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Kunjana Malik

Assistant Professor, Finance & Economics

Kunjana Malik holds a Ph.D. in Finance from the Faculty of Management Studies (FMS), Delhi University, and an MBA from NIT Kurukshetra.  Prior to joining SPJIMR, she taught Finance as an Assistant Professor at reputed institutes such as IMT Ghaziabad, Narsee Monjee Institute of Management Studies, Shaheed Sukhdev College of Business Studies, etc.

Her teaching interests are Financial Econometrics, Investment Banking, Financial Analysis, Working Capital Management, Financial Management, Business Analysis and Valuation, Investment Analysis and Portfolio Management, and Cost and Management Accounting.  She has published several research papers in the ABDC list of journals and presented papers at reputed conferences.

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University of Delhi

Ph.D. (2018)
Faculty of Management Studies

NIT, Kurukshetra

MBA (Finance)-2006-2008

UP Technical University, Lucknow

B.Tech (Electronics and Communication) – 2002-2006


    Private Equity

    Venture Capital


    Financial Contagion

    Green Supply Chain Management


    Malik, K. and Sharma, S. (2023), “The impact of private equity investment and renewable energy on environmental degradation: evidence from BRICS countries”, International Journal of Energy Sector Management, Vol. ahead-of-print No. ahead-of-print. https://doi.org/10.1108/IJESM-03-2023-0010

    Taneja, A.Goyal, V., & Malik, K. (2023). Sustainability-oriented innovations – Enhancing factors and consequencesCorporate Social Responsibility and Environmental Management119https://doi.org/10.1002/csr.2513

    Saini, N., Malik, K., & Sharma, S. (2023). Transformation of Supply Chain Management to Green Supply Chain Management: Certain Investigations for Research and Applications. Cleaner Materials, 100172, an Elsevier Scopus Indexed Journal. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.clema.2023.100172

    Goodell, J. W., Corbet, S., Yadav, M. P., Kumar, S., Sharma, S., & Malik, K. (2022). Time and frequency connectedness of green equity indices: Uncovering a socially important link to Bitcoin. International Review of Financial Analysis84, 102379, Ranked A in the ABDC list of Journals. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.irfa.2022.102379

    Saini, N., Antil, A., Gunasekaran, A., Malik, K., & Balakumar, S. (2022). Environment-Social-Governance Disclosures nexus between Financial Performance: A Sustainable Value Chain Approach. Resources, Conservation and Recycling186, 106571. , Impact Factor 13.7. Environment-Social-Governance Disclosures nexus between Financial Performance: A Sustainable Value Chain Approach – ScienceDirect. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.resconrec.2022.106571

    Kapur, M., Banerjee, A., & Malik, K. (2022). FACTORS IMPACTING LIQUIDITY OF BANKS: AN EMPIRICAL STUDY FROM THE BANKING SECTOR IN THE UAE. Indian Journal of Finance and Banking10(1), 61-74. https://doi.org/10.46281/ijfb.v10i1.1779

    Sharma, S., & Malik, K. (2022). Comovement of Fear Index, Stock Returns, Brent Oil Prices in BRIC Countries: The Case of COVID-19. The Indian Economic Journal, ranked B in the ABDC list of journals. Comovement of Fear Index, Stock Returns, Brent Oil Prices in BRIC Countries: The Case of COVID-19 – Sakshi Sharma, Kunjana Malik, 2022 (sagepub.com)

    Sharma, S., Malik, K., Kaur, M., & Saini, N. (2021). Mapping research in the field of private equity: a bibliometric analysis. Management Review Quarterly, 1-29. ABS Journal with Impact Factor of 5.3. Springer. https://doi.org/10.1007/s11301-021-00234-9

    Malik, K., Sharma, S., & Kaur, M. (2021). Measuring contagion during COVID-19 through volatility spillovers of BRIC countries using diagonal BEKK approach. Journal of Economic Studies. Emerald Insight. https://doi.org/10.1108/JES-05-2020-0246

    Kaur, M., Malik, K., & Sharma, S. (2021).  A Note on Boardroom Challenge, Board Effectiveness and Corporate Stewardship During COVID-19. Vision: The Journal of Business Perspective. SAGE. https://doi.org/10.1177%2F0972262920987326

    Kapur, M., Banerjee, A., & Malik, K. (2020). Qualitative Assessment of Basel III Liquidity Standards and its Application in the UAE. Indian Journal of Finance and Banking4(2), 118-129. Indian Journal of Finance and Banking. Centre for Research on Islamic Banking & Finance and Business. https://doi.org/10.46281/ijfb.v4i2.765

    Malik, K., Sharma, S., & Kaur, M. (2020). COVID-19 and the Indian Private Equity Industry: Time to Use the Dry Powder. Vision24(3), 255-259. Vision: The Journal of Business Perspective. SAGE. https://doi.org/10.1177%2F0972262920942047

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    Paper on ‘ Exploring Potential for Deep Technology in the Indian Startup Area: A perspective’ presented at the Winter Conference at Great Lakes Institute of Management, Gurgaon, on 19-20 December 2022.

    Paper on “Measurement of Earnings Quality: A comparative study on PE-Backed Firms and NonPE backed firms in Presented at 4th Biennial Indian Academy of Management Conference held in December 2015 at IIM Lucknow, Noida Campus.

    Presented Paper on “Effect of Private Equity on Investment and Financial constraints of Manufacturing Sector: A Dynamic Panel Data Analysis” at “ Fore International Operations Conference’ held in November 2015.


    Sharma, S., Malik, K. (2021). Need to boost impact investing in India. The Pioneer. https://www.dailypioneer.com/2021/sunday-edition/need-to-boost-impact-investing-in-india.html


    Investment Banking

    Financial analysis and Working capital management

    Financial Econometrics

    Corporate Finance

    Cost and Management Accounting

    Corporate Valuation

    Investment analysis and portfolio management

    Project analysis and financing


    Life Member, The Indian Econometric Society (TIES), India

    Worked on a Documentary titled ‘Sankalp- A Journey of friends fighting diabetes in the year 2010

    Qualified UGC- NET exam and got the Junior Research Fellowship (JRF) in Management to pursue Research by Government of India


    Amity University, Noida ( 2009-2012)

    Shaheed Sukhdev College of Business Studies, Assistant Professor( Finance)- July 2017 to May 2019

    NMIMS, Mumbai- June 2019 to December 2020

    IMT Ghaziabad- December 2020 to May 2021

    Vijay Patil School of Management, DY Patil University- May 2021 to August 2022


    Attended one week workshop on ‘ Big Data and Machine Learning’ from 7-11 June 2022 at IGIDR, Mumbai

    Attended FDP on Panel Data Regression Modelling conducted by Apeejay School of Management, Dwarka on 27 and 28th December 2013

    Attended Two Days Faculty Development Programme on Financial Econometrics held at Bhartiya Vidyapeeth Institute of Management Research (BVIMR), New Delhi, July 2014


    Vision- The Business Perspective, International Journal of Emerging Market, Cogent Business and Management, Journal of Economic Studies etc.


    Worked on a Project on “Women Entrepreneurship in Rural India: A Key role in making Atmanirbhar Bharat” sponsored by Mahatma Gandhi National Council of Rural Education.




    Life Time Member of The Indian Econometric Society.


    Certified Financial Manager, CFM, Bangalore


    Worked on a Project on “Women Entrepreneurship in Rural India: A Key role in making Atmanirbhar Bharat”  sponsored by Mahatma Gandhi National Council of Rural Education.(September 2021- February 2022)

    Project on ‘ Private Equity and Venture Capital 4.0: Studying the impact of sustainable finance on performance and risk mitigation of emerging countries’ has been accepted by ‘ Indian Council of Social Sciences Research’. ( 7 March 2022- 7 March 2023)

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