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Fazeel Jaleel

  • Title: Doctor
  • Position: Lecturer - Department of Economics
  • Unit Name:
    • ECON241: Introductory Econometrics
    • ECON334: Financial Econometrics
  • Qualifications: Bachelor of Arts (Honours), University of Peradeniya; Master of Arts (Economics), University of Colombo; Doctor of Philosophy in Economics, Macquarie University

Contact Details

Professional Certifications:

  • International Macquarie University Research Scholarship (iMURS) with Macquarie University
  • Postgraduate Research Scholarship, MA (in Econ) with Institute of Social Studies (ISS), University of Colombo

Education

  • Doctor of Philosophy: Economics (Macquarie University)
  • Master of Arts: Economics (University of Colombo)
  • Postgraduate Diploma: Economics (University of Colombo)
  • Bachelor of Arts (Honours): Economics (University of Peradeniya)

Publications

journal toggle icon open Refereed Journal Articles

  • "Stock market liberalization and return volatility: Evidence from the emerging stock market of Sri Lanka, Journal of Multinational Financial Management, August 2009 (with Samarakoon, L.P.)

conference toggle icon open Conferences and Presentations

  • "A study of an Initial Public Offering (IPO) in Sri Lanka", with Shantharuby, International Symposium on The Issues and Challenges of the 21st Century, Sabragamuwa University of Sri Lanka, Belihuloya, July 2007
  • "Day-of-the-week and size effect on the Colombo Stock Exchange (CSE)", with H.A. Haris, International Symposium on The Issues and Challenges of the 21st Century, Sabragamuwa University of Sri Lanka, Belihuloya, July 2006
  • "Stock market liberalization and stock price volatility: evidence from an emerging stock market" 32nd conference of Economists, ANU, Canberra, Australia, September 2003
  • "Security price anomalies in an emerging stock market: a case study of the Colombo Stock Exchange", Ph.D Conference in Business and Economics, UWS, Perth, Australia, November 2003

Papers Under Review and In Process

  • "Stock Market Integration: An Emerging Market Experience", Sri Lankan Journal of Management, August 2009
  • "Stock Price Anomalies in an Emerging Stock Market of Sri Lanka: Stochastic Dominance Approach" to be submitted to Journal of Emerging Market Finance, November 2009

Seminar Presentations

  • "Testing of Efficient Market Hypothesis (EMH) on an emerging stock market", University of Peradeniya, Sri Lanka, January 2008
  • "Stock Market Liberalization and return volatility: Evidence from the emerging stock market of Sri Lanka", Faculty of Management and Finance, University of Colombo, Sri Lanka, August 2007
  • "Interdependence or Independent", evidence from thirteen stock markets, Postgraduate and Mid Career Development Unit, University of Colombo, July 2006
  • "January effect or Month-of-the year effect: Evidence from CSE", Faculty of Graduate Studies (FGS), University of Colombo, March 2006

Thesis Supervision and Examination

  • "Macroeconomic factors and stock market return: A study of the Colombo Stock Exchange" MBA, 2007
  • "Motives behind Initial Public Offerings (IPO) and companies' performance in Sri Lankan Stock Market", MBA, 2006
  • Graduate Students (approximately 30 since 2005)
  • General Certificate of Advanced Level Examination paper evaluation (1999 -2008)

Services

  • Career Development Programs-various Universities and High schools in Sri Lanka (Since 1994)