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I am a Senior Lecturer in Department of Economics, Monash University.

 My research interests are in the field of applied microeconomics, particularly migration and fertility. 

 I enjoy teaching economics. I am recipient of Faculty Teaching Award and Department Teaching Awards including the Dean's Award for Excellence in Teaching.

 I am currently coordinator of Teaching Associates in the Department of Economics, working with a team of 40 Teaching Associates to contribute towards exciting teaching and learning experience in economics.


You can find more information on my webpage https://sites.google.com/site/jaaiparasnis/

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Projects 2017 2019

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Turner, L., Anderson, R., Kaur, C., Angus, S., Leroux, A., McCormick, D., Sethi, A., Nichol, C., Parasnis, J., Halupka, V., Wordley, S., Li, J., Smith, T., Gibbs, J., Wyness, A., Fogg, Q., Schliephake, K., Beilby, K., McMenamin, P., Humfrey, D., Thompson, C., Macfarlan, B., Lasky, P., Vanderkruk, K. & Morton, S.

Monash University – Internal University Contribution


Project: Research

Graduate Teacher Labour Supply Considerations

Parasnis, J., Tani, M. & Carroll, D.


Project: Research

Research Output 2003 2017

  • 9 Article
  • 2 Conference Paper
2 Citations (Scopus)

Peers and fertility preferences: An empirical investigation of the role of neighbours, religion and education

Mishra, A. & Parasnis, J., 2017, In : Social Indicators Research. p. 339-357 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

3 Citations (Scopus)

Native-migrant wage differential across occupations: Evidence from Australia

Islam, A. & Parasnis, J., 2016, In : International Migration. 54, 3, p. 89 - 109 21 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

10 Citations (Scopus)

Discouraged workers in developed countries and added workers in developing countries? Unemployment rate and labour force participation

Lee, G. H. Y. & Parasnis, J., 2014, In : Economic Modelling. 41, p. 90 - 98 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

5 Citations (Scopus)

Do immigrants save less than natives? Immigrant and native saving behaviour in Australia

Islam, A., Parasnis, J. & Fausten, D. K., 2013, In : Economic Record. 89, 284, p. 52 - 71 20 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

4 Citations (Scopus)

An analysis of the cost structure of water supply in Sri Lanka

Dharmaratna, D. & Parasnis, J., 2012, In : Journal of the Asia Pacific Economy. 17, 2, p. 298 - 314 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review