Dr Peter Huang

Peter Huang

Senior Lecturer in Finance


Accounting; Agriculture; Agriculture and Biosystems; Chinese; Corporate Governance; Culture; Data; Economics; Environment; Finance; International Finance; Technology

Qualifications: PhD, UNSW; MSc, XMU & SMU; BA, SWUFE

Contact Details

Room: MSB 2.36
Phone: +64 7 837 9407

Papers Taught

About Peter

Dr. Huang teaches finance courses at both undergraduate and postgraduate levels. He has published in international peer-reviewed journals such as Accounting and Finance, Australian Journal of Management, Journal of Corporate Finance and Pacific-Basin Finance Journal. His expertise relates to corporate finance, financial markets, corporate governance, behavioral economics and culture.

Research Supervised

Dr. Huang is currently supervising:

"Board of Directors in New Zealand" (Master, 2020)

"Emotions in the Social and News Media" (PhD, 2018-)

Research Interests

  • Corporate Finance
  • Financial Markets
  • etc.

Recent Publications

  • Huang, P., Lu, Y., & Faff, R. (2020). Social trust and the speed of corporate leverage adjustment: evidence from around the globe. Accounting and Finance, online, 43 pages. doi:10.1111/acfi.12701

  • Huang, P., Lu, Y., & Wee, M. (2020). Corporate governance analysts and firm value: Australian evidence. Pacific Basin Finance Journal, 63, 6 pages. doi:10.1016/j.pacfin.2020.101430

  • Huang, P., & Lu, Y. (2019). Diversity of independent directors. In 19th Annual Conference of the Asian Academic Accounting Association (pp. 47 pages). Seoul, South Korea.

  • Huang, P., & Lu, Y. (2019). Culture and board of directors. In 19th Annual Conference of the Asian Academic Accounting Association (pp. 27 pages). Seoul, South Korea.

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