Prof. P. J. Kumarasinghe

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Name Prof. Janak Kumarasinghe
Designation Professor
Academic Qualifications B. Sc. Management (Public Administration) (Special), University of Sri Jayewardenepura, Sri Lanka
Postgraduate Diploma, Postgraduate Institute of Management, University of Sri Jayewardenepura, Sri Lanka
M.Sc. (Development Policy), National Graduate Institute for Policy Studies (GRIPS), Japan
Ph.D., Ritsumeikan Asia Pacific University, Japan
Awards and Honors Scholarship Award for Academic Excellency of Oita Prefecture offered by the Ward Office, Oita Prefecture Japan (September 2006 – September 2007)
APU Scholarship offered by the Ritsumeikan Asia Pacific University, Beppu, Japan (September 2004 – September 2007)
Graduate Student Research Support Program (RCAPS) offered by the Ritsumeikan Asia Pacific University, Beppu, Japan (September 2005 – Aprail 2006)
Japanese Government Scholarship (Monbukagakusho) offered by the National Graduate Institute for Policy Studies, Tokyo, Japan (October 2003 – September 2004)
Won the Ramani Samaratunga Prize and the Gold Meddle as the Best Student for the Subject of Public Finance (1997)
Teaching Interest Microeconomics, Macroeconomics, Econometrics and Development Economics
Journal Papers
Author(s) Title Journal Publisher
Kumarasinghe, P.J. & Perera, S. Potential Global Competitiveness of Sri Lankan Virgin Coconut Oil Industry International Journal of Management Excellence, Vol. 11, No. 1, pp. 1520-1526, 2018 TechMind Research Society
Kumarasinghe, P.J. & Sandaruwan, M.P.M.D. Decomposition of Economic Growth in Sri Lanka: Deep Look into the Service Sector International Journal of Management Excellence, Vol. 10, No. 3, pp. 1416-1422, April 2018 TechMind Research Society
Kumarasinghe, P.J. & Wickramasinghe, A. Population Pyramid and Economic Growth: An
Econometric analysis of Sri Lanka
International Journal of Management Excellence, Vol. 10, No. 3, pp. 1348-1354, April 2018 TechMind Research Society
Kumarasinghe, P.J. Social Networks of Family-Owned Businesses in Sri Lanka IOSR Journal of Business and Management, Vol. 20, No. 3, pp. 8-12, 2018 International Organization of Scientific Research
Kumarasinghe, P.J. Open Innovation Strategy and Performance of SME in Sri Lanka International Journal of Business and Management Invention (IJBMI), Vol. 7, No. 3, pp. 38-44, 2018 Pak Publishing Group
Kumarasinghe, P.J. Factors Affecting to Enhance Foreign Inward Remittances to Sri Lankan Commercial Banks IOSR Journal of Business and Management (IOSR-JBM), Vol. 20, No. 2, pp. 54-59, 2018 International Organization Of Scientific Research (IOSR)
Kumarasinghe, P.J. Determinants of Non Performing Loans: Evidence from Sri Lanka International Journal of Management Excellence, Vol. 9, No. 2, pp. 1113-1121, August 2017 TechMind Research Society
Kumarasinghe, P.J. Hindering and Fostering Factors SMEs Performance in the Western Province of Sri
Lanka
International Journal of Management Excellence, Vol. 9, No. 2, pp. 1097-1102, August 2017 TechMind Research Society
Kumari, P.W.N.A. & Kumarasinghe, P.J. Poverty Alleviation and Long-term Sustainability of Microfinance Project: With Special Reference to Matale District International Journal of Management and Sustainability, Vol. 3, No. 2, pp. 84-96, 2014 Pak Publishing Group
Kumarasinghe, P.J. & Sachitra, K.M.V. An Empirical Study on Tea Export Competitiveness in Sri Lanka: Based on Partial Least Squares Structural Equation Model (PLS-SEM) International Journal of Research in Commerce, Economics & Management, Vol 4, No. 4, pp. 51-58, 2014 International Organization Of Scientific Research (IOSR)
Conference/Symposium Papers
Author(s) Title Conference/Symposium, Date Publisher
Kumarasinghe, P.J. &  Jayasinghe, C.P.A. A Comparative Study on the Determinants of Household Savings in the Colombo District 13th International Conference on Business Management (ICBM), 2016 Faculty of Management Studies and Commerce, University of Sri Jayewardenepura, Sri Lanka
Kumarasinghe, P.J. & Munasinghe, S.C. The Savings Motives: With Special Reference to Households in Kalutara District 13th International Conference on Business Management (ICBM), 2016 Faculty of Management Studies and Commerce, University of Sri Jayewardenepura, Sri Lanka
Purankumbura, P.R.P. & Kumarasinghe, P.J. The Effect of the Public Debt on Economic Growth in Sri Lankan Economy 12th International Conference on Business Management (ICBM), 2015 Faculty of Management Studies and Commerce, University of Sri Jayewardenepura, Sri Lanka
Udeshika, K.A.A. & Kumarasinghe, P.J. Extra-Curricular Activities and Employability of Undergraduates in Sri Lanka 12th International Conference on Business Management (ICBM), 2015 Faculty of Management Studies and Commerce, University of Sri Jayewardenepura, Sri Lanka
Kumarasinghe, P.J. & Purankumbura, P.R.P. The Impact of Growing Public Debt on Economic Growth: An Empirical Study on Sri Lankan Economy Sri Lanka Economics Research Conference (SLERC), 2015 Sri Lanka Forum of University Economists
Kumarasinghe, P.J. International Capital Mobility for Bangladesh, India, Pakistan and Sri Lanka 6 and 7, November 2006 Global Movement in the Asia Pacific, Ritsumeikan Asia Pacific University, Beppu-Japan
Teaching and Research Supervision at Graduate Level Research Supervisor for M.Sc. in Management, Postgraduate Unit, Faculty of Management Studies and Commerce, University of Sri Jayewardenepura, Sri Lanka (August 2008 to date)
Lecturer at the Postgraduate Unit, Faculty of Management Studies and Commerce, University of Sri Jayewardenepura, Sri Lanka (Subjects: Economics for Managers) (July 2008 to date)
Research Supervisor for MBA in Management, Postgraduate and Mid-Career Development Unit, Faculty of Management and Finance, University of Colombo, Sri Lanka (Title: The Economics of Power System Reliability and Planning for Sri Lanka) (May 2008 to date)
Visiting Lecturer at the Postgraduate and Mid-Career Development Unit, Faculty of Management and Finance, University of Colombo, Sri Lanka (Subject: Financial Econometrics) (January 2008 to date)
GDS Teaching Assistant at the Ritsumeikan Asia pacific University, Beppu, Japan (Subject: Econometrics) (April 2007 – July 2007)
Assistant Lecturer at the School of Asia Pacific, Ritsumeikan Asia Pacific University, Beppu, Japan (Subject: Entrepreneurship) (April 2006 – April 2007)
Teaching and Research Supervision at Undergraduate Level Assistant Lecturer at the School of Asia Pacific, Ritsumeikan Asia Pacific University, Beppu, Japan (Subject: Microeconomics Macroeconomics and Development Economics) (April 2005 – September 2007)
Lecturer (Probationary) at the Department of Public Administration, Faculty of Management Studies and Commerce, University of Sri Jayewardenepura, Sri Lanka (Subjects: Public Finance, Public Policy, Macroeconomics and Microeconomics) (August 1998 – August 2002)
Positions Held at University Executive Editor of the Sri Lankan Journal of Business Economics (SLJBE) pudlished by the Department of Business Economics, University of Sri Jayewardenepura
Chairman of the 6th International Conference on Business Management (ICBM) 2009 organized by the Faculty of Management Studies and Commerce, University of Sri Jayewardenepura (2009)
Member of the Research and Publication Committee of the University of Sri Jayewardenepura as an Evaluator of Research Applications for University Research Grants Committee (from 2007 to date)
Member of the Review Committee the 5th International Conference on Business Management (ICBM) 2008 organized by the Faculty of Management Studies and Commerce, University of Sri Jayewardenepura (2008)
Member of the Research and Publication Committee of the University of Sri Jayewardenepura as an Evaluator of Research Applications for University Research Grants Committee (2007 to date)
Student Counselor of the University of Sri Jayewardenepura, Sri Lanka (1998 – 2001)
Community Engagement Co-controller of the G.C.E. (Advanced Level) Business Studies Paper (2010 – 2014)
Member of the Policy Formulating Committee on Vocational Training (2013)
Coordinator for National Center for Advanced Studies (NCAS) Conference organized by the NCAS in Humanities and Social Sciences, Colombo, Sri Lanka
Recourse Person for the Academic Development Programs of The South Eastern University, Sri Lanka (2002)
Memberships Member of the Sri Lanka Business Economics Association (2001 to date)
Contact Numbers Office 0112802005
Email pivithuru@sjp.ac.lk
Google Scholar Profile Name Kumarasinghe P J
ResearchGate Profile https://www.researchgate.net/profile/Pivithuru_Kumarasinghe