Senior Lecturer, Economics, Finance and Marketing, RMIT University

ASHTON DE SILVA is a senior lecturer at the School of Economics, Finance and Marketing, RMIT
University. He has a PhD in econometrics from Monash University. The topic of his PhD was the
development of new forecasting model. The results of which have been published in leading
academic research journals.

Ashton has forged a reputation for economic and econometric analysis across various fields, these include: economic policy evaluation, property market analysis and forecasting. In addition to his academic experience Ashton also worked as a statistical consultant.


  • 2007–present
    Senior Lecturer, RMIT University


  • 2008 
    Monash University, PhD(Econometrics)

Research Areas

  • Economics (14)
  • Econometrics (1403)