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Peter Mayall is a lecturer in finance at the
Curtin University of Technology in Perth, Western Australia. His
primary qualification was in Chartered Accounting and he worked
in this capacity in his early career in Africa, the Middle East
and the UK until he found that all that has been said about
accountants was true.
He then moved to Australia and changed to the
finance industry, being involved in the assessment and funding
of capital projects. He joined academia in 1993 and lectures in
corporate finance, mergers and acquisitions and financial
His research interests include the topics of
mergers, agency issues and the teaching of finance. He has
published in the area of the teaching of finance.
His interests include scuba diving, bicycling,
mountain trekking and TV channel surfing. He does as much
boating as his job and bank balance allows.
Anders D. Olofsson