Dr Abhishek Mukherjee

Abhishek Mukherjee


Qualifications: PhD

About Abhishek

I have a PhD in Finance from the University of Waikato. The focus of my PhD research was to investigate the influence of Corporate Social Responsibility expenditure on firms' market valuation, financial performance and senior managers' attitude toward such expenses.  Before starting Ph.D., I completed MBA from India and Post Graduate Diploma in Finance from New Zealand. I have worked in the Commercial Insurance Industry in India in the capacity of corporate business development. I also worked as a researcher at the Institute for Business Research (IBR), New Zealand. I have several years of teaching experience in New Zealand and China. My research interest focuses on the Corporate Finance area.

Papers Taught

Research Interests

Corporate Social Responsibility.

Corporate Finance.

Investor Sentiment.

Recent Publications

  • Mukherjee, A., Bird, R., & Duppati, G. (2018). Mandatory corporate social responsibility: The Indian experience. Journal of Contemporary Accounting and Economics, 14, 254-265. doi:10.1016/j.jcae.2018.06.002

  • Bird, R., Duppati, G., & Mukherjee, A. (2016). Corporate social responsibility and firm market performance: a study of Indian listed companies. International Journal of Business Governance and Ethics, 11(1), 68-88. doi:10.1504/IJBGE.2016.076351

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Accounting; Economics; Finance; Financial Accounting

Contact Details

Room: 4.03G
Phone: 072620552 Extn 3552