Professor Shaen Corbet
Professor of Finance
Economics; Finance; International Finance
Shaen's main research interests are primarily based on the areas of financial economics; financial econometrics and the study of financial crises. However, Shaen's recent works have been at the forefront of FinTech research, specifically focusing on the effects of blockchain and cryptocurrency development on finance. He is also working on a number of funded projects investigating the role that finance can play when combatting climate change.
Shaen has previously worked as an equities trader, and as an economist with the Central Bank of Ireland. He has also acted as an expert witness in many high-profile international court cases, also providing expert reports to a variety of international government departments and regulatory authorities.
Shaen is available to connect and to message on LinkedIn.
Finance; Financial Economics; Financial Econometrics; Financial Crises; FinTech; Blockchain; Cryptocurrency; Climate Change.
Corbet, S., Hou, Y., Hu, Y., Lucey, B., & Oxley, L. (2021). Aye Corona! The contagion effects of being named Corona during the COVID-19 pandemic. Finance Research Letters, 38, 19 pages. doi:10.1016/j.fri.2020.101591
Hu, Y., Hou, Y., Oxley, L., & Corbet, S. (2021). Does blockchain patent-development influence Bitcoin risk?. Journal of International Financial Markets, Institutions and Money, 70, 20 pages. doi:10.1016/j.intfin.2020.101263
Cioroianu, I., Corbet, S., & Larkin, C. (2021). Guilt through association: Reputational contagion and the Boeing 737-MAX disasters. Economics Letters, 198, 109657. doi:10.1016/j.econlet.2020.109657
Corbet, S., Hou, Y., Hu, Y., Larkin, C., Lucey, B., & Oxley, L. (2021). Cryptocurrency liquidity and volatility interrelationships during the COVID-19 pandemic. Finance Research Letters, online, 102137. doi:10.1016/j.frl.2021.102137
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