Vijitha Gunarathna K.G.P., (Mr.)

MSc (Norway, Agder), BBA (Ruh, SL)


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Senior Lecturer 
Department of Accounting and Finance
Faculty of Management and Finance
University of Ruhuna, Matara
Sri Lanka

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BIOGRAPHY

Mr. Gunarathna K.G.P.V is a senior lecturer attached to the Department of Accounting and Finance at the Faculty of Management and Finance, University of Ruhuna, Sri Lanka. He received the BBA (Accounting) degree from the University of Ruhuna, Sri Lanka, and MSc in Business Administration degree from the University of Agder in Norway. His research interest is mainly concerned with Capital Structure, Working capital management, Risk and Return, Participatory Budgeting.

JOURNAL PAPERS & BOOK SECTIONS

Gunarathna, V. (2016). How Does Financial Leverage Affect Financial Risk? An Empirical Study in Sri Lanka. Amity Journal of Finance, 1(1), 57-66.
Kuruppu, C., Adhikari, P., Gunarathna, V., Ambalangodage, D., Perera, P., & Karunarathna, C. (2016). Participatory budgeting in a Sri Lankan urban council: A practice of power and domination. Critical Perspectives on Accounting.
Gunarathna, V. (2014). Determinants of Expected Rate of Return on Common Stock: An Empirical Study in Sri Lanka. International Journal of Science and Research, 3(5), 80-85.

CONFERENCE PROCEEDINGS & PRESENTATIONS

Gunarathna, V. (2016). The Determinants of Outstanding Balances among Credit Card Holders: Evidence from Sri Lanka. Paper presented at the 5th International Conference on Management and Economics 2016 University of Ruhuna, Sri Lanka.
Gunarathna, V. (2014). Determinants of Expected Rate of Return on Common Stock: An Empirical Study from Colombo Stock Matket Paper presented at the 3rd International Conference on Management and Economics 2014 University of Ruhuna, Sri Lanka.
Gunarathna, V. (2013). The Degree of Financial Leverage as a Determinant of Financial Risk. Paper presented at the 2nd International Conference on Management and Economics, University of Ruhuna, Sri Lanka.
Kuruppu, C., Gunarathna, V., Perera, P., Ambalangodage, D., Karunarathne, C., & Adhikari, P. (2013). Budgeting for fostering social capital in the context of conflicting social and political interests: A case of a Sri Lankan local government. Paper presented at the 14th Biennial CIGAR Conference.

ACADEMIC SOCIETY MEMBERSHIP

Reviewer - 5th International Conference on Management and Economics, Sri Lanka -ICME 2016.
Ad hoc Reviewer - Academic Session of University of Ruhuna, Sri Lanka.
Faculty representative of 12th Academic Session and 11th Vice Chancellors Award 2015 Ceremony of University of Ruhuna, Sri Lanka.
Member of the Judge panel of selecting the Best entrepreneur Award 2013, Hambantota District Chamber of Commerce (HDCC).
Student Counselor, Faculty of Management and Finance, University of Ruhuna - 2012.

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