Professor Fariborz   Moshirian
Professor

Professor Fariborz Moshirian

  • PhD, Monash University
  • MEc, Monash University
  • GDip, University of New England
  • BA, University of Tasmania
Business School
Sch of Bank & Fin

Research Interests:

 

  • Global Governance
  • Interconnectedness
  • Global Finance
  • Corporate Governance
  • Climate Finance 
  • Global Public goods
  • Corporate Finance
  • ESG 
  • Global Financial Stability and Systemic Risk
  • Global Banks and Financial Integration
  • Asia Pacific Financial Markets Integration
  • International Financial Architecture
  • International Institutions (The UN,  G20, the IMF, the World Bank, the BIS etc). 

Professor Fariborz Moshirian is the Director of the Institute of Global Finance (IGF) at the UNSW Business School, Sydney. The IGF does collaborative research on Systemic risk, financial innovation and global financial stability with NYU, UCLA and has done joint work with the Asian Development Bank, the IMF, the World Bank, PwC and a number of world-class research centres.  Fariborz was the Bertil Danielsson Professor of Finance at the Stockholm School of Economics.  He is a consultant to the Asian Development Bank. He served as the Head of the School of Banking and Finance at UNSW for over four years.

 

Fariborz has published a number of influential research works in leading international journals including the Journal of Finance, the Journal of Financial Economics, the Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis, and the Journal of Banking and Finance. These research works cover subjects such as global governance, global financial stability and prosperity, interconnectedness, world order, systemic risk and the financial and social challenges and opportunities of the 21stCentury.


He has been the editor of several publications on global financial, economic and social issues published by Elsevier. He has also been a co-editor of a number of policy works with senior researchers from the World Bank, the IMF, the Bank for International Settlements, the Federal Reserve Bank of New York, the Bank of England and the Reserve Bank of Australia including the following publications: “Globalization and Financial Services in Emerging Countries”; “Global Financial Crisis, Risk Analysis and Risk Management”; “Systemic Risk, Basel III, Governance and Financial Stability” and “Systemic Risk: Liquidity Risk, Governance and Global Financial Stability”


Institute of Finance (IGF) website

Phone
+61 2 9385 5859
Location
UNSW Business School - Ref E12 Level 3, Room 318

Publications

  • Book Chapters | 2019
    Professor Fariborz Moshirian
    Moshirian F; Wu E, 2019, 'Banking in Australia and New Zealand—Geographic Proximity, Market Concentration, and Banking Integration', in , Oxford University Press, pp. 1189 - 1213, http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/oxfordhb/9780198824633.013.38
    Book Chapters | 2014
    Professor Fariborz Moshirian
    Moshirian F, 2014, 'Chapter 8: Implications of global financial and regulatory policies on systemic risk in Asia', in Global Shock, Risks, and Asian Financial Reform, pp. 284 - 332, http://dx.doi.org/10.4337/9781783477944.00018
    Book Chapters | 2014
    Professor Fariborz Moshirian
    Moshirian F, 2014, 'Introduction', in Global Shock, Risks, and Asian Financial Reform, pp. 197 - 203, http://dx.doi.org/10.4337/9781783477944.00015
    Books | 2014
    Professor Fariborz Moshirian
    Moshirian F, 2014, Part III: Issues and challenges on the legal and institutional framework for emerging Asia: Introduction, http://dx.doi.org/10.4337/9781783477944.00015
  • Journal articles | 2020
    Professor Fariborz Moshirian
    Moshirian F; Zhang B, 2020, 'Stock Market Liberalization and Innovation', Journal of Financial Economics, vol. 139, pp. 985 - 1014, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jfineco.2020.08.018
    Journal articles | 2019
    Professor Fariborz Moshirian
    Dang TL; Dang VA; Moshirian F; Nguyen L; Zhang B, 2019, 'News media coverage and corporate leverage adjustments', Journal of Banking and Finance, vol. 109, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jbankfin.2019.105666
    Journal articles | 2017
    Professor Fariborz Moshirian
    LUONG H; Moshirian F; NGUYEN L; XUAN T; ZHANG B, 2017, 'How Do Foreign Institutional Investors Enhance Firm Innovation.', Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis, vol. 52, pp. 1449 - 1490, http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/S0022109017000497
    Journal articles | 2015
    Professor Fariborz Moshirian
    Dang TL; Moshirian F; Zhang B, 2015, 'Commonality in news around the world', Journal of Financial Economics, vol. 116, pp. 82 - 110, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jfineco.2014.11.007
    Journal articles | 2013
    Professor Fariborz Moshirian
    Deng H; Moshirian F; Pham PK; Zein J, 2013, 'Creating value by changing the old guard: The impact of controlling shareholder heterogeneity on firm performance and corporate policies', Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis, vol. 48, pp. 1781 - 1811, http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/S0022109014000039
    Journal articles | 2011
    Professor Fariborz Moshirian
    Moshirian F, 2011, 'The global financial crisis and the evolution of markets, institutions and regulation', Journal of Banking and Finance, vol. 35, pp. 502 - 511, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jbankfin.2010.08.010
    Journal articles | 2008
    Professor Fariborz Moshirian
    Cole R; Moshirian F; Wu Q, 2008, 'Bank stock returns and economic growth', Journal of Banking and Finance, vol. 32, pp. 995 - 1007, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jbankfin.2007.07.006
    Journal articles | 2006
    Professor Fariborz Moshirian
    Li D; Moshirian F; Pham KP; Zein J, 2006, 'When Financial Institutions are Large Shareholders- The Role of Macro Corporate Governance Environments', Journal of Finance, vol. 61, pp. 2975 - 3007, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1540-6261.2006.01009.x
  • Working Papers | 2019
    Professor Fariborz Moshirian
    Wu E; Tian S; Moshirian F; Pham P, 2019, Foreign Ties that Bind: Cross-border Firm Expansions and Fund Portfolio Allocation around the World, SSRN, http://dx.doi.org10.2139/ssrn.3209976, https://papers.ssrn.com/sol3/papers.cfm?abstract_id=3209976

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