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Dr Meadhbh Sherman

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Biography

Meadhbh Sherman teaches financial economics, applied econometrics and time series econometrics on the BSc. Finance and MSc. Financial Economics programmes. Meadhbh received a BComm degree and a Masters Degree in Economic Science from University College Cork.  She completed a PhD with Cass Business School, City University London in the area of mutual fund performance. Her research interests include financial economics, applied econometrics and business economics and she has a number of papers published in these areas. 

 

Research Interests

Fund Performance and Management Financial Economics Applied Econometrics

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Modules

  • Research Methods
  • Macroeconomic Tools of Analysis
  • Time Series Analysis
  • Dissertation in Financial Economics
  • Advanced Data Analysis for Finance
  • Portfolio Theory and Asset Management
  • Portfolio Analysis
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Other Activities

  • Programme Director (Economics) - BSc Finance
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Committees

  • Chair, E-Information Committee (/)
  • OCM, College of Business and Law Student Recruitment (/)
  • OCM, B.Comm Suite Strategy (/)
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Education

  • University College Cork , MEconSc, Economics (2006)
  • University College Cork , BComm, Commerce (2005)
  • University College Cork , Postgraduate Diploma Teaching & Learning in Higher Education, Teaching and Learning (2013)
  • Cass Business School, City University, London , Ph.D., Finance (2012)
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Employment

  • Lecturer, University College Cork (/)
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Teaching Interests

  • Finance and Capital MarketsTime Series Analysis and Forecasting
  • Applied Econometrics
  • Derivatives 
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Professional Achievements

Honours and Awards

  • UCC Strategic Research Fund: Research Award (2014)
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Publications

Peer Reviewed Journals

Year Publication
2017 Performance Persistence in Chinese Securities Investment Funds
Jun Gao, Niall O'Sullivan and Meadhbh Sherman (2017) Performance Persistence in Chinese Securities Investment Funds. : Research in International Business and Finance [Details]
2017 The Market Timing Ability of Chinese Equity Securities Investment Funds
Jun Gao, Niall O'Sullivan and Meadhbh Sherman (2017) The Market Timing Ability of Chinese Equity Securities Investment Funds. : International Journal of Financial Studies [Details]
2015 Benchmarking UK Mutual Fund Performance: the Random Portfolio Experiment
Andrew Clare, Niall O'Sullivan and Meadhbh Sherman (2015) Benchmarking UK Mutual Fund Performance: the Random Portfolio Experiment. : The International Journal of Finance [Details]
2015 Multi-asset class mutual funds: can they time the market? Evidence from the US, UK and Canada
Andrew Clare, Niall O'Sullivan and Meadhbh Sherman (2015) Multi-asset class mutual funds: can they time the market? Evidence from the US, UK and Canada. : Research in International Business and Finance [Details]
2014 Family Status and Mutual Fund Performance
Clare, A.; O'Sullivan, N.; Sherman, M (2014) Family Status and Mutual Fund Performance. : Journal of Asset Management [Details]
2013 Mutual fund performance and management location
Clare A., Nitzsche, D. , Sherman, M (2013) Mutual fund performance and management location. : Journal of Asset Management [Details]
2009 Government Support for Horse Racing Ireland: The Allocation & Distribution of Public Funds
Robbie Butler & Meadhbh Sherman (2009) Government Support for Horse Racing Ireland: The Allocation & Distribution of Public Funds. : New Developments in Economic Research [Details]

Newspaper Publications

Year Publication
2015 Study Casts Doubt on Multiasset Funds
Andrew Clare, Niall O'Sullivan, Meadhbh Sherman and Stephen Thomas (2015) Study Casts Doubt on Multiasset Funds. : Newspaper Articles [Details]
2012 Economy is destroying jobs faster than they are being created
McCarthy, N., O' Connor, M. and Sherman, M (2012) Economy is destroying jobs faster than they are being created. : Newspaper Articles [Details]

Published Reports

Year Publication
2012 Employment Earnings Inequality in Ireland 2006-2010
McCarthy, N., O' Connor, M., Sherman, M. and Jordan, D (2012) Employment Earnings Inequality in Ireland 2006-2010. [Details]

Working Paper

Year Publication
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M. Sherman and N. O'Sullivan (2006) Unknown type other_wp. [Details]
2014 Unknown type other_wp
Clare, A., O'Sullivan, N., Sherman, M and Thomas, S (2014) Unknown type other_wp. [Details]
2012 Unknown type other_wp
McCarthy, N., O' Connor, M. and Sherman, M (2012) Unknown type other_wp. [Details]

Conference Publications

Year Publication
2011 Worker and Job Flows in Ireland 2006-2009
McCarthy, N., O' Connor, M. & Sherman, M (2011) Worker and Job Flows in Ireland 2006-2009. [Details]
2012 Job Creation and Destruction in Ireland 2006-2010
McCarthy, N., O' Connor, M. & Sherman, M (2012) Job Creation and Destruction in Ireland 2006-2010. [Details]

Conference Contributions

Year Publication
2009 An exploration of the factors affecting mutual fund performance. [Oral Presentation]
Sherman, M (2009) An exploration of the factors affecting mutual fund performance. [Oral Presentation]. [Details]
2010 An examination of the factors affecting mutual fund performance. [Oral Presentation]
Meadhbh Sherman (2010) An examination of the factors affecting mutual fund performance. [Oral Presentation]. [Details]
2007 Government Support for Horse Racing Ireland: The Allocation & Distribution of Public Funds. [Conference Organising Committee Chairperson]
Meadhbh Sherman, Robbie Butler (2007) Government Support for Horse Racing Ireland: The Allocation & Distribution of Public Funds. [Conference Organising Committee Chairperson]. [Details]
2012 An exploration of the factors affecting mutual fund performance. [Oral Presentation]
Sherman, M (2012) An exploration of the factors affecting mutual fund performance. [Oral Presentation]. [Details]
2012 An examination of the factors affecting Mutual Fund Performance. [Oral Presentation]
Sherman, M (2012) An examination of the factors affecting Mutual Fund Performance. [Oral Presentation]. [Details]
2013 Employment Earning Inequality in Ireland 2006-2010. [Oral Presentation]
McCarthy, N., Jordan, D., O' Connor, M., and Sherman, M (2013) Employment Earning Inequality in Ireland 2006-2010. [Oral Presentation]. [Details]
2013 Employment Earning Inequality in Ireland 2006-2010. [Oral Presentation]
Jordan, Declan; McCarthy, Noirin; O’Connor, Marie and Sherman, Meadhbh (2013) Employment Earning Inequality in Ireland 2006-2010. [Oral Presentation]. [Details]
2011 Worker flows and job flows in Ireland 2006-2009. [Oral Presentation]
McCarthy, N., O' Connor, M. and Sherman, M (2011) Worker flows and job flows in Ireland 2006-2009. [Oral Presentation]. [Details]
2012 Job Creation and Job Destruction in Ireland 2006-2010. [Oral Presentation]
McCarthy, N., O' Connor, M. and Sherman, M (2012) Job Creation and Job Destruction in Ireland 2006-2010. [Oral Presentation]. [Details]
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