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Prof. Abhinav Goyal

Prof. Abhinav Goyal


Professor of Finance

Accounting and Finance, 3.13, O'Rahilly Building, Cork University Business School, University College Cork..

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Abhinav Goyal is Professor of Corporate Finance at the Cork Business School, University College Cork, Ireland. Abhinav received his Ph.D. in Banking and Finance from University College Dublin, Ireland and his postgraduate degree in Financial Risk Management from Simon Fraser University, Canada. Previously, he has held the positions of Lecturer and Senior Lecturer at School of Management, University of Liverpool, U.K. Abhinav has also held a Visiting Position at Department of Banking and Finance, Monash University, Australia. He is/has been the external examiner to the London School of Economics, Alliance Business School (University of Manchester), University of Glasgow, University of Nottingham, and Dublin City University.


Abhinav has received “Best Paper Award” by Asian Finance Association in 2018, Eastern Finance Association in 2016, and Indian Finance Association in 2013. He has presented his research in more than 50 academic seminars, workshops and conferences worldwide, including Reserve Bank of India and De Nederlandsche Bank, and published in top-tier international finance journals – Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis, Journal of Corporate Finance, Journal of Econometrics, Accounting Horizons, Financial Review, and British Accounting Review among others. Since Sept. 2017, he has been an Area Editor of Frontier Markets for (Journal) Research in International Business and Finance.