Dr Maria Jahromi

PhD in Finance (University of Sydney), BComm Hons. (Australian National University), Dip Arts (Australian National University), AFHEA
Senior Lecturer in Economics
ANU College of Arts and Social Sciences

Areas of expertise

  • Financial Economics 140207
  • Applied Economics 1402
  • International Economics And International Finance 140210
  • Financial Econometrics 150202
  • Time Series Analysis 140305
  • Finance 150201
  • Economics Of Education 380104
  • Labour Economics 380111


Dr Maria Jahromi is a Senior Lecturer in Economics at the Centre for Social Research and Methods (CSRM) at the Australian National University. She received her PhD in Finance from University of Sydney in 2015 and now works across several areas of applied finance and economics. 

Her current projects cover various topics including the impact of financial crises on financial asset returns and volatility, economic sanctions, the socio-economic impacts of COVID-19, Islamic finance, risk and returns to education, and costing of remote and regional schools.

Maria’s research has been presented at local and international conferences and published in highly ranked academic journalsShe is the recipient of multiple scholarships and awards including the Australian Securities Exchange (ASX) Prize for the best paper on derivatives/quantitative finance presented at the 24th Australasian Finance & Banking Conference in Sydney. 

She taught courses in econometrics, statistics, microeconomics and finance at the Australian National University since 2010. Since 2019 she has been co-convening EMET8002 Case Studies in Applied Economic Analysis and Econometrics through the Research School of Economics.

Website: https://www.maria-jahromi.com

Google Scholar: https://scholar.google.com.au/citations?user=lCnixhcAAAAJ&hl=en 


Projects and Grants

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