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Guneratne Wickremasinghe

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    I have held a number of administrative positions within the School of Accounting and Finance at Victoria University from subject coordinator to Acting Head of School. Subjects I have taught at postgraduate level at Victoria University include Business Finance, Business Research Methods and International Portfolio Management. I have taught Corporate Finance and Investment and Portfolio Management at undergraduate courses. I am currently supervising six PhD students and one Masters by Research student. These students come from such countries as Malaysia, Libya, Indonesia, Sri Lanka and Australia. Their research focuses on mergers and aquistons in Australia, environmental accounting in Australia, financial reporting lag in Indonesia, corporate social responsibility of Sri Lankan companies, stock return prediction and trading strategies, audit delay in Libya, valuation of shares of Australian banks and water accounting in Australia I have published my research in the following refereed academic journals: Applied Economics Letters, Asian Journal of Finance & Accounting, Studies in Economics and Finance, Academy of Taiwan Business Management Review, Journal of Modern Accounting and Auditing, Investment Management and Financial Innovations, Bank and Bank Systems, Journal of Emerging Market Finance, Asian Academy of Management Journal of Accounting and Finance, Journal of Developing Areas, ICFAI Journal of Applied Economics, ICFAI Journal of Applied Finance, Applied Financial Economics Letters, Asian Academy of Management Journal, Pacific Economic Bulletin, South Asian Journal of Management, Sri Lankan Journal of Management, Sabaragamuwa University Journal, Proceedings of the Second Annual Research Sessions, Faculty of Graduate Studies, University of Sri Jayewardenepura, Sri Lanka, Proceedings of the First Annual Research Sessions, Faculty of Graduate Studies, University of Sri Jayewardenepura, Sri Lanka, Vidyodaya Journal of Social Science Specialties IPO performance in emerging stock markets, International parity conditions, Accounting education in developing countries, Value relevance of financial and non-financial information, Capital budgeting in developing countries, Efficiency of emerging stock markets, Financial reporting in developing countries, Audit pricing, exchange rate pass-through to import and export prices

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    • The Efficiency of Emerging Stock Markets: Empirical Evidence from the South Asian Region

      • Arusha Cooray
      • Guneratne Wickremasinghe

    Professional experience


    School of Accounting and Finance, Victoria University

    July 2005 - June 2007(2 years)



    Monash University

    June 2000 - July 2004(4 years)


    University of Calicut

    April 1991 - September 1993(2 years)


    University of Sri Jayewardenepura, Sri Lanka

    October 1982 - October 1986(4 years)