BCom (Liberal Studies) (Hons); PhD Sydney Lecturer
+61 2 9351 6455
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The University of Sydney
NSW 2006 Australia
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Dr Wright's expertise is in the design, investment and operations of real estate markets. Her research is published in internationally reviewed journals, has been presented at numerous global conferences and is the IP underlying the benchmark RP Data-Rismark House Price Index series. She is sought out for her knowledge on real estate prices and modelling, and is a member of the Sirca-RP Data joint research committee.
Her current research projects examine how real estate investment decisions are made and the impact of foreign investors on Australian property market dynamics, for which she was awarded funding from the Freda and Len Lansbury ECR Support Fund.Prior to being appointed at the University of Sydney Business School Dr Wright held quantitative research positions in funds management firms, and continues to provide expert advice to a range of significant industry bodies including the Financial Services Council of Australia and the Reserve Bank of Australia.
Sacred cow no more: what proposed changes to negative gearing really mean
Frino A., Lepone G. and Wright D.
'Investor Characteristics and the Disposition Effect', Pacific-Basin Finance Journal, vol.31, pp. 1-12
'The Auction Pricing Effect Revisited, Unversita G. D'Annunzio, Pescara, Italy, 30 June 2014.
'Indices, Investments and Ideology: 50 Years of Residential Real Estate Research, AFAANZBehavioural Finance SIG, Auckland, New Zealand, 6 July 2014
'Superstition and prices in residential real estate transactions', IFMA International Conference on Finance, Bali, Indonesia, 17th December 2014 http://www.aut.ac.nz/__data/assets/pdf_file/0019/508006/486160-AFBC-Submission-Blind.pdf
Wright D and Lepone G
'Investor behaviour and lottery stocks', World Finance Conference, Venice, Italy, 4th July 2014 http://www.cmcrc.com/files/docs/1381278409gracegonglotterystockpaper.pdf