Dr. Sook Rei Tan

Dr. Sook Rei Tan

Dr. Sook Rei Tan

Lecturer, Business


  • Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) in Economics, Nanyang Technological University, 2014 - 2019
  • Bachelor of Arts (BA) in Economics, Nanyang Technological University, 2010 - 2014

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Before joining James Cook University in Singapore, Dr Tan was a research fellow at Economics department of Nanyang Technological University. Her research interests include applied macroeconomics and international finance. Specifically, her current research focuses on panel data estimation on the relationship between financial openness indicators and financial stability of emerging market economies. Her research works have been accepted and presented at several conferences, such as Conference of Computing in Economics and Finance, INFER Workshop on Applied Macroeconomics, Workshop on Economic Science with Heterogeneous Interacting Agents and Singapore Economic Review Conference.

Research Interests

  • Applied macroeconomics
  • International economics and finance
  • Emerging market economies