AsPr Harminder Singh

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Position

Associate Professor

Faculty

Faculty of Business and Law

Department

BL Deakin Business School

Campus

Melbourne Burwood Campus

Contact

Biography

Harminder works in the Finance discipline at Deakin University as an Associate Professor. Prior to Deakin, he taught at SGGSC Commerce, University of Delhi. Harminder is currently Director of Master of International Finance (MIF) programme in the school of Accounting Economics and Finance at Deakin University. Harminder has served as coordinator Honours programme, seminar coordinator and discipline coordinator during his tenure at Deakin. His teaching experience includes Equity and Investment Analysis (B.Com), Advanced Investments (Honours), International Finance (MIF), Treasury and Risk Management (MIF). He has been actively involved in supervision of PhD students.

He has published in Financial Review, Journal of International Financial Markets Institutions and Money, Journal of Asset Management, Journal of Multinational Financial Management, Review of Futures Market, International Journal of Managerial Finance, Journal of Asian Economics and International Journal of Business and Economics, amongst others. He has received competitive grants from Institute of Chartered Accountants of Australia, Australian Centre for Financial Studies, and University Grants Commission. Harminder has research interest in Asset Pricing, Behavioural Finance, Asian Financial Markets and Corporate Finance.

On corporate front Harminder has devised and delivered Executive Development Programmes and Faculty Development Programmes to the participants of Baosteel (China), UCO Bank (India), BIDV Bank (Vietnam), HMV (India). His research has appeared in Times of India, Financial Review (Leading Australian Business Newspaper), The Tribune etc.

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Research interests

Asset pricing, Behavioural finance, Asian financial markets, Corporate finance

Affiliations

- Accounting and Finance Association of Australia and New Zealand
- FINSIA, Melbourne Centre for Financial Studies, Australia
- Midwest Finance Association, USA
- Eastern Finance Association, USA

Teaching interests

Teaching interest in Investments, Advanced Investments, Financial Markets and International Finance.

Publications

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2016

Invisible walls: Do psychological barriers really exist in stock index levels?

Sam Alan Woodhouse, A/Prof Harminder Singh, Dr Sukanto Bhattacharya, Prof Kuldeep Kumar

(2016), Vol. 36, pp. 267-278, North American journal of economics and finance, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

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Dividends, leverage, and family ownership in the emerging Indonesian market

Mrs Evy Mulyani, A/Prof Harminder Singh, Dr Sagarika Mishra

(2016), Vol. 43, pp. 16-29, Journal of international financial markets, institutions and money, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

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Information content of directors' trading around acquisitions

Dr Syed Shams, Mr Huu Duong, A/Prof Harminder Singh

(2016), Vol. 38, pp. 177-193, Pacific basin finance journal, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

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Latency reduction and market quality: the case of the Australian Stock Exchange

Hamish John Murray, Thu Phuong Pham, A/Prof Harminder Singh

(2016), Vol. 46, pp. 257-265, International review of financial analysis, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

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2015

Short-term impacts of the cricket match performances on national share markets – a case study of India and Australia

Mr ANDREW VERSTOEP, A/Prof Harminder Singh, Dr Annette Nguyen, Dr Sukanto Bhattacharya

(2015), Vol. 18, pp. 263-274, Sport in society, London, Eng., C1

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Short-term impacts of the cricket match performances on national share markets – a case study of India and Australia

Mr ANDREW VERSTOEP, A/Prof Harminder Singh, Dr Annette Nguyen, Dr Sukanto Bhattacharya

(2015), Vol. 18, pp. 263-274, Sport in society, London, Eng., C1

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2014

Information asymmetry, trade size, and the dynamic volume-return relation: evidence from the Australian securities exchange

Yang Sun, Mr Huu Duong, A/Prof Harminder Singh

(2014), Vol. 49, pp. 539-564, Financial review, Hoboken, N. J., C1

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Trading volume, realized volatility and jumps in the Australian stock market

Mr Hassan Shahzad, Mr Huu Duong, Dr Petko Kalev, A/Prof Harminder Singh

(2014), Vol. 31, pp. 414-430, Journal of international financial markets, institutions & money, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

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The determinants of stock prices : new evidence from the Indian banking sector

Prof Paresh Narayan, Seema Narayan, A/Prof Harminder Singh

(2014), Vol. 50, pp. 5-15, Emerging markets finance & trade, Armonk, N. Y., C1

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2012

Do macro-economic variables explain stock-market returns? Evidence using a semi-parametric approach

Dr Sagarika Mishra, A/Prof Harminder Singh

(2012), Vol. 13, pp. 115-127, Journal of asset management, London, England, C1

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The diversification discount and takeovers : some Australian evidence

Michael Nankervis, A/Prof Harminder Singh

(2012), Vol. 8, pp. 36-57, International journal of managerial finance, Bingley, England, C1

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Does momentum still exist in the Australian stock-market?

Imroze Nandha, A/Prof Harminder Singh, Dr Randy Silvers

(2012), Vol. 11, pp. 89-92, International journal of business and economics, Taichung, Taiwan, C1

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What does volume reveal : a study of the Indian single stock futures market

R. A. Martins, A/Prof Harminder Singh, Dr Sukanto Bhattacharya

(2012), Vol. 11, pp. 409-419, Indian journal of economics and business, New Delhi, India, C1

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The impact of switching costs on the decision to retain or replace IT outsourcing vendors

Sean van Deventer, A/Prof Harminder Singh

(2012), pp. 1-9, ACIS 2012 : Location, location, location : Proceedings of the 23rd Australasian Conference on Information Systems 2012, Geelong, Vic., E1-1

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2011

Optimal hedge ration with moving least squares - an empirical study using Indian single stock futures data

Dr Sukanto Bhattacharya, A/Prof Harminder Singh, Renato M. Alas

(2011), pp. 98-111, International research journal of finance and economics, Leicestershire, U. K., C1

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An analysis of trading in target stocks before successful takeover announcements

Marcus Clements, A/Prof Harminder Singh

(2011), Vol. 21, pp. 1-17, Journal of multinational financial managment, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

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Herding behaviour in the Chinese and Indian stock markets

Paulo Lao, A/Prof Harminder Singh

(2011), Vol. 22, pp. 495-506, Journal of Asian economics, Amsterdam, Netherlands, C1

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2010

Efficiency and unbiasedness in the Indian stock index futures market

Dr Prasad Bhattacharya, A/Prof Harminder Singh

(2010), Vol. 18, pp. 239-263, Review of futures markets, Washington, DC, C1

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What factors drive takeovers in Australia?

Joshua Porter, A/Prof Harminder Singh

(2010), Vol. 9, pp. 87-103, International journal of business and economics, Taichung, Taiwan, C1

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2009

A comparative study of banking in China and India, non-performing loans and the level playing field

Dr Daya Shanker, Dr Mokhtarul Wadud, A/Prof Harminder Singh

(2009), Vol. 57, pp. 1-21, Indian economic journal, Bombay, India, C1

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Do macroeconomic variables explain stock market returns: Some evidence using a semi-parametric approach

Dr Sagarika Mishra, A/Prof Harminder Singh

(2009), pp. -, "Value Creation and Management : Vision for 2010" : The 17th Annual Conference on PBFEAM and The 3rd International Conference on Business in Asia (iCBA), Bangkok, Thailand, E1

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2008

The information content of directors' trades: empirical analysis of the Australian market

Lisa Hotson, A/Prof Harminder Singh, Mrs Navjot Singh

(2008), Vol. 5, pp. 122-133, Investment management and financial innovations, Sumy, Ukraine, C1

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2007

Time varying hedge ratios : an application to the Indian stock futures market

Dr Prasad Bhattacharya, A/Prof Harminder Singh, Prof Gerard Gannon

(2007), Vol. 16, pp. 75-104, Review of futures markets, Kent, Ohio, C1

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2006

Merger announcements and insider trading activity in India: an empirical investigation

Manish Agarwal, A/Prof Harminder Singh

(2006), Vol. 3, pp. 140-154, Investment management & financial innovations, Sumy, Ukraine, C1

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Time-varying hedge ratios: an application to the Indian stock futures market

Dr Prasad Bhattacharya, A/Prof Harminder Singh, Prof Gerard Gannon

(2006), pp. -, Econometric Society Australasian Meetings Papers, Alice Springs, N.T., E1

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2005

On the extent of speculative activity in the Indian stock market during badla and post-badla period

A/Prof Harminder Singh, Vijaya B Marisetty

(2005), Vol. 11, pp. 5-15, ICFAI journal of applied finance, India, C1

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