Prof. Vikas KAKKAR (郭偉傑教授)

PhD - Economics (University of Rochester)
MA - Economics (University of Rochester)
BStat - Statistics (Indian Statistical Institute)

Associate Professor

Prof. Vikas KAKKAR (郭偉傑教授)

Contact Information

Address: 9-249, Lau Ming Wai Academic Building
City University of Hong Kong
Phone: +852 34429707

Research Areas

  • International Finance
  • Macroeconomics
  • Behavioral Economics

Dr. Vikas Kakkar obtained his B.Stat. from Indian Statistical Institute in Calcutta, M.A. and Ph.D. from University of Rochester. He is also a Chartered Financial Analyst. His main fields of research are Open Economy Macroeconomics and Applied Econometrics. In particular, his current research focuses on explaining persistent movements in real exchange rates based on different trends in productivities in traded and nontraded goods sectors. He is also interested in Equity Valuation and Applied Game Theory.

Selected Publications

Journal Publications and Reviews
Conference Papers
Working Papers
Chapters, Conference Papers, Creative and Literary Works
Scholarly Books, Monographs, Reports and Case Studies