Dr M. Awais Gulzar

M. Awais Gulzar

Lecturer in Finance (ZUCC, China)


Economics; Finance

Qualifications: PhD Finance (HUST), MBA-Finance (IUB)

Contact Details

Email: [email protected]
Room: New Zealand University of Waikato Institute (NZUWI) at Zhejiang University City College, China

Papers Taught

About M. Awais

Dr. Gulzar joined Waikato Management School in August 2019 as a lecturer in finance. Prior to this, he served as a teaching fellow of finance at Waikato Management School's overseas programme in China, and as an assistant professor at Zhejiang University City College (ZUCC), China.

He is also an adjunct professor at Zhejiang University, ESSCA School of Management Shanghai and Shanghai Normal University. Since receiving his PhD from Huazhong University of Science and Technology, Dr Gulzar has been working in China.

Dr. Gulzar's teaching and research focuses on corporate finance, behavioural finance, corporate governance, corporate social responsibility, family businesses, earnings management and low carbon economics. He has published several articles in leading international journals.

Research Supervised

Research Interests

Corporate finance; Behavioural finance; Corporate governance; Corporate social responsibility; Low carbon economics, Family businesses, Earnings management.

Recent Publications

  • Gulzar, M. A., Ahmad, M., Hassan, M., & Rasheed, M. I. (2021). How social media use is related to student engagement and creativity: investigating through the lens of intrinsic motivation. Behaviour and Information Technology, online, 12 pages. doi:10.1080/0144929X.2021.1917660

  • Awais, M., Samin, T., Gulzar, M. A., Hwang, J., & Zubair, M. (2020). Unfolding the association between the big five, frugality, e-mavenism, and sustainable consumption behavior. Sustainability (Switzerland), 12(2). doi:10.3390/su12020490

  • Gulzar, M. A., Asghar, H., Hwang, J., & Hassan, W. (2020). China’s pathway towards solar energy utilization: Transition to a low-carbon economy. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health, 17(12), 1-11. doi:10.3390/ijerph17124221

  • Sinha, A., Sengupta, T., Kalugina, O., & Gulzar, M. A. (2020). Does distribution of energy innovation impact distribution of income: A quantile-based SDG modeling approach. Technological Forecasting and Social Change, 160, 120224. doi:10.1016/j.techfore.2020.120224

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