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Dr Shixuan Wang

Dr Shixuan Wang

Research Associate

Cardiff Business School

Email:
wangs60@cardiff.ac.uk
Telephone:
+44 (0)29 2087 6542
Location:
Aberconway Building, Colum Road, Cathays, Cardiff, CF10 3EU

Shixuan is a postdoctoral research associate in statistical forecasting at Cardiff Business School, Cardiff University, where he works on the Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council (EPSRC) project "Resilient Remanufacturing Networks: Forecasting, Informatics and Holons" led by Prof Aris Syntetos.

Shixuan holds a BEng in Electrical Engineering and Automation, a BSc in Economics, a MSc (distinction) in Money, Banking and Finance, and a PhD in Economics. Shixuan’s doctoral research focused on financial econometrics. In April 2017, he defended his thesis “Four Essays on Modelling Asset Returns” at University of Birmingham, where he was funded by the Economic and Social Research Council (ESRC).

Shixuan's main research interests focus on statistical forecasting. Additionally, he worked on econometric theory and empirical finance. His work has been published on Econometric Reviews, Journal of Time Series Analysis, International Review of Financial Analysis, and International Journal of Production Research. In September 2016, he was awarded a Royal Economic Society (RES) junior fellowship.

Education and qualifications

  • 2017: PhD in Economics, University of Birmingham, UK
  • 2012: MSc (distinction) in Money, Baning and Finance, University of Birmingham, UK
  • 2011: BEng in Electrical Engineering and Automation, Hubei University of Technology, China
  • 2011: BSc (dual degree) in Economics, Wuhan University, China

Honours and awards

  • Royal Economic Society Junior Fellowship, 2016
  • ESRC +3 Scholarship

Professional memberships

  • Member of Royal Economic Society
  • Member of Econometric Society
  • Member of Financial Management Association

Speaking engagements

  • European Financial Management Annual Meeting, June 2017, Athens, Greece
  • Chinese Economic Association Annual Conference, September 2016, Duisburg, Germany
  • World Finance Conference, July 2016, New York, USA
  • INFINITI Conference on International Finance, June 2016, Dublin, Ireland
  • Theory and Applications of Change-Point Analysis to Economics, July 2015, Birmingham, UK

2018

2017

2016

The current position that Shixuan holds is solely devoted to research. Prior to joining Cardiff Business School, Shixuan taught serveral Econometrics courses as a Instructor or a Teaching Associate at University of Birmingham, including Introduction to Econometric Software (PhD level), Econometrics (master level), and Introductory Econometrics (undergraduate level).

  • Statistical Forecasting
  • Change-point Detection
  • Financial Econometrics

External profiles