Team members

My current research areas in Finance include Return Predictability, Testing for Market Efficiency, Capital Market Integration, and Realised Beta and Volatility Estimation.

Jae H. (Paul) Kim, College of Arts, Social Sciences and Commerce

Prof Balasingham Balachandran joined La Trobe University in 2009. He gained his Masters degree in Accounting and Finance and PhD in Finance from University of Birmingham, UK.

Balasingham Balachandran, College of Arts, Social Sciences and Commerce

Dr Hayat Khan graduated with a PhD from the University of Melbourne in April 2006. His research interests includes Financial and Economic Theory in general and economics of agents with social preferences and Islamic economics/finance in par

Hayat Khan, College of Arts, Social Sciences and Commerce

Islamic Finance, Risk Management, Eonometrician and Applied Statistics - Interested to do consulting, training and postgraduate supervision in these areas.

M. Ishaq Bhatti, College of Arts, Social Sciences and Commerce

Jing Zhao joined the School of Economics and Finance, La Trobe University in July 2010. She completed her PhD degree at the Chinese University of Hong Kong in 2010.

Jing Zhao, College of Arts, Social Sciences and Commerce

Weifang (Angela) Lou joined La Trobe University in 2009. Her research lies in the area of empirical IO in investigating the economic behaviour of consumers, firms and industries.

Weifang (Angela) Lou, College of Arts, Social Sciences and Commerce

Finding a supervisor

One of the most important aspects of your research study will be finding a supervisor in Areas of study.

Dr Doureige Jurdi is a Lecturer in Finance at LBS. Dr Jurdi’s research interests are mainly in the areas of empirical asset pricing, financial econometrics, market microstructure and corporate finance.

Doureige Jurdi, College of Arts, Social Sciences and Commerce