Dr. Pauline Khoo

Lecturer

Department of Economics

pauline.khoo@monash.edu
603 5514 6000
Room 6-5-24

Dr. Pauline Khoo is a lecturer of Economics at Monash University Malaysia. Pauline received her Ph.D. and M.A. in Economics from the University of Illinois at Chicago. She received her B.Sc. in Mathematics from Hollins University. Her principle areas of interest are economics of education, labor economics and applied microeconomics. Her current research examines the determinants and consequences of higher education and its link to the labor market.

Academic Qualifications

Doctor of Philosophy
Institution University of Illinois at Chicago
Year awarded 2020
Master of Economics
Institution University of Illinois at Chicago
Year awarded 2015
Bachelor of Science,  Economics
Institution Hollins University
Year awarded 2012

Professional Membership

1 American Economic Association, APPAM

Membership in Associations and International Bodies

Membership American Economic Association
Role Member
Duration Oct 2020 – Oct 2021
Membership Association for Public Policy Analysis & Management
Role Member
Duration Sept 2020 – Sept 2021

Areas of Expertise

1 Economics of Education
2 Labor Economics
3 Applied Microeconomics

Teaching

Subject CodeSubject
ECW 1101 Introductory Microeconomics

Scholarly Journals

*“The Effect of Graduating with Honors on Earning” Labour Economics, 2018, 55:149 (with Ben Ost)

Local Grants

Title Beauty discourses and the Malay Muslim female consumer in Malaysia: A historical analysis (funded by eiHub Seed grant)
Investigators Juliana French
Funding Period Feb - October 2018
Funding Body/Organisation Global Asia in the 21st Century (GA21)
Title Leveraging Dynamic Capabilities for Healthcare Analytics through Quality Use of Technology
Investigators Dr Ewilly Liew (PI)
Dr Sharon Koh
Dr Juliana French
Funding Period Nov 2016 - Oct 2018 
Funding Body/Organisation Global Asia in the 21st Century (GA21)

Current Supervision

Student Vey Lian Chan, Janice
Title An Institutional Perspective of Market Shaping: The Case of Traditional Health Services in Malaysia (PGDip)

Local Award

Award Name Purple Letter (Outstanding Unit Evaluation)
Awarding Body Monash University
Year of award 2019
Project Title MKW 3610 Marketing Strategy and Implementation
Award Name Purple Letter (Outstanding Unit Evaluation)
Awarding Body Monash University 
Year of award 2019
Project Title MKW 3610 Marketing Strategy and Implementation
Award Name Purple Letter (Outstanding Unit Evaluation)
Awarding Body Monash University
Year of award 2018
Project Title MKW 3610 Marketing Strategy and Implementation
Award Name Dean’s Honours List Award
Awarding Body Monash University
Year of award 2015
Project Title Best Student Award
Award Name Monash University
Awarding BodyBest Student Award
Year of award 2015
Project Title Honours Degree in Bachelor of Business & Commerce
Award Name Best Thesis Award
Awarding Body Monash University
Year of award 2015
Project Title Honours Degree in Bachelor of Business & Commerce

International Award

Award Name Dean's List
Awarding Body Akita International University, Japan
Year of award 2014
Project Title Honours Degree in Bachelor of Business & Commerce