Associate Professor Kathy Tannous


Associate Professor in Economics, Finance And Property


Dr Kathy Tannous' current research areas include the evaluation of Fire and Rescue New South Wales Home Fire Safety Checks Program from the firefighters' perspective. She is an associate professor in the School of Business with an active research program in aspects of health economics, economic evaluation studies, and community care. Lecturing experience spans over 18 years and across a number of tertiary institutions in areas of Economics, Finance, and Management. Publication record includes three books, twenty-two refereed publications and over forty research and consultancy reports. Has worked as an economic consultant with macroeconomic forecasting firm Canada (Infometrica), financial economist with Commonwealth Bank, asset consultant with IPAC Securities and Consultant with Coopers and Lybrand. In addition, has undertaken a number of consultancies with the Australian aid agency (AusAID), United Nations Fund for Women, and the World Bank in the Pacific Islands, Lao PDR and Yemen. Currently undertaking an Evaluation of the Home Fire Safety Checks program with Fire and Rescue New South Wales. Is a fellow of Financial Services Institute of Australia (FINSIA), member of Economic Society of Australia and International Society for Pharmacoeconomics and Outcomes Research (ISPOR).

Qualifications and Recognition

  • PhD University of Western Sydney
  • MAppFin Securities Institute Education
  • GDipAppFinInv Securities Institute Education
  • BA(Hons) Carleton University (Canada)

Research and Publications

For a complete list of my publications please see my publications page (opens in a new window)

Contact Details
Telephone+61 2 9685 9345
LocationBuilding 1, Parramatta City