Dr Huson Ali Ahmed

STAFF PROFILE

Position

Senior Lecturer

Faculty

Faculty of Business and Law

Department

BL Deakin Business School

Campus

Geelong Waterfront Campus

Qualifications

Bachelor of Business Administration, Intl Islamic Univ.Malaysia, 1994
Master of Business Administration, University of Science Malaysia, 1995
Doctor of Philosophy, University Putra Malaysia, 2000
GCHE Exempt, Deakin University, 2012

Contact

Research interests

Oil price volatility and Macroeconomic activities, Asseet Pricing, Momentum and Contrarian based trading Strategies, Portfolio modelling and hedging, Return Predictability

Teaching interests

Equity and Investment Analysis, Corporate finance, Money and Capital Markets, Fundamentals of Finance, Financial Modelling

Units taught

Equity and Investment Analysis, Corporate finance, Money and Capital Markets, Fundamentals of Finance

Conferences

Huson, A. J. and Mokhtarul, W. (2011) The role of oil price shock on macroeconomic activities : an SVAR approach to Malaysian economy and monetary responses, in unknown (ed.), ICAE 2011 : Proceedings of International Conference on Applied Energy, pp. 605-618, ACAE, Perugia, Italy
 

Paresh, N.K., Huson, A.J, and Seema, N.K (2012) Can investors gain by investing in certain sectors: Evidence from US. Global Finance Conference, Chicago, US. GFC, 2012
 

Huson A. J. (2008) The Impact of Financing Decision, Dividend Policy and Corporate Ownership on Firm Performance at Presence or Absence of Growth Opportunity: A Panel Data Approach, Evidence from Kuala Lumpur Stock Exchange” paper Accepted at 21st Australasian Finance and Banking conference, 16-18 December 2008
 

Nazrul A.H, Rubi. A and Huson A.J (2008),”Ownership Structure and Corporate Performance: A Comparative Analysis of Government Linked and Non-government Linked Companies from Bursa Malaysia” Paper Accepted for presentation at 21st Australasian Finance and Banking conference, 16-18 December 2008
 

Huson.  A. J (2006), Malaysia Unit Trust Performance: Selectivity, Market Timing and Diversification: Comparative Analysis of  Single and Multi Index Model “Proceeding of Third International Business Research Conference” held in Melbourne, Australia on 20-23 Nov, 2006: ISBN:0-646-46759-X

Huson, A. J (2003). Trading Activities and Cross-sectional Variation in Stock Expected return: Evidence from Kuala Lumpur Stock Exchange 16th Australasian Finance and Banking Conference. ... 16th Australasian Finance and Banking Conference. 17-19 December 2003.
 

Huson, A. J (2003), " Corporate Governance Structure and Firms Performance: Empirical Evidence: 16th Australasian Finance and Banking Conference. 17-19 December 2003 .
 

Huson, A. J, and Nazrul Hisham, " Determinants of Corprate Debt Policy: A test of Pecking Order Hypothesis and Trade-of Theory, Paper presented at Asia Pacific Economics and Business Conference, Pulau Penang, Malaysia. (2004)
 

Huson, A.J, Shamsher, M. and Annuar M N (2002)" Dividend Appearance or Disappearance: Is it earnings or investment Opportunities Matter: Evidence from Kuala Lumpur stock Exchange" Paper presented at Asia Pacific economics and Business Conference, Hilton Hotel Kuching, Malaysia. 2002
 

Shahnaz.I, Ali MAH, Annuar MN and Huson JA (2002), Wealth Effects of Auditor Switch : Evidence from Second Board Companies, Proceedings of Global Competitive Environment on Asian Economics, Business and Society of Asia Pacific Economics and Business Conference, Kuching, Sarawak , 2 (Oct):1042-1049.
Shahnaz.I, Huson J.A, Annuar MN and Ali MAH (2004). Why Malaysian Second Board Companies Switch Auditors : Evidence of Bursa Malaysia , Proceedings of Asian Academic Accounting Association 5th Annual Conference. October 11-13, Bangkok, Thailand.
 

Shahnaz.I, Annuar MN, Ali MAH and Huson JA (2003), Wealth Effects of Auditor Switch During Crisis and Non Crisis Period : The Malaysian Experience”, Proceedings of Asian Academic Accounting Association 4th Annual Conference October 20-21 2003, Seoul Korea :47.
 

Shamsuwadt Zuha, Mohd Ali and Huson  A. J,(2003), " Determinants of Consumers’ Choice of Islamic Financing Products " Paper presented at Islamic banking and Finance conference organized by Monash University Malaysia at Parato, Italy, September,2003

Research groups

Centre for Financial Econometrics

Awards

Teaching Award:

Student’s Choice Award- Best as voted by Students, 2006, Curtin University of Technology Malaysia

Publication Awards:

Authored, the first Best Paper Awards: Malaysia Finance Association (2000)

Nominee for Malaysian Security Commission Award for best Article in Finance, 2000

Co-authored, The Second Best paper Award for Accounting Finance Category at Seminar, Faculty of Economics and Management, FEP 2001

Co-authored, Third best paper award for Accounting Finance Category at Seminar Faculty of Economics and Management, FEP 2001

Co-authored, First best paper, Security commission Awards for Accounting and Finance Category at the Seminar Faculty of Economics and Management, FEP 2001

Authored, the best journal paper, silver Jubilee Award (awarded by UPM press), 2002.

Publications

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2017

Can investors gain from investing in certain sectors?

P Narayan, H Ali Ahmed, S Narayan

(2017), Vol. 48, pp. 160-177, Journal of international financial markets, institutions and money, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

journal

Oil price volatility and sectoral returns uncertainties: evidence from a threshold based approach for the Australian equity market

H Ali Ahmed, I Wadud

(2017), Vol. 51, pp. 329-342, Journal Of developing areas, Nashville, Tenn., C1

journal
2016

Oil price volatility, investment and sectoral responses: the Thai experience

I Wadud, H Ali Ahmed

(2016), Vol. 50, pp. 357-379, Journal of developing areas, Macomb, Ill, C1

journal
2015

Do momentum-based trading strategies work in the commodity futures markets?

P Narayan, H Ali Ahmed, S Narayan

(2015), Vol. 35, pp. 868-891, Journal of Futures Markets, London, Eng., C1

journal

Is the efficient market hypothesis day-of-the-week dependent? Evidence from the banking sector

P Narayan, S Narayan, S Popp, H Ali Ahmed

(2015), Vol. 47, pp. 2359-2378, Applied economics, London, Eng., C1

journal
2014

Permanent and transitory oil volatility and aggregate investment in Malaysia

M Ibrahim, H Ali Ahmed

(2014), Vol. 67, pp. 552-563, Energy policy, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

journal

How profitable is the Indian stock market?

P Narayan, H Ahmed, S Sharma, Prabheesh KP

(2014), Vol. 30, pp. 44-61, Pacific-Basin finance journal, Amsterdam, Netherlands, C1

journal

Importance of skewness in decision making: evidence from the Indian stock exchange

Paresh Narayan, H Ali Ahmed

(2014), Vol. 25, pp. 260-269, Global finance journal, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

journal
2013

Oil price uncertainty, monetary policy and the macroeconomy: the Canadian perspective

O Bashar, I Wadud, H Ahmed

(2013), Vol. 35, pp. 249-259, Economic modelling, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

journal

The relationship between Asian equity and commodity futures markets

K Thuraisamy, S Sharma, H Ali Ahmed

(2013), Vol. 28, pp. 67-75, Journal of Asian economics, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

journal
2012

The transitory and permanent volatility of oil prices : what implications are there for the US industrial production?

H Ahmed, O Bashar, I Wadud

(2012), Vol. 92, pp. 447-455, Applied energy, Oxford, U. K., C1

journal

Monetary policy and the housing market in Australia

I Wadud, O Bashar, H Ali Ahmed

(2012), Vol. 34, pp. 849-863, Journal of policy modelling, Philadelphia, Pa., C1

journal
2011

Market based performance : do ownership structures, or firm policy choice matter?

H Ali Ahmed, H Ali Ahmed, I Wadud, I Wadud

(2011), Vol. 8, pp. 89-95, Corporate ownership & control, Sumy, Ukraine, C1

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An investigation on asset allocation and performance measurement for unit trust funds in Malaysia using multifactor model : a post crisis period analysis

H Ali Ahmed, T Lee, J Shaikh

(2011), Vol. 3, pp. 22-31, International journal of managerial and financial accounting, Olney, England, C1

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Does government linked companies (GLCs) perform better than non-GLCs? Evidence from Malaysian listed companies

N Razak, R Ahmad, H Joher

(2011), Vol. 1, pp. 213-240, Journal of applied finance & banking, Athens, Greece, C1

journal

Role of oil price shocks on macroeconomic activities : an SVAR approach to the Malaysian economy and monetary responses

H Ahmed, I Wadud

(2011), Vol. 39, pp. 8062-8069, Energy policy, Oxford, England, C1

journal
2010

Impact of independent directors and remuneration committee on firm performance? Evidence from Malaysian capital market

H Ali Ahmed

(2010), Vol. 8, pp. 222-225, Corporate ownership & control, Sumy, Ukraine, C1

journal
2009

Comprehensive look at the re-examination of the re-valuation effect of auditor switch and its determinants in Malaysia : a post crises analysis from Bursa Malaysia

H Ali Ahmed, J Shaikh, A Isa

(2009), Vol. 1, pp. 268-291, International journal of managerial and financial accounting, Olney, England, C1

journal

Trading activities and cross-sectional variation in stock expected return : evidence from Kuala Lumpur stock exchange

H Ali Ahmed

(2009), Vol. 2, pp. 29-33, International business research, Toronto, Ont., C1

journal

The equilibrium relations between stock index and bond index: evidence from Bursa Malaysia

H Ali Ahmed

(2009), Vol. 30, pp. 7-17, International research journal of finance and economics, [London, England], C1

journal

Revisiting capital structure theory : a test of pecking order and static order trade-of model from Malaysian capital market

H Ali Ahmed, N Hisham

(2009), Vol. 30, pp. 58-65, International research journal of finance and economics, [London, England], C1

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External monitoring, managerial ownership and form performance in Malaysian capital market: a GMM based panel data approach

H Ali Ahmed, I Wadud

(2009), Vol. 7, pp. 131-137, Corporate ownership & control, Sumy, Ukraine, C1

journal

Managerial ownership concentration and agency conflict using logistic regression approach : evidence from Bursa Malaysia

H Ali Ahmed

(2009), Vol. 1, pp. 1-10, Journal of management research, Las Vegas, Nev., C1-1

journal
2008

Government ownership and performance : analysis of listed companies in Malaysia

N Hisham, R Ahmed, H Ali Ahmed

(2008), Vol. 6, pp. 434-442, Corporate ownership & control, Sumy, Ukraine, C1-1

journal

The impact of financing decision, dividend policy, corporate ownership on firm performance at presence or absence of growth opportunity : a panel data approach, evidence from Kuala Lumpur stock exchange

H Ali Ahmed

(2008), Vol. 6, pp. 485-491, Corporate ownership & control, Sumy, Ukraine, C1-1

journal

Dividend policy choice : do earnings or investment opportunities matter?

H Ali Ahmed, J Shaikh

(2008), Vol. 1, pp. 151-161, Afro-Asian journal of finance and accounting, London, England, C1-1

journal

Why Malaysian second board companies switch auditors : evidence of Bursa Malaysia

S Ismail, H Ali Ahmed, A Md.Nassir, M Abdul Hamid

(2008), Vol. 13, pp. 123-130, International research journal of finance and economics, Vienna, Austria, C1-1

journal
2007

Asymetri recognition of good and bad news at Malaysian capital market

H Ali Ahmed

(2007), pp. 15-20, European journal of economics, finance and administrative sciences, Morrisville, N.C., C1-1

journal

Malaysian unit trust performance : selectivity, market timing and diversification : comparative analysis of single and multi-index models

H Ali Ahmed

(2007), pp. 51-64, European journal of economics, finance and administrative sciences, Morrisville, N.C., C1-1

journal

Asymmetric recognition of good and bad news at Malaysian capital market : a pre and crisis analysis

H Ali Ahmed

(2007), Vol. 9, pp. 15-20, The European journal of economics, finance and administrative sciences, Vienna, Austria, C1-1

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Financing intangibles in Malaysian firms - is there evidence of a pecking order?

S Ramachandra, A Nassir, M Sambasivan, H Ali Ahmed

(2007), Vol. 6, New Zealand journal of applied business research, Christchurch, N.Z., C1-1

journal
2006

Auditor change during listing : effect on IPO premiums

S Mohammed, H Ali Ahmed

(2006), Vol. 2, pp. 73-81, Journal of business case studies, Littleton, Colo., C1-1

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The impact of ownership structure on corporate debt policy : two stage least square simultaneous model approach for post crisis period : evidence from Kuala Lumpur Stock Exchange

H Ali Ahmed, M Ali, Nazrul

(2006), Vol. 5, pp. 51-64, International business & economics research journal, Littleton, Colo., C1-1

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Wealth effect of auditor switch during crisis and non-crisis period : the Malaysian experience

S Ismail, A Nasir, H Ali Ahmed, M Hamid

(2006), Vol. 3, pp. 124-134, European journal of social science, [London, England], C1-1

journal
2005

The relationship between trading volume, volatility and stock market returns : a test of mixed distribution hypothesis for a pre- and post crisis on Kuala Lumpur Stock Exchange

H Ali Ahmed, T Hassan, A Nasir

(2005), Vol. 2, pp. 146-158, Investment management and financial innovations, Sumy, Ukraine, C1-1

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Corporate governance structure and firm performance : empirical evidence from Brusa Malaysia, Kuala Lumper

H Ali Ahmed, M Ali

(2005), Vol. 4, pp. 59-66, International business & economics research journal, Littleton, Colo., C1-1

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2002

The temporal price relationship between the stock index futures and the underlying stock index : evidence from Malaysia

M Abdullah, A Nasir, S Mohamad, H Aliahmed, T Hassan

(2002), Vol. 10, pp. 73-84, Pertanika journal of social science and humanities, Serdang Selangor, Malaysia, C1-1

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Funded Projects at Deakin

No Funded Projects at Deakin found

Supervisions

Associate Supervisor
2014

Dinh Phan

Thesis entitled: Three Essays on Crude Oil and Equity Markets

Doctor of Philosophy, School of Accounting, Economics & Finance