Staff profile - Shuddha Rafiq

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Dr Shuddha Rafiq

Position: Lecturer
Faculty or Division: Faculty of Business and Law
Department: BL Deakin Business School
Campus: Melbourne Burwood Campus
Phone: +61 3 924 46272 +61 3 924 46272
Email: srafiq@deakin.edu.au

Biography

Biography summary


 


Qualifications

  • Doctor of Philosophy, Curtin University, 2009
  • GCHE Exempt, Deakin University, 2014


Affiliations

  • American Economic Association
  • International Association for Energy Economics (IAEE)
  • Australian Agricultural and Resource Economics Society
  • Economic Society of Australia


Personal website

https://scholar.google.com.au/citations?hl=en&user=QUJJnngAAAAJ

Academic

Teaching Interests

  • Economics for Managers
  • Applied Econometrics for Economics and Finance
  • Macroeconomics
  • Econometrics
  • International Trade
  • Corporate finance
  • Financial Econometrics


Subjects and units currently teaching

  • Economics for Managers
  • Applied Econometrics for Economics and Finance
  • Macroeconomics
  • Microeconomics
  • Financial Econometrics
  • Corporate Finance


Awards

Awards and prizes

  • 2012: Highly Commended Paper of 2011 by Emerald Publication.
  • 2010: Early Career Researcher Award, University of Southern Queensland, Australia.
  • 2008: Best Student Paper award in 2nd International Association for Energy Economics (IAEE) Asian Conference, Perth, Western Australia.


Research

Research interests

  • Applied Economics
  • Energy Economics
  • Agriculture and Resources Economics
  • Commodity Market
  • International Trade
  • Climate Change


Research grants

  • 2015: Deakin University Central Research Grant.
  • 2010: Early Career Researcher Grant, University of Southern Queensland, Australia.


Publications

Publications

Some of my recent publications are listed below :

(a) Rafiq, S., Nielsen, I., and Salim, R. 2016. ‘Urbanization, openness, emissions and energy intensity: A study of increasingly urbanized emerging economies,’ Energy Economics, Volume 56, pp. 20-28 [ABDC Rank: A*].

(b) Rafiq, S., Sgro, P., and Apergis, N. 2016. ‘Asymmetric oil shocks and external balances of major oil exporting and importing countries,’ Energy Economics, Volume 56, pp. 42-50 [ABDC Rank: A*].

(c) Rafiq, S., Salim, R. and Smyth, R. 2016, ‘The moderating role of firm age in the relationship between R&D expenditure and financial performance: Evidence from Chinese and US mining firms,’ Economic Modelling, Volume 56, 122-132 [ABDC Rank: A].

(d) Rafiq, S., Salim, R. A. and Apergis, N. 2015, ‘Agriculture, trade openness and CO2 emissions: Evidence from linear and nonlinear panel estimations,’ Australian Agricultural and Resource Economics, Volume 59, pp. 1–18 [ABDC Rank: A].

(e) Bloch, H., Rafiq, S. and Salim, R. A. 2015, ‘Economic growth with coal, oil and renewable energy consumption in China: Prospects for fuel substitution,’ Economic Modelling, Volume 44, pp. 104-115 [ABDC Rank: A].

(f) Bhattacharya, M., Rafiq, S. and Bhattacharya, S. 2015. ‘The Role of Technology on the Dynamics of Coal Consumption-Economic Growth: New Evidence from China,’ Applied Energy, 154, pp. 686–695 [ERA Rank: A].

(g) Munirul, N., Bhattacharya, S., and Rafiq, S. 2015, ‘Mortgage Backed gecurities (MBS): Is it a Curse or a Blessing for Australian Home Loans Market?’ Australian Economic Papers, 54(2), pp. 63–134.

(h) Rafiq, S., Bloch, H., and Salim, R. A. 2014, ‘Determinants of renewable energy adoption in China and India: A comparative analysis,’ Applied Economics, Volume 46(22), pp. 2700-2710 [ABDC Rank: A].

(i) Rafiq, S., and Salim, R. A. 2014, ‘Does oil price volatility matter for Asian emerging economies?’ Economic Analysis and Policy, Volume 44(4), pp. 417-441.

(j) Salim, R. A. and Rafiq, S. 2012, ‘Why do some emerging economies proactively accelerate the adoption of renewable energy?’ Energy Economics, Volume 34, Issue 4, pp. 1051-1057 [ABDC Rank: A*].

(k) Bloch, H., Rafiq, S., and Salim, R. A. 2012, ‘Coal consumption, CO2 emission and economic growth in China: Empirical evidence and policy responses,’ Energy Economics, Volume 34, Issue 2, pp. 518-528 [ABDC Rank: A*].

(l) Rafiq, S. and Salim, R. A. 2011, ‘The linkage between energy consumption and income: A multivariate cointegration analysis in six emerging economies of Asia,’ International Journal of Emerging Markets, Volume 6, Issue 1, pp. 50-73 [This paper has been chosen as The Highly Commended Paper of 2011 by Emerald Publication].

(m) Rafiq, S. and Salim. R. A. 2009. ‘Temporal causality between energy consumption and income in six Asian emerging countries,’ Applied Economics Quarterly, Vol. 55, Issue. 4, 335-350.

(n) Rafiq, S., Salim, R. A. and Bloch, H. 2009, ‘Impact of crude oil price volatility on economic activities: An empirical investigation in the Thai economy,’ Resources Policy, Vol. 34(3), pp. 121-132.

(o) Rafiq, S., Ruhul A. and Hassan, AFM. K. 2008, ‘Causality and dynamics of energy consumption and output: Evidence from non-OECD Asian countries,’ Journal of Economic Development, Vol. 33(2), pp. 1-26.


Link to publications

https://www.deakin.edu.au/apps/research/find-a-researcher/77710/Dr-Shuddhasattwa-Rafiq


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