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Dr Mokhtarul Wadud

STAFF PROFILE

Position

Senior Lecturer

Faculty

Faculty of Business and Law

Department

BL Deakin Business School

Campus

Geelong Waterfront Campus

Qualifications

Graduate Certificate of Higher Education, Deakin University, 2005
Doctor of Philosophy, University of Wollongong, 2001
Bachelor of Arts (Economics), , 1989

Biography

Dr Mokhtarul Wadud is a Senior Lecturer in the Department of Economics in Deakin Business School. Mohktarul has been teaching at Deakin University since 2004. He worked at Monash University in Malaysia from 2001 to 2004. Mohktarul completed his Bachelor’s and Master’s in economics from the University of Rajshahi in Bangladesh and served as a lecturer and assistant professor from 1991 to 1995. He completed his PhD in Economics at the University of Wollongong in 2001.  

Mokhtarul has published in a number of reputable journals including Economic Modelling, Journal of Policy Modelling, Australian Journal of Agricultural and Resource Economics, Applied Energy, Energy Policy and Australian Economic Papers; and encompassing areas of productivity, applied econometric modelling, banking efficiency, oil price and housing price volatility. He was awarded Vice Chancellor’s gold medals for academic excellence for both his courses at the University of Rajshahi, Bangladesh.

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Research interests

  • Productivity and Efficiency Analysis
  • Production Economics
  • Energy and Resource Economics
  • Time Series Econometric Modelling
  • Development Economics

Affiliations

  • Professional, The Economic Society of Australia.

Teaching interests

  • Business and Financial Forecasting
  • Analytical Methods in Economics and Finance
  • Microeconomics
  • Public Finance and Economics

Units taught

  • MAE101 - Economic Principles
  • MAE256 - Analytical Methods in Economics & Finance
  • MAE301 - Choice, Strategies & Dilemmas
  • MAE304 - Labour & Health Economics
  • MAE305 - Energy, Environment & Development

Professional activities

Awards

  • Contribution to Education-Academic Excellence/ professional achievement recognition Award, Australia Bangladesh Association, Victoria, 2016.
  • Best Paper Award, Organising Committee - European Academic Conference, Barcelona, Spain., 2011.
  • Certificate of Recognition, awarded by the Interim Head of School (Prof. Barry Cooper), For development and delivery of a new unit in Economics, School of Accounting, Economics and Finance, 2011.
  • International Postgraduate research scholarship and University Postgraduate Award, University of Wollongong, 1997.
  • Vice-Chancellor's Gold Medals for Academic Excellence, University of Rajshahi, 1991.
  • Vice-Chancellor's Gold Medals for Academic Excellence, University of Rajshahi, 1990.

Projects

  • Dwelling prices in Australia: Evidence from Panel data of Major Australian Cities’
  • ‘Productivity Growth in the Banking Sector in Bangladesh’
  • ‘Oil Price Volatility, Investment and Sectoral Responses: The Thai Experience’, Under review in Journal of Developing Areas- in Revise and resubmit state
  • ‘Oil Price Volatility and Sectoral Returns Uncertainties: Evidence from a Threshold Based Approach for the Australian Equity Market’- Project completed
  • How Vulnerable are commercial banks to macroeconomic shocks? The Case of Bangladesh- project completed

Publications

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2017

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

Food demand elasticities for Australia

M Ulubasoglu, D Mallick, M Wadud, P Hone, H Haszler

(2016), Vol. 60, pp. 177-195, Australian journal of agricultural and resource economics, London, Eng., C1

journal

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
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
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

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
2009

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

Dynamic comparative advantage and industry characteristics as basis for trade in textiles and clothing

I Wadud, W Yasmeen

(2009), Vol. 7, pp. 477-491, Corporate ownership & control, Sumy, Ukraine, C1

journal

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

D Shanker, M Wadud, H Singh

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

journal
2007

Productivity Growth and Efficiency Change in Malaysian Manufacturing: Recent Evidence from Disaggregated Data

I Wadud

(2007), Geelong, Vic., E1

conference

Sources of productivity growth in Australian textile and clothing firms

M Wadud

(2007), Vol. 46, pp. 254-281, Australian economic papers, Carlton, Vic., C1

journal

A cross country analysis of dynamics in comparative advantage and trade patterns in textiles and clothing

M Wadud

(2007), Vol. 5, pp. 1-22, Labuan bulletin of internaitonal business and finance, Malaysia, C1

journal
2006

Productivity growth, efficiency change and technical progress : Australian private sector industries

M Wadud, S Paul

(2006), Vol. 54, pp. 145-166, Indian economic journal, Bombay, India, C1

journal
2005

Sources of productivity growth in Australian textile and clothing firms

M Wadud

(2005), pp. 1-28, ACE 05 : Proceedings of the Australian conference of economists 2005, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, E1

conference

Institutional economics approach to irrigation management with special reference to developing countries

G Herath, I Wadud

(2005), pp. 1-13, COE/JEPA Joint International Conference : The 4th International Conference of the Japan Economic Policy Association, Program, abstracts and full papers (excluding COE plenary and special sessions) and program : Towards a new economic paradigm, declining p, Kobe, Japan, E1

conference

Reassessing Grameen Bank's micro credit programme for poverty alleviation in bangladesh : a new perspective

I Wadud, G Herath

(2005), pp. 1-13, COE/JEPA Joint International Conference : The 4th International Conference of the Japan Economic Policy Association, Program, abstracts and full papers (excluding COE plenary and special sessions) and program : Towards a new economic paradigm, declining p, Kobe, Japan, E1

conference
2004

Technical efficiency in Australian textile and clothing firms: evidence from the business longitudinal survey

I Wadud

(2004), Vol. 43, pp. 357-378, Australian economic papers, Adelaide, S. Aust., C1

journal

Technical and scale efficiency of Islamic banking operations in Malaysia: an empirical investigation with a longitudinal perspective

V Batchelor, I Wadud

(2004), Vol. 2, pp. 51-69, Labuan bulletin of international business & finance, Labuan, Malaysia, C1

journal

Competitiveness and returns to scale in Bangladeshi banking industry : a closer look into profitability of Islamic banking

I Wadud, W Yasmeen

(2004), pp. 11-30, Islamic banking : an international perspective, Serdang, Malaysia, B1-1

chapter
2003

The impact of liberalisation on the competitiveness in the Australian clothing industry : an empirical study

I Wadud, M Nair

(2003), Vol. 20, pp. 325-334, International journal of management, Geelong, Vic., C1-1

journal

Competitiveness and returns to scale in Banghladeshi banking industry : with a closer look into profitability of Islamic banking

W Yasmeen, M Wadud

(2003), Proceedings of the 2003 International Islamic Banking Conference, Prato, Italy, E1-1

conference

The efficiencies in Malaysian islamic banking operations : an empirical appraisal

V Batchelor, M Wadud

(2003), Proceedings of the 2003 International Islamic Banking Conference, Prato, Italy, E1-1

conference

Funded Projects at Deakin

Australian Competitive Grants

Australian Domestic Demand Elasticities for Rural Marketing and Policy Analysis

Prof Mehmet Ulubasoglu, A/Prof Debdulal Mallick, Dr Mokhtarul Wadud, Dr Henry Haszler, Dr Phillip Hone, Prof Chris Doucouliagos

RIRDC Grant - Research - Rural Industries Research and Development Corporation

  • 2011: $5,000
  • 2009: $22,478
  • 2008: $20,000
  • 2007: $23,312

Supervisions

Associate Supervisor
2014

Toni Uhomoibhi Aburime

Thesis entitled: CEO TENURE AND OTHER DETERMINANTS OF BANK PERFORMANCE IN NIGERIA

Doctor of Philosophy, School of Accounting, Economics & Finance