Accounting, Economics and Finance Seminar Program

Trimester 1, 2014

Accounting Convenor: Dr Hong Ang
Economics Convenors: Dr Debdulal Mallick and Dr Ching-Jen Sun
Finance Convenors: Dr Michael Chng and Dr Xinwei Zheng
Macroeconomics Convenors: Dr Cong Pham and Dr Pedro Gomis Porqueras
CFE Convenor: Dr Sagarika Mishra
Interdisciplinary Burwood Convenor: Dr Sagarika Mishra
Interdisciplinary Geelong Convenor: Dr Ikm Mokhtarul Wadud
VMP BL General 1: 52236921@vidconf.deakin.edu.au
VMP BL AEF: 52254600@vidconf.deakin.edu.au

Please note: Only Accounting, Economics and Finance staff have access to the links to the papers for the seminars.

Past seminars

Date/Time

Room

VMP

Discipline Presenter Topic
April
14 Apr
12:00-2:00pm

B-LB5.208

BL AEF

Accounting Professor Keith Houghton
Swinburne University
Director Networking: The Effect on Audit Fees of Clients with Director-Auditor Interlocks [627KB PDF]
16 Apr
4:00-5:30pm
B-LB3.323 Economics Dr. Shuddhasattwa Rafiq
Deakin Graduate School of Buisness
Economic growth with coal and oil consumption in China: Prospects for fuel substitution [283KB PDF]
17 Apr
3:00-4:00pm

B-LB3.210

BL AEF

Macroeconomics Dr Laura Puzzello
Monash University
Winners and Losers from the Euro [314KB PDF]
17 Apr
11:30-1.00pm

B-LB3.210

BL AEF

Finance Dr Marco Navone
UTS Business School
Why do financial analysts strive to be irrelevant?
28 Apr
10:00-12:00pm
B-LB3.210 Finance Professor Reena Aggarwal
Georgetown University
Influence of Public Opinion on Investor Voting and Proxy Advisors [245KB PDF]
30 Apr
4:00-5:30pm
B-LB3.323 Economics Professor Richard Holden
UNSW
Theory
May
02 May
11:15-12:15pm
F-AD3.119

 

Geelong Interdisciplinary Dr Helen Scarborough
Deakin University
Value and equity framework for climate adaptation: coastal caravan and camping parks case study
02 May
4:00-5:30pm

B-LB3.210

BL AEF

Inter-disciplinary Professor Ronald Ratti
University of Western Sydney
Commodity Prices and BRIC and G3 Liquidity: A SFAVEC Approach [804KB PDF]
07 May
4:00-5:30pm
B-LB3.323 Economics Dr Kevin Staub
Melbourne University
Applied econometrics, labor, health, well-being, international trade
08 May
3:00-4:00pm

B-LB3.210

BL AEF

Macroeconomics Dr. Kei Kawakami
Melbourne University
Excessive Trading: A Role of Dynamic Information Aggregation by Local Learning
09 May
3:00-4:00pm

B-LB3.210

BL AEF

Accounting Brown bag SME Cluster Research Meeting
14 May
4:00-5:30pm
B-LB3.323 Economics Assoc Prof Heiko Gerlach
University of Queesnland
Industrial Organization, Competition Policy, Law and Economics
15 May
11:30-1.00pm

B-LB3.210

BL AEF

Finance Prof Chandrasekhar Krishnamurti
University of Southern Queensland
Accelerated Equity Offers: The Role of Internal and External Certification Mechanisms
16 May
11:15-12:15pm
F-AD3.119

 

Geelong Interdisciplinary Qile Tan
Deakin University
 
16 May
12:00-2:00pm

B-LB3.210

BL AEF

Accounting Professor Neil Fargher
Australian National University
Whistle-blowing on Financial Misconduct: When Do Companies Retaliate Against Whistle-blowers?
21 May
4:00-5:30pm
B-LB3.323 Economics Assoc Prof Buly Cardak
La Trobe University
Graduates, Dropouts and Slow Finishers: The Effects of Credit Constraints on University Outcomes
22 May
11:30-1.00pm

B-LB3.210

BL AEF

Finance Dr Wenying Yao
University of Tasmania
Continuous and Jump Betas: Applications for Portfolio Management
28 May
4:00-5:30pm
B-LB3.323 Economics Dr Liang Choon Wang
Monash University
Applied micro, development economics, education, experiments, health economics, labor economics, and public economics.
29 May
11:30-1.00pm

B-LB3.210

BL AEF

Finance Professor Gary Tian
University of Wollongong
Social capital and bank lending decisions
30 May
11:15-12:15pm
F-AD3.119

 

Geelong Interdisciplinary Dr Hao Jia
Deakin University
Optimal Seeding Schemes
30 May
12:00-2:00pm

B-LB3.210

BL AEF

Accounting Rhonda Ryan and Vincent Bicudo de Castro
Deakin University
 
June
05 June
11:30-1.00pm

B-LB3.210

 

Finance Dr Ning Gong
University of Melbourne
CEO Power and Mergers and Acquisitions
12 June
3:00-4:00pm

B-LB3.210

 

Macroeconomics Professor Eric Leeper
Indiana University, visiting Monash University
 
13 June
12:00-2:00pm

B-LB3.210

 

Accounting Michael Tse
Deakin University
 
Past 2014 Seminars
12 Feb
4:00-5:30pm

B-LB3.210

 

Economics Rushidan Islam Rahman
Bangladesh Institute of Development Studies
Children's Employment and Schooling in Bangladesh: Determinants and Challenges
21 Feb
10:30-12:00pm

B-LB3.210

BL AEF

CFE Siroos Khademalomoom
Deakin University
Intraday Dynamics of Foreign Exchange Market
28 Feb
12:00-2:00pm

B-LB3.301

BL AEF

Accounting Elka Johansson
Deakin University
The cost and benefits of annual reporting by Australian Charities
March
05 Mar
4:00-5:30pm
B-LB3.210

BL AEF

Inter-disciplinary Professor Douglas Hibbs
Economic Voting in US Presidential and Congressional Elections: What Impact Rising Inequality?
11 Mar
3:00-4:00pm
B-LB3.210

BL AEF

Macroeconomics

Dr. Horag Choi
Monash University

Trade Adjustment Dynamics and the Welfare Gains from Trade [506KB PDF]
12 Mar
4:00-5:30pm
B-LB3.210

 

Economics Martin Paldam
Aarhus University
Simulating Publication Bias
13 Mar
11:30-1:00pm
B-LB5.208

BL General 1

Finance Dr Yangyang Chen
Monash University
The Dark Side of Liquid Market: Stock Liquidity and Stock Price Crash Risk [598KB PDF]
14 Mar
11:15-12:15pm
F-AD3.119

 

Geelong Interdisciplinary Dr Huson Joher Ali Ahmed
Deakin University
Predictability of asset return using technical trading indicators and optimum investment: Evidence form Australian Equity Sectors
19 Mar
4:00-5:30pm
B-LB3.210

 

Economics Prof Gary Magee
Monash University
The Prisoner's Dilemma: An (Un) natural Experiment from Nazi Germany [474KB PDF]
21 Mar
12:00-2:00pm
B-LB3.210

BL AEF

Accounting Professor Alan Sangster
Griffith University
Publishing characteristics, geographic dispersion and research traditions of recent international Accounting Education research [573KB PDF]
26 Mar
4:00-5:30pm
B-LB3.210

 

Economics Professor Joanna Poyago-Theotoky
La Trobe University

The Schumpeterian hypothesis and 'green technology'

26 Mar
4:00-5.30pm

B-LB5.208

BL General 2
CFE Prof Ghon Rhee
University of Hawaii Shidler College of Business
Stock Liquidity and the Value of Cash Holdings [256KB PDF]
27 Mar
11:30-1.00pm

B-LB3.210

BL AEF

Finance Vuong Thao Tran
Deakin University
Capital, Liquidity creation and the trade-off on bank profitability
28 Mar
11:15-12:15pm
F-AD3.310

 

Geelong Interdisciplinary Professor Pedro Gomis Porqueras
Deakin University
Breaking the Curse of Kareken and Wallace
28 Mar
4:00-5.30pm

B-LB3.210

BL General 1

CFE Arturas Juodis
University of Amsterdam
Linear Pseudo Panel Data Models with Cross-sectional Dependence:
Searching for Unobserved Determinants of Youth Unemployment
April
02 Apr
4:00-5:30pm
B-LB3.323 Economics Prof Zhong Zhao
Renmin University
Labor economics, Health economics, Economics of economics
03 Apr
3:00-4:00pm

B-LB3.210

BL AEF

Macroeconomics Dr Peter Jonson
Honorary at Melbourne University, and RMIT University
Asset inflation and monetary policy
04 Apr
10:30-12:00pm

B-LB3.210

BL AEF

CFE Dr Kam Chan
The University of Queensland
Cyclical Versus Defensive Industry Reactions to Macroeconomic News Announcements [2MB]
04 Apr
12:00-2:00pm

B-LB3.210

BL AEF

Accounting Luckmika Perera
Deakin University
The Relationship between Mandatory and Voluntary Environmental Disclosure
09 Apr
4:00-5:30pm
B-LB3.323 Economics Dr Timothy Kam
ANU
Macroeconomic Theory
10 Apr
11:30-1.00pm

B-LB3.210

BL AEF

Finance Dr Adrian Lee
University of Technology, Sydney
The Influence of Individual Investors on Ex-Dividend Day Returns [283KB PDF]
11 Apr
11:15-12:15pm
F-AD3.119

 

Geelong Interdisciplinary Dr Mokhtarul Wadud
Deakin University
Productivity Growth and Technical Efficiency in Bangladesh Banking Industry

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