Methodological and Empirical Advances in Financial Analysis (MEAFA) is a cross-disciplinary research network within The University of Sydney Business School that promotes methodical analytical work with empirical applications in financial analysis, by bridging research expertise across the disciplines of Accounting, Business Analytics and Finance.MEAFA's mission comprises of the following primary goals:To develop a dynamic research infrastructure for investigating issues of analytical correctness, precision and reliability of estimates in applied financial analysis.To design and provide advanced quantitative research training to academia, industry and government.To provide cross-disciplinary supervision to research students, PhD and honours.
The MEAFA PhD research scholarship is a competitive award that is provided as a top-up to holders of full-time primary PhD scholarships.
- 24-28 June 2013: MEAFA Stata workshop on
Structural equation modelling (SEM), Management of raw data, and Data visualisation
- 11-15 February 2013: MEAFA
Stata workshop on Monte Carlo simulation, Time-series analysis, Event
- 31 Jan-1 Feb 2013: Sixth MEAFA meeting