As an academia, Meenchee specialises in Managerial Economics, Industrial Economics and ASEAN Business Systems. Before dedicating herself to the academic, Meenchee worked as a researcher in an international non-profit research organisation that assists in poverty and hunger reduction. From there, she gained knowledge and experiences in producing impactful research related to sustainable rural development, working with people from a multicultural background, managing cross-disciplinary and cross-institution projects. She continues her passion for knowledge sharing and research particularly in the areas of industrial economics, sustainable consumption and production, international trade, literacy and social well-being. She believes that research helps in her teaching, and that the right knowledge is the key to success.
As and economist and an educator, Meenchee is inspired by Prof John Forbes Nash and Prof Amartya Sen.
“Economic growth without investment in human development is unsustainable” — Amartya Sen
Teaching: Economics for Business, ASEAN Business System, Managerial Economics
Research Interest: Industrial Economics, Sustainable Production and Consumption, Development Economics, International Trade