Journal Articles

The Regulated Coal Sector and CO2 Emissions in Indian Growth Process: Empirical Evidence over Half a Century, 2017, co-author with Mita Bhattacharya, Shuddhasattwa Rafiq and Sankar Bhattacharya, Applied Energy, 204, 667–678. [ISI]
The Evolution of the Natural Resource Curse Thesis: A Critical Literature Survey, 2017, co-author with Ramez Abubakr Badeeb and Jeremy Clark, Resources Policy, 51, 123-134. [ISI]
Asymmetric Inflation Hedge Properties of Housing in Malaysia: New Evidence from Nonlinear ARDL approach, 2017, co-author with Geok Peng Yeap, Habitat International, 62, 11-21. [ISI]
Financial Development, Oil Dependence and Economic Growth: Evidence from Republic of Yemen, 2017, co-author with Ramez Abubakr Badeeb, Studies in Economics and Finance, 34(2), 281-298. [Scopus, ESCI]
Natural Resources and Productivity: Can Banking Development Mitigate the Curse, 2017, co-author with Ramez Abubakr Badeeb, Economies, 5(11), 1-14. [ESCI]
Intra-industry Information Diffusion in China’s Stock Market, 2017, co-author with Chi Dong and Zamri Ahmad, Economics Bulletin, 37(1), 1-11. [Scopus]
Finance-Growth Nexus in Cote D’ivoire and Nigeria: Does the Proxy of Financial Development Matter? 2017, co-author with Kizito Uyi Ehigiamusoe and Ramez Abubakr Badeeb, Pertanika Journal of Social Sciences and Humanities, 25(1), 401-416. [Scopus]
Oil Curse and Finance-Growth Nexus in Malaysia: The Role of Investment, 2016, co-author with Ramez Abubakr Badeeb and Russell Smyth, Energy Economic, 57, 154-165. [ISI]
Natural Gas Consumption, Income, Urbanization and CO2 Emissions in China and India, 2016, co-author with Sakiru Adebola Solarin, Environmental Science and Pollution Research, 23, 18753–18765. [ISI]
Conditional Convergence in US Disaggregated Petroleum Consumption at the Sector Level, 2016, co-author with Vinod Mishra and Russell Smyth, Applied Economics, 48(32), 3049–3061. [ISI]
Time-Varying Linkages of Economic Activities in China and Stock Markets in ASEAN-5, 2016, co-author with Kee Tuan Teng, Siew Hwa Yen and Soo Y. Chua, Contemporary Economics, 10(2), 137-152. [Scopus]
Analysis of National Budget Implementation: Evidence from 2012-2014 Budgets of Nigeria, co-author with Kizito Uyi Ehigiamusoe, 2016, Journal of Applied Economic Sciences, 2(40), 317-324. [Scopus]
Ownership Structure and Firm Performance: The Role of R&D, 2016, co-author with Irene Wei Kiong Ting, Qian Long Kweh and Jin Hwa Ng, Institutions and Economies, 4(8), 1-21. [Scopus]
Will Penang Based Companies Perform Better than the Market, co-author with Irene Wei Kiong Ting, 2016, Economics Bulletin, 36(1), 528-536. [Scopus]
Impact of Managerial Overconfidence and Government Intervention on Firm Leverage Decision: A MARS Model Approach, 2016, co-author with Irene Wei Kiong Ting, Qian Long Kweh and Noor Azlinna Azizan, Institutions and Economies, 3(8), 85-104. [Scopus]
Managerial Overconfidence, Government Intervention and Corporate Financing Decision, 2016, co-author with Irene Wei Kiong Ting, Qian Long Kweh and Noor Azlinna Azizan, International Journal of Managerial Finance, 12(1), 4-24. [Scopus]
Is ASEAN Ready for Banking Integration? Evidence from Interest Rate Convergence, 2016, co-author with Fazelina Sahul Hamid, Indonesian Capital Market Review, 8(2), 72-82. [ESCI]
Macroeconomic Volatility on Stock Prices Volatility during Global Financial Crisis in Malaysia, 2016, co-author with Geok Peng Yeap, Labuan Bulletin of International Business & Finance, 14, 1-13 (lead article). [EconLit]
Role of Fiscal Policy in Inclusive Growth in Nigeria, 2016, co-author with Hakeem Mobolaji and Kizito Uyi Ehigiamusoe, Nigerian Journal of Economic and Social Studies, 57(2), 253-275. [EconLit, published by Nigerian Economic Society]
Assessing the Asymmetric Impact of Oil Price on Islamic Stocks in Malaysia: New Evidence from Non-linear ARDL, 2016, co-author with Ramez Abubakr Badeeb, Journal of Muamalat and Islamic Finance Research, 13(2), 19-29.
Value Added Tax and Economic Growth in Nigeria: Examining the Link, co-author with Kizito Uyi Ehigiamusoe, 2015, Journal of Economic and Social Research, 17, 67-81. [EconLit]
Are Fluctuations in Oil Consumption Permanent or Transitory? Evidence from Nonlinear Unit Root Tests, 2016, co-author with Sakiru Adebola Solarin, Energy Policy, 88, 262-270. [ISI]
Testing for Weak-form Efficiency of Crude Palm Oil Spot and Futures Markets: New Evidence from a GARCH Unit Root Test with Multiple Structural Breaks, 2015, co-author with Russell Smyth, Applied Economics, 47(16), 1710-1721. [ISI]
Preferences of Risk-averse and Risk-seeking Investors for Oil Spot or Futures Before, During and After the Global Financial Crisis, 2015, co-author with Michael McAleer and Wing Keung Wong, International Review of Economics and Finance, 40, 204-216. [ISI]
Is Gold Good for Portfolio Diversification? A Stochastic Dominance Analysis of the Paris Stock Exchange, 2015, co-author with Thi Hong Van Hoang and Wing Keung Wong, International Review of Financial Analysis, 42, 92-108. [ISI]
Sharia Compliant Gold Investment in Malaysia: Hedge or Safe Haven, 2015, co-author with Mohd Fahmi Ghazali and Zakaria Bahari, Pacific-Basin Finance Journal, 34, 192-204. [ISI]
Performance and Performance Persistence of Socially Responsible Investment Funds in Europe and North America, 2015, co-author with Wei Rong Ang and Russell Smyth, North American Journal of Economics and Finance, 34, 254-266. [ISI]
The Influence of Economic Growth, Urbanization, Trade Openness, Financial Development and Renewable Energy on Pollution in Europe, 2015, co-author with Usama Al-Mulali and Ilhan Ozturk, Natural Hazards, 79, 621-644. [ISI]
The Relation between Fees and Return Predictability in the Mutual Fund Industry, 2015, co-author with Marta Vidal, Javier Vidal-García and Gazi Salah Uddin, Economic Modelling, 47, 260-270. [ISI]
Ownership Concentration, Family Ownership and Leverage: Evidence from Malaysia, 2015, co-author with Irene Wei Kiong Ting and Qian Long Kweh, Malaysian Journal of Economic Studies, 52(2), 117-133. [Scopus]
Do Indian Economic Activities Impact on ASEAN-5 Stock Markets? 2015, co-author with Kee Tuan Teng, Siew Hwa Yen and Soo Y. Chua, Jurnal Ekonomi Malaysia, 49(2), 61-76. [Scopus]
International Tourism Market Analysis in the Greater Mekong Sub-region: Simultaneous Equations with a Panel Data Approach, 2015, co-author with Sakkarin Nonthapot, Pertanika Journal of Social Sciences and Humanities, 23 (4), 945-966. [Scopus]
Preferences on Investing in Malaysian Stocks and Futures Markets, 2015, Journal of Malaysian Studies (in Malay, Kajian Malaysia), 33(1), 125-140. [Scopus]
Is Gold a Good Hedge against Inflation? Empirical Evidence in Malaysia? 2015, co-author with Mohd Fahmi Ghazali and Zakaria Bahari, Journal of Malaysian Studies (in Malay, Kajian Malaysia), 33(1), 69-84. [Scopus]
Editor’s Introduction “Sustainable Economic Development: Policies and Strategies”, 2015, co-author with Saidatulakmal Mohd, Journal of Malaysian Studies (in Malay, Kajian Malaysia), 33(1), i-ix. [Scopus]
Foreign Direct Investment, Oil Prices and Global Financial Crisis: Evidence from Singapore, 2015, co-author with Koi Nyen Wong and Soo Khoon Goh, Journal of Applied Economic Sciences, 4(34), 494-508. [Scopus]
Does Electricity Drive the Development of Manufacturing Sector in Malaysia? 2015, co-author with Dzul Hadzwan Husaini, Frontiers in Energy Research – Energy Systems and Policy, 3(18). 1-7.
Does Government Ownership Matter? Comparative Study between GLCs and NGLCs in Malaysia, 2015, co-author with Irene Wei Kiong Ting, Singapore Economic Review, 60(2), 1550019 (22 pages). [ISI]
Market-Timing Skills of Socially Responsible Investing Fund Managers: The Case of North America vs. Europe, 2014, co-author with Wei Rong Ang and Greg N. Gregoriou, Journal of Asset Management, 15, 366–377. [Scopus]
Policy Uncertainty and Performance Characteristics of Sustainable Investments across Regions around the Global Financial Crisis, 2014, co-author with Duc Khuong Nguyen, Applied Financial Economics, 24(21), 1367-1373. [Scopus]
Tourism and Economic Growth: Comparing Malaysia and Singapore, 2014, co-author with Sio Hing Chong and Chee Wooi Hooy, International Journal of Economics and Management, 8(1), 139-157. [Scopus]
Disaggregated Energy Demand by Fuel Type and Economic Growth in Malaysia, 2014, co-author with Russell Smyth, Applied Energy, 132, 168-177. [ISI]
Will Initiatives to Promote Hydroelectricity Consumption be Effective? Evidence from Univariate and Panel LM Unit Root Tests with Structural Breaks, 2014, co-author with Russell Smyth, Energy Policy, 68, 102-115. [ISI]
Are Shocks to Disaggregated Energy Consumption in Malaysia Permanent or Temporary? Evidence from LM Unit Root Tests with Structural Breaks, 2014, co-author with Russell Smyth, Renewable & Sustainable Energy Reviews, 31, 319–328. [ISI]
Dynamic Interaction between House Prices and Stock Prices in Malaysia, 2014, co-author with Russell Smyth, International Journal of Strategic Property Management, 18(2), 163-177. [ISI]
Inequality in Australia between 1983 and 2010: A Stochastic Dominance Analysis, 2014, co-author with Valenzuela M. R. and George Athanasopoulos, Economics Record, 90(288), 49–62. [ISI]
Logistics and Economic Development: Experience from China, 2014, co-author with Wei Huang and Junjie Hong, Transport Policy, 32, 96–104. [ISI]
Do Islamic Stock Indexes Outperform Conventional Stock Indexes: A Stochastic Dominance Approach, 2014, co-author with Osamah Al-Khazali and Anis Samet, Pacific Basin Finance Journal, 28, 29-46. [ISI]
A Macro Assessment of China Effects on Malaysian Exports and Trade Balances, 2014, co-author with Tze Haw Chan and Chee Wooi Hooy, Journal of Chinese Economic and Foreign Trade Studies, 7(1), 18-37. [ERA, Econlit]
Will UCITS Funds Dominate Non UCITS Investment Funds? A Stochastic Dominance Approach, 2014, co-author with Christine Louargant, International Journal of Arts & Sciences, 7(1), 19-31. [ERA]
The Impact of Foreign Direct Investment on Stock Market Development: Evidence from Pakistan, 2013, co-author with Muhammad Shahbaz and Rukhsana Kalim, Ekonomska istraživanja – Economic Research, 26(1), 17-32. [ISI]
The Role of Savings on Economic Growth in Malaysia: A View from Generalised Variance Decomposition Analysis, 2013, co-author with Chor Foon Tang, Economic Computation and Economic Cybernetics Studies and Research, 47(3), 199-214. [ISI]
Is Gold a Hedge or a Safe Haven? An Empirical Evidence of Gold and Stocks in Malaysia, 2013, co-author with Mohd Fahmi Ghazali and Zakaria Bahari, International Journal of Business and Society, 14(3), . [Scopus]
Integration of World Leaders and Emerging Powers into the Malaysian Stock Market: A DCC-MGARCH Approach, 2013, co-author with Kee Tuan Teng, Economic Modelling, 32, 333–342. [ISI]
Will Policies to Promote Renewable Electricity Generation be Effective? Evidence from Panel Stationarity and Unit Root Tests for 115 Countries, 2013, co-author with Russell Smyth, Renewable & Sustainable Energy Reviews, 22, 371–379. [ISI]
Regional House Prices and the Ripple Effect in Malaysia, 2013, co-author with Russell Smyth, Urban Studies, 50(5), 895 – 922. [ISI, ERA(A*)]
Natural Gas Consumption and Economic Growth in Pakistan, 2013, co-author with Muhammad Shahbaz and Abdul Farooq, Renewable & Sustainable Energy Reviews, 18, 87-94. [ISI].
Do Malaysian House Prices Follow a Random Walk? Evidence from Univariate and Panel LM Unit Root Tests with One and Two Structural Breaks, 2013, co-author with Russell Smyth, Applied Economics, 45(18), 2611-2627. [ISI]
Are Fluctuations in US Production of Renewable Energy Permanent or Transitory? 2013, co-author with Russell Smyth, Applied Energy, 101, 483-488. [ISI]
Stochastic Dominance Analysis of CTA Funds, 2013, co-author with Kok Fai Phoon and Wing-Keung Wong, Review of Quantitative Finance and Accounting, 40, 155–170. [Scopus]
US Tourist Expenditures in China, 2013, China-ASEAN Perspective Forum, 3(1), 167-172.
Wealth Effect or Credit-Price Effect? Evidence from Malaysia, 2012, Procedia Economics and Finance, 1, 259-268. [ISI]
Do Hedge Fund Indices Add Value? 2012, Empirical Economics Letters, 11(10), 1081-1088. [ERA]
REITs, interest rates and stock prices in Malaysia, 2012, co-author with Russell Smyth, International Journal of Business and Society, 13(1), 49-62. [Scopus]
Calendar Anomalies and Risk in the Wine Exchange Market, 2012, co-author with Christine Siew Pyng Chong, Asian Academy of Management Journal of Accounting & Finance, 8(1), 25-39. [Scopus]
The Dynamics of Electricity Consumption and Economic Growth: A Revisit Study of Their Causality in Pakistan, 2012, co-author with Muhammad Shahbaz, Energy, 39(1), 146-153. [ISI].
Environmental Kuznets Curve in Pakistan: Cointegration and Granger Causality, 2012, co-author with Muhammad Shahbaz and Muhammad Shahbaz Shabbir, Renewable & Sustainable Energy Reviews, 16, 2947- 2953. [ISI]
Does Financial Development Increase Energy Consumption? Role of Industrialization and Urbanization in Tunisia, 2012, co-author with Muhammad Shahbaz, Energy Policy, 40, 473-479. [ISI].
Exchange Rate and Stock Price Interaction in Major Asian Markets: Evidence for Individual Countries and Panels Allowing for Structural Breaks, 2011, co-author with Paresh Narayan and Russell Smyth, Singapore Economic Review, 56(2), 255–277. [ISI].
Will Obama’s Economic Stimulus Package Be Effective? Evidence from the Misery Index, 2011, co-author with Russell Smyth, Applied Economics Letters, 18, 493–495. [ISI]
Capital Structure of Government Linked Companies in Malaysia, 2011, co-author with Irene Wei Kiong Ting, Asian Academy of Management Journal of Accounting & Finance, 7(2), 137–156. [Scopus]
The Effect of Intellectual Capital on Firm’s Performance: Evidence from Servicing and Non-servicing Sectors in Malaysia, 2011, co-author with Irene W.K. Ting, Y.C. Chan, Terengganu International Finance and Economics Journal, 1(1), 25-33.
Revisit Feldstein-Horioka Puzzle: Evidence from Malaysia, 2011, co-author with Chor Foon Tang, Economics Bulletin, 31(3), 2237-2249. [Scopus]
Liberalization and Interaction among China’s Stock Markets: A Re-visit, 2010, International Journal of China Studies, 1(3), 735-748. [EconLit]
Market Efficiency of Oil Spot and Futures: A Mean-Variance and Stochastic Dominance Approach, 2010, co-author with Michael McAleer and Wing-Keung Wong, Energy Economics, 32, 979–986. [ISI].
Multivariate Granger causality between electricity generation, exports, prices and GDP in Malaysia, 2010, co-author with Russell Smyth, Energy, 35, 3640-3648. [ISI].
Existence of the day-of-the-week effect in FTSE Bursa Malaysia, 2010, co-author with Veronica Kah Min Tan, Jurnal Pengurusan, 31, 3-11 (lead article). [Scopus]
Futures versus Stocks: A Stochastic Dominance Study in Malaysian Markets,2010, co-author with Donald Lien and Wing-Keung Wong, Advances in Investment Analysis and Portfolio Management, 4, 49-80.
CO2 emissions, electricity consumption and output in ASEAN, 2010, co-author with Russell Smyth, Applied Energy, 87, 1858–1864. [ISI]
On the dynamics of aggregate output, electricity consumption and exports in Malaysia: Evidence from Multivariate Granger Causality Tests, 2010, co-author with Russell Smyth, Applied Energy, 87, 1963–1971. [ISI]
Economic Integration in Asia: Quo Vadis Malaysia? 2010, co-author with B.N. Ghosh, International Economic Journal, 24(2), 237-248. [Scopus]
Is the tourism-led growth hypothesis stable for Malaysia? A Note, 2010, co-author with Chor Foon Tang, International Journal of Tourism Research, 12, 375-378. [ISI]
Commodity Trading Advisors Funds: Analysis and Application, 2010, co-author with Kok Fai Phoon and Wing-Keung Wong, International Journal of Arts and Sciences, 3(7), 500-507. [ERA]
New Evidence from Misery Index in the Crime Function, 2009, co-author with Chor Foon Tang, Economics Letters, 102, 112-115. [ISI]
Long Memory in US Disaggregated Petroleum Consumption: Evidence from Univariate and Multivariate LM Tests for Fractional Integration, 2009, co-author with Russell Smyth, Energy Policy, 37, 3205–3211. [ISI]
The Domestic Savings and Economic Growth Relationship in China, 2009, co-author with Yingzhe Song, Journal of Chinese Economic and Foreign Trade Studies, 2(1), 5-17 (lead article). [EconLit] (This paper has been chosen as a Highly Commended Award Winner at the Emerald Literati Network Awards for Excellence 2010)
Intellectual Capital Performance of Financial Institutions in Malaysia, 2009, co-author with Irene Wei Kiong Ting, Journal of Intellectual Capital, 10(4), 588-599. [Scopus]
Asian Financial Crisis, Avian Flu and Terrorist Threats: Are Shocks to Malaysian Tourist Arrivals Permanent or Transitory? 2009, co-author with Russell Smyth, Asia Pacific Journal of Tourism Research, 14(3), 301-321. [ISI]
Do REITs Outperform Stocks and Fixed-Income Assets? New Evidence from Mean Variance and Stochastic Dominance Approaches, 2009, co-author with Thomas C. Chiang and Wing-Keung Wong, Journal of Risk and Financial Management, 1, 1-40 (lead article).
The Impact of Foreign Direct Investment on the Growth of the Manufacturing Sector in Malaysia, 2008, International Applied Economics and Management Letters, 1(1), 41-45.
Stochastic Dominance and Behavior towards Risk: The Market for Internet Stocks, 2008, co-author with Wai Mun Fong and Wing-Keung Wong, Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, 68(1), 194-208. [ISI]
The Sizes and Powers of Some Stochastic Dominance Tests: A Monte Carlo Study for Correlated and Heteroskedastic Distributions, 2008, co-author with Wing-Keung Wong and Xibin Zhang, Mathematics and Computers in Simulation, 79(1), 30-48. [ISI]
Stochastic Dominance Analysis of Asian Hedge Funds, 2008, co-author with Kok Fai Phoon and Wing-Keung Wong, Pacific Basin Finance Journal, 16, 204–223. [Scopus]
Are Malaysia’s Tourism Markets Converging? Evidence from Univariate and Panel Unit Root Tests with Structural Breaks, 2008, co-author with Russell Smyth, Tourism Economics, 14(1), 97–112. [ISI]
Is Phillips Curve Stable in Malaysia? New Empirical Evidence, co-author with Chor Foon Tang, 2007, Malaysian Journal of Economic Studies, 44(2), 95-105. [Scopus]
Will Inflation Increase Crime Rate? New Evidence from Bounds and Modified Wald Tests, co-author with Chor Foon Tang, 2007, Global Crime, 8(4), 311 – 323. [Scopus]
Revisiting Calendar Anomalies in Asian Stock Markets Using a Stochastic Dominance Approach, 2007, co-author with Russell Smyth and Wing-Keung Wong, Journal of Multinational Financial Management, 17, 125–141. [Scopus]
Do Asian Real Exchange Rates Mean Reverting? Evidence from Univariate and Panel LM Unit Root Tests with One and Two Structural Breaks, 2007, co-author with Russell Smyth, Applied Economics, 39(16), 2109-2120. [ISI]
Do Asian Stock Markets Follow a Random Walk? Evidence from LM Unit Root Tests with One and Two Structural Breaks, 2007, co-author with Russell Smyth, Review of Pacific Basin Financial Markets and Policies, 10(1), 15-31. [Scopus]
Impacts of Crises on Dynamic Linkages between Financial and Capital Markets, 2006, co-author with Marwan Halim and Wing-Keung Wong, Labuan Bulletin of International Business & Finance, 4, 43-59. [EconLit]
International Momentum Strategies: A Stochastic Dominance Approach, 2005, co-author with Wai Mun Fong and Wing-Keung Wong, Journal of Financial Markets, 8, 89–109. [ISI]
Impact of Other Stock Markets on China, 2004, co-author with Wing-Keung Wong, China Journal of Finance, 2(2), 81-108.

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