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

Email: [email protected]
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, International Journal of Managerial Finance, Journal of Corporate Finance, Journal of International Money and 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:

"National Culture and Corporate Risk-taking" (Master, 2021)

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

Research Interests

  • Corporate Finance
  • Financial Markets
  • etc.

Recent Publications

  • Hsu, P. -H., Huang, P., Humphery-Jenner, M., & Powell, R. (2021). Cross-border mergers and acquisitions for innovation. Journal of International Money and Finance, 112, 102320. doi:10.1016/j.jimonfin.2020.102320

  • Huang, P., Lu, Y., & Faff, R. (2021). Social trust and the speed of corporate leverage adjustment: evidence from around the globe. Accounting and Finance, 61(2), 3261-3303. doi:10.1111/acfi.12701

  • Huang, P., Lu, Y., & Holmes, M. (2021). Are R&D incentive schemes really beneficial? Evidence from stock market responses. In New Zealand Finance Colloquium 2021. Tauranga, New Zealand.

  • 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

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