Thanya N. Weerasinghe K.D., (Miss.)

BSc in Accounting (USJ, SL), MSc in Management (USJ, SL)

Lecturer (On Leave)
Department of Accounting and Finance
Faculty of Management and Finance
University of Ruhuna, Matara
Sri Lanka

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Thanya Weerasinghe is attached to the Department of Accountancy of the University of Ruhuna Sri Lanka (Since December 2018). Her research focuses on research that emerges at the intersection of sustainable development concerns and organizational operations. In addition to this, her research interests lie in the area of corporate governance as well.

Conference proceedings and presentations

Perera, P.S.M. & Weerasinghe, K.D.T.N. (2021). The Impact of Ownership Structure on Financial Performance of Commercial Banks in Sri Lanka. Proceedings of Annual emerging financial markets and policy conference 2021 (pp. 29-34). Sri Lanka Finance Association, Colombo
Samarawickrama, D., Wanniarachchige, M. K., Weerasinghe, K.D.T.N. (2021). Can Ownership Concentration Reduce Firm Performance? Evidence From Firms Listed in the Colombo Stock Exchange Under Banks, Diversified Financials and Insurance Industry Groups.Proceedings of Annual emerging financial markets and policy conference 2021 (pp. 15-21). Sri Lanka Finance Association, Colombo.
Weerasinghe, K.D.T.N. (2021). The Effect of Corporate Governance on Corporate Social Responsibility [Abstract]. Proceedings of 18th Academic Sessions 2021 (pp. 73). University of Ruhuna, Matara.
Weerasinghe, K.D.T.N. (2020). Mediating Effect of Corporate Social Responsibility on the Relationship between Corporate Governance & Financial Constraints: Evidence from Sri Lanka. Proceedings of the 9th International Conference on Management and Economics 2020 (pp. 33-49). Faculty of Management and Finance, University of Ruhuna, Matara.

Teaching involvements

Strategic Management Accounting
Cost and Management Accounting
Corporate Reporting
Financial Reporting
Corporate Governance
Accounting Theory & Practise
Introductory Econometrics

Research Interests

Corporate Social Responsibility
Management Accounting
Waste Management and life cycle accounting


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