Prof. Dr. Evelyn S. Devadason

Professor, Faculty of Business and Economics, University of Malaya


DR. EVELYN S. DEVADASON is a Professor at the Faculty of Business and Economics, University of Malaya, and Vice President of the Malaysian Economic Association (MEA). She received her Ph.D. (Economics) from the University of Malaya in 2006 and M.Soc.Sci. (Economics) from the National University of Singapore in 1992. Her research focuses on international trade and regional integration. She currently serves as Editor-in-Chief to the Institutions and Economies journal, Associate Editor to the International Journal of Social Economics, and member to the Editorial Boards of the Journal of Contemporary Asia and International Journal of Rural Management.

She has been engaged as a consultant in several international research projects, namely the International Confederation of Free Trade Unions & Asia and Pacific Regional Organization (ICFTU-APRO) joint project, Asian Development Bank Institute (ADBI), Asian Development Bank (ADB), World Bank, Economic Research Institute for ASEAN and East Asia & United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (ERIA-UNCTAD) joint project, Food Industry Asia (FIA), United Nations Environment Programme & Technical University of Denmark (UNEP-DTU) joint project, and the European Union (EU) Horizon 2020.