Kalidas Jana joined the Center for Economics and the Environment as a research fellow in the Fall of 2015. He is an adjunct instructor of economics in the School of Accelerated Degree Programs at Lindenwood University and is a courtesy assistant professor in the Department of Economics at Florida International University. His previous experience includes teaching economics at North Carolina State University, Trinity University (San Antonio), University of Texas at Brownsville, Louisiana State University, and Saginaw Valley State University.
Dr. Jana’s primary areas of research are theoretical and applied econometrics and financial econometrics. He has published papers in scholarly journals such as the Journal of Econometrics, Journal of Time Series Analysis, Economics Letters, the International Journal of Finance, and in the Proceedings of the American Statistical Association.
Dr. Jana received his BA in economics from St. Xavier’s College, Calcutta, India (1981), his MA in economics from Southern Methodist University (1997), and his PhD in economics from North Carolina State University (2005).