Dr Ameeta Jain

STAFF PROFILE

Position

Senior Lecturer

Faculty

Faculty of Business and Law

Department

BL Deakin Business School

Campus

Melbourne Burwood Campus

Qualifications

Bachelor of Arts (Economics), Delhi University, 1989
Master of Arts (Economics), Delhi University, 1991
Master of Philosophy, Delhi University, 1993
Graduate Certificate of Higher Education, Deakin University, 2007
Doctor of Philosophy, University of Ballarat, 2011

Research interests

  • Regional development and regional economics
  • Corporate governance issues in financial institutions
  • Educational Research in Tertiary Institutions

Teaching interests

 

  • Money and Capital Markets 

Units taught

  • Money and capital markets (MAF202): Unit chair and lecturer
  • Superannutaion Planning (MAF311): Lecturer

Conferences

1.Jain, A. (with Courvisanos, J.), (2011), Home Based Business in Peripheral Urban Regions and Government Policy: A Case Study of Casey, Melbourne Australia, presented to the PRSCO conference 2011, 3-6 July

2.Jain, A. (2010), Knowledge Distribution Nodes and Home Based Businesses: Role of Business Associations and Local Council in Casey LGA, presented to the ANZSRAI conference 2010, 7-10 December

3. Jain, A. (with Courvisanos, J.), (2008), 'Urban Growth Centres On The Periphery: Ad Hoc Policy Vision and Research Neglect', presented to the ANZSRAI conference 2008, 1-3 December

4. Jain, A. (with D Thomson, A Farley and P Mulready), (2008) Engagement and learning through social software in finance: the Trading room experience in Roger Atkinson and Clare McBeath (eds), Ascilite 2008 Melbourne Proceedings, Deakin University, Melbourne, December

5. Jain, A. (with Farley, A., Thomson, D. and Mulready, P.), (2007) Comparing Perceptions of Learning between First, Second and Third Year Finance Students, presented to the 7th International Business Research Conference, Sydney, 3-6 December

6. Jain, A. (2007) A New Broad Composite Model of Regional Economic Development as a Framework for Research, presented to the 20th Small Enterprise Conference 2007, Auckland, NZ, 23-26 September 2007

7. Jain, A. (2006) Population Driven or Innovation Driven: A Question of Sustainability in a Nascent Urban Centre, presented to the 30th ANZRSAI conference, 26-29 September

8. Jain, A. (with D Thomson), (2006) The Evolution of CSR Reporting: A Comparison of Westpac and National Australia Bank, presented to the ICCB 2006, Leura, Blue Mountains NSW, 20-23 September

9. Jain, A. (with D Thomson), (2006) Accountability and Board Functionality: National Australia Bank's Experience, presented to the 11th FINSIA-Melbourne Centre for Financial Studies Banking and Finance Conference, Papers and Presentations, Melbourne Centre for Financial Studies, Melbourne, VIC September

10. Jain, A. (with Courvisanos, J.), (2006) A Framework for Sustainable Ecotourism: Application to Costa Rica paper presented to the CAUTHE 2006, Melbourne, 6-9 February

11. Jain, A. (2005) The Regional Innovation Systems in the City of Casey: Prospective Evaluation, paper presented to the 2nd International Business Research Conference, Sydney, 5-8 December

12. Jain, A. (with Courvisanos, J.), (2005) Ecotourism in Costa Rica: An Economic Framework of Analysis (with Dr. J Courvisanos, University of Ballarat), paper presented to the 4th National Tourism Futures Conference, Gold Coast, October 3-5

13. Jain, A. (with D Thomson), (2005) Corporate Governance Failure and its Impact on National Australia bank Performance, (with D Thomson, Deakin) paper presented to European Applied Business Research Conference, Santorini - Greece, June 20-22

Awards

  • School of AEF award for "Excellence in Teaching" in 2012
  • School of AEF Certificate of recognition for "Excellence in service" in 2011
  • School of AEF "Best Research achievement" award in2009
  • Faculty of Business and Law "Exemplar of Teaching Excellence" award in 2009
  • Faculty of Business and Law Outstanding Contribution to Faculty's operational plan for Teaching Award in 2007

Publications

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2016

Economic resilience of regions under crises: a study of the Australian economy

Jerry Courvisanos, Dr Ameeta Jain, Karim Mardaneh

(2016), Vol. 50, pp. 629-643, Regional studies, London, Eng., C1

journal

Does the global reporting initiative influence sustainability disclosures in Asia-Pacific banks?

Dr Azizul Islam, Dr Ameeta Jain, Mrs Dianne Thomson

(2016), Vol. 23, pp. 298-313, Australasian journal of environmental management, Abingdon, Eng., C1

journal
2015

Voluntary CSR disclosure works! Evidence from Asia-Pacific banks

Dr Ameeta Jain, Prof Monica Keneley, Mrs Dianne Thomson

(2015), Vol. 11, pp. 2-18, Social Responsibility Journal, Bingley, Eng., C1

journal

Customer-owned banking in Australia: from credit union to mutual bank

Dr Ameeta Jain, Prof Monica Keneley, Mrs Dianne Thomson

(2015), Vol. 86, pp. 465-478, Annals of public and cooperative economics, London, Eng., C1

journal

A preliminary analysis of Australian Government’s indigenous reform agenda ‘Closing the Gap’ and corporate accountability

Dr Azizul Islam, Dr Ameeta Jain, Shamima Haque

(2015), pp. 341-356, Key initiatives in corporate social responsibility global dimension of CSR in corporate entities, Berlin, Germany, B1

chapter

A preliminary analysis of the impact of UN MDGS and RIO + 20 on corporate social accountability practices

Dr Ameeta Jain, Dr Azizul Islam

(2015), pp. 81-102, Sustainability after Rio, Bingley, Eng., B1

chapter
2014

Bank reputation in Australia : a view from the inside

Dr Ameeta Jain, Prof Monica Keneley, Mrs Dianne Thomson

(2014), pp. 29-34, JASSA : The Finsia Journal of Applied Finance, Melbourne, Vic., C1

journal

Bank fundamentals, executive compensation and public perception of banks in Australia

Dr Ameeta Jain, Dr John Guo, Prof Chien-Ting Lin

(2014), Vol. 33, pp. 220-232, Economic Papers: a journal of applied economics and policy, Richmond, Australia, C1

journal
2013

Workplace human rights reporting: a study of Australian garment and retail companies

Dr Azizul Islam, Dr Ameeta Jain

(2013), Vol. 23, pp. 102-116, Australian accounting review, Chichester, England, C1

journal

Home based business in suburban peripheral regions and government policy: a case study of Casey, Melbourne, Australia

Dr Ameeta Jain, Jerry Courvisanos

(2013), Vol. 19, pp. 295-318, Australasian journal of regional studies, Armidale, N.S.W., C1

journal
2012

Mobile phone-based audience response system and student engagement in large-group teaching

Dr Ameeta Jain, Alan Farley

(2012), Vol. 31, pp. 428-439, Economic papers, Richmond, Vic., C1

journal

Insuring for a crisis: deposit insurance and the GFC, the Australian and New Zealand experience

Dr Ameeta Jain, Prof Monica Keneley, Mrs Dianne Thomson

(2012), Vol. 31, pp. 359-368, Economic papers, Richmond, Vic., C1

journal

Engagement and learning through social software in finance : a retrospective on the Trading Room experience

Dr Ameeta Jain, Mrs Dianne Thomson, Alan Farley, Ms Pamela Mulready

(2012), Vol. 37, pp. 701-718, Assessment and evaluation in higher education, Oxon, England, C1

journal

An integrated model of sub-national regional and urban economic development : framework of analysis applied to City of Casey, Victoria, Australia

Dr Ameeta Jain

(2012), Vol. 18, pp. 206-231, Australasian journal of regional studies, Wollongong, N.S.W., C1

journal
2011

Knowledge distribution nodes and home based businesses : role of local business associations and local council in Casey LGA

Dr Ameeta Jain

(2011), Vol. 17, pp. 122-145, Australasian journal of regional studies, Wollongong, N. S. W., C1

journal

The relationship between exchange rates, interest rates and Australian bank returns

Dr Ameeta Jain, Prof Paresh Narayan, Mrs Dianne Thomson

(2011), Vol. 18, pp. 967-972, Applied economics letters, Abingdon, England, C1

journal

Blended learning in finance : comparing student perceptions of lectures, tutorials and online learning environments across different year levels

Alan Farley, Dr Ameeta Jain, Mrs Dianne Thomson

(2011), Vol. 31, pp. 99-108, Economic papers, Richmond, Vic, C1

journal
2010

Corporate social responsibility reporting : a business strategy by Australian banks?

Mrs Dianne Thomson, Dr Ameeta Jain

(2010), Vol. 7, pp. 213-228, Corporate ownership & control, Sumy, Ukraine, C1

journal

Knowledge distribution nodes and home based businesses : role of business associations and local council in Casey LGA

Dr Ameeta Jain

(2010), pp. 68-81, ANZRSAI 2010 : Refereed Proceedings of the 34th Annual Conference of the Australian and New Zealand Regional Association International, Lincoln, New Zealand, E1

conference
2009

Urban growth centres on the periphery : ad hoc policy vision and research neglect

Dr Ameeta Jain, Jerry Courvisanos

(2009), Vol. 15, pp. 3-26, Australasian journal of regional studies, Armidale, N.S.W., C1

journal

An integrated model of subnational regional and urban economic development : framework of analysis

Dr Ameeta Jain

(2009), Vol. 33, pp. 809-826, International journal of urban and regional research, Oxford, England, C1

journal
2008

Engagement and learning through social software in finance : the trading room experience

Alan Farley, Dr Ameeta Jain, Ms Pamela Mulready, Mrs Dianne Thomson

(2008), pp. -, ASCILITE 2008 : Hello! Where are you in the landscape of educational technology?, Melbourne, Vic., E1

conference

Corporate governance, board responsibilities and financial performance : the National Bank of Australia

Dr Ameeta Jain, Mrs Dianne Thomson

(2008), Vol. 6, pp. 99-113, Corporate ownership & control, Sumy, Ukraine, C1

journal
2007

Comparing perceptions of learning between first, second and third year finance students

Dr Ameeta Jain, Mrs Dianne Thomson, Alan Farley

(2007), pp. -, Proceedings of seventh international business research conference : 3 - 6 December, 2007, Sydney, Australia, Melbourne, Vic., E1

conference

A new broad composite model of regional economic development as a framework for research

Dr Ameeta Jain

(2007), pp. 1-19, Proceedings of Small Enterprise Conference 2007 - building sustainable growth in SMEs, Waikato, New Zealand, E1

conference

Population driven development in the City of Casey: is it sustainable?

Dr Ameeta Jain

(2007), Vol. 6, pp. 3-27, Sustaining regions, St. Lucia, Qld, C1

journal
2006

A framework for sustainable ecotourism : application to Costa Rica

Jerry Courvisanos, Dr Ameeta Jain

(2006), Vol. 3, pp. 131-142, Tourism and hospitality planning & development, London, England, C1

journal

Population driven or innovation driven: a question of sustainability in a nascent urban centre

Dr Ameeta Jain

(2006), pp. -, Conference proceedings: 3rd International Conference on Contemporary Business, Bathurst, N.S.W., E1

conference

The evolutions of CSR reporting: a comparison of Westpac and National Australia Bank

Mrs Dianne Thomson, Dr Ameeta Jain

(2006), pp. -, Conference proceedings, 3rd International Conference on Contemporary Business: engagement and change: managing in a free trade environment, Bathurst, N.S.W., E1

conference

Accountability and board functionality: National Australia Bank's experience

Mrs Dianne Thomson, Dr Ameeta Jain

(2006), pp. 1-28, Banking and securities markets: convergence, innovation and regulation, Melbourne, Vic., E1

conference

Corporate governance failure and its impact on National Australia Bank's performance

Mrs Dianne Thomson, Dr Ameeta Jain

(2006), Vol. 2, pp. 41-55, Journal of business case studies, Littleton, Colo., C1

journal

Students` perceptions of workshop based introductory macro-economics tutorials: a survey

Dr Ameeta Jain

(2006), Vol. 25, pp. 235-252, Economic papers, Sydney, N.S.W., C1

journal
2005

Corporate governance failure and its impact on National Australia Bank's performance

Mrs Dianne Thomson, Dr Ameeta Jain

(2005), pp. 1-34, EABR 2005 : European Applied Business Reserach Conference, Santorini Island, Greece, E1

conference

Regional innovation systems in the city of Casey: prospective evaluation

Dr Ameeta Jain

(2005), pp. 1-16, Proceedings of Second International Business Research Conference, Melbourne, Vic., E1

conference

Ecotourism in Costa Rica: an economic framework of analysis

Jerry Courvisanos, Dr Ameeta Jain

(2005), pp. 1-7, Fourth National Conference on Tourism Futures : investing for growth, Brisbane, Qld., E1

conference

Grants

Industry and Other Funding

Bank Reputation: Why is there a discrepancy between customer satisfaction and community satisfaction?

Mrs Dianne Thomson, Dr Ameeta Jain

  • 2013: $9,090

SMSFs: What is the real cost?

A/Prof Adrian Raftery, Dr Ameeta Jain

  • 2014: $4,100

Supervisions

Data will be available in 2017