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Second Annual Economics Conference in collaboration with The Indian Econometric Society-12th February 2018

About the conference:

Through this conference we strive to provide a platform for researchers from academia, industry and regulatory organizations to deliberate on empirical findings, advances in economic theory and policy implications related to role of financial technology in the economy, issue of non-performing assets in large public sector banks, effect of farm loan waivers on credit generation, cost of credit for firms and other such issues related to emerging market economies.

Following are some of the suggestive topics of interest, however, the participants are welcome to send their research broadly related to finance and applied economics.

• Role of ICT in finance
• Monetary economics
• Capital markets
• Financial Institutions
• Corporate Finance
• Developmental finance

About the School:

The Sarla Anil Modi School of Economics was started in 2010. In this short period the School has managed to make its mark amongst the colleges offering Economics in the city of Mumbai, with its corporate interface, industry exposure, as also the strong and rigorous academic content that it has come to signify.
The B.Sc. Economics program, launched in 2010 in its Mumbai campus, seeks to redefine graduate Economics courses in India, with its unique course content and innovative pedagogy.

The course seeks to develop an individual who is capable of being seamlessly integrated into a career in any organization or even as an entrepreneur. It also aims to provide strong fundamentals for post-graduate studies in any part of the world.

The M.Sc. Economics program was introduced in 2016. This is a full time 2 year degree course which is academically challenging and at the same time gives the students application based learning which will equip them to get employment in professional occupations or in other Research focused roles.

About TIES:


The Indian Econometric Society (TIES) is a registered society under Public Societies Registration Act, formed in 1960. It is one of the oldest and largest body of professional econometricians and quantitative economists with more than 2000 members from all over India and abroad. TIES organizes annual conference where experts from all over India and abroad participate and deliberate on various issues.

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Theme: Financial Sector at Crossroads: Opportunities and Challenges

Keynote Speaker: Mr. Ashishkumar Chauhan (MD & CEO, Bombay Stock Exchange)

Important Dates

Last date of submission: December 20, 2017, 
Notification of accepted papers: January 15, 2018,
Last date for registration: January 31, 2018, 
Date of conference: February 12, 2018

Call for Papers - PDF

First Year - Annual Economic Conference Report (11th February, 2017)

Contact Details

1. Ms. Amita Vaidya
Associate Dean, Conference Convener


2. Dr. Shreya Biswas
Assistant Professor Co-convener


3. Dr. Anand B.
Assistant Professor, Co-convener


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