Associate Professor David Morrison

Associate Professor

School of Law
Faculty of Business, Economics and Law
d.morrison@law.uq.edu.au
+61 7 336 53494

Overview

Associate Professor David Morrison's primary academic interests are in revenue law, corporate and insolvency law and economic analysis.

Associate Professor Morrison is an interdisciplinary researcher whose interests lie at the intersection of taxation law, corporate and insolvency law, bankruptcy, finance law and financial literacy as those interests apply to finance, the economy, social and policy framework and climate change. Associate Professor Morrison researches around law and finance especially as it applies to literacy and support for generational change. The recipient of three ARC research grants and a UQ Vice-Chancellors Research Excellence award, Associate Professor Morrison has held over 20 research grants and has published extensively including papers, conferences and as co-author of Voluntary Administration Thomson service. Associate Professor Morrison holds the degrees of BCom, LLB, MFM, LLM, GCEd and PhD (Qld), he holds the professional qualifications of Barrister-at-law, Chartered Accountant (CA), Fellow of the Financial Services Institute of Australia (FFin), and is a Chartered Tax Advisor of The Taxation Institute (CTA).

Research Interests

  • Global financial crisis
    Research into global financial crisis; impact on wealth; financial well-being and literacy; bankruptcy and insolvency outcomes
  • Corporations and insolvency law
  • Financial literacy
  • Bankruptcy law

Qualifications

  • Graduate Cer Education, The University of Queensland
  • Doctor of Philosophy, The University of Queensland
  • Master of Laws, The University of Queensland
  • Master of Financial Management, The University of Queensland
  • Bachelor of Laws, The University of Queensland
  • Bachelor of Commerce, The University of Queensland

Publications

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Available Projects

  • Potential projects are available relating to these primary areas of law, including interdisciplinary proposals.

    For further information contact Dr David Morrison, e: d.morrison@uq.edu.au

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Publications

Featured Publications

Book

Book Chapter

  • Morrison, David and Anderson, Colin (2013). The Australian corporate rescue provisions: how do they compare?. In Paul Omar (Ed.), International Insolvency Law: Reforms and Challenges (pp. 171-207) Farnham, Surrey, England: Ashgate Publishing.

  • David Morrison (2008). Extended Problems and Answers. In Gibson and Fraser (Ed.), Business Law 2nd ed. (pp. 1-20) Sydney Australia: Pearson Education Australia.

  • Anderson, C. and Morrison, D. (2008). The Commencement of the Company Rescue: How and When Does It Start?. In Paul J. Omar (Ed.), International Insolvency Law Themes and Perspectives 1st ed. (pp. 83-104) Aldershot, Hampshire, England: Ashgate.

  • Morrison, D. (2005). Deductions. In M. Pearce (Ed.), Halsbury Law of Australia (pp. 1-84) Sydney Australia: Lexinexus Butterworths.

  • Morrison, D. S. (2000). Capital gains tax: Special topics. In R. H. Woellner and Stephen Barkoczy (Ed.), 2000 Australian Taxation Law 10th ed. (pp. 603-647) NSW: CCH Australia Limited.

  • Morrison, D. and Anderson, C. (1998). Capital Gains Tax. In Harry Gibbs (Editor-in-Chief) (Ed.), Halsbury's Laws of Australia 1st ed. (pp. 1-1) Sydney: Butterworths.

  • David Morrison (1997). Equipment Leasing. In David Morrison (Ed.), Guide for Handbook of Australian Corporate Finance 5th ed. (pp. 1-1) Sydney: Butterworths.

  • Morrison, David S. (1997). Introduction, Chapter 1. In Morrison, David S. (Ed.), Guide for Handbook of Australian Corporate Finance 5th ed. (pp. 1-1) Sydney: Butterworths.

Journal Article

Conference Publication

Other Outputs

Grants (Administered at UQ)

PhD and MPhil Supervision

Current Supervision

  • Doctor Philosophy — Principal Advisor

  • Doctor Philosophy — Associate Advisor

Completed Supervision

Possible Research Projects

Note for students: The possible research projects listed on this page may not be comprehensive or up to date. Always feel free to contact the staff for more information, and also with your own research ideas.

  • Potential projects are available relating to these primary areas of law, including interdisciplinary proposals.

    For further information contact Dr David Morrison, e: d.morrison@uq.edu.au