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Dr Lynn McAlevey

051 Lynn McAleveySenior Lecturer
MSc MBA PhD (Otago)

Tel 64 3 479 8145
Office CO 3.40
Email lynn.mcalevey@otago.ac.nz

Lynn McAlevey joined the Business School in 1985.  He has taught in a wide number of papers at undergraduate, postgraduate, MBA and Executive levels. Currently he teaches FINC203 Business Data Analysis and FINC411 Financial Risk Management.

He has a wide number of research interests, currently real estate markets and housing bubbles. He has published in finance, mathematics and statistics journals.  Publications include best journal paper Pacific Rim Property Research Journal 2008 and highly commended award Journal of European Real Estate Research 2013.  He has also been awarded best conference paper at the Pacific Rim Real Estate Society Conference 2008, and Division best paper Academy of Management Meeting 1998.  In 2007 jointly awarded a RICS Scholarship for research into house price bubbles.

Teaching

  • Convenor FINC203
  • Convenor FINC411

Research interests

  • Financial modelling
  • Risk management
  • Applied statistics
  • Statistics education

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Publications

Fraser, P., & McAlevey, L. (2015). New Zealand regional house prices and macroeconomic shocks. Journal of Property Research, 32(4), 279-300. doi: 10.1080/09599916.2015.1083606

Fraser, P., Hoesli, M., & McAlevey, L. (2012). House prices, disposable income and permanent and temporary shocks: The NZ, UK and US experience. Journal of European Real Estate Research, 5(1), 5-28. doi: 10.1108/17539261211215987

McAlevey, L., Sibbald, A., & Tripe, D. (2010). New Zealand credit union mergers. Annals of Public & Cooperative Economics, 81(3), 423-444. doi: 10.1111/j.1467-8292.2010.00414.x

McAlevey, L., & Sullivan, C. (2010). Statistical literacy and sample survey results. International Journal of Mathematical Education in Science & Technology, 41(7), 911-920. doi: 10.1080/0020739X.2010.486905

Fraser, P., Hoesli, M., & McAlevey, L. (2010). House prices, disposable income, and permanent and temporary shocks. Proceedings of the Pacific Rim Real Estate Society (PRRES) Conference. Retrieved from http://www.prres.net/

Journal - Research Article

Fraser, P., & McAlevey, L. (2015). New Zealand regional house prices and macroeconomic shocks. Journal of Property Research, 32(4), 279-300. doi: 10.1080/09599916.2015.1083606

Fraser, P., Hoesli, M., & McAlevey, L. (2012). House prices, disposable income and permanent and temporary shocks: The NZ, UK and US experience. Journal of European Real Estate Research, 5(1), 5-28. doi: 10.1108/17539261211215987

McAlevey, L., Sibbald, A., & Tripe, D. (2010). New Zealand credit union mergers. Annals of Public & Cooperative Economics, 81(3), 423-444. doi: 10.1111/j.1467-8292.2010.00414.x

McAlevey, L., & Sullivan, C. (2010). Statistical literacy and sample survey results. International Journal of Mathematical Education in Science & Technology, 41(7), 911-920. doi: 10.1080/0020739X.2010.486905

Fraser, P., Hoesli, M., & McAlevey, L. (2008). A comparative analysis of house prices and bubbles in the U.K. and New Zealand. Pacific Rim Property Research Journal, 14(3), 257-278.

Fraser, P., Hoesli, M., & McAlevey, L. (2008). House prices and bubbles in New Zealand. Journal of Real Estate Finance & Economics, 37(1), 71-91. doi: 10.1007/s11146-007-9060-8

Fraser, P., McAlevey, L., & Tayler, M. (2008). The New Zealand market's relationship with Australia and Pacific-Basin share markets:Is New Zealand converging with Australia? Applied Financial Economics, 18(6), 451-462.

Fraser, P., Hoesli, M., & McAlevey, L. (2007). House prices and bubbles: The UK versus the New Zealand experience. RICS Research Paper Series, 7(10), 1-31.

McAlevey, L. G., & Everett, A. M. (2003). How can the quality gap be bridged? Avoiding a future of specialist isolation through statistics education. Total Quality Management & Business Excellence, 14(7), 801-810.

Sibbald, A., & McAlevey, L. G. (2003). Examination of economies of scale in credit unions: A New Zealand study. Applied Economics, 35, 1255-1264.

McAlevey, L. G., Everett, A. M., & Sullivan, C. (2001). Evolution in business statistics curricula: Learning from the 'Making Statistics More Effective in Schools of Business' conference. Journal of the Royal Statistical Society: Series D, 50(3), 321-333. doi: 10.1111/1467-9884.00281

McAlevey, L. G., & Sullivan, J. C. (2001). Making statistics more effective for business? International Journal of Mathematical Education in Science & Technology, 32(3), 425-438.

McAlevey, L. G., & Stent, A. F. (1999). Undergraduate perceptions of teaching of a first course in business statistics. International Journal of Mathematical Education in Science & Technology, 30(2), 215-225.

Johnson, S., & McAlevey, L. G. (1999). The rise and fall and rise of Japan's stable shareholders. Journal of Management History, 5(6), 307-320.

McAlevey, L. G., & Johnson, S. (1998). Stable Shareholdings and Japan's Bubble Economy: An Historical Overview. Strategic Management Journal, 19, 1101-1107.

McAlevey, L. G., & Everett, A. M. (1997). The 'quality' content of operations management courses in Australasian MBA programs. Decision Line, 28(5), 9-11.

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Conference Contribution - Published proceedings: Full paper

Fraser, P., Hoesli, M., & McAlevey, L. (2010). House prices, disposable income, and permanent and temporary shocks. Proceedings of the Pacific Rim Real Estate Society (PRRES) Conference. Retrieved from http://www.prres.net/

McAlevey, L., Sibbald, A., & Tripe, D. (2009). New Zealand credit union mergers. Proceedings of the New Zealand Finance Colloquium. Retrieved from http://www.nzfc.ac.nz/archives/2009/programme.html

McAlevey, L., Sibbald, A., & Tripe, D. (2008). New Zealand credit union mergers. Proceedings of the Abacus-Melbourne Centre for Financial Studies (MCFS) Research Workshop: Financial Mutuals. Retrieved from http://www.melbournecentre.com.au/Abacus_MCFS_Conference.htm

Fraser, P., Hoesli, M., & McAlevey, L. (2008). A comparative analysis of house prices and bubbles in the U.K. and New Zealand. Proceedings of the Pacific Rim Real Estate Society (PRRES) Conference. Retrieved from http://www.prres.net/

McAlevey, L., & Sibbald, A. (2007). Are mergers of mutual benefit? The New Zealand credit unions' experience. In S. M. Lee & A. Everett (Eds.), Proceedings of the Pan-Pacific Conference XXIV. (pp. 110-112). Pan-Pacific Business Association. [Full Paper]

McAlevey, L. G., & Everett, A. M. (2002). Statistics, education, and automobiles: Emirical findings regarding the teaching of quality statistics and experimental design in the Anglo countries. 33rd Annual Meeting of the Decision Sciences Institute. (pp. 2343-2348). [Full Paper]

McAlevey, L. G., & Everett, A. M. (1996). A status report on the evolution of business statistics education: empirical evidence concerning the recommendations of the MSMESB and ICOTS conferences. 1996 Proceedings, Decision Sciences Institute: 1996 Annual Meeting, November 24-26, 1996, Orlando, Florida. 2, (pp. 1097-1099). Orlando, Florida. [Full Paper]

Stent, A. F., & McAlevey, L. G. (1996). Some issues in the development of a business statistics course. Making Statistics More Effective in Schools of Business: Proceedings of the 11th Annual Conference. Anchorage, Alaska:

Everett, A. M., & McAlevey, L. G. (1996). The quality triad: an international comparison of the roles of management, engineers, and line workers in the application of statistical quality tools. Proceedings of the Pan-Pacific Conference XIII. (pp. 141-143). Chiba, Japan: Pan Pacific Business Association. [Full Paper]

McAlevey, L. G., & Everett, A. M. (1996). International perspectives on the education of managers in quality control techniques. Proceedings of the First Asia-Pacific Decision Sciences Institute Conference. (pp. 331-337). Hong Kong: Decision Sciences Institute. [Full Paper]

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Conference Contribution - Verbal presentation and other Conference outputs

Johnston, S., & McAlevey, L. G. (1999, August). The rise and fall of Japan's stable shareholders. Verbal presentation at the Academy of Management Meeting, San Diego, USA.

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Commissioned Report for External Body

Wilson, A. G., & McAlevey, L. G. (1999). Do Directly Resourced Schools Differ? Commissioned by Ministry of Education. Dunedin: University of Otago Consulting Group. 49p.

Stent, A. F., McAlevey, L. G., Wilson, A. G., & Houghton, R. M. (1996). Review of Residential Electricity Pricing in Dunedin. Commissioned by The Dunedin City Council. Dunedin: University of Otago Consulting Group.

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