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Journal articles (refereed)

2014

Andriansyah, A. and Messinis, G. 2014, ‘Equity markets and economic development: does the primary market matter?’, The Economic Record, vol. 90, no. S1, pp. S127-S141. ISSN 0013-0249.

Cheng, E. and Ahmed, A. 2014 ‘The demand for credit, credit rationing and the role of microfinance: Evidence from poor rural counties of China’, China Agricultural Economic Review, vol. 6, no. 2, pp 295-315, at http://dx.doi.org/10.1108/CAER-07-2012-0076. ISSN 1756-137X.

Craven, B. and Islam, S.M.N. 2014, ‘Dynamic optimization non-linear models in finance: Some extensions to the framework, models, and computation’, Journal of Industrial and Management Optimization, vol. 10, no. 4, pp. 1129-1146. ISSN 1547-5816.

Craven, B., Islam, S.M.N. and Xiaoxia Huang 2014, ‘Operations research models for capital budgeting: some new approaches’, Advances in Quantitative Analysis of Finance and Accounting, AQAFA, vol. 12, pp. 215-228. ISSN 1061-8910.

Grunfeld, H. 2014, ‘ICT for sustainable development: An example from Cambodia’, The Journal of Community Informatics, vol. 10, no. 2. ISSN: 1712-4441.

Hui Shi and Chuhui Li 2014, ‘Tourism promotion, increasing returns and domestic welfare’, The World Economy, vol. 37, no. 7, pp. 995-1015. ISSN 0378-5920.

Kent, A. 2014, ‘Through thick or thin? The performance and operation of firms and the institutional thickness model’, Space and Polity. ISSN 1356-2576. http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/13562576.2014.932156

Lichtenberg, F. 2014, ‘The impact of pharmaceutical innovation on disability days and the use of medical services in the United States, 1997-2010’, Journal of Human Capital, vol. 8, no. 4, pp. 432-480. ISSN 1932-8575.

Lichtenberg, F.R. and Peterson, B. 2014, ‘The impact of pharmaceutical innovation on longevity and medical expenditure in Sweden, 1997-2010: Evidence from longitudinal, disease-level data’, Economics of Innovation and New Technology, vol. 23, no. 3, pp. 239-273. ISSN: 1043-8599.

Lichtenberg, F.R. 2014, ‘Pharmaceutical innovation and longevity growth in 30 developing and high-income countries, 2000-2009’, Health Policy and Technology, vol. 3, no. 1, pp. 36-58. ISSN:2211-8837.

Lichtenberg, F.R. 2014, ‘Has medical innovation reduced cancer mortality?’, CES - IFO Economic Studies, vol. 60, no. 1, pp. 135-177. ISSN:1610-241X.

Lichtenberg, F.R., Tatar, M., Çalişkan, Z. 2014, ‘The effect of pharmaceutical innovation on longevity, hospitalization and medical expenditure in Turkey, 1999-2010’, Health Policy, vol. 117, no. 3, pp. 361-373. ISSN: 0168-8510.

Lichtenberg, F.R. 2014, ‘The impact of pharmaceutical innovation on longevity and medical expenditure in France, 2000-2009’, Economics and Human Biology, vol. 13, no. 1, pp. 107-127. ISSN:1570-677X.

Liddle, B. and Messinis, G. 2014, ‘Which comes first—urbanization or economic growth? Evidence from heterogeneous panel causality tests’, Applied Economics Letters, vol. 22, no. 5, pp. 349-355, DOI: 10.1080/13504851.2014.943877. ISSN 1350-4851.

Mao, N., Grunfeld, H., DeLacy, T. and Chandler, D. 2014, ‘Agriculture and tourism linkage constraints in the Siem Reap-Angkor region of Cambodia’, Tourism Geographies, vol. 16, no. 4, pp. 669-686. ISSN 1461-6688. http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/14616688.2014.915878.

Rashid, K., Islam, S.M.N. and Nuryanah, S.2014, ‘Debt, governance and the value of a firm’, Corporate Ownership and Control, vol. 11, no. 2, pp. 180-191. ISSN 1727-9232.

Rashid, K., Islam, S.N.M. and Nuryanah, S. 2014, ‘The role of regulatory authority in affecting firm performance’, Corporate Ownership and Control, vol. 11, no. 4, pp. 539-548.

Rashid, K. and Islam, S.M.N. 2014, ‘Corporate governance, firm performance and complementarities in a developed market: A study of the Australian case for the period 2000-2003’, International Journal of Disclosure and Governance, vol. 11, no. 3, pp. 255-283.

Sheehan, P., Cheng, E., English, A. and Sun, F. 2014, ‘China’s response to the air pollution shock’, Nature Climate Change, vol. 4, pp. 306-309. ISSN 1758-678X.

Xiaoxia Huang, Lan Xiang and Islam, S.M.N. 2014, ‘Optimal project adjustment and selection economic modelling’, Economic Modelling, vol. 36, Pp. 391-397. ISSN 0264-9993.

2013

Ahmed, A. and van Hulten, A. 2013, ‘Financial globalization in Botswana and Nigeria: A critique of the thresholds paradigm’, Review of Black Political Economy, DOI 10.1007/s12114-013-9170-x. ISSN 0034-6446.

Bodman, R.W., Rayner, P. J and Karoly, D. J. 2013, ‘Uncertainty in temperature projections reduced using carbon cycle and climate observations’, Nature Climate Change, doi:10.1038/NCLIMATE1903. ISSN 1758-678X.

Craven, B. and Islam S.M.N., 2013, ‘An optimal financing model: Implications for existence of optimal capital structure’, Journal of Industrial and Management Optimization, vol. 9, no. 2, pp. 431-436. ISSN 1547-5816.

Fforde, A. 2013, ‘The Politics of Civil Society Organisation in Cambodia and Vietnam’, European Journal of East Asian Studies (EJEAS), vol. 12, pp. 35-53, at brill.com/ejea ISSN: 1568-0584.

Fforde, A. 2013, ‘Post-cold war Vietnam: Stay low, learn, adapt and try to have fun - but what about the party?’, Contemporary Politics, vol. 19, no. 4, pp. 379-398. ISSN 1356-9775.

Fforde, A. 2013, ‘Vietnam in 2012: The end of the party’, Asian Survey, vol. 53, no. 1, pp. 101-108. ISSN 0004-4687.

Gregory, R.G. 2013, ‘The Henderson question? The Melbourne Institute and 50 years of welfare policy’, Australian Economic Review, vol. 46, no. 2, pp. 202-215. ISSN 0004-9018.

Grunfeld, H. and Maria Lee Hoon Ng 2013, ‘A multimedia approach to ODL for agricultural training in Cambodia’, The International Review of Research in Open and Distance Learning, vol. 13, no. 1, at http://www.irrodl.org/index.php/irrodl/article/view/1275/2453 ISSN 1492-3831.

Houghton, J. and Swan, A. 2013, ‘Planting the green seeds for a golden harvest: Comments and clarifications on ‘Going for Gold’ ‘, D-Lib Magazine, vol. 19, no. 1/2. ISSN 1082-9873.http://www.dlib.org/dlib/january13/houghton/01houghton.html

Hulten, A. and Ahmed, A. 2013, ‘Migrant entrepreneurs’ access to business finance in Australia’, Journal of Developmental Entrepreneurship, vol. 18, no. 1, pp. 1-22, DOI: 10.1142/S1084946713500039. ISSN 1084-9467.

Lichtenberg, F.R . 2013, ‘The impact of new (orphan) drug approvals on premature mortality from rare diseases in the United States and France, 1999-2007’, European Journal of Health Economics, vol. 14, no.1, pp. 41-56. doi: 10.1007/s10198-011-0349-4. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/21953319 ISSN 1618-7598

Liddle, B. and Lung, S. 2013. ‘Might electricity consumption cause urbanization instead: Evidence from panel long-run causality tests’, Global Environmental Change, vol. 24, pp. 42-51. ISSN 0959-3780

Liddle, B. 2013, ‘Impact of population, age structure, and urbanization on carbon emissions/energy consumption: Evidence from macro-level, cross-country analyses’, Population and Environment, vol. 35, pp. 286-304. ISSN 0199-0039.

Liddle, B. and Lung, S. 2013, ‘The long-run causal relationship between transport energy consumption and GDP: Evidence from heterogeneous panel methods robust to cross-sectional dependence', Economic Letters, vol. 121, pp. 524-527. ISSN 0165-1765.

Liddle, B. 2013, ‘The energy, economic growth, urbanization nexus across development: Evidence from heterogeneous panel estimates robust to cross-sectional dependence’, Energy Journal, vol. 34, no. 2, pp. 223-244. ISSN 0195-6574.

Messinis, G. and Ahmed, A.D. 2013, ‘Cognitive skills, innovation and technology diffusion', Economic Modelling, vol. 30, pp. 565-578.

Messinis, G. 2013, ‘Returns to education and urban-migrant wage differentials in China: IV quantile treatment effects’, China Economic Review, vol. 26, no. 1, pp. 39-55. ISSN 1043-951X.

Mills, K., Gell, P., Gergis, J., Baker, P., Finlayson, C.M., Hesse, P.P., Jones, R., Kershaw, P., Pearson, S., Treble, P.C., Brookhouse, B.M., McDonald, D.R.J., Haberle, S., Reid, M., Thoms, M. and Tibby, J. 2013, ‘Paleoclimate studies and natural-resource management in the Murray-Darling Basin II: Unravelling human impacts and climate variability’, Australian Journal of Earth Sciences, vol. 60, no. 5, pp. 561-571. ISSN 0812-0099.

Mills, K., Gell, P., Hesse, P.P., Jones, R., Kershaw, P., Drysdale, R. and McDonald, J. 2013, ‘Paleoclimate studies and natural-resource management in the Murray-Darling Basin I: Past, present and future climates’, Australian Journal of Earth Sciences, vol. 60, no. 5, pp. 547-560. ISSN 0812-0099. http://www.tandfonline.com/loi/taje20

Rashid, K. and Islam, S.M.N. 2013, ‘Corporate governance, firm performance and complementarities in a developed market: A study of the Australian case for the period of 2000 to 2003’, International Journal of Disclosure and Governance, DOI: 10.1057/jdg.2013.19. ISSN 1741-3591.

Rashid, K. and Islam, S. 2013, ‘Corporate governance, complementarities and the value of a firm in an emerging market: The effect of market imperfections’, Corporate Governance, vol. 13, no. 1, pp. 70-87. ISSN 1472-0701.

Sheehan, P. and Gregory, R.G. 2013, ‘The resources boom and economic policy in the long run’, Australian Economic Review, vol. 46, no. 2, pp. 121-139. ISSN 0004-9018.

Stenberg, K., Axelson, H., Sheehan, P., Anderson, I., Gülmezoglu, A.M., Temmerman, M., Mason, E., Friedman, H.S., Bhutta, Z.A., Lawn, J.E., Sweeny, K., Tulloch, J., Hansen, P., Chopra, M., Gupta, A., Vogel, J.P., Ostergren, M., Rasmussen, B., Levin, C., Boyle, C., Kuruvilla, S., Koblinsky, M., Walker, N., de Francisco, A., Novcic, N., Presern, C., Jamison, D. and Bustreo, F. on behalf of the Study Group for the Global Investment Framework for Women’s Children’s Health 2013, ‘Advancing social and economic development by investing in women's and children's health: A new global investment framework’, The Lancet, 19 November, doi:10.1016/S0140-6736(13)62231-X. ISSN 0140-6736.

Tran Van Hoa and Limskulb, K. 2013, ‘Economic impact of CO2 emissions on Thailand's growth and climate change mitigation policy: A modelling analysis’, Economic Modelling, vol. 33, pp. 651-658. ISSN 0264-9993.

van Ruijven, B.J., Levy, M.A., Agrawal, A., Biermann, F., Birkmann, J., Carter, T.R., Ebi, K.L., Garschagen, M., Jones, B. Jones, R., Kemp-Benedict, E., Kok, M., Kok, K., Lemos, M.C., Lucas, P.L., Orlove, B., Pachauri, S., Parris, T.M., Patwardhan, A., Petersen, A., Preston, B.L., Ribot, J., Rothman, D.S. and Schweizer, V.J. 2013, ‘Enhancing the relevance of Shared Socioeconomic Pathways for climate change impacts, adaptation and vulnerability research’, Climatic Change, 1-14, 10.1007/s10584-013-0931-0. ISSN.

2012

Bodman, R.W., Karoly, D.J., Wijffels, S.E. and Enting, I.G. 2012, ‘Observational constraints on parameter estimates for a simple climate model’, Australian Meteorological and Oceanographic Journal, vol. 62, no. 4, pp. 277–286. ISSN 1836-716X.

Craven, B. and Islam, S.M.N., 2012, ‘Linear programming with uncertain data: Some extensions to robust optimization, Journal of Optimization Theory and Applications, vol. 155, no.2. ISSN: 0022-3239

Duflos, G. and Lichtenberg, F. 2012, ‘Does competition stimulate drug utilization? The impact of changes in market structure on US drug prices, marketing and utilization’, International Review of Law and Economics, vol. 32, no. 1, pp. 95–109. ISSN 0144-8188.

Fforde, A. 2012, ‘Vietnam in 2011: Questions of domestic sovereignty’, Asian Survey, vol. 52, no. 1, pp. 176-185. ISSN 0004-4687.

Gregory, R.G. 2012, ‘Living standards, terms of trade and foreign ownership: Reflections on the Australian mining boom’, Australian Journal of Agricultural and Resource Economics, vol. 56, no. 2, pp. 171-200. ISSN 1467-8489.

Jones, R.N. 2012, ‘Detecting and attributing non-linear anthropogenic regional warming in South-eastern Australia’, Journal of Geophysical Research, vol. 117, doi:10.1029/2011JD016328. ISSN 0148-0227.

Kirono, D.G.C., Kent, D.M., Jones, R.N. and Leahy, P.J. 2012, ‘Assessing climate change impacts and risks on three salt lakes in Western Victoria’, Human and Ecological Risk Assessment: An International Journal, vol. 18, no. 1, pp. 152-167, DOI: 10.1080/10807039.2012.632291. ISSN: 1549-7860.

Lichtenberg, F. 2012, ‘Contribution of pharmaceutical innovation to longevity growth in Germany and France, 2001-2007’, Pharmacoeconomics, doi: 10.2165/11587150-000000000-00000. ISSN 1170-7690.

Liddle, B. 2012, ‘The importance of energy quality in energy intensive manufacturing: Evidence from panel cointegration and panel FMOLS’, Energy Economics, vol. 34, pp. 1819–1825. ISSN: 0140-9883.

Liddle, B. 2012, ‘OECD energy intensity: Measures, trends, and convergence’, Energy Efficiency, vol. 5. ISSN 1570-646X.

Liddle, B. 2012, ‘Breaks and trends in OECD countries’ energy-GDP ratios’, Energy Policy, vol. 45, pp. 502–509. ISSN 0301-4215.

Liddle, B. 2012, ‘The systemic, long-run relation among gasoline demand, gasoline price, income, and vehicle ownership in OECD countries: Evidence from panel cointegration and causality modeling’, Transportation Research D: Transport and Environment, vol. 17,pp. 327–331. ISSN 1361-9209. ABDC rank A (SJR 1st quartile in transportation).

Liddle, B. 2012, ‘Population, affluence, and environmental impact across development: Evidence from panel cointegration modeling’, Environmental Modelling and Software, available online 15 November. ISSN 1364-8152.

Liddle, B. 2012, ‘Urban density and climate change: A STIRPAT analysis using city-level data’, Journal of Transport Geography, vol. 28, pp. 22-29.

Mak, C. and Islam, S.M.N. 2011, ‘Health sector planning and capital budgeting models: A new application to PBS listing exercise’, International Journal of Applied Economics and Econometrics, vol. 19, no. 2, pp. 106-129, published in 2012. ISSN 1530-7247.

O’Neill, B., Liddle, B., Jiang, L., Smith, K., Pachauri, S., Dalton, M., Fuchs, R., and Zigova, K. 2012, ‘Demographic change and carbon dioxide emissions, The Lancet, vol. 380, pp. 157-164. ISSN 0140-6736.

Rashid, K. and Islam, S.M.N. 2012, ‘Corporate governance, firm performance and complementarities of external and internal corporate governance instruments’, International Journal of Applied Economics and Econometrics, vol. 20, no. 4, pp. 1- 34. ISSN 1530-7247.

Tran Van Hoa 2012, ‘ASEAN-India economic, trade and integration relations: Modelling the challenges and opportunities’, Journal of Quantitative Economics, vol. 10, no. 1, pp. 121-135. ISSN 0971-1554.

Tran Van Hoa 2012, ‘The gains of economic integration: Substantive evidence for an Australia-Korea free trade agreement’, Iranian Journal of Economic Studies, vol. 1, no. 1, pp. 91-110. ISSN 2322-1402.

Tran Van Hoa 2012, ‘Trade and entrepreneurship in Vietnam’s high-growth enterprises’, Journal of Global Entrepreneurship Research, vol. 2, no. 1, pp. 1-15. ISSN 2228-7566.

Van Hulten, A. 2012, ‘Remapping the fiscal state after the global financial crisis?’, Economic Geography, vol. 88, no. 3. ISSN 0013-0095.

Van Hulten, A. 2012, ‘Women's access to SME finance in Australia’, International Journal of Gender and Entrepreneurship, vol. 4, no. 3, pp. 266-288. ISSN 1756-6266.

Weller, S.A. 2012, ‘The Regional Dimensions of the ‘Transition to a low-carbon economy’: The case of Australia's Latrobe Valley’, Regional Studies, vol. 46, no. 9, pp. 1261-1272. ISSN 0034-3404.

Weller, S.A. 2012, ‘Financial stress and the long-term outcomes of job loss’, Work, Employment and Society, vol. 26, no. 1, pp. 10-25. ISSN 0950-0170.

Weller, S.A. and Van Hulten, A. 2012, ‘Gentrification and displacement: The effects of a housing crisis on Melbourne’s low income residents’, Urban Policy and Research, vol. 30, no. 1, pp. 25-42. ISSN 0811-1146. http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/08111146.2011.635410.

2011

Ahmed, A.D. and Wahid, A.N.M. 2011, ‘Financial structure and economic growth link in African countries: A panel co-integration analysis’, Journal of Economic Studies, vol. 38, no. 3, pp. 331-357. ISSN 0144-3585.

Ashraf, M., Grunfeld, H., Harris, R., Alam, N., Ferdousi, S. and Malik, B.T. 2011, ‘An exploratory study of ICT for developmental impact in rural areas of Bangladesh’, Media Asia, vol. 38, no. 1, pp. 22-31. ISSN 0129-6612.

Bowden, M. and Doughney, J. 2011, ‘The importance of cultural and economic influences behind the decision to attend higher education’, Journal of Socio-Economics, doi:10.1016/j.socec.2011.10.003. ISSN 1053-5357.

Che Xiuzhen, English, A., Lu Jia and Chen Yongqin David Chen 2011, ‘Improving the effectiveness of planning EIA in China: A case study of Shenzhen’s Master Urban Plan’, U, vol. 31, no. 6, pp. 561-571. ISSN 0195-9255.

Fforde, A. 2011, ‘Policy recommendations as spurious predictions: toward a theory of economists’ ignorance’, U, vol. 23, nos. 1-2, 105-115. ISSN 0891-3811.

Fforde, A. 2011, ‘Contemporary Vietnam: Political opportunities, conservative Formal politics, and patterns of radical change’, U, vol. 3, no. 2, pp. 165-184. ISSN 1943-0787

Fredman,N. and Doughney, J. 2011,’ Academic dissatisfaction, managerial change and neo-liberalism’, U, DOI 10.1007/s10734-011-9479-y. ISSN 0018-1560.

Grewal, B.S. and Ahmed, A.D. 2011, ‘Is China’s Western Regional Development Strategy on track? An assessment’, U, vol. 20, no. 69, March, pp. 161-181. ISSN 1067-0564.

Grunfeld, H., Hak, S. and Pin, T. 2011, ‘Understanding benefits realisation of iREACH from a capability approach perspective’, U, vol. 13, no. 2, pp. 151-172. ISSN 1388-1957. ERA Ranking B.

Houghton, J.W. 2011, ‘The costs and potential benefits of alternative scholarly publishing models’, U, vol. 16, no. 1, paper 469, at http://InformationR.net/ir/16-1/paper469.html. ISSN 1368-1613.

Hussin, B., Ahmed, A. and Yin, T. 2011, ‘Semi-strong form efficiency: Market reaction to dividend and earnings announcements in the Malaysian stock exchange’, IUP Journal of Applied Finance, vol. 16, no. 5, pp. 36-60. ISSN 0972-5105.

Jones, R. N. 2011, ‘The latest iteration of IPCC uncertainty guidance: An author perspective’, Climatic Change, vol. 108, no. 4, pp. 733-743. ISSN 0165-0009.

Jones, R.N. and Preston, B.L. 2011, ‘Adaptation and risk management’, WIRES Climate Change, vol. 2, no. 2, 296-308. ISSN 1757-7799.

Lichtenberg, F. 2011, ‘Has pharmaceutical innovation reduced social security disability growth?’, International Journal of the Economics of Business, vol. 18, no. 2, pp. 293-316. ISSN 1357-1516.

Lichtenberg, F. 2011, ‘The quality of medical care, behavioral risk factors and longevity growth’, International Journal of Health Care Finance and Economics, vol. 11, no. 1, pp. 1-34. ISSN 1389-6563.

Liddle, B. 2011, ‘Long-run projections of environmental impact in the OECD: The importance of uncertainty and age structure’, International Journal of Global Environmental Issues, vol. 11, nos 3-4, pp. 200-217. ISSN 1466-6650.

Liddle, B. 2011, ‘Consumption-driven environmental impact and age structure change in OECD countries: A cointegration-STIRPAT analysis’, Demographic Research, vol. 24, pp. 749-770, ISSN 1435-9871, at: http://www.demographic-research.org/Volumes/Vol24/30/ DOI: 10.4054/DemRes.2011.24.

Messinis, G. 2011, ‘Triadic citations, country biases and patent value: The case of pharmaceuticals’, Scientometrics, vol. 89, no. 3, pp. 813-833. ISSN 0138-9130.

Nuryanah, S. and Islam, S. 2011, ‘Corporate governance and performance: Evidence from an emerging market’, Malaysian Accounting Review, vol 10, no. 1, pp. 17-42. ISSN 1675-4077.

Rashid, K. and Islam, S.M.N. 2011, ‘Leadership structure and firm performance by using correct proxies and organizational theories’, Corporate Ownership and Control, vol. 8, no. 1, pp. 305-312. ISSN 1530-7247.

Sampat, B.N. and Lichtenberg, F.R. 2011, ‘What are the respective roles of the public and private sectors in pharmaceutical innovation?’, Health Affairs, vol. 30, no. 2, pp. 332-339. ISSN 0278-2715.

Weller, S.A. 2011, ‘The regional dimensions of the ‘Transition to a low carbon economy’: The case of Australia's Latrobe Valley’, Regional Studies, DOI:10.1080/00343404.2011.585149. ISSN 0034-3404.

Weller, S.A. 2011, ‘Commentary: Alice Bryer's politics of value creation’, Dialectical Anthropology, DOI 10.1007/s10624-011-9237-7. ISSN: 0304-4092.

Wooldridge, S.A., Done, T.J., Thomas, C.R. Gordon, I.I. Marshall, P.A. and Jones, R.N. 2011, ‘Safeguarding coastal coral communities on the central Great Barrier Reef (Australia) against climate change: realizable local and global actions’, Climatic Change, Online First, 8 September 2011, DOI 10.1007/s10584-011-0229-z. ISSN 1573-1480 (Online).

Tran Van Hoa 2011, ‘Measuring growth: CO2 emission trade-offs for climate change responses and compensation policies: The case of Korea’, Korea and the World Economy, vol. 12, no. 2, pp. 399-423. ISSN 1598-2750.

Tran van Hoa 2010, ‘A note on alternative quantitative measurements of growth and welfare for policy analysis’, International Economic Studies, vol. 36, no. 1, pp. 68-71. ISSN 2008-9643
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