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Associate Professor Anup Basu

QUT Business School,
Economics and Finance

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Name
Associate Professor Anup Basu
Position(s)
Associate Professor
QUT Business School,
Economics and Finance
Discipline *
Banking, Finance and Investment
Phone
+61 7 3138 3292
Fax
+61 7 3138 1500
Email
Location
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Qualifications

Doctor of Philosophy (Queensland University of Technology), Master of Business Administration (Queensland University of Technology)

* Field of Research code, Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification (ANZSRC), 2008

Biography

Anup’s research has been published in internationally reputed journals and has made significant impact on public policy and industry practice. His work on target date funds has been presented in the joint hearing of the United States (US) Government Department of Labor and the Securities & Exchange Commission (SEC) and informed the formulation of the SEC rule on target date funds. Anup’s articles have been cited by the World Bank, IMF policy research report on pension plans, OECD Working Party on Private Pensions, the US Government Accountability Office, the US Senate Hearing before the Special Committee on Aging, and the Australian Government’s Review (Cooper Review) of the Governance, Efficiency, Structure and Operations of the Australian Superannuation System. His research findings have been covered by national/international media including the Financial Times, Pensions & Investments, Australian Financial Review, The Australian, The Age and numerous other media outlets.
Apart from lecturing in undergraduate and postgraduate finance units at the School of Economics and Finance, Anup regularly teaches the core statistics unit in the MBA and the Executive MBA program run by the Graduate School of Business (GSB). He also runs occasional workshops on Behavioural Economics and Finance for senior executives in the financial services sector. Anup has co-authored two market leading textbooks on Investments (Publisher: McGraw Hill) and Financial Markets (Publisher: John Wiley).
Prior to joining academia, Anup served in management positions with large banking and financial services organisations in India and USA for more than eight years.  He is a certificated associate and life member of the Indian Institute of Bankers, and member of American Risk and Insurance Association(ARIA), Accounting and Finance Association of Australia and New Zealand (AFAANZ) and the Brisbane Executive Club.
Research Interests
  • Investments
  • Pension Finance
  • Behavioral Finance
This information has been contributed by Associate Professor Anup Basu.

Teaching

Teaching 

  • EFN415 Security Analysis and Portfolio Management
  • EFN514 Behavioural Finance
  • GSN/GSZ 403 Data Analysis and Decision Making
This information has been contributed by Associate Professor Anup Basu.

Publications


For more publications by this staff member, visit QUT ePrints, the University's research repository.

Research projects

Grants and projects (Category 1: Australian Competitive Grants only)

Title
Financial Decision Making in Late Adulthood
Primary fund type
CAT 1 - Australian Competitive Grant
Project ID
LP150100264
Start year
2016
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