About Us

Name : Dr. (Mrs.) Satinder Bhatia

Function : Professor & Chairperson
HOD (Finance)

Email : satinderbhatia@iift.edu

Qualification

 

Teaching Interest/ Subject Specialisation:

Managerial Accounting

Project Appraisal & Finance

Financial Management

International Financial Management

Equity Market Analysis

Bond Market Analysis

Cost Management Strategies

 

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Research Interests:

Policy-based research on International Trade

 

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Research Projects Undertaken:

Purchasing Power Parity between the Rupee and the Rouble Impact of Import Liberalization on Exports

 

 

Analysis of Indian Trade Policy vis-à-vis other

 

 

Developing countries including South East Asia

 

 

Indo-Sri Lanka Trade Cooperation

 

 

Trade Reform Experiences in Select Developing Countries

 

 

Indian Exports – Recent Trends and Analysis

 

 

Export Potential Survey of Select Items from Punjab

 

 

Export and Management Capabilities in Select Sectors of the Garments Industry in India

 

 

 

Policy Impediments to Trade and FDI in India – a USAID study; a comparative assessment made with policies in China, Hong Kong, Malaysia, Singapore and Indonesia.

 

 

Exports of Small Scale Products to Five Select Countries – Germany, Vietnam, Iran, Egypt and Libya.

 

 

Training Module on Trade in Environmental Services and Human Development – A UNDP Assignment

Areas of Interest / Specialization

Teaching Interest/ Subject Specialisation:

  • Managerial Accounting
  • Project Appraisal & Finance
  • Financial Management
  • International Financial Management

Research Interests:                                      

  • Policy-based research on International Trade

Research Projects Undertaken:                    

  • Purchasing Power Parity between the Rupee and the Rouble Impact of Import Liberalization on Exports
  • Analysis of Indian Trade Policy vis-à-vis other Developing countries including South East Asia
  • Indo-Sri Lanka Trade Cooperation   
  • Trade Reform Experiences in Select Developing Countries
  • Indian Exports – Recent Trends and Analysis
  • Export Potential Survey of Select Items from Punjab
  • Export and Management Capabilities in Select Sectors of the Garments Industry in India
  • Policy Impediments to Trade and FDI in India – a USAID study; a comparative assessment made with 
  • policies in China, Hong Kong, Malaysia, Singapore and Indonesia.
  • Exports of Small Scale Products to Five Select Countries – Germany, Vietnam, Iran, Egypt and Libya.
  • Training Module on Trade in Environmental Services and Human Development – A UNDP Assignment
  • Feasibility of Wheat and Rice Exports by Food Corporation of India
  • PEC Branding in Developing Countries

Work Experience

Current Position:

  • Professor of Finance and Chairperson (International Projects Division)
  • Courses handled in IIFT:  Managerial Accounting, Project Appraisal & Finance, Financial Management and
  • International Financial Management including Forex Management

Publications

 

Books

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Published the book `Cost of Capital and Corporate Policy (with special reference to the influence of accounting information on prices), Anupam Publishing, 1990

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Published the book `Policy Impediments to Trade and FDI in India’ (co-authored with Prof. B. Bhattacharyya), Wheeler Publishing, 1996

 

 

Occasional Papers

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Occasional Paper 2 1996: Foreign Direct Investment: Facts and Issues (co-authored with Prof. B. Bhattacharyya)

 

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Occasional Paper 4 1996: Towards Economic Integration through Regional Trade Blocs (co-authored with Prof. H.L. Sharma)

 

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Occasional Paper 1997: Indian Garments Industry in the Post-MFA Period

 

 

Papers in edited books

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Contributed a paper on: `The Service Economy in China’ in the book `China’s External Trade since the Reforms’ (edited by Bibek Debroy), Commonwealth Publishers, 1991

 

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Contributed a paper on :`Globalisation of the Financial System and Services’ in the book `Global and Indian Trade Policy Changes (edited by Bibek Debroy), Anupama Publications, 1992

 

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Contributed a paper on : `Subsidies and International Trade in Agriculture’ in the book `World Trade Organisation and India’ (edited by Dr K.R. Gupta), Atlantic Publishers, 1996

 

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Contributed a paper on: `Financial Market Integration and Exchange Rate Policy – A Survey of Some Key Issues’ in the book `Global Economic Challenges in the New Millennium’ (IIFT Publication), 1997

 

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Contributed a paper on: `Market Prospects for Dried Fruits and Vegetables’ in the book `Global Competitiveness of Indian Industry, a joint publication of IIFT and BICP, 1998

 

 

Papers in professional journals

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Contributed a paper on: `Gearing the Indian Economy for Growth & Exports – Problems Facing India in the journal `Management and Labour Studies (XLRI Publication), October 1997

 

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Contributed a paper on : `Building Managerial Skills in the Globalised Environment’ in the journal - JIMS 8M, Oct-Dec 1996

 

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Contributed a Paper on : `Financial Reforms and Export Growth – Selected South-Asian Countries’, Foreign Trade Review, Jan-March 1991

 

 

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Contributed a paper on :`Globalisation of the Financial System and Services’ in the book `Global and Indian Trade Policy Changes (edited by Bibek Debroy), Anupama Publications, 1992

 

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Contributed a paper on: `Subsidies and International Trade in Agriculture’ in the book `Trade in Agriculture – The Uruguay Round & After (IIFT Publication), 1994

 

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Contributed a paper on: `The Soyabean Market – World Situation and Prospects for India’ (co-authored with Prof. H.L. Sharma) in the journal Foreign Trade Review, July-December 1995

 

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Contributed a paper on: `Use of On-Line Database in Promoting Exports – A Case Study of the US Market in the book `On-Line Databases in International Trade Promotion (IIFT Publication), 1996

 

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Contributed a paper on : `Agricultural Credit - Domestic and International Perspectives’ in the book `Promotion of Agricultural Exports – Role of Financial Institutions’, a joint publication of IIFT and NABARD, 1997

 

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Contributed a paper on : `Perspectives on Indian Agriculture (including allied activities and select primary manufactures) in the journal Foreign Trade Review, Jan-March 1998

 

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Contributed a paper on: `Trade Liberalisation and Diversification in Select Developing Countries’ in the journal Foreign Trade Review, 2000

 

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Contributed a Paper on: `Macroeconomic Stimulation to Growth of Small Enterprises – A Case of Kazakhstan’ in Seminar Proceedings – TTI 2002 Conference on Competing in the Knowledge Economy held at Birmingham, UK from 10-12 July, 2002

 

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Contributed a Paper on ‘Valuation of Intangible Assets – A Perspective’ published in Proceedings of the National Workshop on Valuation of Intangibles in Technology Intensive Industries (paper presented at the Workshop in March 2003 at IIFT)

 

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Contributed a Paper on `Corporate Governance and Economic Development in Africa’ published in Siddhant, Regional College of Management, Bhubaneshwar, Volume 3, No 4, October-December 2003

 

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Contributed a Paper on `COMESA – A Region of Opportunities’ in a special issue on COMESA brought out by the East African Society, November 2004

 

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Published a Paper on ‘Financial Supply Chains’ in LEATHERS – a publication of Council for Leather Exports, 2008

 

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Published a Paper on ‘Is India Ready for IFRS?’ in LEATHERS – a publication of Council for Leather Exports, Jan 2010

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Published a paper on ‘Role of E-Pharmacy in Reducing Accessibility Dispersion Between Indian States’, Indian Journal of Applied Research, January 2012

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Published a Paper on ‘Private Company Accounting Drivers in Asia’ in Global Business Review (international journal from Singapore), Vol 2, No 2, Dec 2012

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Published a Paper on ‘Rejuvenating Public-Private Partnerships (PPPs) in Asia’, published in International Journal of Computers and Technology (international journal from USA), March 2013

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Published a Paper on ‘Need for Greater Regulation of Non-GAAP/Non-IFRS Information’, Basic Research Journal of Business Management and Accounting, Vol 2 (5), pp 42-45, December 2013

 

Book Reviews

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Book Review in Foreign Trade Review: V.R. Panchmukhi, R.G. Nambiar, Rajesh Mehta, G.A. Tadas and S.K. Mohanty – Complementarity in Trade and Production, Sage Publications, 1994

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Book Review in Foreign Trade Review: P.G. Apte – International Financial Management, Tata McGraw Hill Publishing Company, 1995

 

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Book Review in Foreign Trade Review: Alan C. Shapiro – Multinational Financial Management, Prentice Hall of India, 1995

 

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Book Review in Foreign Trade Review: Narendra Jadhav (ed), Challenges to Indian Banking – Competition, Globalisation and Financial Markets, Macmillan India Ltd, 1996

 

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Book Review in Foreign Trade Review: R.N. Joshi – Cash Management, 1997

 

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Book Review in Foreign Trade Review: Dr. S. Rathore – International Accounting, 1997

 

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Book Review in Foreign Trade Review: T.K. Velayudham – Foreign Trade – Theory and Practice, Wheeler Publishing, 1998

 

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Book Review in Foreign Trade Review: Barry Herman & Krishnan Sharma (editors) – International Finance and Developing Countries in a Year of Crisis, 1999

 

Professional / Academic Affiliations

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Awarded the Certificate in Trade Finance by United Nations Institute for Training and Research (UNITAR) after regular assessment and evaluation.

 

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Successfully renewed the status of Project Management Professional (PMP) in 2008. Renewal Certification awarded by the Project Management Institute of USA

 

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Undertook a two-week Capacity Development Programme in 2008 on COMFAR – Computer Model for Feasibility Analysis and Reporting at UNIDO, Vienna

 

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As Chairperson Graduate Studies – Coordinating the Training Programmes of the Institute which include MBA (International Business)

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Project Guide on different topics as part of MBA curriculum

Published an Article on ‘The Central Theme of Sand Mining’ in Hindu Business Line newspaper, August 10, 2013