Professor Tapan Sarker

Tapan Sarker


Professor - Finance


School of Business

Areas of research & interest:

  • Behaviour change
  • Carbon offsets & markets
  • Circular economy
  • Climate change
  • Economics & business
  • Energy & fuels
  • Environment
  • Sustainability
  • Tourism
  • Workforce & training


  • Agriculture & environment
  • Carbon & environmental markets
  • Energy & infrastructure
  • Green investment
  • Industry & business solutions
  • Technology solutions

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Professor Tapan Sarker has more than 20 years of teaching and training, research, administrative and consulting experience. Within the industry, he has been a consultant for leading MNCs such as BHP Billiton, Rio Tinto, and Mahindra & Mahindra Ltd India. His interdisciplinary research expertise is in the areas of sustainable and green finance, public financial management, financing for the SDGs, business responses to climate change, and circular economy. His research has been published in leading journals including Finance Research Letters, International Review of Economics & Finance, Australian Tax Forum, Global Finance Journal, Economic Modelling, among others. Tapan holds a Ph.D. in Commerce from the Australian National University, Master of Arts in Business and Commerce from Keio University, Japan, and Bachelor of Science with Hons (First Class) from Chittagong University, Bangladesh.