DEPARTMENT OF
Commerce

faculty

Dr.Fr.Tom Antony

Assistant Professor

[email protected]
Full Name:
Fr.Tom Antony
Designation:
Assistant Professor
Department:
Commerce
Educational Qualifications:
M.Com Ph.D
Area of Specialization:
INTERNATIONA FINANCE, BANKING, E-COMMERCE, SECURITY ANALYSIS & PORTFOLIO MANAGEMENT, ORGANIZATIONAL BEHAVIOUR ,CORPORATE GOVERNANACE, HUMAN RESOURCE MANAGEMENT
Research Guidance:
Bachelor Degree and Post Graduate Students
Papers Presented:
INTERNATIONAL:
  1. Participated in the International Conference – Management NEXT: New Paradigms and Innovations held at Berchmans Institute of Management Studies, SB College Changanacherry on 13 & 14 January 2012.
  2. Participated and presented a paper titled on FOREIGN DIRECT INVESTMENT (FDI) IN INDIAN RETAIL SECTOR – AN EMPIRICAL EXAMINATION, in the International seminar on Foreign Direct Investment - The Indian Scenario, Organized by Department of Commerce, School of Business Management and Legal studies, University of Kerala Thiruvananthapuram March 23 & 24, 2013.
  3. Participated and presented a paper titled on STOCK MARKET DEVELOPMENT IN INDIA: A STUDY ON PRE AND POST LIBERALIZATION PERIOD, in the UGC Sponsored Ninth International Seminar on Financial Markets: Issues and Challenges – (FIM IC -2014) held at Bharathidasan University, Tiruchirappalli, Tamil Nadu on January 4 – 5, 2014
  4. Participated and presented a paper titled on ROLE OF SEBI IN INDIN STOCK MARKET – AN EMPIRICAL ANALYSIS, in the two day International Seminar on EMERGING BUSINESS OPPERTUNITIES – GLOBAL MARKETS AND THE INDIAN POTENTIAL, Organized by Department of Commerce, School of Business Management and Legal studies, University of Kerala Thiruvananthapuram held on 24 & 25 February, 2016
  5. Participated and presented a paper titled on ADOPTING INTERNATIONAL FINANCIAL REPORTING STANDARDS (IFRS) IN INDIA: CHALLENGES AHEAD. In the 39th All Indian Accounting Association Conference and International Seminar on Accounting Education and Research held at department of Commerce Bangalore University, Bengaluru, from 16 & 17 December 2016.
  6.  Participated and presented a paper titled on INFRASTRUCTURE SECTOR IN INDIA: ISSUES AND CHALLENGES, in the three day International Seminar on INFRASTURCTURE – INDUSTRIALISATION ND DEVELOPEMNT: FORWARD LINKAGES DRAING FROM GLOBAL MODELS, Organized by Department of Commerce, School of Business Management and Legal studies, University of Kerala Thiruvananthapuram held on 16 to 18 February, 2017.
  7.  Participated in the International Conference on “International Trade- Trade War- Shared Prosperity”, Organized by Research and PG Department of Commerce SB College, Changanacherry from 10 to 12 December 2018 in association with Mahatma Gandhi University, Kottayam and Indian Accounting Association.
  8. Participated and presented a paper titled on UTILIZATION PATTERN ON CSR INITIATIVES- KEY CONCERNSS AND CHALLLENGES in the two days International Seminar on “ Business Environment and Business Education”, Organized by Research and PG Department of Commerce SB College, Changanacherry from 24 & 25 February 2020 in association with Mahatma Gandhi University, Kottayam and Indian Accounting Association Technology and Business: Emerging Challenges and Models, Organized by Research and PG Department of Commerce, Mar Ivanios College Thiruvananthapuram from 25th March to 27th March,2021.

NATIONAL:

  1.  Participated and presented a paper titled on E-BANKING IN INDIA: AN OVERVIEW in the National Seminar on EMERGING TRENDS IN E – COMMERCE ON 8-9 March, 2012 Organized by the post Graduate department of Commerce Government College Attingal Thiruvananthapuram
  2. Participated and presented a paper titled on INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY RIGHTS IN INDIA, in the National Seminar on Role of Parliament in Enacting Laws in the Globalized World sponsored by the Institute of Parliamentary Affairs, Government of Kerala and Organized by Department of Commerce, Government Arts College, Thiruvananthapuram on 23-24 March 2012.
  3. Participated in the two day National Seminar, INSIGHT 2013, addressing the challenges in Indian Higher Education on 7&8 February, 2013 held at Mar Ivanios College, Thiruvananthapuram.
  4. Participated and presented a paper titled on CHALLENGES FACED BY WOMEN ENTREPRENUERS IN THE SOCIO – ECONOMIC GROUNDS, UGC SPONSORED NATIONAL CONFERENCE ON ENTREPRENEURSHIP DEVELOPMENT THROUGH EEDUCATIONAL INSTITUTIONS, October 25 &26, 2013 Organized by Research and PG Department of Commerce, Mar Ivanios College Thiruvananthapuram.
  5. Participated and presented a paper titled on FACTORS DRIVING THE GROWTH OF EQUITY DERIVATIVES – AN EVALUATION, in the one day National Seminar on Trading in Derivatives – Emerging Threats and Opportunities organized by Department of Commerce, School of Business Management and Legal studies, University of Kerala Thiruvananthapuram held on 5th November 2013.
  6. Participated and presented a paper titled on IMPACT OF FOREIGN INSTITUTIONAL INVESTMENTSS IN INDIAN STOCK MARKET, in the National Seminar on INDIA’S EMERGING ECONOMY – PROSPECTS AND CHALLENGES Organized by the PG department of Commerce, Government College, Nedumangad, Sponsored by Directorate of Collegiate Education Government of Kerala on 6 & 7 November, 2013.
  7. Participated and presented a paper titled on GREEN MARKETING – OPPERTUNITIES AND CHALLENGES in INDIA, in the National Seminar on GREEEN MARKETING on 13 December 2013 at Government Arts College Thiruvananthapuram organized by Research and PG department of Commerce, Government Arts College Thiruvananthapuram
  8. Participated and presented a paper titled on CHALLENGES FACED BY TRADITIONAL INDUSTRIES IN KERALA: AN ANALYSIS, in the two day National Seminar on, SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT AND THE KERALA ECONOMY, Organized by Department of Commerce, School of Business Management and Legal studies, University of Kerala Thiruvananthapuram held on 8 & 9 JUNE, 2015.
  9. Participated in the National Seminar on Insurance Risk Analysis and Role of Insurance in Inclusive Development Organized by Insurance Institute of India & Kottayam Insurance Institute in Association with Research and PG Department of Commerce, , St. Berchmans College, Changanacherry on 12 August 2015
  10. Participated and presented a paper titled on IMPACT OF GOODS AND SERVICE TAX ON HOSPITALITY MANAGEMENT, IN THE TWO DAY National Seminar on Goods and Service Tax and its implications on Indian Economy Organized by the Research and PG department of Commerce, Government College for Women, Thiruvananthapuram, Sponsored by the Directorate of Collegiate Education Government of Kerala on 8th & 10th December, 2016.
  11. Participated and presented a paper titled on CSR: A Solution for Social Inequalities, in the one day National Seminar on INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY RIGHTS, Organized by Research and PG Department of Commerce Mar Ivanios College in association with IQAC and Innovation and Entrepreneurship Development Center (IEDC) on 21st March 2018.
  12. Participated and presented a paper titled on IMPLICATION OF FINANCE THROUGH CSR ACTIVITIES, in the National Paper Presentation Competition Organized by Research and PG department of Commerce, St. Berchmans College Changanacherry on March 6, 2018.
  13. Participated and presented a paper titled on CSR – Reforms in Companies Act and Modern Trend in Business, in the MODERNISM, INVENTIVENESS AND TRENDS IN COMMERCE (MITC -2018) in connection with the Annual Research Conference (MGCARC 2018) rganized by Research Committee, Mahatma Gandhi college, Thiruvananthapuram in association with Department of commerce during 16 & 17 February, 2018.
WORKSHOPS:
  1. Participated Three Days Workshop on Designing Post Graduate Programme in Commerce under Credit and Semester System held at SB College Changanacherry on 12 – 14 December, 2011
  2.  Participated in the three days’ Workshop on RESEARCH INSTRUMENT DESIGN & DATA ANALYSIS IN COMMERCE & MANAGEMENT RESEARCH, sponsored by the Directorate of Collegiate Education Government of Kerala and organized by Research and Post Graduate Department of Commerce, Government College Attingal from 26 to 28 October, 2016.
  3.  Participated in the three days National Workshop on STATISTICAL ANALYSIS AND INTERPRETATION BY STATISTICAL PACKAGE FOR SOCIAL SCIENCE (SPSS) sponsored by the Directorate of Collegiate Education Government of Kerala and Organized by the PG Department of Commerce, Government College Nedumangad on 10, 11 & 12 November 2016.
  4.  Participated in the Seven days’ Workshop on Research Methodology conducted at Government Arts College, Thiruvananthapuram from 9 to 15 January, 2017.
  5. Participated in the Five days National Workshop on DATA ANALYSIS IN SOCIAL SCIENCE RESEARCH, sponsored by the Directorate of Collegiate Education Government of Kerala and Organized by the Research and PG Department of Commerce, Government College, Attingal from 24 to 28 October 2017.
  6. Participated in the Five days National Workshop on “Emerging Trends in Commerce & Management Teaching and Research” Organized by the Faculty Training Center, the Kerala State Higher Education Council from 18 to 22 November, 2019 at Thiruvananthapuram.
  7. Participated in the ten days National Workshop on Research Capability Building Jointly Organized by Research and PG Department of Commerce SB College, Changanacherry and PG Department of Commerce, KG College Pambady in Association with Indian Accounting Association from 18th July 2021 to 18th August 2021.
WEBINAR
  1. Participated in the International Webinar on Digital Information Marketing Strategy Organized by Post Graduate Department of Commerce & Library and Information Science All Saints’ College. Thiruvananthapuram 11th August 2020.
  2.  Participated in the National webinar titled “SEIZING THE OPPORTUNITIES IN THE STOCK MARKET. STRATAGEMS AND SETBACKS” Organized by PG & Research Department of Commerce, Mar Ivanios College (Autonomous
Papers Published:
  1. STOCK MARKET VOLATILITY’, VOL.XX NO.3 JAN-MAR 2014, MANAGEMENT RESEARCHER, ISSN 2230 – 8431, INSTITUTE OF MANAGEMENT DEVELOPMENT AND RESEARCH, TC 27/ 1317, CONVENT ROAD, THIRUVANATHAPURAM
  2. FOREIGN INVESTMENT AND DYNAMICS OF INDIAN STOCK MARKET’, Vol.52 No.11, October 1, 2013, Southern Economist
  3. PROBLEMS AND PROSPECTS OF GOLDEN YARN OF GOD’S OWN COUNTRY’ in Commerce and Business Researcher journal, 6, Issue No. 1&2, January 1-June 30, 2013.
  4. Twenty -20 A Panchayat Level CSR Initiatives, Southern Economist, 56, November 15, 2017
  5. CSR A Vehicle for Resolution of Social Issues and Business Growth, MIRROR, Vol. 8, No.2 – March 2018.
  6. CSR Initiatives: Knowing the Interventions that Matter, MUKT SHABD UGC CARE GROUP JOURNAL VOLUME IX ISSUE IV(S) 2020 -5
Book/ Book Chapters Published:
  • Member Advisor Cum Reviewers Board in an edited book titled ‘Disruptive Technology and Business: Emerging Challenges and Models’
Extension Activities:
  • Participated Three Days Workshop on Designing Post Graduate Programme in Commerce under Credit and Semester System held at SB College Changanacherry on 12 – 14 December, 2011
  • Participated in the three day Workshop on RESEARCH INSTRUMENT DESIGN & DATA ANALYSIS IN COMMERCE & MANAGEMENT RESEARCH, sponsored by the Directorate of Collegiate Education Government of Kerala and organized by Research and Post Graduate Department of Commerce, Government College Attingal from 26 to 28 October, 2016.
  • Participated in the three day National Workshop on STATISTICAL ANALYSIS AND INTERPRETATION BY STATISTICAL PACKAGE FOR SOCIAL SCIENCE (SPSS) sponsored by the Directorate of Collegiate Education Government of Kerala and organized by the PG Department of Commerce, Government College Nedumangad on 10, 11 & 12 November 2016.
  • Participated in the Seven day Workshop on Research Methodology conducted at Government Arts College, Thiruvananthapuram from 9 to 15 January, 2017.
  • Participated in the Five day National Workshop on DATA ANALYSIS IN SOCIAL SCIENCE RESEARCH, sponsored by the Directorate of Collegiate Education Government of Kerala and organized by the Research and PG Department of Commerce, Government College, Attingal from 24 to 28 October 2017.
  • Participated in the Five day National Workshop on “Emerging Trends in Commerce & Management Teaching and Research” organized by the Faculty Training Center, the Kerala State Higher Education Council from 18 to 22 November, 2019 at Thiruvananthapuram.
FDP'S ATTENDED:
  • Orientation Course: UGC HRDC , University of Kerala , Kariavattom, Thiruvananthapuram, from 01-03-2017 to                 28-03-2017
  • Refresher Course - Commerce and Management: UGC HRDC , University of Kerala, Kariavattom, Thiruvananthapuram, from 27-07- 2018 to 16/08/2018
  • Five days National Workshop on “Emerging Trends in Commerce & Management Teaching and Research” Organized by the Faculty Training Center, the Kerala State Higher Education Council  from 18 to 22
DETAILS OF SEMINARS/ CONFERENCES ORGANIZED:
  • Served as Co-Convener of National Seminar, INSIGHT 2013, addressing the challenges in Indian Higher Education on 7&8 February, 2013 held at Mar Ivanios College, Thiruvananthapuram.
  • Served as Co-Convener of National Seminar on RESEARCH IN COMMERCE - INNOVATIVE APPROACHES AND EMERGING TRENDS (Sponsored by Kerala State Higher Education Council) 1st and 2nd February 2013 held at Mar Ivanios College, Thiruvananthapuram.
  • Served as Co-Convener of UGC SPONSORED NATIONAL CONFERENCE ON ENTREPRENEURSHIP DEVELOPMENT THROUGH EEDUCATIONAL INSTITUTIONS, October 25 &26, 2013 organized by Research and PG Department of Commerce, Mar Ivanios College Thiruvananthapuram.
  • Served as Co-Convener of International Conference on “International Trade- Trade War- Shared Prosperity”, organized by Research and PG Department of Commerce SB College, Changanacherry from 10 to 12 December 2018 in association with Mahatma Gandhi University, Kottayam and Indian Accounting Association.  
  • Served as Co-Convener of International Conference on “ Business Environment and Business Education”, organized by Research and PG Department of Commerce SB College, Changanacherry from 24 & 25 February 2020 in association with Mahatma Gandhi University, Kottayam and Indian Accounting Association                                                            
PEER REVIEW ACTIVITIES / EDITORIAL BOARD MEMBERSHIP:
  • Member Advisor Cum Reviewers Board in an edited book titled ‘Disruptive Technology and Business: Emerging Challenges and Models’
Memberships:
  • Life Member, Indian Accounting Association
INVOLVEMENT IN THE ACADEMIC BODIES OF OTHER INSTITUTIONS:
  • Served as Co-Convener of National Seminar, INSIGHT 2013, addressing the challenges in Indian Higher Education on 7&8 February, 2013 held at Mar Ivanios College, Thiruvananthapuram.
  • Served as Co-Convener of National Seminar on RESEARCH IN COMMERCE - INNOVATIVE APPROACHES AND EMERGING TRENDS (Sponsored by Kerala State Higher Education Council) 1st and 2nd February 2013 held at Mar Ivanios College, Thiruvananthapuram.
  • Served as Co-Convener of UGC SPONSORED NATIONAL CONFERENCE ON ENTREPRENEURSHIP DEVELOPMENT THROUGH EEDUCATIONAL INSTITUTIONS, October 25 &26, 2013 organized by research and PG Department of Commerce, Mar Ivanios College Thiruvananthapuram.
  • Served as Co-Convener of International Conference on “International Trade- Trade War- Shared Prosperity”, organized by research and PG Department of Commerce SB College, Changanacherry from 10 to 12 December 2018 in association with Mahatma Gandhi University, Kottayam and Indian Accounting Association.
  • Served as Co-Convener of International Conference on “ Business Environment and Business Education”, organized by research and PG Department of Commerce SB College, Changanacherry from 24 & 25 February 2020 in association with Mahatma Gandhi University, Kottayam and Indian Accounting Association                                      
OFFICIAL ROLES IN ADMINISTRATION / CORPORATE LIFE OF THE COLLEGE:
  • Member of Board of Studies
  • Director of Carrier Orientation Center
  • Assistant Examination Controller
  • Director of Value Education
  • Member Advisor Cum Reviewers Board in an edited book titled ‘Disruptive Technology and Business: Emerging Challenges and Models’