Dr. Zahid Hasan

Email: Zahid.Hasan@nd.edu.au
Phone: 02 8204 4172

I am a lecturer in the School of Business at the University of Notre Dame Australia where I teach finance and economics units. I earned my PhD in Financial Economics from the University of Western Sydney. My research interests include stock market, energy price shocks, and contagion risk. My research articles have been published in the ranked journals including the Economic Record. I also participate in international conferences. My paper earned the best paper award in the Global Accounting, Finance and Economics Conference in Melbourne in 2013. I supervise research students at Master and PhD level. I have been pursuing Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) recognition.
Teaching Areas
Intermediate Math for Economics and Finance
Managerial Finance
International Finance
Research Expertise and Supervision
Financial crisis and dynamic the dependency between six international currencies volatility with sectors volatility: Evidence from 12 Australian sectors
Energy Shocks Spillover to Australian Stock Markets


Research and engagement

Journal Articles and Proceedings
  • Hasan, M.Z. and Ratti, R. (2015), ‘Coal Sector Returns and Oil Prices: Developed and Emerging Countries’, International Journal of energy Economics and Policy, vol. 5, no.2.
  • Akhter, S. and Hasan, M.Z. (2015), ‘Contagion Risk for Australian Authorized Deposit Taking Institutions’, The Economic Record, Accepted for publication.
  • Hasan, M.Z. and Ratti, R. (2014), ‘Australian Coal Company Risk Factors: Coal and Oil Prices’, The International Journal of Business and Finance Research, vol. 8, no.1, pp 57-69.
  • Ratti, R. and Hasan, M.Z. (2013), ‘Risk Factors in Coal Industry Returns: International Evidence’, The Economic Record, vol. 89, special issue, pp. 67-83.
  • Hasan, M.Z., Akhter, S. and Rabbi, F. (2013), ‘Asymmetry and Persistence of Energy Price Volatility’, International Journal of Finance and Accounting, Vol. 2, No.7, pp. 373-378.
  • Rabbi, F., Chowdhury, M. and Hasan, M.Z. (2013), ‘Macroeconomic Impact of Remittances and the Dutch Disease in a Developing Country’, American Journal of Economics, vol. 3, no. C, pp. 156-160.
Professional Affiliations
Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA), USA
Economic Society of Australia