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Dr Jessica Wang
Lecturer in Finance

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Prior to joining Brunel University London, Dr Wang held various positions in Accounting, Finance and Economics in Nottingham Trent University, Richmond The American University in London and University of East Anglia, where she taught Financial Risk Management, Corporate Finance, Investments, and Financial Modeling.

Dr Wang's primary research interests lie in behavioural finance, with focus on investor attention and sentiment. She has been working on various projects, including investor decision-making mechanisms in determining the asset prices and market performances; cross-border mergers and acquisitions and banking efficiency; commodity sentiment.  
Dr Wang holds a dual degree BBA (1st) in Business Administration with specialisation in Accounting and Finance, and BA (1st) in English Literature, an MSc (Merit) in International Accounting and Financial Management, and a PhD in Finance. 

Newest selected publications

Wang, JY. and Markellos, RN. (2018) 'Is there an Olympic gold medal rush in the stock market?'. European Journal of Finance, 24 (17). pp. 1631 - 1648. ISSN: 1351-847X Open Access Link

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