SUSL Staff Directory

Miss A. W. G. C. N. Wijethunga

Lecturer (prob.)

champa@mgt.sab.ac.lk

Office: +94-0452280023

Fax: +94-0452280007

Qualifications

B.Sc. in Financial Management (Special) Degree (Second Class Upper Division) - Sabaragamuwa University of Sri Lanka

Masters in Economics ( Merit) - University of Colombo 

 


Profile

Ms. A.W.G.C.N. Wijethunga is a Lecturer (Probationary) in Financial Management at the Department of Accountancy & Finance, Faculty of Management Studies, Sabaragamuwa University of Sri Lanka. Ms. Wijethunga obtained her first degree, B.Sc. in Financial Management (Special) from the Sabaragamuwa University of Sri Lanka in 2014 and Masters in Economics from University of Colombo.


Membership of Professional Bodies/Associations

Sri Lanka Finance Association- Member

Sri Lankan Academy of Young Scientists - Member

 


Research Interests

Capital pricing, Investment Behaviour, Financial Markets


Recent Publications

Journals

  1. Wijethunga AWGCN & Dayaratne DAI (2018).Role of banking sector in promoting green investments: Exploring new developments.International Journal of Accounting & Business Finance, 4(1), 66-81
  2. Wijethunga AWGCN & Dayaratne DAI (2018). Does Institutional Quality Matter for Equity Foreign Portfolio Inflows? Evidence from Developing Economy of Sri Lanka. Amity Journal of Finance. 18 (1).
  3. Wijethunga AWGCN & Dayaratne DAI (2018). Determinants of Volatility Change of Exchange Rate in Sri Lanka. Sri Lanka Economic Journal, 15(1),15-27
  4. Dayaratne D A I & Wijethunga AWGCN (2017). Volatility of Stock Returns in Colombo Stock Exchange (CSE) in War and Post War Period. Sri Lanka Economic Journal. 14(1),74-83
  5. Wijethunga AWGCN & Dayaratne DAI (2017). Does Market Capitalization Matters for the Weak-form Market Efficiency: Recent Evidence from Colombo Stock Exchange. International Journal of Accounting & Business Finance, 3(2), 1-18
  6. Wijethunga AWGCN & Dayaratne DAI (2016). Initial and after market performance of Initial Public offerings: New evidence from Colombo Stock Market. International Journal of Accounting & Business Finance, 2(1), 14-27
  7. Wijethunga AWGCN & Dayaratne DAI (2016). Long run determents of sectorial stock returns: evidence from Colombo Stock exchange. International Journal of Accounting & Business Finance, 2(2), 19-27
  8. Wijethunga AWGCN & Dayaratne DAI (2015). Time-Varying Estimate of Beta (Systematic Risk): Evidence from Colombo Stock Exchange. International Journal of Accounting & Business Finance, 1(1), 64-74
  9. Wijethunga AWGCN & Dayaratne DAI (2015), Calendar Anomalies in an Emerging Stock Market: Evidence from the Colombo Stock Exchange. Journal of Accountancy & Finance, 2(1), 30-51
  10. Wijethunga AWGCN, Dayaratne DAI & Dharmaratne DG (2015). Influence of Macroeconomic variables on foreign and local Investor Behaviour in Colombo Stock Exchange. Wayamba Journal of Management, 6, 84-111
  11. Dayaratne DAI & Wijethunga AWGCN (2015). Stock Market Development and Economic Growth: War and Post War Evidence from Colombo Stock Exchange. Proceedings of Fourth Annual International Research Conference of South-eastern University of Sri Lanka, 271-278
  12. Dayaratne DAI & Wijethunga AWGCN (2015). Impact of Psychology on Behavioural Intention in Investing in Capital Markets: A Survey from Colombo Stock Exchange. International Journal of Accounting & Business Finance, 1(2), 37-45
  13. Dayaratne DAI & Wijethunga AWGCN (2015). The dynamic relationship between Initial Public Offerings (IPOs) and macroeconomic variables:  Evidence from emerging stock market of Sri Lanka. International Journal of Liberal Arts and Social Science, 3(9),76-83
  14. Dayaratne DAI & Wijethunga AWGCN (2015). Relationship between Stock Market Development and Economic Growth: War and Post War Evidence from the Colombo Stock Exchange. Colombo Journal of Multi-Disciplinary Research, 2(2), 74-87.
  15. Dayaratne DAI & Wijethunga AWGCN (2015). Financial Sector Development and Economic Growth. Journal of Accountancy and Finance, 2(2), 22-30.

Book Chapters

  1. Wijethunga AWGCN & Dayaratne DAI (2016). Analysis of dynamic Linkage of Stock returns and Exchange Rates: Comparative Evidence from Sri Lanka and India, Innovation and Emerging Trends in Business Management and Information Technology I, 134-142.

Extended Abstracts

  1. Wijethunga AWGCN & Dayaratne DAI (2017). Does Military Expenditure Matter for Economic Growth. Proceedings of 4th Annual Research Symposium on Social Sciences and Humanities, National Centre for Advanced Studies in Humanities & Social Sciences Sri Lanka, 87-96 
  2. Wijethunga AWGCN & Dayaratne DAI (2018). Impact of Banking Sector Development on Stock Market Development in Sri Lanka. Proceedings of 7th International Conference of the Sri Lanka Forum of University Economists.66-72.