Graduates

Note: From 2019 onwards, this list will include all PhD in Economics graduates from the Crawford School of Public Policy (under the newly-expanded Arndt-Corden Department of Economics).

2018

  • Nguyen Thi Minh Hieu Chair of Panel: Professor Raghbendra Jha)
    Research topic: Human capital: Parental aspirations, ethnic differences and crime

  • Sadia Afrin (Chair of Panel: Professor Raghbendra Jha)
    Research topic: Monetary policy transmission mechanism, financial frictions in closed and open economy DSGE models

  • Kimlong Chheng (Chair of Panel: Professor Budy Resosudarmo)
    Research topic: Food insecurity in developing economies: Cambodian and International evidence

2017

  • Rohan Best (Chair of Panel: Dr P Burke)
    Research topic: Energy and economic development: Underlying macroeconomic and institutional factors

  • Omer Majeed (Chair of Panel: Prof PC Athukorala)
    Research topic: Trade policy and production fragmentation

  • Samuel Weldeegzie (Chair of Panel: R Breunig)
    Research topic: Essays on human capital in Ethiopia

2016

  • Lwin Lwin Aung (Chair of Panel: Prof P Warr)
    Research topic: Accounting for consumption inequality in Myanmar: 2004/05-2009/10

  • Matthew McKay (Chair of Panel: Prof PC Athukorala)
    Research topic: Patterns of world trade: An application of network complexity analysis

  • Sirikarn Lertamphainont (Chair of Panel: Dr R Sparrow)
    Research topic: Farm household welfare: The application of weather and disaster shocks in Thailand

  • Thang Tat Vo (Chair of Panel: Prof R Jha)
    Research topic: The relationship between confidence and economic policy in Vietnam

  • Huy Quynh Nguyen (Chair of Panel: Prof P Warr)
    Research topic: Policy reform for smallholder agriculture: an analysis using household data for Vietnam

  • Ryan Edwards (Chair of Panel: Dr P Burke)
    Research topic: Natural resource sectors and human development: International and Indonesian evidence

  • Rajan Krishna Panta (Chair of Panel: Prof PC Athukorala)
    Research topic: Labour migration, migrant remittances and economic development

  • Fadliya (Chair of Panel: Assoc Prof R McLeod)
    Research Topic: Fiscal decentralisation in Indonesia

2015

  • Sitta Rosdaniah (Chair of Panel: Dr R McLeod)
    Research Topic: Nominal and actual objectives of economic policy making in Indonesia

  • Jagath Dissanayake (Chair of Panel: Prof PC Athukorala)
    Research Topic: Three essays on international food prices

  • Ariun-Erdene Bayarjargal (Chair of Panel: Prof R Jha)
    Research Topic: Inequality and economic development

  • Michael Cabalfin (Chair of Panel: Prof H Hill)
    Research Topic: Of milk and honey: Returns to education and migration of Filipinos

2014

  • Delwar Hossain (Chair of Panel: Prof PC Athukorala)
    Research Topic: Essays on capital inflows and economic development

  • Fahad Khan (Chair of Panel: Prof PC Athukorala)
    Research Topic: Three essays on determinants and impact of institutional quality

  • Manoj Kumar Pandey (Chair of Panel: Prof R Jha)
    Research Topic: Essays in the economics of ageing

  • Marcel Schroder (Chair of Panel: Prof PC Athukorala)
    Research Topic: Real exchange rates and foreign assets: three essays

  • Acram Latiph (Chair of Panel: Prof H Hill)
    Research Topic: What’s wrong with Mindanao? The unequal development in the Philippines

  • Kien Trung Nguyen (Chair of Panel: Prof PC Athukorala)
    Research Topic: Economic reforms manufacturing employment and productivi

  • Sitthiroth Rasphone (Chair of Panel: Prof P Warr)
    Research Topic: Marginal benefit incidence of public spending in Laos

  • Nga Thi Thanh Nguyen (Chair of Panel: Prof PC Athukorala)
    Research Topic: Ownership bias and economic transition: Evidence from the manufacturing sector in Vietnam

  • Duc Truong Nguyen (Chair of Panel: Prof R Jha)
    Research Topic: Essays on India’s monetary and fiscal policies and their interrelation

  • Ramesh C Paudel (Chair of panel: Prof PC Athukorala)
    Research Topic: Growth and export performance of developing countries: Is landlockedness destiny?

2013

  • Rahman Abdurohman (Chair of Panel: Assoc Prof B Resosudarmo)
    Research Topic: Countercyclical fiscal policy in Indonesia

2012

  • Hemantha Ekanayake (Chair of Panel: Prof R Jha)
    Research Topic: Essays on Fiscal and Monetary Interdependence

  • Titik Anas (Chair of Panel: Prof H Hill)
    Research Topic: Behind the Boom and Bust of Indonesian Exports

  • Nitin Gupta (Chair of Panel: Prof R Jha)
    Research Topic: Essays on India’s Post-Reform Industrial Performance

  • Andrew Jia Yi Kam (Chair of Panel: Prof H Hill)
    Research topic: Malaysian Industrialisation: Production Fragmentation, Productivity and Technology Spillovers

  • Moekti Soejachmoen (Chair of Panel: Prof H Hill)
    Research topic: Why is Indonesia Left Behind in Global Production Networks

  • Swarnim Wagle (Chair of Panel: Prof PC Athukorala)
    Research Topic: Essays on Policy Reforms in Trade, Investment and Taxation

2011

  • Shuhei Nishitateno (Supervisor: Prof PC Athukorala)
    Research topic: The trend of production fragmentation, its determinants and the impact of the fragmentation on Exchange Rate Pass-Through (ERPT)

  • Ditya Nurdianto (Supervisor: Asso Prof B Resosudarmo)
    Research topic: A General Equilibrium Perspective on Energy and Environmental Policies in ASEAN

  • Raden Muhamad Purnagunawan (Supervisor: Assoc Prof C Manning)
    Research topic: Minimum Wages and Labour Market Outcomes in Decentralised Indonesia

2010

  • Paul Burke (Supervisor: Prof R Jha)
    Research topic: On impacts of economic growth

  • Xin Liu (Supervisor: Prof G Fane)
    Research topic: Testing Alternative Explanations for the Uncovered Interest Parity Anomaly

2009

  • Honge (Cathy) Gong (Supervisor: Prof X Meng)
    Research topic: Financial essays on spatial price differences and income mobility in urban China, 1986-2004

  • Miki Matsui (Supervisor: Assoc Prof C Manning)
    Research topic: Marriage, employment and happiness: The work-life balance of Japanese women

  • Waleerat Suphannachart (Supervisor: Prof P Warr)
    Research topic: Research and productivity in Thailand agriculture

  • Rodrigo Taborda (Supervisor: Prof PC Athukorala)
    Research topic: Structural reforms and industrial adjustment in Columbia

  • Russell Thomson (Supervisor: Prof H Hill, Prof PC Athukorala)
    Research topic: The Determinants of technological innovation

  • Christine Yeo (Supervisor: Prof X Meng)
    Research topic: Three essays on individuals’ responses to welfare reforms in China

  • Dandan Zhang (Supervisor: Prof X Meng)
    Research Topic: Employment, inequality and poverty in China

2008

  • Tu Dang (Supervisor: Prof R Jha)
    Research topic: Choice between exchange rate band and corner solutions with imperfect credibility

  • Machmud, T M Arief (Supervisor: Prof PC Athukorala)
    Research topic: Determinants of inflation in Indonesia: An econometric analysis

  • Sam Hill (Supervisor: Prof PC Athukorala)
    Research topic: Foreign direct investment and economic growth: The role of host country policies

  • Jakrit Ruangkajorn (Supervisor: Prof P Warr)
    Research topic: The determinants of private investment in Thailand

  • Muhammad Nashihin (Supervisor: Prof G Fane)
    Research topic: Poverty incidence in Indonesia, 1987-2002: A utility-consistent approach based on a new survey of regional prices

  • Alberto Posso (Supervisor: Prof PC Athukorala)
    Research topic: Research topic: Outward orientation and labour market outcomes in Asia and Latin America

  • Riyana Miranti (Supervisor: Assoc Prof C Manning)
    Research topic: The determinants of regional poverty in Indonesia 1984-2002

  • Della Temenggung (Prof H Hill)
    Research topic: Research topic: Foreign direct investment and industrial transformation in Indonesia

  • Yogi Vidyattama (Prof H Hill and Dr B Resosudarmo)
    Research topic: Patterns of provinicial economic growth in Indonesia

  • Nobuaki Yamashita (Prof PC Athukorala and Prof M Richardson)
    Research topic: International fragmentation of production, trade patterns and the labour market adjustments in Japanese manufacturing

  • Arief Anshory Yusuf (Supervisor: Dr B Resosudarmo)
    Research topic: Distributional impact of environmental policies in Indonesia

2007

  • Beng Jiunn Ang (Supervisor: Prof PC Athukorala)
    Research topic: The causal relationship between economic growth and financial development

  • Kompal Sinha (Superivsor: Prof R Jha)
    Research topic: Essays in nutrition and labour supply: An empirical investigation for rural India

  • Quang Tien Tran (Supervisor: Prof PC Athukorala)
    Research topic: Foreign direct investment and industrialisation in Vietnam

2006

  • Edda Claus (Supervisors: Dr M H Dungey, Dr R Fry)
    Research topic: Monetary policy and inflation targeting

  • Tao Kong (Supervisor: Prof R Garnaut)
    Research topic: Growth effects of political institutions

  • Dionisius Narjoko (Supervisor: Prof H Hill)
    Research topic: Indonesian manufacturing and the economic crisis of 1997/98

  • Kang Yong Tan (Supervisor: Prof W McKibbin)
    Research topic: Dynamic learning in macroeconometric models

  • Hsiao Chink Tang (Supervisor: Prof W Mckibbin)
    Research topic: Monetary policy transmission mechanism in Malaysia: An empirical and methodological exploration

  • Zavkijon Zavkiev (Supervisor: Prof W McKibbin)
    Research topic: Modelling the Tajikistan economy with an application to the evaluation of monetary regimes

2005

  • Juthathip Jongwanich (Supervisor: Prof W McKibbin)
    Research topic: Crisis, adjustment and exchange rate policy option for post-crisis East Asia: The case study of Thailand

  • Archanun Kohpaiboon (Supervisor: Prof PC Athukorala)
    Research topic: Foreign direct investment and industrial transformation in Thailand

  • Natalia Ponomareva (Supervisor: Prof W McKibbin)
    Research topic: Monetary regimes for developing countries

  • Alison Stegman (Supervisor: Prof W Mckibbin)
    Research topic: International climate change agreements

2004

  • Anurag Sharma (Supervisor: Professor R Jha)
    Research topic: Fiscal deficits, banking crises and adjustment policy in a semi-open economy

2003

  • Iman Sugema (Supervisor: Prof H Hill)
    Research topic: Indonesia’s deep economic crisis: The role of the banking sector in its origins and propagation

  • Chia-Hung Sun (Supervisor: Prof K Kalirajan, Prof W Mckibbin)
    Research topic: The growth process in East Asian manufacturing industries: a re-examination

  • Qun Shi (Supervisor: Prof G Fane)
    Research topic: The social security system in China - Its origin, recent reforms and the prospects of future reforms

2002

  • Tingsong Jiang (Supervisor: Prof W McKibbin)
    Research topic: Economic instruments for pollution control in an imperfect world: Theory and implications for carbon dioxide emissions control in China

  • M C Basri (Supervisor: Prof H Hill)
    Research topic: The political economy of manufacturing protection in Indonesia

  • Kanhaiya Singh (Supervisor: Prof K Kalirajan, Prof W McKibbin)
    Research topic: Inflation, growth and monetary policy in India: A macroeconomic analysis

2001

  • Alexandra Sidorenko (Supervisor: Prof W McKibbin)
    Research topic: Health insurance and demand for medical care: Theory and application to Australia

  • Steve Seneque (Supervisor: Prof K Kalirajan)
    Research topic: The impact of economic reforms on Vietnam’s agricultural economy (1989-1995)

  • X. Fan (Supervisor: Prof W McKibbin)
    Research topic: Technological spillovers from foreign direct investment and industrial growth in China

2000

  • Aswicahyono, H (Supervisor: Prof H Hill)
    Research topic: Total factor productivity in Indonesia manufacturing, 1975-1993

  • Bird, K B (Supervisor Prof H Hill)
    Research topic: Industrial concentration and competition in Indonesian manufacturing

  • Chang, H (Supervisor: Prof W McKibbin)
    Research topic: International trade, productivity growth, eduction and wage differentials in general equilibrium

  • Tang, KK (Supervisor: Prof W McKibbin)
    Research topic: One country, two systems, how many monies? Essays on the exchange rate arrangement of Hong Kong

  • Thapa, PJ (Supervisor: Prof P Warr)
    Research topic: Labour heterogeneity in a farm household model: an application to Nepalese agriculture

  • Weerasinghe, PN (Supervisor: Prof G Fane)
    Research topic: Trade openness and economic performance: a cross-country empirical study

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