Dr. Ku' Azam Tuan Lonik

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Dr. Ku' Azam Tuan Lonik
Phone : 04-6532315
Fax     : 04-6576000
Email  : kuadzam@usm.my
Macroeconomics and Socio-Economics Issues, Factor affecting economics growth, The economics of government – growth, privatisation and regulation, Islamic Economics and Finance, Tourism Economics, International Finance 
 

Profile


Academic Qualification:

  • PhD (Economics), 1998, University of Leicester, UK
  • MA Economics of Public Policy, University of Leicester, UK
  • B.Economics, 1991, International Islamic University, Malaysia

Research

Key Research Areas:

  • Macroeconomics and Socio-Economics Issues
  • Factor affecting economics growth
  • The economics of government – growth, privatisation and regulation
  • Islamic Economics and Finance
  • Tourism Economics
  • International Finance

Publication

Selected Journal Articles:

  1. Norhafiza Mohd Sharif and Ku ‘Azam Tuan Lonik (2017). Community Involvement in Tourism Entrepreneurship: Case Study of Tioman Island. International Journal of Multiculture and Multireligious Understanding 4(5): 45-56.
  2. Norhafiza Mohd Sharif and Ku ‘Azam Tuan Lonik (2017). Sustaining the Entrepreneurship in Rural Tourism Development. International Journal of Multiculture and Multireligious Understanding 4(6): 31-42.
  3. Aleff Omar Shah Nordin, Ku ‘Azam Tuan Lonik, and Mastura Jaafar (2017). Empowering Local Community Through Tourism Entrepreneurship: The Case of Micro Tourism Entrepreneurs in Langkawi. SHS Web of Conference 12.
  4. Lee Siu Ming, Radziah Adam and Ku ‘Azam Tuan Lonik (2016). Gravity Model on A Single Market Commodity -A Review of Literature. Management Research Journal. 6(1): 32-39.
  5. Rafisah Mad Radzi and Ku :Azam Tuan Lonik (2016).Islamic Bank Risks: Its Rating Methodology and Syariah Assessment Solutions. Journal of Islamic banking and Finance. 4(2): 48-60.
  6. Mastura Jaafar, S. Mostafa Rasoolimanesh, Ku ‘Azam Tuan Lonik (2015). Tourism Growth and Entrepreneurship: Empirical Analysis of Development of Rural Highlands. Tourism Management Perspectives. 14:17-24.
  7. Mastura Jaafar, Aleff Omar Shah Nordin, Ku ‘Azam Tuan Lonik and Shardy Abdullah (2014). Entrepreneurship Development of Rural Tourism: Exploring a Cooperative Business Model. World Applied Sciences Journal.

Book Chapters:

  1. Ku ‘Azam Tuan Lonik, 50 years of Growth and Development of Malaysia Economy in Malaysia Economy, Growth and Transformation, UTHM, 2015.
  2. Ku ‘Azam Tuan Lonik, Development and Structural Change – From Resourse Based to Manufacturing in Malaysia Economy, Growth and Transformation, UTHM, 2015.
  3. Mohamed Zaini Omar, Ku ‘Azam Tuan Lonik and Fatimah Hassan, Combating Poverty Through Microfinance in Malaysia Economy, Growth and Transformation, UTHM, 2015.
  4. Ku ‘Azam Tuan Lonik, Contribution of SME to the Malaysia Economy, in Malaysia Economy, Growth and Transformation, UTHM, 2015.
  5. Ku ‘Azam Tuan Lonik, Government in the Context of Malaysia Economy, in Malaysia Economy, Growth and Transformation, UTHM, 2015.

Book:

  1. Ku ‘Azam Tuan Lonik. Pertukaran Asing. Utusan Publication (2017)
  2. Ku ‘Azam Tuan Lonik. Malaysia Economy, Growth and Transformation, UTHM, 2015.
  3. Azizi Bahauddin, Ku ‘Azam Tuan Lonik and Azizan Marzuki. New Tourism Research. USM (Sustainable Tourism Research Cluster) (2013)
  4. Ku ‘Azam Tuan Lonik. Maroekonomi Asas, Utusan Publication (2012)
  5. Ku ‘Azam Tuan Lonik. Kewangan Antarabangsa, Utusan Publication (2012)

Teaching Modules:

1. JKE 212 Modul 1 - Introduction to Macroeconomics and National Income Accounting
                                Pengenalan Kajian Makroekonomi dan Pengiraan Pendapatan Negara (2005)

2. JKE 212 Modul 2 - Income, Money and External Sector
                                   Keseimbangan Pendapatan, Wang dan Sektor Luar (2005)

3. JKE 312 Modul 1 - Disequilibrium in the Economics Unit
                                 Ketak-stabilan Unit-Unit Ekonomi (Edisi 2 2006)

4. JKE 312 Modul 2 - AD-AS Model
                                   Model AD-AS (Edisi 2 2006)

5. JKE 312 Modul 3 - Policy Analysis
                                  Analisis Dasar (Edisi 1 2006)

6. JKE 312 Modul 4 - Economic Growth
                                   Pertumbuhan Ekonomi (2010)

7. JKE 419 Modul 1 - Introductory to International Finance
                                  Asas Kewangan A’bangsa (2000)

8. JKE 419 Modul 2 = Balance of Payments and Foreign Exchange
                                    Imbangan Pembayaran dan Kadar Tukaran Asing (2000)

9. JKE 419 Modul 3 - Foreign Exchange Determinants
                                   Penentuan Kadar Tukaran Asing (2000)

10. JTW 108 Modul 1 - Basic Macroeconomics Theory
                                    Teori Asas Kajian Makroekonomi (2005)

11. JTW 108 Modul 2 - Macroeconomics Issues
                                     Isu-Isu Makroekonomi (2005)

12. JTW 108 Modul 3 - Macroeconomics Policy
                                     Alat-Alat Dasar (2006)

13. JKE 416 - Government Expenditure Growth Theory
                     Teori Pertumbuhan Perbelanjaan Kerajaan

Teaching

  • Introductory Macroeconomics 1999 – 2008
  • Intermediate Macroeconomics 1999 – till now
  • International Finance 1999 – till now
  • Intermediate Microeconomics 2010 – 2011
  • Public Sector Economics 2011 – till now
  • Distance Education and Computer Literacy 2014

Supervision

  1. Hening Widi Oetomo – PhD, graduated 2003
  2. Abdul Rashid Abu Bakar – Master, graduated 2008
  3. Azizi Abu Bakar – PhD, graduated 2009
  4. Fauzi Husin – PhD, graduated 2009
  5. Lew Yuen Sin – PhD, graduated 2010
  6. Nor Shafinas Muda – MA, graduated 2014
  7. Sharifah Mohd Yusof –PhD, graduated, 2015
  8. Noriza Abdul Aziz – PhD, graduated, 2017
  9. Norhafiza Mohd Shariff – PhD, graduated, 2017
  10. Alef Omar Shah Nordin – PhD. graduated, 2017
  11. Bahrudin Tang – PhD, graduated, 2017
  12. Ismadi Ishak – waiting for viva
  13. Nor Shafinas Muda – PhD, on going
  14. Lee Siu Ming – PhD, on going
  15. Lim Chee Ann – PhD, on going
  16. Norwahida Fuad – PhD, on going
  17. Mohd Syahmi Mohd Daud – MA, on going

Recognition

  1. Journal assessor for International Journal of Hospitality Management (2018)
  2. Journal assessor for the Malaysian Journal of Distance Education (2007 – 2009)
  3. Voice of Academia (2009 – 2010)
  4. Journal Reviewer for the Turkish Online Journal of Educational Technology (2011)
  5. International Journal of Banking, Accounting and Finance (IJBAAF), UK (2010).
  6. Journal assessor for the Malaysian Online Journal of the Instructional Technology (2007)
  7. Malaysian Journal of Distance Education (editorial board member, 2006 - 2010)
  8. Pakistan Journal of Applied Social Sciences (editorial board member, 2011 - )

Invited Speaker:

  1. Economics Crisis: The Role of Islamic Economics and Financial Systems Kegawatan (Ekonomi: Bagaimana Sistem Ekonomi dan Kewangan Islam Mampu Berperanan) Temu Ilmiah Nasional XI, FoSSEI, Universitas Islam Sultan Syarif Kasim Riau, Indonesia. 15 Mac 2012.
  2. Teaching Macroeconomics - The Fiscal and Monetary Policy. Matriculation Programme, Ministry of Education, 2008.
  3. The Role of Securities Commission in Safeguarding the Muslim Investors in Malaysia – Durham Islamic Finance Summer Programme, University of Durham UK, July 2009
  4. Issues in Ijarah Financing – Markfield Institute of Higher education, Leicester, UK. Nov. 2009

Other Academic Recognitions - Awards:

  1. International Staff Exchange Fellowship Program, The Institute of International Exchange, Shanghai Open University, Shanghai, China, 1-12 June, 2015.
  2. Workshop for young economists, policymakers and activists on 'Reclaiming Development in the Age of Financial Globalization', International Development Economics Associates. Bilkent University, Ankara, Turkey, 31 Aug. – 3 Sept. 2005 and Turkish Social Science Association International Conference on 'Acts of Resistance against Globalization from the South', Middle East Technical University, Ankara, 5-7 Sept. 2005,

Other Recognitions:

  1. Excellent Service Awards, USM, 2013
  2. Excellent Service Awards, USM, 2006
  3. Excellent Educators Awards (Applied Arts), USM, 2005
  4. Excellent Service Awards, USM, 2001