Curriculum Vitae

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Professor
Department of Economics
St. Thomas University
Fredericton, New Brunswick
CANADA, E3B 5G3
Tel: (506) 452-0475 (office)
Fax: (506) 450-9615 (attn: Prof. Gupta)
E-Mail: gupta@stu.ca

425 Mansfield Street
Fredericton, New Brunswick
Canada, E3B 3A1

(506) 455-8198 (home)

Citizenship: Canadian

TEACHING / EMPLOYMENT HISTORY

Rank/Position Department Institution Date
Professor Economics St. Thomas University 1990-date
Director of University Research   St. Thomas University 2000-02
Visiting Professor Faculty of Admin. University of New Brunswick 1993-95

Associate Professor

Economics St. Thomas University 1985-90
Assistant Professor Economics McGill University 1983-85
Assistant Professor Economics University of Toronto 1982-83
Visiting Lecturer Economics University of Surinam 1981-82
Lecturer Economics University of the West Indies 1977-82
Lecturer Economics University of Delhi 1969-73

Major Fields of Research
Applied Econometrics, Economics of Globalization and Development, International Business

Other Areas of interest
Micro/Macro Theory, Industrial Organization, Regional Economics, Environmental Economics, Public Economics, History of Thought, Economics of Aging

EDUCATION

University Degree (Economics) Date Awarded
McMaster University Ph.D. 1980

University of Pennsylvania

(Doctoral Research Fellow)

1977-78
McMaster University
M.A.

1974

Delhi School of Economics

M.A. 1970
Gujarat University B.A. (Honours) 1968

Other Skills

Computer and related skills

Extensive knowledge of computer systems and softwares appropriate to business, economics and other social sciences.

Distance Education

Attended several workshops and conferences for developing multimedia courseware for delivery of courses at distant sites. Established a Distance Education Site (TeleEducation NB) for offering courses in multimedia format at St. Thomas University.

Developed an electronic textbook for a first year university course: introduction to economics in multimedia format and offered the course via teleconferencing to distance education sites in New Brunswick from the multimedia site at St. Thomas.


HONOURS AND AWARDS


• Award for Excellence in Teaching, St. Thomas University, 2001
• Award for Excellence in Teaching, St. Thomas Student Union, 2000
• Human Resources Development Canada, Summer Career Placement, summer 1999
• Merit Award for Excellence in Scholarship, St. Thomas University, 1998
• St. Thomas University Research/Publications Grant, 1996-97
• TeleEducation NB and St. Thomas University Grants for developing
distance education courseware for principles of economics, 1994-96
• Department of Manpower and Immigration: Research Grants, 1988
• Fellow: Centre for Developing Area Studies, McGill University, 1984-85
• The University of the West Indies: Research Grants, 1978, 1979, 1981
• University of Pennsylvania: Special Research Grants, 1977-78
• McMaster University Fellowships, 1973-77

REGULAR TEACHING

St. Thomas University: {1985-Present}

Undergraduate: introduction to economics, quantitative methods, intermediate micro theory, intermediate macro theory, mathematical economics, econometrics, international economics, public finance, history of economic thought, economics of aging

University of New Brunswick (Faculty of Business Administration): {1992-95}

Graduate (MBA): public finance and intergovernmental fiscal relations

McGill University: {1983-85}

Undergraduate: economic statistics, elementary econometrics, international economics
Graduate: international economics, econometric modelling and policy analysis

University of Toronto: {1982-83}

Undergraduate: quantitative methods; social choice and economic policy; economics of poverty; economics of natural resources

University of the West Indies: {1977-82}

Undergraduate: microeconomics; economic statistics; regional economics
Graduate: econometrics; advanced economic theory

University of Surinam: {1981-82}

Graduate: advanced economic theory

University of Delhi: {1969-73}

Undergraduate: microeconomics; macroeconomics, economic statistics
Graduate: public economics

RESEARCH SUPERVISION (Honours, M.A. and Ph. D.)

Vincent Maraj, "An Econometric Model of Trinidad and Tobago." , M.A. Thesis, principal supervisor.The University of the West Indies, 1981-82.

Jehanbux D. Ferzandi, "The Assimilation of 'Best Practice' Econometric Technology", M.A. Thesis, (co-supervisor with J.C.R. Rowley), McGill University, 1984-85.

Renuka Jain, "Economic Fluctuations, Structure and Measurement: Three Essays in Soft Econometrics", Ph.D. Thesis, (co-supervisor with J.C.R. Rowley), McGill University,1983-85.

B.M.D. Allagheband, "Ridge Regressions: With Application to a Macro Model of Canadian Economy", Ph.D. Thesis, (co-supervisor with J.C.R. Rowley), McGill University, 1983-85.

Peter N. Ngomba, "The Role of Public Investment, Science and Technology in the Economic Development of Cameroon: A Simulation Policy Analysis", Ph.D. Thesis, (co-supervisor with J.C. Weldon), McGill University, 1983-85.

Angela C. Leuck, "Three Essays on Casualty in Economics" , M.A. Thesis, (Principal Supervisor), McGill University, 1983-85.

Martha C. Justus, "Intra-Industry Trade and Market Imperfections" , M.A. Thesis, (Principal Supervisor), McGill University, 1984-85.

Barbara McBrine, "Quantitative Analysis of Trade Policies in the Soft-Wood Lumber Industry", Honours Thesis, (Principal Supervisor), St. Thomas University, 1986-87.

Anne Harvey, "Concentration in New Brunswick Manufacturing Industries", Honours Thesis, (Principal Supervisor), St. Thomas University, 1988-89.

Kelly MacKinnon, "Canada-U.S. Free Trade and the New Brunswick Forestry" Honours Thesis, (co-supervisor with Tom Good), St. Thomas University, 1988-89.

Valerie Sexton "Impact of Canada-United States Free Trade on New Brunswick Fisheries" Honours Thesis, (co-supervisor with Tom Good) St. Thomas University, 1988-89.

Prem Lata Sood, "Aspects of Share Economy Thesis: A Quantitative Analysis", Ph.D. Thesis, External Supervisor, McGill University, 1988-90.

Neil Bouwer, "An Econometric Analysis of the Energy Sector in New Brunswick", Honours Thesis, Principal Supervisor, St. Thomas University, 1990-91.

Jeff Hoyt, "Econometric Analysis of Demand for Housing in New Brunswick", Honours Thesis, Principal Supervisor, St. Thomas University, 1990-91.

Matt Toner, "Atlantic Economic Union: An Analysis of its Prospects", Honours Thesis, Principal Supervisor, St. Thomas University, 1990-91.

Gary Chim, "The Development of Taiwanese - American Trade: A Continuing Challenge" Honours Thesis, Principal Supervisor, St. Thomas University, 1992-93.

Linda Williams, "Demand for Post-Secondary Education in Canada", Honours Thesis, Principal Supervisor, St. Thomas University, 1994-95.

Carmen Moore, "Unemployment Duration and Unemployment Insurance"',Honours Thesis, Principal Supervisor, St. Thomas University, 1996-97.

Nicole Deveau, "Sable offshore Project: an Economic Analysis" Honours Project, Principal, Supervisor, St. Thomas University, 1998-99.

Jennifer Flavin, "Human Development Indicators: Canada and the Provinces, a comparison", Honours Thesis, Principal Supervisor, 1999-00.

Sean Felker, "Efficient Market Hypothesis: An application to Canadian Stock Exchanges". Honours Thesis, Principal Supervisor, 1999-00.

Jan Allen, "The Demand for Nursing Home Services in New Brunswick, An Econometric Analysis", Honours Thesis, Principal Supervisor, 2000-01.

Francis A. Farrington, Tourism and Development in the Bahamas, Honours Thesis, Principal Supervisor, 2002-03.

Shannon Garrett, Wealth Effects on Consumption: Some Empirical Evidence for Canada, Honours Thesis, Principal Supervisor, 2002-03

Nellie Zhang, Market Efficiency Hypothesis: latest Experience of the US Stock Market; Honours Thesis, Principal Supervisor, 2004-05.

Aalika Kohli, The Labour Market Effects of Globalization in Canada, Honours Research Project, Principal Supervisor, 2005-06.

Zeng Lian, Index of Economic Well-Being at the County Level in New Brunswick, Honours Research Project, Principal Supervisor, 2005-06.

Joey Zuo, An Empirical Analysis of Canada-US Softwood Lumber Disputes, Honours Research Project, Principal Supervisor, 2005-06.

Zhen Chen, An Index of Well-being for the Maritime Provinces at the county and province levels, Honours Research Project, Principal Supervisor, 2007-08.

Jakob Pizzera, Consumption and Stock Market Wealth Effects, Honours Research Project, Principal Supervisor, 2008-09.

Dagmawi Yitbarek, Oil Price shocks and the Macroeconomic Effects, Honours Research Project, Principal Supervisor, 2008-09.

Nikhita Kujur, Why is India a Successful Outsourcer?, Honours Research Project, Principal Supervisor, 2008-09.

Joel Pierce, Adult Education and Labour Market Earnings, Honours Research Project, Principal Supervisor, 2008-09.

Liao Dengwen, Economic Growth, Population, Trade, and CO2 Emissions: Panel Data Evidence for the EKC, Honours Research Project, Principal Supervisor, 2009-10.

RESEARCH / PUBLICATIONS

Books:

Methodes Statistiques pour les Sciences de la Gestion, Co-author with Santosh Kabadi, Jineshwar Singh, Douglas Lind, William Marchal, Robert Mason, Sylvie Chome, Denis Laroque and Roch Ouellet, Chenelir McGraw-Hill, 2007 (A French Adaptation of Statistical Techniques in Business and Economics, First Canadian Edition, Toronto: McGraw-Hill Ryerson, 2003).

Statistics for Business and Economics, Co-author with S. Kabadi and J. Singh, First Canadian Edition, Toronto: McGraw Hill-Ryerson, (2003).

Instructor's Manual to accompany Statistics for Business and Economics Co-author with S.Kabali and J. Singh, First Canadian Edition, Toronto: McGraw-Hill, 2003.

Globalization and the Dilemmas of the State in the South , Co-editor with F. Adams and K. Mengisteab. New York: Macmillan and St. Martin's Press. 1999.

Globalization, Growth and Sustainability, editor. Boston/Dordrecht/London: Kluwer Academic Publishers, 1997.

Dynamics of Globalization and Development, editor. Boston/Dordrecht/London: Kluwer Academic Publishers, 1997.

Political Economy of Globalization, editor. Boston/Dordrecht/London: Kluwer Academic Publishers, 1997.

The World Zinc Industry. Lexington, Massachusetts/Toronto: LexingtonBooks, D.C. Heath and Company, 1982, pp. xiii, 203

Chapters in Books:

"Globalization and the Dilemmas of the State in the South: An Introduction," (coauthors, Francis Adams and Kidane Mengisteab) in Adams, Gupta , and Mengisteab eds., Globalization and the Dilemmas of the State in the South. New York: Macmillan & St. Martin's Press, 1999.

"Globalization, Growth and Sustainability: An Introduction," (coauthor, Nanda K. Choudhry) in Satya Dev Gupta ed., Globalization, Growth and Sustainability. Boston/Dordrecht/ London: Kluwer Academic Publishers, 1997.

"Dynamics of Globalization and Development: An Introduction," (coauthor, Nanda K. Choudhry) in Satya Dev Gupta ed., Dynamics of Globalization and Development. Boston/Dordrecht/ London: Kluwer Academic Publishers, 1997.

"Political Economy of Globalization, An Introduction," (coauthor, Francis Admas) in Satya Dev Gupta ed., Political Economy of Globalization. Boston/Dordrecht/London: Kluwer Academic Publishers, 1997.

"New Brunswick in the Year 2000: A Quantitative Analysis of Canada-United States Free Trade Agreement" in Donald J. Savoie and Maurice Beaudin, eds., New Brunswick in the Year 2000, Moncton: Canadian Institute for Research on Regional Development, 1989, pp. 95-124.

Articles published (refereed):

"Role of Services in International Trade: Global Opportunities for Canadian Exports of Services." (with Ramesh Saxena) in Selected Papers of Twenty First Conference of The Atlantic Canada Economics Association, Vol. 21, 1992, pp.121-132.

"Profits, Investment, and Causality: An Examination of Alternative Paradigms." Southern Economic Journal, July 1988, pp. 9-20.

"Testing Causality: Some Caveats and a Suggestion." International Journal of Forecasting (North Holland), May 1987, pp. 195-209.

"Some Evidence on `Herding' Behaviour by the U.S. Banks." (with Arvind K. Jain) Journal of Money, Credit, and Banking, February 1987, pp. 78-89.

"Organizational Structure of the World Zinc Industry." Resources Policy, September 1982, pp. 232-36.

"An Econometric Model of the International Market for Zinc." Empirical Economics (Vienna), September 1982, pp. 213-37.

"An Estimate of the Social Opportunity Cost of Factory Workers in Some Selected Industries in India." Artha-Vijnana (`Journal of Economic Science', India), June 1976, pp.170-80.

"Interregional Transfers of Real Resources, A Case Study of Pakistan, 1948-70." (with Prem Lal) Indian Economic Review, February 1973, pp. 39-60.

"Shadow Price of Labour: An Exercise in Sub-optimization." Indian Economic Journal, January 1972, pp. 420-31.

Other Research (unpublished) :

"Comparative Advantage and Competitive Advantage: An Economics Perspective and a Synthesis", May 2009.

"Competitive Advantage and Sustainable Development." March 2008 .

"Outsourcing: Content and Its Discontent", August 2005 .


PARTICIPATION IN CONFERENCES/WORKSHOPS

Conferences Organized

Member, Organizing Committee, International Conference on the Liberal Arts: Looking Back and Moving Forward, The Next 100 Years of Liberal Arts - Confronting the Challenges, Centenary Conference, St. Thomas University, September 2010.

Member, Organizing Committee and Chairman (Convener), Technical Committee for the International Conference on Outsourcing: Contents and Its Discontents, August 2005, Udaipur, India.

Co-Chair (with William J. Milne), Atlantic Canada Economics Association, October 1995

Chair, Conference on Poverty in New Brunswick, Fredericton, March 1991.

Chair/Organizer: Conference Sessions

New Delhi, India (2008), International Conference on Issues in Public Policy and Sustainable Development, Chairperson, Plenary Session on Sustainable Development and Public Policy.

New Delhi, India (2008), International Conference on Issues in Public Policy and Sustainable Development, Chairperson, Technical Session on Role of Science and Technology, Fredericton, N.B. (1995), Atlantic Canada Economics Association, Session on Macroeconomics.

Fredericton, N.B. (1995), Atlantic Canada Economics Association, Session on Macroeconomics.

Charlottetown, PEI (1993), Atlantic Canada Economics Association, Session on Labour Economics.

Sackville, N.B. (1986), Atlantic Canada Economics Association: Session on Economic Development.

San Antonio, Texas (1985), South-western Economics Association: Sessions on Applied Econometrics and International Economics.

Papers Presented at Conferences / Workshops:

“Comparative Advantage and Competitive Advantage: An Economics Perspective and a Synthesis”, Canadian Economics Association Conference, Toronto, May 2009.

“Competitive Advantage and Sustainable Development”, International Conference on Issues in Public Policy and Sustainable Development, New Delhi, India, March 2008.

"Outsourcing: Contents and Its Discontents", A Valedictory Address to the International Conference on Outsourcing: Contents and Its Discontents, Udaipur, India, August 2005.

"Comparative Advantage and Competitive Advantage: An economics Perspective and A Synthesis" Invited Keynote Speaker, International Conference on Creating Global Competitive Advantage, August 2004.

"The Negative Consequences of Globalization for Human Rights" Round Table Discussion, Invited Speaker and Moderator, International Conference on Globalization and Human Rights, 2001.

"Role of Services in International Trade: Global Opportunities for Canadian Exports of Services" Atlantic Canada Economics Association, 1992.

"A Regional Econometric Model for New Brunswick" Department of Economics, University of New Brunswick, 1990.

"New Brunswick in the year 2000: Impact of the Free Trade Agreement" Department of Economics, University of New Brunswick, 1988

"New Brunswick in the Year 2000: A Quantitative Analysis of the Free Trade Agreement" Canadian Institute for Research on Regional Development, Moncton, New Brunswick, 1988.

"Profits and Investment: An Examination of Causality in Alternative Paradigms" Department of Economics, University of New Brunswick, 1987.

"Herding Behaviour of the United States Banks: Some Empirical Evidence" Department of Economics, University of New Brunswick, 1986.

"Causality in Theory and Practice" South-western Economics Association, San Antonio,1986.

"Tests of Causality" Department of Economics, University of New Brunswick, 1985.

"Behaviour of the United States Banks with Reference to the Third World Debt" Atlantic Canada Economics Association: Moncton, New Brunswick, 1985.

"Modelling of the World Commodity Markets", Department of Economics, University of Prince Edward Island, 1985.

"Granger Causality and Economic Theory" Department of Economics, Concordia University, 1984.

"Organizational Structure of World Commodity Markets", Industrial Organization Workshops, Department of Economics, University of Toronto, 1983.

Discussant at Conferences / Workshops:

Toronto (2009), Canadian Economic Association Meetings: Session on Trade and Labour I.

Toronto (1999), Canadian Economic Association Meetings: Session on The Political Economy of Trade Liberalization.

Charlottetown, PEI (1993), Atlantic Canada Economics Association, Session on Development.

Halifax, NS (1992), Atlantic Canada Economics Association, Session on Applied Econometrics.

Saint John, NB (1989), Atlantic Canada Economics Association, Session on History.

Windsor, Ontario (1988), Canadian Asian Studies Association: Session on Demography.

Moncton, NB (1985), Atlantic Canada Economics Association: Session on Long Waves and Economic Growth.

Guelph, Ontario (1984), Canadian Economic Association Meetings: Session on National and Interregional Accounts.

Port of Spain, Trinidad (1981), Caribbean Monetary Conference: Session on Monetary Aspects of Inflation in the Caribbean.

Kingston, Jamaica (1979), Conference on Caribbean Issues Related to UNCTAD V: Session on World Commodity Markets and Stabilization Policy.

Conferences Attended (Meetings of Learned Societies and Special Groups):

American Economic Association: 1985 (New York), 1994 (Boston).

Atlantic Canada Economics Association: 1985 (Moncton), 1986 (Sackville), 1989 (Saint John), 1992 (Halifax), 1993 (Charlottetown).

Canadian Economics Association: 1977 (Fredericton), 1982 (Ottawa), 1983 (Vancouver), 1984 (Guelph), 1985 (Montreal), 1989 (Quebec), 1991 (Kingston), 1999, 2009 (Toronto).

Caribbean Issues Related to UNCTAD V: 1979 (Kingston, Jamaica).

Caribbean Monetary Conference; 1981 (Port of Spain, Trinidad).

Econometrics Society (World Congress): 1975 (Toronto).

Indian Economics Association: 1971 (Delhi).

Southwestern Economics Association: 1986 (San Antonio).

The World Bank's "Global Knowledge 97: Knowledge for Develpment in the Information Age" Conference: 1997, Invited Participant (Toronto).

UNIVERSITY ADMINISTRATIVE EXPERIENCE

St. Thomas University

2009-10
STU Representative on the Canadian Members Council of Shastri Indo-Canadian Institute
Honours Programme Coordinator and Graduate Studies Advisor
Member, STU Centenary Conference Committee
Member, Joint Committee on Mandatory Retirement
Coordinator, A University Initiative on Faculty/Student Exchange Programmes with Indian universities

2008-09
Honours Programme Coordinator and Graduate Studies Advisor
Member, STU Centenary Conference Committee
Member, Joint Committee on Mandatory Retirement
Coordinator, A University Initiative on Faculty/Student Exchange Programmes with Indian universities

2007-08 (on sabbatical: Jan-June 2008)
Honours Programme Coordinator and Graduate Studies Advisor

2006-07
Honours Programme Coordinator and Graduate Studies Advisor
Member, St. Thomas University Academic Senate
Member, Joint Committee on Pensions

2005-06
Chair, Department of Economics
Honours Programme Coordinator and Graduate Studies Advisor
Member, St. Thomas University Academic Senate
Member, Joint Committee on Pensions

2004-05
Chair, Department of Economics
Honours Programme Coordinator and Graduate Studies Advisor
Member, St. Thomas University Academic Senate
Member, Finance Committee of the St. Thomas University Board of Governors
(Until October 2004)
Member, St. Thomas University Board of Governors (until October 2004)

2003-04 (On Sabbatical)
Member, St. Thomas University Board of Governors
Member, Finance Committee of the St. Thomas University Board of Governors
Member, St. Thomas University Academic Senate
Member, University Merit Awards Committee

2002-03
Member, St. Thomas University Board of Governors
Member, Finance Committee of the St. Thomas University Board of Governors
Member, St. Thomas University Senate
Member, University Merit Awards Committee

2001-02
Director of University Research
Member, Atlantic Association of Universities Research and Development Advisory Committee
Chair, Senate Research Committee
Honours Programme Coordinator and Graduate Studies Advisor
Member, University Merit Awards Committee
Member, Teaching Excellence Awards Committee
Member, STU Board of Governors
Member, Finance Committee of the STU Board of Governors

2000-01
Director of University Research, St. Thomas University
Member, Atlantic Association of Universities Research and Development Advisory Committee
Member, Ad hoc Committee on Information technology and Teaching Delivery at St. Thomas University
Member, St. Thomas University Senate (ex officio)
Honours Programme Coordinator and Graduate Studies Advisor

1999-2000
Founder and Editor, Teaching Perspectives
Member, Learning and Teaching Development Committee
Faculty Advisor, St. Thomas Economics Society
Member, Ad hoc Committee on Pensions
Member, Ad hoc Committee on Information technology and Teaching Delivery at St. Thomas University

1998-99
Chair, Committee on Academic Staff
Honours Programme Coordinator and Graduate Studies Advisor
Faculty Advisor, St. Thomas Economics Society

1997-98 (Sabbatical July-December 1997)
Chair, Department of Economics
Member, University Senate
Member, President's Advisory Committee on Information Technology
Member, Gerontology Programme Advisory Committee
Honours Programme Coordinator and Graduate Studies Advisor

1996-97 (Sabbatical January-June 1997)
Chair, Department of Economics
Member, University Senate
Member, Committee on Establishment of Part-Time Degree Programme at St. Thomas
Member, President=s Advisory Committee on Information Technology
Member, Gerontology Programme Advisory Committee
Honours Programme Coordinator and Graduate Studies Advisor

1995-96 Chair, Department of Economics
Chair, Mathematics Appointments Committee
Member, University Senate
Member, Committee on Establishment of Part-Time Degree Programme at St. Thomas University
University Representative, Distance Education Advisory Board of NB TeleEducation
Member, President=s Advisory Committee on Information Technology
Member, Gerontology Programme Advisory Committee
Trustee, Canadian Association of University Teachers (CAUT) Defence Fund

1994-95
Chair, Joint Review Committee on Employment Equity
Chair, Mathematics Appointments Committee
Graduate Studies Advisor
Honours Programme Coordinator
University Representative, Distance Education Advisory Board of NB TeleEducation
Federation of New Brunswick Faculty Associations: Ad hoc Committee of  Experts on Distance Education
Chair, Review Committee for Mathematics Position
Member, Senate Committee on Appointments to the Academic Staff
Member, Academic Computing and Technology Advisory Committee
Member, Gerontology Programme Advisory Committee
Trustee, Canadian Association of University Teachers (CAUT) Defence Fund

1993-94
Chair, Joint Review Committee on Employment Equity
Graduate Studies Advisor
Honours Programme Coordinator
University Representative, Distance Education Advisory Board of NB TeleEducation
Member, Senate Committee on Appointments to the Academic Staff
Member, Academic Computing and Technology Advisory Committee
Member, Vice President's Committee on International Activities
Member, Gerontology Programme Advisory Committee
Member, Executive of the Faculty Association of the University of St. Thomas (FAUST)
Trustee, Canadian Association of University Teachers (CAUT) Defence Fund

1992-93
President, Faculty Association of the University of St. Thomas
Director, New Brunswick Research and Resource Centre
Graduate Studies Advisor
Faculty Advisor, St. Thomas Economics Society
Member, University Senate (as FAUST President)
Member, Academic Computing and Technology Advisory Committee
Member, Vice President's Committee on International Activities
Member, Council of the Canadian Association of University Teachers (CAUT)
Trustee, CAUT Defence Fund
Member, Board of Directors, CAUT Collective Bargaining Cooperative
Member, Board of Directors, Federation of New Brunswick Faculty Associations

1991-92 (On Sabbatical, July-December, 1991)
Director, New Brunswick Research and Resource Centre
FAUST Executive (Past President)
Trustee, CAUT Defence Fund
Graduate Studies Advisor

1990-91
President, Faculty Association of the University of St. Thomas
Director, New Brunswick Research and Resource Centre
Graduate Studies Advisor
Member, University Senate
Trustee, CAUT Defence Fund
Member, Board of Directors, CAUT Collective Bargaining Cooperative
Member, Board of Directors, Federation of New Brunswick Faculty Associations
Member, CAUT Council

1989-90
Associate Chair, Department of Social Sciences
Director: New Brunswick Research and Resource Centre
Chief Negotiator (FAUST) for the Collective Agreement (1989-90)
Member, Faculty Course Evaluation Committee
Member, Social Sciences Dept. Appointments, Tenure and Promotions Committee
Member, Social Sciences Department Curriculum Committee
Trustee (Alternate) CAUT Defence Fund
Member, Joint Fringe Benefits Committee

1988-89
Elected Faculty Member, University Senate
Chair: Collective Bargaining Committee (FAUST)
Member, Search Committee for Chairperson of the Department of Social Sciences
Member, Faculty Course Evaluation Committee
Member, Joint Committee on Salary Floors and Ceilings
Member, Senate Research Grants Committee
Member, Appointments, Tenure and Promotions Committee
Trustee, CAUT Defence Fund
Member, Computer Facilities Development Committee

1987-88
Associate Chair, Department of Social Sciences
Elected Faculty Member, University Senate
Member, Faculty Course Evaluation Committee
Member, Senate Committee on Appointments to the Academic Staff
Member, FAUST Executive (as Vice President)
Faculty Advisor: St. Thomas Social Sciences Club
Member, Negotiating Team (FAUST) for the Collective Agreement (1988-89)
Member, Collective Bargaining Committee (FAUST)
Member, Joint Committee on Salary Floors and Ceilings
Member, Search Committee for the Chairperson of the Dept. of Romance Languages
Member, Senate Research Grants Committee

1986-87
Member, Senate Committee on Appointments to the Academic Staff
Member, FAUST Executive (as Vice President)
Member, Faculty Course Evaluation Committee
Faculty Advisor, St. Thomas Social Sciences Club
Member, Social Sciences Dept. Appointments, Tenure, and Promotions Committee

1985-86
Member, Social Sciences Department Curriculum Committee

McGill University

1984-85
Fellow, Centre for Developing Areas Studies
Member, Continuing Education Computer Facilities Development Committee
Member, Ad Hoc committee on the Revision of M.A. Program in Economics

1983-84
Member, Programme Committee:  Centre for Continuing Education

University of the West Indies

1981-82
Director of Graduate Studies
Elected Faculty Member, Academic Board (the University Senate)
Member, University Audio-Visual CommitteeExternal Examiner (Barbados and Jamaica campuses)

1980-81
Director of Graduate Studies
Member, Faculty Interdisciplinary Studies Committee
Member, University Library Committee
Member, University Residences/Cafeteria Board of Management
Member, University Audio-Visual Committee
External Examiner (Barbados and Jamaica campuses)

1979-80
Director of Graduate Studies
Member, Faculty Inter-disciplinary Studies Committee
Member, University Library Committee
Member, University Residences/Cafeteria Board of Management
Member, University Audio-Visual Committee
External Examiner (Barbados and Jamaica campuses)

1978-79
Director of Graduate Studies
Member, Faculty Interdisciplinary Studies Committee
Member, University Library Committee

University of Delhi (Delhi School of Economics)

1971-73
Member, Graduate Programme and Admissions Committee


PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS

American Economic Association
Atlantic Canada Economics Association
Canadian Economics Association
Canadian Regional Science Association
International Association for Statistical Education

PROFESSIONAL SERVICES

External Reviewer/Examiner
External Examiner, Ph.D. Thesis, University of Delhi, India, 1999
External Reviewer (with Gordon Fisher), Programme Review, Department of Economics, Bishop's University, March 1996
External Examiner, Application for Promotion to Professor (University of Wisconsin), 1995
External Examiner, Ph.D. Thesis, University of Delhi, India, 1995
External Examiner, Ph.D. Thesis, University of Delhi, India, 1997
External Examiner, Application for Promotion (St. Mary's University), 1994
Member, Panel of Judges for Fellowship Applications, Shastry Indo-Canadian Institute, Calgary, 1986-date
External Examiner, M.A. Thesis, McGill University, 1990

Articles Refereed/Book Proposals evaluated for

Arab Journal of Administrative Sciences
Kluwer Academic Publishers
Indian Economic Journal
International Economic Journal
International Journal of Forecasting
Journal of Industrial Organization
Journal of Money, Credit, and Banking
Resources Policy
Southern Economic Journal

 

NON-UNIVERSITY ADMINISTRATIVE / PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

Consultant: Department of Labour, Government of New Brunswick: Assessment of Needs Analysis for Econometric Model for New Brunswick, July-Sept. 1991.
Academic Advisor: Informetrica Limited, Ottawa, Summer 1985: Reformulating Labour Sector of the Informetrica Model for Canadian Economy.
Consultant: Department of Consumer and Corporate Affairs. (Bureau of Competition Policy), Government of Canada, Ottawa, 1985: Econometric Analysis of Tariff and Non-tariff Barriers in Automobiles, Steel, Colour Television and Non-Rubber Footwear Industries.
Advisor: Systematic Studies Unit, Trinidad, West Indies, 1979-87
Advisor: Technometrica Limited, Montreal, 1985-88.
Director: Business and Economics Research Associates, Inc., Montreal, 1985-89, Fredericton, 1993-98
Member: Panel of Judges for Fellowships/Scholarships, Shastri Indo-Canadian Institute, Calgary, 1987-
Member: Board of Directors, York Credit Union, Fredericton, 1987-90.

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