Dr Greg Hou

Greg Hou

Senior Lecturer in Finance
Graduate Convenor



Qualifications: PhD, University of South Australia; Master of Accounting and Finance, University of Adelaide

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Contact Details

Email: [email protected]
Phone: +64 7 837 9402

Papers Taught

Research Supervised

PhD Program: Corporate governance and default prediction: An empirical study on Sri

Lanka and the USA

Supervision start date: 16 Jul 2015

Supervisor role: Secondary supervisor

PhD Program: The impacts of corporate governance on dynamic capital structure and debt maturity structure, evidence is America, Singapore and Vietnam

Supervision start date: 06 Nov 2015

Supervisor role: Secondary supervisor

PhD Program: Sources of IPO Price Behaviour: An Examination of the Role of Stakeholders across Four Markets

Supervision start date: 07 Apr 2016

Supervisor role: Secondary supervisor

Research Interests

Asset Pricing

Applied Financial Econometrics

Risk Analysis and Management

Derivatives Markets

Volatility Models


Recent Publications

  • Corbet, S., Hou, Y., Hu, Y., Oxley, L., & Xu, D. (2021). Pandemic-related financial market volatility spillovers: Evidence from the Chinese COVID-19 epicentre. International Review of Economics and Finance, 71, 55-81. doi:10.1016/j.iref.2020.06.022

  • Nguyen, T., Bai, M., Hou, Y., & Truong, C. (2021). Speed of adjustment towards target leverage: evidence from a quantile regression analysis. Accounting and Finance, online, 37 pages. doi:10.1111/acfi.12750

  • Hu, Y., Hou, Y., Oxley, L., & Corbet, S. (2020). Does blockchain patent-development influence Bitcoin risk?. Journal of International Financial Markets, Institutions and Money, online, 20 pages. doi:10.1016/j.intfin.2020.101263

  • Nguyen, T., Bai, M., Hou, Y., & Vu, M. C. (2020). State ownership and adjustment speed toward target leverage: Evidence from a transitional economy. Research in International Business and Finance, 53, 17 pages. doi:10.1016/j.ribaf.2020.101226

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