Julia Jhinkoo

Junior Research Fellow

Julia Jhinkoo is currently a Junior Research Fellow at the Caribbean Centre for Money and Finance, having joined the CCMF team in December 2006 as a Research Assistant. Miss Jhinkoo obtained a B.Sc Economics with a minor in Finance (2005) and M.Sc. Economics (2007) from The University of the West Indies (St. Augustine). She is currently charged with the responsibility of collating data for the CCMF data base, and her current areas of research are in Financial Integration and Financial Systems in the Caribbean.

 

 

Recent Publications and Presentations

November 2016, 47th Annual Monetary Studies Conference. Guyana

Financial Development and Growth in the Caribbean: Some Preliminary Results (Co-authored with Dr. G. Ganga and Dr. Dave Seerattan)

 

November 2015, 46th Annual Monetary Studies Conference. Guyana

Financial Development Index for Trinidad and Tobago and Guyana (Co-authored with Dr. G. Ganga and Dr. Dave Seerattan)

 

October 2013, CARICOM – SALISES Conference. Jamaica

Fiscal Convergence – Is it a necessary criterion for the CMU?

 

May 2013, 5th Biennial International Business, Banking & Finance Conference. Trinidad

A Preliminary Composite Index of Economic Performance for Trinidad and Tobago. (Co-authored with Dr Dave Seerattan)

 

November 2012, 44th Annual Monetary Studies Conference. Suriname

A Proposed Leading Composite Economic Performance Index for Trinidad and Tobago. (Co-authored with Dave Seerattan)

 

November 2011, 43rd Annual Monetary Studies Conference. Barbados

Substitution Effects across Saving Instruments in a Low Interest Rate Environment: The Case of Trinidad and Tobago. (Co-authored with Dave Seerattan)

 

November 2010, 42nd Annual Monetary Studies Conference. Trinidad

Fiscal Convergence – Is it a necessary criterion for the CMU?

 

November 2009, 41st Annual Monetary Studies Conference. Guyana

Financial Systems of the Caribbean – An Overview

 

March 2009, 10th Annual SALISES Conference. Barbados

Financial Integration in the Caribbean. (Co-authored with Dr. DeLisle Worrell)

 

November 2008, 40th Annual Monetary Studies Conference. St. Kitts

The Extent of Financial Integration within CARICOM. (Co-authored with Dr. DeLisle Worrell)

 

November 2007, 39th Annual Caribbean Centre for Monetary Studies Conference. Belize

The Nexus between Economic Development and Import Demand in CARICOM Economies. (Co-authored with Mr. Anthony Birchwood)