Jagdish Handa

Department of Economics


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Leacock Building, Rm 525 [Map]
855 rue Sherbrooke Ouest Montreal Quebec Canada
Montreal, Quebec
H3A 2T7
514-398-4400 Ext. 09037 [Office]


BSc London School of Economics
PhD Johns Hopkins University

Curriculum vitae

Field(s) of specialization

Monetary Economics, Macroeconomic Theory


Jagdish Handa, Professor, PhD from Johns Hopkins. Jag 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, with G. Mwau (Aldershot, U.D.: Avebury, 1995); Monetary Economics (Routledge, 2000); The Balance of Payments of Developing Economies: Evidence from Nigeria and Ghana, with O. S. Adedeji, and A. B. Darku (London, U.K.: Ashgate, 2005); Monetary Economics, published in Chinese. (Beijing, China: Renmin University Press, 2006) and Monetary Economics, Second Edition (London, U.K.: Routledge, 2008).