Dr Siah Kim Lan, Audrey

Coordinator, Economics

Deputy Director of BBusCom Program

School of Business

audrey.siah@monash.edu
603 5514 5690
Room 6-5-22

Dr. Audrey Siah is a Lecturer with the School of Business. Her principal research interest is in international economics, labour economics and development economics. She has researched and published in international journals and presented papers at conferences. Prior to her academic profession, she was a Manager in a building materials firm. She also has experience in the marketing sector.

Academic Qualifications

Doctor of Philosophy, Economics
Institution University Putra Malaysia
Year awarded 2010
Master of Arts, Economics
Institution University Putra Malaysia
Year awarded 2004
Bachelor of Economics (Hons)
Institution University Putra Malaysia
Year awarded 2002

Areas of Expertise

1International Economics
2 Labour Economics
3Development Economics

Teaching

Subject CodeSubject
ECW1101Introduction Microeconomics
ECW1102Introduction Macroeconomics

Book Chapters

* Siah, K.L., and Yusop, Z. (2008). “AFTA dan Corak Perdagangan Intra di Kalangan Lima Negara ASEAN. Pembangunan Wilayah dan Alam Sekitar: Cabaran dalam Merealisasikan Rancangan Malaysia ke Sembilan”, Bab 18, 339-354.

Scholarly Journals

* Siah, K.L., & Lee, G.H.Y. (2015). Female Labour Force Participation, Infant Mortality and Fertility in Malaysia, Journal of the Asia Pacific Economy, Vol 20 (4), pp. 613-629. (ERA listing: A)

Practitioner Journals

* Siah, K.L, Choong, CK, and Yusop, Z. (2009). “AFTA and the Intra-Trade Patterns among ASEAN-5 Economies: Trade Enhancing or Trade Inhibiting?” International Journal of Economics and Finance 1 (1): 117-126.
* Yong, C.C, Tey, P.L, Ooi, K.B, and Siah, K.L. (2009). “Science and Technology Policy management in China”, Journal of Technology Management in China 4 (1), 85-97.
* Siah, K.L, Yusop,  Z., and Law, S.H. (2008). “China and ASEAN-5 Bilateral Trade Relationship”, Sunway Academic Journal 4, 85-99.
* Siah, K.L. and Choong, C.K. (2008). “The Demand for International Reserves in ASEAN-Five Economies: An Application of the ARDL Model”, The IUP Journal of Industrial Economics V(2), 7-20.
* Yong, C.C, Siah, K.L, Tey, P.L, and Ooi, K.B. (2008). “Times Series Analysis on Factors Influencing Saving Rate is Malaysia”, The IUP University Journal of Financial Economics 6 (4), 50-61.

Others

*International Symposium Social Sciences (TISSS 2013). “The Causal Relationship among Malaysian Infant Mortality, Fertility and Female Labour Supply” at Regal Airport Hotel, Hong Kong in December 19-21, 2013

Local Grants

TitleFactors for Women Participation in Workforce in Malaysia
InvestigatorsAudrey Siah Kim Lan (Principle investigator)
Yvonne Lee Lean Ee
Funding PeriodJune 2012 to December 2012
Funding Body/OrganisationMultimedia University Mini Fund 2012
TitleLeveraging on Alumni Networks to Drive Career Progress
InvestigatorsYvonne Lee Lean Ee (Project Leader)
Siah Kim Lan, Audrey
Funding PeriodJune 2012 to December 2012
Funding Body/OrganisationMultimedia University Mini Fund 2012
TitleFemale Labour Force Participation, Infant Mortality and Fertility in Malaysia
InvestigatorsAudrey Siah Kim Lan (Principle investigator)
Grace Lee Hooi Yean
Funding Period19 August 2013 to 18 August 2014
Funding Body/OrganisationSeed Funding 2013
TitleModelling Female Attitudes Towards Their Supply of Labour
InvestigatorsAudrey Siah Kim Lan (Principle investigator)
Eduard Bomhoff
Grace Lee Hooi Yean
Funding Period N/A
Funding Body/OrganisationFundamental Research Grant Scheme (FRGS) Phase 2/2013

Completed Supervision

StudentChedza Aobakwe Ngwigwa
TitleBachelor of Economics (Hons.) (Analytical Economics); 2012/13
Awarding UniversityMultimedia University
StudentNg Wei Cheng
TitleBachelor of Economics (Hons.) (Analytical Economics); 2012/13
Awarding University Multimedia University
StudentNur Zuhairah Bte Mohamad Khalil @ Zulkifli
TitleBachelor of Economics (Hons.) (Analytical Economics); 2012/13
Awarding UniversityMultimedia University
StudentSithara A/P Ramachandra
TitleBachelor of Economics (Hons.) (Analytical Economics); 2012/13
Awarding UniversityMultimedia University

Local Award

Award NameBronze Medal for Research Paper
Awarding BodyUniversity Putra Malaysia
Year of award 2009
Project TitleAFTA and Intra ASEAN Trade Pattern
Award NameThe Best Student in Academic Field
Awarding BodyUniversity Putra Malaysia
Year of award 2002
Project Title N/A