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Associate Professor David Tripe BCA (Hons), MBS, PhD, Dip Bank

Associate Professor

School of Economics and Finance


Contact details

  • Ph: x84038
    Location: 4.18, Social Science Tower
    Campus: Turitea


  • BCA (Hons) - Victoria University of Wellington (1974)
  • MBS - Massey University (1998)
  • PhD - Massey University (2005)
  • Dip Bank - Massey University (1994)

Research Expertise

Research Interests

Banks and Banking

Bank performance

Bank efficiency


Interest rates and monetary policy, macroprudential policy

Competition in banking

The New Zealand banking system

Payment systems

Bank asset and liability management

Bank liquidity

Bank risk management

Area of Expertise

Field of research codes
Banking, Finance and Investment (150200): Banking, Finance and Investment not elsewhere classified (150299): Commerce, Management, Tourism And Services (150000):
Economics (140000):
Financial Institutions (incl. Banking) (150203)

Research Outputs


Bibi, U., Balli, HO., Matthews, CD., & Tripe, DWL. (2018). New approaches to measure the social performance of microfinance institutions (MFIs). International Review of Economics and Finance. 53, 88-97
[Journal article]Authored by: Matthews, C., Ozer-Balli, H., Tripe, D.

Supervision and Teaching

Summary of Doctoral Supervision

Position Current Completed
Supervisor 5 5

Current Doctoral Supervision

Supervisor of:

  • Nikhil Srivastava - PhD
    Issues in the Pricing and Structure of Bank Deposit Products
  • Salah U-Din - PhD
    Impact of Global Financial Crisis 2008 on Banks
  • Thi Tran - PhD
    Reforms on corporate governance of banks in Vietnam and their role on bank performance and soundness.
  • Saba Azeem - PhD
    The impacts of personal characteristics on the use of online banking in New Zealand
  • Xiping Li - PhD
    Systemic risk in financial services and its relationship to the economy

Completed Doctoral Supervision

Supervisor of:

  • 2015 - Uzma Bibi - PhD
    Performance Measurement of South Asian Microfinance Institutions
  • 2015 - Dang Thanh Ngo - PhD
    Efficiency of the banking system in Vietnam under financial liberalization
  • 2014 - Faisal Rana - PhD
    Essays on International Risk Sharing
  • 2012 - Azira Binti Abdul Adzis - PhD
    The Impact of International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS) on Bank Loan Loss Provisioning Behaviour and Bank Earnings Volatility
  • 2011 - Samisoni Fotu Maea - PhD
    The efficiency of the commercial banks in six Pacific Island countries

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