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Dr Michael Cohen

STAFF PROFILE

Position

Senior Lecturer

Faculty

Faculty of Business and Law

Department

BL Deakin Business School

Campus

Melbourne Burwood Campus

Contact

michael.cohen@deakin.edu.au
+61 3 924 45441

Research interests

  • The structuring of investment assets to meet the needs of retirees (Superannuation, insurance products and other investment structures)
  • The application of behavioural finance in understanding the motivations that determine the accumulation of retirement assets
  • Methods of risk reduction and the reallocation of risk for retirees.
  • The quantification of risk and return for non-liquid businesses and business assets
  • The dynamics aspects of the firm (firm demographics)
  • The characteristics of the assets, with special emphasis on the valuation of intangible corporate assets

Teaching interests

  • Leadership
  • Quantitative Techniques

Publications

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2018

Conviction function? A new decision paradigm for personal financial risk management in the face of large exogenous shocks

M Cohen, M Nabin, S Bhattacharya, K Kumar

(2018), Vol. 8, pp. 918-934, Theoretical economics letters, Wuhan, China, C1

journal
2017

Tacit knowledge and intra-firm teams: reaping the benefits of co-operation in a networked world

M Cohen, S Bhattacharya

(2017), pp. 151-173, Human capital and assets in the networked world, Bingley, Eng., B1

chapter

Student engagement in postgraduate education: using game theory to improve results

M Cohen, S Bhattacharya, M Nabin, S Rafiq

(2017), Vol. 2, pp. 1-15, Postgraduate education in higher education, Singapore, B1

chapter
2016

Rise of the machines: a critical consideration of automated leadership decision making in organizations

K Parry, M Cohen, S Bhattacharya

(2016), Vol. 41, pp. 571-594, Group & organization management, London, Eng., C1

journal

Peer mentoring in higher education and the development of leadership skills in mentors

M Cohen, A North-Samardzic

(2016), pp. 273-288, Integrating curricular and co-curricular endeavours to enhance student outcomes, Bingley, Eng., B1

chapter
2015

Threshold concepts and the semantic web

S Bhattacharya, M Cohen

(2015), pp. 157-172, Emerging Web 3.0/semantic web applications in higher education : growing personalization and wider interconnections in learning, Charlotte, N.C., B1

chapter

Asymmetric risk and return: evidence from the Australian Stock Exchange

M Vo, M Cohen, T Boulter

(2015), Vol. 35, pp. 558-573, Pacific basin finance journal, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

journal
2014

Superannuation retirement balances: A surprising outcome

M Cohen

(2014), Vol. 33, pp. E41-E45, Australasian Journal on Ageing, Richmond, Vic., C1

journal

Collective performance: modeling the interaction of habit-based actions

M Cohen, D Levinthal, M Warglien

(2014), Vol. 23, pp. 329-360, Industrial and Corporate Change, United Kingdom, C1-1

journal
2009

Estimating the equity risk premium for economies in the Asian region

M Cohen

(2009), Vol. 1, pp. 23-33, Asian journal of finance & accounting, Las Vegas, Nevada, C1-1

journal

Funded Projects at Deakin

No Funded Projects at Deakin found

Supervisions

Principal Supervisor
2015

Thuto Mahlanza

Thesis entitled: Factors Influencing Retirement Savings Intentions in Botswana

Doctor of Business Administration, Department of Management