Seminar Series

School of Business Seminar Series 2022

Our Economics Seminars are held at 12:30 PM-1:30 PM. Attendees join via WebEx* 

The Valuation of Local Government Spending: Gravity Approach and Aggregate Implications

Speaker: Professor Woo Kim, Southern Methodist University in Southlake, Texas (USA) 

When: Thursday, 15 April 2021

Pop Culture Across the Business Curriculum

Speaker: Professor Jadrian Wooten, Pennsylvania State University (USA)  

When: Thursday, 29 April 2021

*Join via Zoom password: 145571

Title TBC

Speaker: Professor Maroš Servátka, Macquarie University

When: Thursday, 6 May 2021

Efficiency Analysis in the Presence of Demand Uncertainty

Speaker: Professor Christopher O'Donnell, University of Queensland

When: Thursday, 13 May 2021

Title TBC

Speaker: Dr Toan Nguyen, University of Queensland 

When: Thursday, 20 May 2021



Our Finance Seminars are held at 11.30 AM-12.30 PM AEST^. Attendees join via Zoom or on campus.

Stock market networks: The Mixture Transition Distribution approach

Speaker: Dr Riccardo De Blasis, Marche Polytechnic University, Italy

When: Wednesday, 13 April 2022, 4.00-5.00 pm AEST and 8.00-9.00 am Italy

Link: Zoom

An Integrated-Signal Approach to Selective Hedging

Speaker: Dr Adrian Fernandez-Perez, Auckland University of Technology, New Zealand

When: Wednesday, 4 May 2022, 11.30-12.30 AEST

Link: Zoom

Gender Bias in Executives Labour Market: Evidence from Innovation

Speaker: Dr Wesley Deng, University of New South Wales

When: Wednesday, 11 May 2022, 11.30-12.30 AEST

Venue: 40-124

Intraday Return Predictability in the Crude Oil Market: The Role of EIA Inventory Announcements

Speaker: Dr Yahua Xu, Central University of Finance and Economics (CUFE), China

When: Wednesday, 18 May 2022, 11.30-12.30 AEST

Link: Zoom

Measuring Manufacturing and Process Innovation: Applications to Productivity, and Growth

Speaker: Dr Leo Liu, University of New South Wales

When: Wednesday, 25 May 2022, 11.30 - 12.30 AEST

Link: Zoom

Why are Fintech Firms Thriving?  Empirical Evidence from the United States

Speaker: Dr Philip Sinnadura

When: Wednesday, 8 June 2022, 11.30-12.30 AEST

Link: Zoom

The Impact of Continuous Disclosure on Investment Efficiency: Evidence from Australia 

Speaker: Dr Sudipta Bose , University of Newcastle

When: Wednesday, 15 June 2022, 11.30-12.30 AEST

Venue: 19.1059

The Conduits of Price Discover: A Machine Learning Approach

Speaker: Dr Amy Kwan, University of New South Wales

When: Wednesday, 22 June 2022, 11.30-12.30 AEST

Venue: 19.1059

Idiosyncratic Earnings and Analyst Forecast Properties

Speaker: Associate Professor Andrew Jackson, University of New South Wales

When: Wednesday, 10 August, 2022, 11.30-12.30 AEST

Venue: 40.131

Geography, Institutions and Financial Inclusion: A Counterfactual Approach

Speaker: Dr Hira Virk, COMSATS University

When: Wednesday, 24 August, 2022, 11.30-12.30 AEST

Venue: 40.131

Dependence Risk Premiums

Speaker: Dr Hamish Malloch, University of Sydney

When: Wednesday, 7 September, 2022, 11.30-12.30 AEST

Venue: 24.202

The motives, risks and implications of China’s digital currency

Speaker: Professor Kathy Walsh, University of Technology, Sydney

When: Wednesday, 28 September, 2022, 11.30-12.30 AEST

Venue: 40.123

State-dependent hedging

Speaker: Professor Michael Chng, Xi’an Jiaotong-Liverpool University

When: Wednesday, 19 October 2022, 10.30-11.30 AEST^

Venue: 67.202

Do political connections have a double-edged sword effect on firm level innovation? Evidence from emerging economies

Speaker: Dr Nirosha Hewa Wellalage, University of Waikato

When: Wednesday, 26 October, 2022, 11.30-12.30 AEST

Venue: TBC

The impact of cyber-attacks on the stock prices of target companies: Australian evidence

Speaker: Professor Alex Frino, University of Wollongong

When: Wednesday, 9 November, 2022, 11.30-12.30 AEST

Venue: 40.131