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Department of Economics

Research Student Projects

Student Thesis Title Principal Supervisor
Alexander Lyall Blair Assoc Turnell Sean 
Arami Lee Analysis on progress and effectiveness of development cooperation of Korea. Dr Daehoon Nahm
Ariadne Katsouras Environmental Impacts of Hydroelectric Dams Dr Andrea Chareunsy
Geoffrey Avery Mean Reversion and profitability through cointegration of financial assets Dr George Milunovich
Jared Bissinger Firm Performance and the Business Environment in Myanmar Associate Professor Sean Turnell
Jing Liao Business and Economics: Biological Sciences - Early-warning systems and managing systemic risks using real-time financial and business conditions indicators Dr Jeffrey Sheen
Jung Soo Park An Econometric Assessment of Technical Trading Rules Dr. Christopher Heaton
Mangadi Kagiso International Commodity Prices and Macroeconomic Policy in Botswana Dr Jeffrey Sheen
Nicholas Vanderkooi Profe Throsby Charles 
Omolayo Abiodun Adebayo Dr Milunovich George 
Osmat Azzam Administration of Health Accounts to Evaluate Health Sector Changes - Low and Middle Income Countries. Doctor Pundarikaksha Mukhopadhaya
Paul Crosby The Australian book industry: authors, publishers and readers in a time of change Prof. David Throsby
Peter Davey An analysis of government pharmaceutical pricing policies to determine their value for use in Australia. Dr Michael Dobbie
Prashan Karunaratne Transforming the Economics Curriculum by Integrating Threshold Concepts

Dr Yvonne Breyer

Rudi Kurniawan Essays on the public debt of Indonesia. Professor Geoffrey Kingston
Sarah Hossain Is ICT gender neutral? Associate Professor Melanie Beresford
Srinivas Kolluru The politics of participation: a critical occupational science analysis of social inclusion policy and entrenched disadvantage Associate Pundarikaksha Mukhopadhaya
Yousun Shin Is Cultural Diversity Taking Place in International Trade in Arts? David Throsby

Economics

StudentThesis TitleSubmittedAwarded
Chamadanai MarknualTerm Structure Modeling, Forecasting and Implications for Monetary Policy
2015
Colin BowersModelling High Frequency Financial Time Series
2015
Anita Zednik

Taste and Consumers' Demand for Music


2015
Ruben ReateguiEssays on Institutional Coordination, Functional Entrepreneurship and an Alternate Taxonomy of Civil Society
2015
Sigit Triandaru

The Role of Altruism in Wellbeing


2015
Jie DingEssays on Post-Retirement Financial Planning and Pension Policy Modelling in Australia20132014
Anh Tuan BuiExchange rate predictability, monetary policy announcements, and the term structure of interest rates20132014
Ning RongRisk Quantification with Application in Portfolio Management and Dervatives Pricing20132013
Matias Vaira LuceroMigrants' Remitting and Saving Behaviours

Peng ZhouRetirement Decisions

Yuling CuiRural labour migration and the employment in China: SOEs and non-SOEs

Md. Al-Amin PramanikPoverty and gender inequality: The case of Ready-Made Garment (RMG) workers in Bangladesh20132013
Onur AtesCultural capital: At the crossroads of economics and culture20122013
Ben Zhe WangEssays on monetary policy for DSGE models with real frictions20122012
Tzameret Halal RubinScience technology and innovation: Cross-industry technological innovation, public-private collaboration and technological business incubators20122012
Wei LiAn institutional study of the implementation of environmental policies in China20122012
Ekaterina IgnatievaVolatility modelling in equity and energy markets with applications to derivative pricing, hedging and risk management20112013
Ivan CuccoCapitalist dynamics in a reforming state socialist economy: labour markets, class and inequality in a Chinese High-Technology Development Zone20112012
Janiece ZwarCultural value and books in public debate in Australia 2003-200820112012
Lurion De MelloUpstream and downstream hydrocarbon prices: Crude oil to plastics20112012
Mohamed HaniffaThe impact of terrorism on a capital market: The case of Sri Lanka20112012
Paul OnyinaThe impact of a microfinance programme on clients: Evidence from Ghana20112012
Bhanu BhatiaSocial capital in rural Bangladesh: A critique from the gender perspective20112011
Fatemeh NazifiLinkages among carbon and energy markets20112011
Mohammod Lutful KabirPoverty reduction through rural non-farm economy (RNFE) development in Bangladesh: Building capabilities of the poor20112011
Tamgid Ahmed ChowdhuryRelative efficiency of alternative microfinance-driven poverty alleviation programs in Bangladesh20112011
Zurina KefeliDemand for health insurance in Malaysia and the impact on health care utilisation: An analysis of the changes in health sector performance 1996-200620112011
Julian InchauspeThe economics of currency crises20102010
Thu Ha VuEfficiency and productivity analysis of the banking industry in Vietnam20102010
ZhiMing ChengUrban Poverty among laid-off workers in the Chinese State Enterprise Reform20102010
Ivan TrofimovPolitical Economy of Agricultural Protectionism and Liberalisation: a Policy Entrepreneurship Perspective20092010
Rebecca ReeveIndigenous poverty and policy approaches in urban NSW20092010
Toni GhaziInstitutional Framework for Doing Business in Lebanon20092010
Andrea Khamyeane ChareunsyAnalysing development strategies under social learning rules using a local interaction game in an underdeveloped society.20092009
Laura ProtaAnalysis of exchange networks in transition: Land, rice and labour markets in southern Vietnam20092009
Raymond LiThe International steam coal market: Evolution and future20092009
William WornerAnalysis of exchange networks in transition: Land, rice and labour markets in southern Vietnam20092009
Wojciech SzewczykAPEC digital divide: Economic policy implications20082009
Alison VicaryThe economics of NGO governance: NGOS and the international aid industry20082008