SUSL Staff Directory

Mrs. LMCS Menike

Senior Lecturer


Master of Commerce – University of Kelaniya, Sri Lanka.

Bachelor of Business Administration (Special) - University of Sri Jayewardenepura, Sri Lanka

PhD - University of Colombo, Sri Lanka

Research Interests

SMEs Capital Structure

Capital Market

Behavioural Finance

Recent Publications

Recent Publications

Menike, L.MC.S.,& Keeragala Arachchi KAGP, (2016). Adaptation to climate change by smallholder farmers in rural communities; Evidence from Sri Lanka, Elsevier [ICSUSL –Procedia Food Science 2016]


Menike, L. M. C. S., Dunusinghe, P. M. & Ranasinghe, A. (2015). Behavioral factors influence on Investment Performance: A survey of Individual Investors at Colombo Stock Exchange. Conference Proceedings of 10th Annual London Business Research Conference, Imperial College, London, UK


Menike, L. M. C. S., Dunusinghe, P. M. & Ranasinghe, A. (2015). Macroeconomic and Firm Specific Determinants of Stock Returns: A Comparative Analysis of Stock Markets in Sri Lanka and in the United Kingdom. Journal of Finance and Accounting. Vol. 3, No. 4, pp. 86-96. doi: 10.11648/j.jfa.20150304.14


Menike, L.M.C.S., (2015). Capital Structure and Financing of Small and Medium Sized Enterprises: Empirical Evidence from a Sri Lankan Survey Journal of Small Business and Entrepreneurship Development, Vol. 3, No. 1, pp. 54-65. 


Menike, L.M.C.S., & Dunusinghe, P.M., (2014). Firm Fundamentals and Stock Returns: Evidence from Colombo Stock Exchange, HETC Symposium, Hotel Galadari, Lotus Road, Colombo


Menike, L.M.C.S., (2012). An Assessment of Performance of Sri Lankan Commercial Banks for the Sri Lanka, Forum of University Economists, Sri Lanka Foundation Institute, Colombo

         Menike, L.M.C.S., (2011). Modelling the Impact of Oil Prices on Emerging Sri Lanka’s Stock Prices, Post Graduate Symposium, the Dept. of Economics, University of Colombo.