Dr Alex Chen

Dr Alex Chen
 Position Lecturer in the Finance Discipline
 Org Unit Business School Office
 Email alex.chen@adelaide.edu.au
 Telephone +61 8 8313 0281
 Location Floor/Room 12 23 ,  Nexus 10 Tower ,   North Terrace
  • Qualifications

    Bachelor of Business Administration, 1994, National Taiwan University (Taiwan).

    Master of Business Administration, 1996, National Taiwan University (Taiwan).

    Finance PhD, 2010, Louisiana State University (USA).

  • Teaching Interests

    Corporate Finance, Investments, Financial Markets and Institutions, International Finance

  • Publications

    Journal Articles

    Ho, K., Chen, J. & Lee, S.* 2017, 'Asset correlations and procyclical impact', Journal of Riks Model Validation, vol. 11, pp. 83-103.

    Chen, J., Jia, Z. & Sun, P.* 2016, 'Real option component of cash holdings, business cycle, and stock retun', International Review of Financial Analysis, vol. 45, pp. 97-106.

    Lee, S., Lin, C., Chen, J.* & Chiu, B. 2014, ‘Basel risk weights, asset correlations and book-to-market equity: evidence from Asian countries’, JASSA-Finsia Journal of Applied Finance, issue 3, pp. 6-11.

    Lee, S., Chen, J.*, Lu, S. & Xu, L. 2014, ‘Rethinking the Lintnerian linear accounting valuation model’, Australasian Accounting Business and Finance Journal, vol. 8, no.3, pp. 69-84.

    Lee, S., Chen, J.* & Tsai, M. 2014, ‘An empirical investigation of the Ohlson model–A panel cointegration approach’, Australasian Accounting Business and Finance Journal, vol. 8, no.2, pp. 35-51.

    Tsai, M., Lee., S.Chen, J. & Wu, S. 2014, 'A new method to evaluate equity-linked life insureance', Comtemporary Management Research, vol. 10, no. 1, pp.23-32. 

    Chen, J. 2012, ‘Stock liquidity and price momentum’, Journal of Accounting, Finance & Management Strategy, vol.7, no.1, pp. 15-26.

    Lee, S.*, Chen, J., Jiang, I. & Hsu, C. 2012, ‘Accounting conservatism and bankruptcy’, Journal of Accounting, Finance & Management Strategy, vol.7, no.2, pp. 53-70.

    Yang, H. & Chen, J. 2012, 'Broker's order-routing practice, execution cost, and market share for NYSE-listed stocks', Journal of Money, Investment and Banking, issue 25, pp. 70-84.

    (*: corresponding author)


    Working Papers

    Chen, J. & Hwang, H., 'The predictability implied by consumption-based asset pricing models' (accepted by Journal of Risks Model Validation).

    Chen, J. & Hwang, H., 'Business cycle, expected return and momentum paypoffs'.

    Chen, J., Gao, Y., Lee, S. & Lin, C., 'An empirical analysis of asset correlations for commercial real estate lending'.

    Chen, J., Lee, S., Lin, C. & Ho, K., 'Book-to-market equity and asset correlations- An internatioanl study'.

    Chen, J., Lee, S., Lin, C. & Sun, P., 'Heterogeneity of institutional ownership and stock price delay' (2015 Auckland Finance Conference in Auckland, New Zealand).

    Chen, J., Lee, S., Lin, C. & Sun, P., ‘Investment horizons, systematic risk, and managerial skills of institutional investors’ (2014 FMA Conference in Nashville, USA and 2014 SWFA Conference in Dallas, USA).

    Chen, J., Sanger, G. & Song, W., ‘The relationship insurance role of financial conglomerates’ (2012 SWFA & 2012 MFA Conferences in New Orleans, USA and 2015 CICF Conference in Shenzhen, China).

    Xu, L., Lee, S., Chen, J. & Fu, Y., ‘Empirical study over capital requirements and banks in China’.


  • Professional Associations

    American Finance Association, Financial Management Association, Asian Finance Association, Accounting and Finance Association of Australia and New Zealand


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