Dr. Jang-Shee Barry Lin

Dr. Jang-Shee Barry Lin

Associate Professor, Department of Humanities and Social Sciences

Address: P.O.Box: 127788, Abu Dhabi, UAE

Telephone: +971-(0)2-501 8491

Fax: +971-(0)2-4472442

Email: barry.lin@kuac.ae


Dr. Jang-Shee Barry Lin is an associate professor in finance. He earned his PhD in Finance from Baruch College, City University of New York, US, in 1995. Dr. Lin has taught widely in many finance areas. His research focuses on international finance, corporate finance, and corporate governance. He has published numerous articles in academic journals such as the Journal of Banking and Finance, Financial Management, Financial Analyst Journal, Financial Review, Journal of Financial Studies, Review of Financial Economics, Journal of Financial Education, Journal of Financial and Economic Practices, Global Business and Finance Review, and Multinational Business Review, among others. Dr. Lin has presented his research in numerous international and national academic conferences.

  • Ph. D. in Finance, City University of New York, USA, 1995
  • Master of Finance, City University of New York, USA, 1992
  • BA in English, Tunghai University, Taiwan, 1982
  • Corporate Finance
  • International Finance
  • Intro to Accounting and Finance
  • Corporate Finance
  • International Finance
  • Corporate Ownership
  • Corporate Hedging and Valuation
  • Barry Lin, Chia-Wei Chen and B. Yi (2018), Directors’ and officers’ liability insurance and firm performance: Evidence from Taiwan. Asia-Pacific Journal of Risk and Insurance, May 2018.
  • Barry Lin, Christos Pantzalis, Jung Chul Park (2017). Corporate derivatives use policy and information environment, Review of Quantitative Finance and Accounting, Volume 49(1), 159-194, July 2017, doi:10.1007/s11156-016-0586-9
  • Barry Lin, Chia-Wei Chen and B. Yi (2015), Media Coverage, Board Structure and CEO Compensation: Evidence from Taiwan, Journal of Multinational Financial Management 23 (5), 434-445, 2015.
  • Barry Lin and Chunhui Liu (2015). R&D, corporate governance, firm size and firm valuation: evidence from Taiwanese companies, International Journal of Corporate Governance, Vol. 4, 2015.
  • Chen, C., Yi, B., & Lin, J. Barry. (2013)  Media Coverage, Board Structure and CEO Compensation: Evidence from Taiwan.  Journal of Multinational Financial Management.
  • Chen, C. & Lin, J. Barry (2012).  Director Affiliations and Shareholder Wealth during the Announcement of Acquisitions.  Journal of Financial Studies, 20 (1).
  • Pantzalis, C., Park, J., & Lin, B. (2010).  Corporate Hedging Policy and Equity Mispricing.  Financial Review, 45 (3).
  • Lin, B., Park, J., & Pantzalis, C. (2009).  Derivative Use, Information Asymmetry and MNC Post-acquisition Performance.  Financial Management, 38 (3), 631-661.
  • Lin, B., Yi, B., & El-Badawi, M. (2008).  Pre-issue investor optimism and post-issue underperformance.  Financial Analysts Journal.
  • Lin, B., Pantzalis, C., & Park, J. C. (2007).  Corporate Use of Derivatives and Excess Value of Diversification.  Journal of Banking and Finance.

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