Jijun Niu worked as an engineer for three years before earning an MBA from the China Europe International Business School in Shanghai. His MBA studies, in turn, sparked an interest in research and teaching, leading him to complete a PhD in Finance from the University of Lausanne in Switzerland. He joined the Beedie School of Business in September 2007.
Specialization and Research Interests
Banking, Corporate Governance
Articles and Reports
Loan growth and bank valuations
2016 | Quarterly Review of Economics and Finance. 61: 185-191
An empirical analysis of the relation between bank charter value and risk taking
2012 | Quarterly Review of Economics and Finance. 52(3): 298-304
The effect of overconfidence on the sensitivity of CEO wealth to equity risk
2010 | Journal of Financial Services Research. 38(1): 23-39
Bank competition, risk, and subordinated debt
2008 | Journal of Financial Services Research. 33(1): 37-56
Can subordinated debt constrain banks’ risk taking?
2008 | Journal of Banking & Finance. 32(6): 1110-1119