Professor Ahmed Khalid earned his Ph.D. in economics from Johns Hopkins University, USA. He joined Universiti Brunei Darussalam in May 2015 as a Professor of Economics. Previously, he worked at the Bond Business School as Professor of Economics and Finance since 2001. He also worked at the National University of Singapore (NUS) from 1992-2000. Professor Khalid has also worked with the World Bank (visiting Consultant; the Planning Ministry of Pakistan (Advisor to the Minister) and Washington and Lee University (visiting Scholar). His visiting academic appointments include Nanyang Technology University, Singapore; Lahore University of Management Sciences (LUMS), and Pakistan; and Pakistan Institute of Development Economics (PIDE). He has also worked as a consultant for leading institutions in finance and economics including the Economic Research Institute for East Asia and ASEAN (ERIA), Limberg Institute of Financial Economic (LIFE), the Asian Development Bank (ADB), CitiGroup, Haans Seidel Foundation and the UNDP.
He is also Honorary Professor of Economics at Bond University, Australia and Founder and Covenor of Global Development Forum at the Bond University, Australia. He is a member of the U.K. based International Growth Centre (Macro Research Cluster – Pakistan Chapter) and Bond Representative for the Quality Assurance Program for Sur University College in Oman. Professor Khalid’s research interests are in applied macroeconomics and monetary economics, applied econometrics, financial crisis and financial sector reforms with particular reference to emerging economies in East- and South-Asia and globalization and financial market integration. He is Associate Editor of Singapore Economic Review; member, Advisory Board, Jurnal Ekonomi Malaysia (Malaysian Journal of Economics); member of the editorial board of South Asian Journal of Global Business Research and a number of other regional journals. His published papers and books are widely cited in literature. His publications include four books published by Edward Elgar Publishing Co. U.K., internationally refereed articles, chapters in books and numerous consultancy/project reports, technical reports, working papers and conference papers.
Applied Macroeconomics and Monetary Economics; Applied Econometrics; Financial Crisis and Financial Sector Reforms with particular reference to emerging economies in East- and South-Asia;
Globalization and Financial Market Integration; Analysis of BRICS countries; ASEAN region
1. Rajaguru, R, A. M. Khalid and F. Barbera (2015). It’s not Yen, Euro or Koala Bloc: Greenback is still dominant in East Asia, Australian Journal of Management, 1-23.
2. Malik, K.S, S.Z. Ali and A.M. Khalid (2014). Intangible Capital in a Real Business Cycle Model, Economic Modelling, Vo. 39, 32-48.
3. Falvey, R, A.M. Khalid and N. Foster (2013). Trade liberalisation and growth: A threshold exploration of channels, Journal of the Asia Pacific Economy, Vol. 18, No. 2, 230–252.
4. Badaruddin, Z. E, A.M. Khalid and M. Ariff (2013). Post-Keynesian Money Endogeneity: Evidence in G-7 Economies, Journal of International Money and Finance, 33, 146-162.
5. Khalid, A. M. and A. Saeed (2015). Australia in Asian Century: Achieving Financial Stability through Financial Market Integration, in “The Australian ‘National Interest’ in the Asian Century: Trade, Investment and Security”, World Scientific. Singapore.
1. Khalid, A. M. (1996). Ricardian Equivalence: Empirical Evidence from Developing Economies, Journal of Development Economics, vol. 51, pp: 413-432.
2. Khalid, A. M. and T.W. Guan (1999). Causality Tests of Budget and Current Account Deficits: Cross-Country Comparisons, Empirical Economics, vol 24, no.3, 389-402.
3. Khalid, A. M. and M. Kawai (2003). Was Financial Market Contagion the Source of Asian Financial Crisis? Evidence Using a Multivariate VAR Model, Journal of Asian Economics, 14, 133-159
4. Rajaguru, R, A. M. Khalid and F. Barbera (2015). It’s not Yen, Euro or Koala Bloc: Greenback is still dominant in East Asia, Australian Journal of Management, 1-23.
5. Ariff, M. and A. M. Khalid (2000). Liberalization, Growth and Asian Financial Crisis: Lessons for Developing and Transitional Economies in Asia, Edward Elgar Publishing Co., London, 540 pages.
Grant type: Others, Grant Number: , Project Title: , Investigators (PI/Co-PI): , Funding Details: , Start Date: 28/03/2010, End Date: 28/03/2016
1. Reducing Unnecessary Regulatory Burdens: The Case of Halal Manufacturing in Brunei
Project sponsored and awarded by the Economic Research Institute for East Asia and ASEAN (ERIA). Currently under investigation.
In collaboration with academics within SBE