Dr Woon Wong

Dr Woon Wong

Reader in Financial Economics

Cardiff Business School

Email:
wongwk3@cardiff.ac.uk
Telephone:
+44 (0)29 2087 4900
Location:
E30, Aberconway Building, Colum Road, Cathays, Cardiff, CF10 3EU

Woon Wong received his Ph.D. from University of Manchester in 1993, and since then he had held academic posts at University of Stirling, University of the West of England and Tamkang University in Taiwan.

His current research interests include central bank's credibility on inflation targeting, efficacy of quantitative easing in financial crisis, multi-period tail risks and quantitative investing. He is module leader for Principles of Finance (BST161) and Investment & Electronic Trading (BST277) and is in charge of trading room for teaching and research. Professionally, he had worked in financial sector and currently he is a certified Financial Risk Manager (FRM).

Qualifications

  • Certified Financial Risk Manager (2004)
  • PhD from University of Manchester (1993)

Professional memberships

  • Global Association of Risk Professionals

2018

2012

2010

2009

2008

1999

1997

1995

Teaching commitments

  • Investment and Electronic Trading (MSc) : module leader
  • Principles of Finance (MSc) : module leader

Research interests

  • Financial markets
  • Applied econometrics
  • Risk management
  • Investment management

PhD supervision research interests

  • Applied econometrics
  • Financial markets
  • Investment management
  • Risk management