Demi Chung

Senior Lecturer

Demi Chung

Senior Lecturer, Undergraduate Student Liaison (Accounting)

School of Accounting - BCom Accounting | BEc (Hons) Macquarie | PhD University of Sydney

About Demi

Demi joined the School of Accounting at UNSW Business School in early 2009. Prior to this, she was an academic in the Discipline of Accounting at the University of Sydney. Demi also brings with her a wealth of knowledge from a decade of commercial experience working at various accounting roles in the private sector. She teaches financial accounting, and specialises in International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS) and their application.

Teaching and Supervision

Current Courses Taught

  • ACCT3563 Issues in Financial Reporting and Analysis

Grants

  • 2008-2009: AFAANZ (Accounting and Finance Association of Australia and New Zealand) Research Grants (with Professor Hensher and Dr Rose), AU$7,500
  • 2007: APIRA (Asia Pacific Interdisciplinary Research in Accounting) Emerging Scholars' Research Fund, NZ$3,000

Prizes & awards

Awards

  • Public Private Partnerships in Transport Infrastructure: Past, Present and Beyond', Best Paper Award in the 'public sector not-for-profit' stream at AFAANZ/IAAER conference 2008
  • Private Provision of Transport Infrastructure - Unveiling the Inconvenient Truth of New South Wales', the David Willis Memorial Prize for the best paper submitted and presented by students or new professionals at the Australasian Transport Research Forum (ATRF) 2008

UNSW Business School profile: https://www.business.unsw.edu.au/our-people/demichung

Conference Abstracts
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Chung D; Monroe G; Nguyen P, 2018, 'The economic consequences of IFRS adoption on Project Finance', in The EAA 2018 Program Book, Milan, Italy, presented at European Accounting Association Annual Congress, Milan, Italy, 30 May 2018 - 01 June 2018
2018
Journal articles
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Chung D; Hensher DA, 2018, 'Public private partnerships in the provision of tolled roads: Shared value creation, trust and control', Transportation Research Part A: Policy and Practice, vol. 118, pp. 341 - 359, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.tra.2018.08.038
2018
Chung D, 2016, 'Risk, Challenge and Value for Money of Public-Private Partnerships', Financial Accountability & Management, vol. 32, pp. 448 - 483, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/faam.12101
2016
Chung D; Hensher DA, 2015, 'Modelling Risk Perceptions of Stakeholders in Public-Private Partnership Toll Road Contracts', Abacus, vol. 51, pp. 437 - 483, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/abac.12052
2015
Chung D; Hensher D, 2015, 'Risk Management in Public-Private Partnerships', Australian Accounting Review, vol. 25, pp. 13 - 27, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/auar.12062
2015
Chung D; Hensher D; Rose JM, 2010, 'Toward the betterment of risk allocation: Investigating risk perceptions of Australian stakeholder groups to public-private-partnership tollroad projects', Research In Transportation Economics, vol. 30, pp. 43 - 58, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.retrec.2010.10.007
2010
Chung D; Freedman C; Blair A, 2010, 'The Handmaiden’s tale: Japan’s Foreign Investment as a Reflection of its Domestic Economy', International Journal of Globalisation and Small Business, vol. 4, pp. 322 - 337, http://dx.doi.org/10.1504/IJBG.2010.032969
2010
Chung D, 2009, 'Developing an analytical framework for analyzing and assessing public-private partnerships: A hospital case study', Economic and Labour Relations Review, vol. 19, pp. 69 - 90, http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/103530460901900206
2009
Chung D, 2009, 'Private Provision of Road Infrastructure: Unveiling the Inconvenient Truth in new South Wales, Australia', Road and Transport Research: A Journal of Australian and New Zealand Research and Practice, vol. 18, pp. 68 - 86, http://atrf.info/papers/2008/2008_chung.pdf
2009
Chung D, 2008, 'Public Private Partnerships: An Early Experience in Australia', International Journal of Accounting Information Science and Leadership, vol. 1, pp. 43 - 71
2008
Chung D; Abelson P, 2005, 'The Real Story of Housing Prices in Australia from 1970 to 2003', The Australian Economic Review, vol. 38, pp. 265 - 281, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1467-8462.2005.00373.x
2005
Abelson P; Joyeux R; Milunovich G; Chung D, 2005, 'Explaining House Prices in Australia: 1970 to 2003', The Economic Record, vol. 81, pp. S96 - S103, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1475-4932.2005.00243.x
2005
Book Chapters
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Chung D, 2017, 'Private Provision of Public Services: The Case of Australia's Motorways', in The Oxford Handbook of Megaproject Management, Oxford University Press
2017
Chung D; Hensker D, 2016, 'Risk sharing in public private partnerships a contractual economics perspective', in Handbook on Transport and Urban Planning in the Developed World, pp. 254 - 273
2016
Chung D; Hensher D, 2011, 'Road infrastructure and institutional reform: tolling and pricing', in Finger M; Kunneke RW (ed.), International Handbook of Network Industries, Edward Elgar, UK, pp. 252 - 268
2011
Conference Papers
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Andon PJ; Chung D, 2014, 'Risks, challenges, and value for money of Public Private Partnerships: the handback of M4', in EIASM (ed.), Financial Accountability and Management, Edinburgh, Scotland, pp. 448 - 468, presented at 8th International EIASM Public Sector Conference, Edinburgh, Scotland, 02 September 2014 - 04 September 2014, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/faam.12101
2014
Chung D; Hensher D; Rose J, 2013, 'Management controls on agent's risk-taking incentive; The organizational architecture of Public-Private-Partnerships', in AFAANZ 2013, AFAANZ 2013, Perth, Australia, presented at AFAANZ 2013, Perth, Australia, 07 July 2013 - 09 July 2013
2013
Chung D; Hensher D; Rose J, 2013, 'Management controls on agent’s risk-taking incentive: The organizational architecture of Public-Private-Partnerships', in Michigan State University (GMARS) (ed.), GMARS 2013, GMARS 2013, Sydney, Australia, presented at GMARS 2013, Sydney, Australia, 27 June 2013 - 28 June 2013
2013
Chung D, 2011, 'Risk-Sharing in PPP Tollroads: Behavioural Choice under Contract', in Accounting and Finance Association Australia and New Zealand Program & Proceedings, Accounting and Finance Association Australia and New Zealand, Australia, presented at Accounting and Finance Association Australia and New Zealand Conference, Darwin, Australia, 03 July 2011 - 05 July 2011
2011
Chung D; Hensher D; Rose JM, 2011, 'Risk Assessment in Public-Private-Partnership Concessions: Intuitive Hunch over Rationality', in 12th International Conference Series on Competition and Ownership in Land Passenger Transport (Thredbo 12) Program & Proceedings, 12th International Conference Series on Competition and Ownership in Land Passenger Transport (Thredbo 12), Durban, South Africa, pp. 1 - 53, presented at 12th International Conference Series on Competition and Ownership in Land Passenger Transport (Thredbo 12), Durban, South Africa, 11 September 2011 - 15 September 2011
2011
Chung D; Hensher DA; Rose JM, 2009, 'Toward the betterment of risk allocation: Investigating risk perceptions of Australian stakeholder groups to public-private-partnership tollroad projects', in 50th Annual Transportation Research Forum 2009, pp. 985 - 1017
2009
Chung D; Hensher D; Rose JM, 2009, 'Toward the betterment of risk allocation: Investigating risk perceptions of Australian Stakeholder Groups to Public-Private-Partnership tollroad projects.', in Research in Transportation Economics, New York, USA, pp. 43 - 58, presented at Accounting at a Tipping Point - 2009 Annual Meeting & Conference on Teaching & Learning in Accounting, New York, USA, 01 August 2009 - 05 August 2009, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.retrec.2010.10.007
2009
Chung D, 2008, 'Private provision of transport infrastructure - Unveiling the inconvenient truth in New South Wales', in 31st Australasian Transport Research Forum, ATRF 2008, pp. 385 - 404
2008

​​Demi's research interests include the applications and impacts of IFRS, risk management and value creation across sector boundaries, with particular interests in the domain of Public-Private-Partnerships (PPPs). She has published papers in PPP transport infrastructure.