Dr. RanaPratap M
MBA, PhD (IIT-KGP)
Assistant Professor
  • Awarded best paper award in " Middle East Conference on Business and Social Sciences”, UAE, April 17-18, 2016.
  • Awarded best paper award in “International Conference on Contemporary issues & Innovations in Global Business”, Goa, India, November 26-27, 2015.
  • Dr.RanaPratap has published 6 Scopus journals (including 1 ABDC ‘B’ Category journal).
  • Qualified "National Eligibility Test (NET)- June 2011" in "Management" and awarde "University Grants Commission (UGC) - Junior research fellowship (JRF)" to carry out advanced research in reputed institutes of INDIA.

Dr.RanaPratap is an Assistant Professor in finance with 1 year of academic experience. He holds PhD from IIT Kharagpur in the area of Venture Capital Investments. His current research work looks at Entrepreneurial Finance, Innovation and Venture capital investments.

Area of Research: Venture Capital Investments and Innovation

  • Innovation and Economic Growth in European Economic Area Countries: The Granger CausalityApproach. IIMB Management Review, 2018 (Accepted & In Press).
  • Insurance Market Penetration and Economic Growth in Eurozone Countries: Time Series Evidence on Causality. Future Business Journal,2018, 4:50-67.
  • Does Innovation Promote Economic Growth? Evidence from European Countries. Journal of Innovation and Entrepreneurship, 2017, 6 (1): 1-23.
  • Venture Capital and Innovation: Evidence from European Economic Area Countries. International Journal of Innovation and Technology Management, 2017, 14(5), 1-30.
  • Venture Capital, Innovation Activities, and Economic Growth: Are Feedback Effects at Work?.Innovation: Management, Policy and Practice, 2017, 19(1): 1-19.
  • Nexus between Venture Capital and Economic Growth in European Economic Area Countries: The Granger Causality Approach. Journal of Developing Areas, 2016, 50 (6): 1-15.
  • Bond Market Development and Economic growth: The G-20 Experience. Review of Applied Management Studies, 2015, 13(1): 51-65.

Area of teaching: Finance

Teaching subjects:

  • Corporate Finance
  • Security Analysis and Portfolio Management

Membership, Consultancies and MDP’s
Dr.RanaPratap is a registered member with Regional Science Association, India as a Life Member and as an annual Member with The Indian Science Congress Association, India.

Conferences Attended:

  • Innovation, Financial Development and Economic Growth in European Economic Area Countries: A Dynamic Causality Linkage. Global Finance Conference, USA, April 21-23, 2016.
  • Nexus between Venture Capital and Economic Growth in EEA Countries: Granger Causality Approach. Middle East Conference on Business and Social Sciences, UAE, April 17-18, 2016.
  • The Effect of Innovation on Economic Growth: Evidence from GMM Estimates. International Conference on Innovation and Entrepreneurship, Singapore, December 12-13, 2016.
  • Innovation, Economic Growth, and Macroeconomic Determinants: Evidence from GMM Estimates. International Conference on Contemporary issues & Innovations in Global Business, Goa, India, November 26-27, 2015.
  • Effect of Venture Capital Investment on Economic Growth: Evidence from GMM Estimates. 5th IIMA International Conference on Advanced Data Analysis, Business Analytics and Intelligence, Ahmedabad, India, April 8-9, 2017.
  • The Dynamics of Financial Development, Innovation and Economic Growth in ASEAN-4. The ARDL Approach. 48th Annual Convention of Operational Research Society of India (ORSI) and International Conference, Bhubaneswar, India, December 17-19, 2015.
  • Bond Market Development and Economic Growth: Is there a Causal Effect?. 4th IIMA International Conference on Advanced Data Analysis, Business Analytics and Intelligence, Ahmedabad, India, April 11-12, 2015.
  • Internet Diffusion and Economic Growth: The GMM Evidence. 103rd Indian Science Congress, Mysore, India, January 3-7, 2016.