Ru Xie



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Research interests

joined the School of Management at University of Bath in October 2017 as a Senior Lecturer in Finance.I have previously held positions at Bangor University (Senior Lecturer in Banking and Finance) and Goethe University Frankfurt (Research Fellow). I also hold visiting positions at Bank of Finland, Helsinki and House of Finance, Goethe University Frankfurt.  

My research focuses on empirical money & banking and asset pricing. Recently, I have been working on various research projects in the area of monetary policy and financial uncertainty, including negative interest rate policy (NIRP), financial crisis and funding & market liquidity risk. My research work has been published in the Review of Finance, the European Financial Management, the Journal of Financial Services Research, and the International Review of Financial Analysis.

Willing to supervise PhD

I am interested in receiving PhD queries from students with research interests in empirical financial studies and who have a strong quantitative background.

Education/Academic qualification

PhD in Finance (2010), Goethe University Frankfurt

M.Sc. Finance (2005), Otto-von-Guericke University Magdeburg, Germany

B.Sc. in Economics (2004), Otto-von-Guericke University Magdeburg, Germany

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Research Output 2010 2016

2 Citations

In Search of Concepts: The Effects of Speculative Demand on Stock Returns

Ap Gwilym, O., Hasan, I., Wang, Q. & Xie, R., 2 Jun 2016, In : European Financial Management. 22, 3, p. 427 - 449 23 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Stock returns
Return reversal
Market returns
16 Citations

Small Banks and Local Economic Development

Hakenes, H., Hasan, I., Molyneux, P. & Xie, R., 1 Mar 2015, In : Review of Finance. 19, 2, p. 653 - 683 31 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Local economic development
Local economic growth
Credit rationing
Prediction model
17 Citations

Foreign bank entry and bank corporate governance in China

Hasan, I. & Xie, R., 1 Mar 2013, In : Emerging Markets Finance and Trade. 49, 2, p. 4-18 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Foreign bank entry
Corporate governance
Bank performance
7 Citations

Foreign bank entry in South East Asia

Molyneux, P., Nguyen, L. H. & Xie, R., 1 Dec 2013, In : International Review of Financial Analysis. 30, p. 26-35 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Foreign bank entry
South-East Asia
Foreign banks
26 Citations

Market structure, capital regulation and bank risk taking

Behr, P., Schmidt, R. H. & Xie, R., 1 Jun 2010, In : Journal of Financial Services Research. 37, 2-3, p. 131-158 28 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Market structure
Bank risk taking
Capital regulation
Franchise value
Risk-taking behavior