Presentation: Worker Layoffs Influence Corporate Investment: New Global Evidence
Paresh Kumar Narayan is an Alfred Deakin Professor at the Deakin Business School. In 2007, he was appointed as the youngest Chair (Professor) in Finance by Deakin University at the age of 30. He is the Director of the Centre for Economics & Financial Econometrics Research at Deakin University.
Professor Narayan is a co Editor-in-Chief of Economic Modelling, Associate Editor of Finance Research Letters and Studies in Economics & Finance, Subject Editor of Journal of International Financial Markets Institutions and Money and Guest Editor of the Journal of Banking & Finance and Energy Economics.
In 2014, Professor Narayan received the Scopus Young Researcher award for the best three authors in Australia in the Social Science category under the age of fourty. In 2015, Professor Narayan was awarded the Mahatma Gandhi Pravasi Samman Award for non-resident Indians who have made substantial contributions to the profession, including contributions to public policy.
In 2015 he also received the Gold Medal and Citation by the Indian Econometric Society. Professor Narayan has been a consultant to a number of esteemed institutions, such as the Asian Development Bank, the United Nations, the Commonwealth Secretariat, the International labour Organisation, and AusAID amongst others.