Finance Cluster Seminar: TBA

15 May, 2015 - 10:30 to 12:00
Room 430 Joyce Ackroyd Blg #37
Professor Bart Frijns (Auckland University of Technology, New Zealand)

Professor Frijns obtained his PhD in December 2004 from Maastricht University, the Netherlands. The scope of Dr Frijns’ research is broad ranging from corporate governance and the impact of regulations on financial markets, to volatility dynamics and price setting behaviour. However, his research is always empirical and of applied nature. Professor Frijns’ research has been published in various leading international refereed journals and has been presented at important conferences around the globe. His research has further attracted several awards and grants. Besides his academic publications, Professor Frijns has been involved in a research project for the Dutch ministry of Finance, investigating the financial literacy of Dutch consumers. Professor Frijns has extensive teaching experience and has received several teaching awards at different institutions. Professor Frijns is a Financial Risk Manager certified by the Global Association of Risk Professionals and a Senior Affiliate of FINSIA. He is also the Director of the Auckland Centre for Financial Research (www.acfr.aut.ac.nz) - See more at: http://www.aut.ac.nz/profiles/bart-frijns#sthash.HhjRbDsg.dpuf