economic Review, Vol. 16 No. 1, pp. 54-70, 2004. (Co-authored.)
  • “Determinants of Bribery in International Business,” Thunderbird International Business Review Vol. 46, No. 2, pp. 133-148, 2004. (Co-authored.)
  • “Cross Country Spillover Effects in Foreign Exchange Market: An Empirical Analysis of Six OECD Countries,” The International Trade Journal, Vol. XVII, No. 2, pp. 129-164, 2003. (Co-authored.)
  • “Effects of Exchange Rate Uncertainty on Mexican Foreign Trade,” Multinational Business Review, Vol. 11, No. 2, pp. 3-15, 2003. (Co-authored.)
  • “Are Atlantic Resorts are Beyond Their Prime? An Empirical Analysis,” Business Journal, Vol. 17, Nos.1 & 2, pp. 39-44, 2002. (Co-authored.)
  • “Corruption Across Countries: Economic and Cultural Factors,” Business and Professional Ethics Journal, Vol. 21, No. 1, pp. 21-46, 2002. (Co-authored.)
  • “Foreign Exchange Rates, Asymmetric Adjustment and Threshold Cointegration: Empirical Evidence from Canada,” The Journal  of Economics, Vol. 27, No. 2, pp. 19-36, 2001. (Co-authored.)
  • “Asymmetric Adjustment and Cointegration in Foreign Exchange Markets: An Empirical Analysis,” Mid-Atlantic Journal of Business, Vol. 37, No. 4, pp. 175-190, 2001.(Co-authored.)
  • “Exchange Rate Uncertainty and Foreign Trade For a Developing Country: An Empirical Analysis,” Indian Economic Journal, Vol. 45, No. 3, pp. 51-65, 1998.
  • “Exchange Rate Uncertainty and Foreign Trade: An Empirical Evidence from Canada,” International Journal of Finance, Vol. 7, No. 1, pp. 1106-112, 1995. (Co-authored.)
  • “Inflation Uncertainty and Real Wages for Canada,” International Review of Economics and Finance, Vol. 3, No.3, pp. 341-353, 1994. (Co-authored.)
  • “Risk Aversion and the Theory of the Competitive Firm,” Indian Economic Journal, Vol. 41, No. 3, pp. 100-108, 1993.
  • “Average of Forecasts: An Improvement,” Applied Economics, Vol. 25, pp. 689-694, 1993. (Co-authored.)
  • “Banks Portfolio Management under Uncertainty,” The American Economist, Vol. 36, No. 2, pp. 30-38, 1992. (Co-authored.)
  • “Application of Stein Rules to Combination Forecasting,” Journal of Business and Economic Statistics, Vol. 9, No. 4, pp. 391-407, 1991. (Co-authored.)
  • “Factor Market Distortions, Uncertainty and Optimal Tariffs,” Southern Economic Journal, Vol. 58, No. 1, pp. 87-92, 1991. (Co-authored.)
  • “Foreign technology and Customs Unions: Trade Creation and Trade Diversion,” The Journal of Economic Studies, Vol. 17, No. 6, pp. 27-35, 1990.(Co-authored.)
  • “Uncertainty and Pollution Control: Backward Incidence,” Greek Economic Review, Vol. 12, No. 1, pp. 1-14, 1990.
  • “Sector-Specific Minimum Wages and the Theory of Customs Unions,” The Scottish Journal of Political Economy, Vol. 37, No. 2, pp. 184-192, 1990. (Co-authored.)
  • “Average of Forecasts: A Further Improvement,” The Atlantic Economic Journal, Vol. 17, No. 3, pp. 82, 1989.
  • “Price Advertising Decision under Uncertainty,” Indian Economic Journal, Vol. 37, No. 3, pp. 28-39, 1989. (Co-authored.)
  • “Unanticipated Price Changes and Real Output: Evidence From a Developing Country,” The Mid-Atlantic Journal of Business, Vol. 25, No. 5, pp. 61-72, 1989.
  • “Unanticipated Monetary Policy and Real Output: Some Evidence from the U. K. Economy,” Applied Economics, Vol. 20, pp. 721-730, 1988. (Co-authored.)
  • “Unanticipated Monetary Policy: Another Look for a Developing Country,” Journal of Macroeconomics, Vol. 10, No. 2, pp. 297-308, 1988. (Co-authored.)
  • “Factor Market Distortions and Backward Incidence of Pollution Control,” The Annals of Regional Science, Vol. 22, No. 1, pp. 75-84, 1988. (Co-authored.)
  • “Price Surprises and Real Output: The Indian Evidence,” The Indian Economic Journal, Vol. 34, No. 2, pp. 49-58, 1986.

Refereed Conference Proceedings and Working Papers:

  • “Corruptions, Investment and Economic Growth in Transition Countries: An Analysis,” Annual Conference Proceedings of International Academy of Business and Public Administration Disciplines held at Dallas, 2006,  pp 327-338.
  • “Foreign Direct Investment in Labor Short Economies,” Business Economics and Society International, Global Business and Economics Anthology, 2005. (Co-authored.)
  • “Corruption and Foreign Direct Investment in Transition Economics: An Empirical Analysis,” (abstract only) Annual Conference of the Business & Economics Society International, Rhodes, Greece, July 2004. (Co-authored.)
  • “Cross Country Spillover Effects in Foreign Exchange Markets in Middle Eastern Countries: An Empirical Analysis,” (abstract only) Annual Conference of the Business & Economics Society International, San Francisco, 2003. (Co-authored.)
  • “Determinants of Bribe Giving in International Business,” AIB-Northeast Conference Salisbury, Maryland, 2002. (Co-authored.)
  • “Exchange Rate Uncertainty and Foreign Trade for a Developing Country: The Case of Jordan,” Business & Economics Society International Conference, Montreal, Canada 2002. (Co-authored.)
  • “Experiential Learning and Cash Games: An Experiment,” Eleventh Annual Teaching Economics Conference Series, 2000, pp. 195-203. (Co-authored.)
  • “Stochastic Variance Model: An Empirical Evidence From Intra-day Data,” (abstract only). Winter Meeting of South & South-east Asia Chapter of the Econometric Society, December 28-30, 1996.
  • “Credit Cards and Precautionary Demand for Money,” (abstract) conference section of the Atlantic Economic Journal, 1989, pp. 65-66.
  • “Application of Stein-Rules in Combination Forecasting,” Working Paper, #8813, 1988, Department of Economics, Southern Methodist University, Dallas, Texas. (Co-authored.)
  • “Use of Stein Rules in Forming Combination Forecasts,” Working Paper, Economics Department, S.M.U., 1985. (Co-authored.)

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