Department of Economics, Finance and Global Business

Dr. Priya Nagaraj

Priya Nagaraj

Office:   VRB3032
Phone:   (973) 720-3985
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Department: Economics, Finance and GlobalBus
Position: Associate Professor
Area Specialization: International economics and economics of globalization. Current research interests include the regulatory differences between countries and the impact of that on firm and country outcomes.


PhD (Economics). Graduate Center, City University of New York, 2012.
MA, (Business Economics). Delhi University, 1997.
BA. (Economics), Delhi University, 1995.

Representative Publications and Presentations

Refereed Journal Articles

De, P. K., Nagaraj, P. (2017). Effects of foreign equity participation on recipient firm exports. Applied Economics, 1-14.

Nagaraj, P. (2016). Firm Ownership and R&D Expenditure –Evidence from India. Journal of International Business and Economics, 16(3), 17.

Nagaraj, P. (2014). Financial Constraints and Export Participation. International Economics, 140, 19-35.

De, P. K., Nagaraj, P. (2014). Productivity and Firm Size in India. Small Business Economics, 42(4), 891-907.

De, P., Nagaraj, P. (2013). Cherry-Picking or Lemon-Grabbing? Investigating FDI in Indian Manufacturing Firms. Foreign Trade Review, 48(2), 219-231.

Presentations Given

Nagaraj, P., Chao, C.-H., Eastern Economic Association, "Regulatory Institutional Distance and R&D Location Choice," Washington, D.C. (April 2016).

Nagaraj, P., Annual Conference of the Canadian Economic Association, "Foreign Equity and Export Participation - Evidence from India," Vancouver. (2014).

Nagaraj, P., Eastern Economic Association Annual Conference, "Foreign Equity and Export Participation," Boston. (2014).

Nagaraj, P., Eastern Economic Association Conference, "Foreign Equity and Export Propensity- A preliminary study," New York City. (2013).