Perera, Nelson Associate Professor

Head of School

  • Faculty of Business
  • School of Accounting, Economics and Finance

Overview


Nelson Perera earned a Bachelor of Science (first class) degree from the University of Sri Lanka, a Master's degree (honours) in Commerce from the University of Wollongong and a PhD in Economics from La Trobe University. Since joining the University of Wollongong, Nelson has taught statistics, forecasting, econometrics, management science, operational research and quantitative research methods for marketing. 


Nelson was the Director of Graduate Studies, in the Economics Department of the University of Wollongong. Nelson has supervised over 20 PhD and 10 Masters students at the University of Wollongong. He has presented papers and seminars at United Nations Centre for Regional Development in Japan and the Central Bank of Sri Lanka.

Research Overview


  • RESEARCH INTERESTS
    • Sustainability of Trade deficit in Asian Countries 
    • Econometric Modelling 
    • Exchange rates, Monetary Policy and Economic growth

Available as Research Supervisor

Selected Publications


Available as Research Supervisor

Advisees


  • Graduate Advising Relationship

    Degree Research Title Advisee
    Doctor of Philosophy Understanding Association Between the Characteristics of Corporate Governance and Intellectual Capital.
    Performance Measurement System Change Reed-Stephenson, Scott
    Doctor of Philosophy (Integrated) Export Dynamics, Success and Efficiency: Micro-Level Evidence From Bangladesh (2004-05 to 2011-12) Bari, Mohammad

Full Name


  • Assoc/Prof Nelson Perera

Mailing Address


  • School of Accounting, Economics and Finance, UOW

    Northfields Ave

    Wollongong

    NSW

    2522

    Australia

Located In Facility


Research Overview


  • RESEARCH INTERESTS
    • Sustainability of Trade deficit in Asian Countries 
    • Econometric Modelling 
    • Exchange rates, Monetary Policy and Economic growth

Selected Publications


Advisees


  • Graduate Advising Relationship

    Degree Research Title Advisee
    Doctor of Philosophy Understanding Association Between the Characteristics of Corporate Governance and Intellectual Capital.
    Performance Measurement System Change Reed-Stephenson, Scott
    Doctor of Philosophy (Integrated) Export Dynamics, Success and Efficiency: Micro-Level Evidence From Bangladesh (2004-05 to 2011-12) Bari, Mohammad

Full Name


  • Assoc/Prof Nelson Perera

Mailing Address


  • School of Accounting, Economics and Finance, UOW

    Northfields Ave

    Wollongong

    NSW

    2522

    Australia

Located In Facility


Research Areas