Staff listing

Find out more about staff members at Deakin Business School's Department of Economics. Here you can see staff profiles, link through to their publications and get in touch.


Department Head
Professor Pasquale Sgro

Director of Research
Associate Professor Debdulal Mallick

Director of HDR/PhD program
Dr Aaron Nicholas

Director of Teaching
Dr Samarth Vaidya

Director of International
Dr Munirul Nabin


Associate Professors

Senior Lecturers


Professorial Fellows

Research Fellow

Administrative staff


P = Principal
A = Associate
E = External

NamePhD topicSupervisor
Mostafa KamalInflation Dynamics, Monetary Policy Framework and Productivity Response to shocks in Emerging National EconomiesDr Mokhtarul Wadud (P)

Prof Pedro Gomis Porqueras (A)
Meghna GhoshDistributional Consequences of the Implementation of Value Added Tax (VAT) in IndiaProf Mehmet Ulubasoglu (P)

A/Prof Debdulal Mallick (A)
Surjasama LahiriReading Fine PrintDr Aaron Nicholas (P)

Dr Ching-Jen Sun (A)
My Trang TranExporting behaviour and market power of forms in vietnameProf Pasquale Sgro (P)

Dr Xuan Nguyen (A)
Chakrawarthige Atonette Shana FernandoHeterogeneous commercial bank decisions and monetary policy transmissionProf Pedro Gomis Porqueras (P)

Dr Omar Bashar (A)

Dr Wenying Yao (A)
Merve KucukSplitting the cost of climate changeProf Mehmet Ulubasoglu (P)

Dr Mokhtarul Wadud (A)
Panagiotis SotirakopoulosConnection between child care availability maternal employment and children's development Dr Cahit Guven (P)

Dr Ha Vu (A)
Xing XuExports of Low-carbon Goods to Achieve INDCs: China's Export Potential and ConstraintsProf Pasquale Sgro (P)

Dr Xuan Nguyen (A)
Bo YuMilitary expenditure and economic growthDr Prasad Bhattacharya (P)

Dr Samarth Vaidya (A)