The vision of the center is to build capacity and generate interest in new questions, insights, methodologies and techniques in Economics and Finance among faculty members and students, to address contemporaneous issues in our society and economy.
Economics and Finance for Society Initiative (EFSI) (formerly known as Centre for Research in Economics and Finance) has been established as an initiative to build a center of excellence for research in economics and finance at JGU hosted at Jindal School of Banking & Finance (JSBF). Economics, financial economics, and econometrics are core areas for any institution working in Banking and Financial Services. As such, JSBF is aware of the need to establish thought leadership in key areas in these fields. This center is an initiative to achieve this goal.
There are four main objectives of the center: