Associate Professor Zhaoxia Xu
Associate Professor

Associate Professor Zhaoxia Xu

Ph.D. University of Toronto

Business School
School of Banking and Finance

Dr. Zhaoxia Xu is an Associate Professor at the School of Banking and Finance in the UNSW Business School. Her research interests include corporate finance and innovation, with a focus on the real effects of government policies and regulations. Her work was funded by the National Bureau of Economic Research and has been published in leading academic journals including Journal of Financial Economics and Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis. She is an Associate Editor of Asia-Pacific Journal of Financial Studies. Dr. Xu previously worked for the New York University and the Bank of Canada. She received her Ph.D. from the University of Toronto.

Phone
+61 2 9385 6013
Location
UNSW Business School - Ref E12 Level 3, Office 348
  • Journal articles | 2021
    Dou Y; Xu Z, 2021, 'Bank Lending and Corporate Innovation: Evidence from SFAS 166/167*', Contemporary Accounting Research, vol. 38, pp. 3017 - 3052, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/1911-3846.12716
    Journal articles | 2020
    Xu Z, 2020, 'Economic policy uncertainty, cost of capital, and corporate innovation', Journal of Banking and Finance, vol. 111, pp. 105698 - 105698, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jbankfin.2019.105698
    Journal articles | 2018
    Dang TV; Xu Z, 2018, 'Market Sentiment and Innovation Activities', Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis, vol. 53, pp. 1135 - 1161, http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/S0022109018000078
    Journal articles | 2017
    Acharya V; Xu Z, 2017, 'Financial dependence and innovation: The case of public versus private firms', Journal of Financial Economics, vol. 124, pp. 223 - 243, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jfineco.2016.02.010
    Journal articles | 2016
    Byoun S; Xu Z, 2016, 'Product Market Competition and Financial Decisions During a Financial Crisis', Financial Management, vol. 45, pp. 267 - 290, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/fima.12096
    Journal articles | 2014
    Byoun S; Xu Z, 2014, 'Contracts, governance, and country risk in project finance: Theory and evidence', Journal of Corporate Finance, vol. 26, pp. 124 - 144, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jcorpfin.2014.03.003
    Journal articles | 2013
    Byoun S; Xu Z, 2013, 'Why do some firms go debt free?', Asia-Pacific Journal of Financial Studies, vol. 42, pp. 1 - 38, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/ajfs.12009
    Journal articles | 2012
    Paligorova T; Xu Z, 2012, 'Complex ownership and capital structure', Journal of Corporate Finance, vol. 18, pp. 701 - 716, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jcorpfin.2012.05.001
    Journal articles | 2003
    Xu Z; Gençay R, 2003, 'Scaling, self-similarity and multifractality in FX markets', Physica A: Statistical Mechanics and its Applications, vol. 323, pp. 578 - 590, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S0378-4371(03)00030-X

  • UNSW Business School International Collaborative Research, 2019
  • National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER) Innovation Policy Research Grant, 2014 - 2015, Sole Principal Investigator

  • Best Paper Award Semi-Finalist, Financial Management Association International Annual Meeting, 2015
  • Best Paper Award Semi-Finalist, Financial Management Association International Annual Asian Meeting, 2015
  • Best Paper Award by the Asia-Pacific Journal of Financial Studies, 2013
  • Best Paper Award Semi-Finalist, Financial Management Association International Annual Meeting, 2011