Dr Hai Zhang

Strathclyde Chancellor's Fellow

Accounting and Finance

Personal statement

Hai Zhang joined Strathclyde Business School in March 2017 and currently work as lecturer in Finance. Prior to that, Hai was fully funded by Economic and Social Research Council (ESRC) for his PhD research (2013-2016) at University of Glasgow.

Hai's research mainly focuses on the financing innovation in incomplete financial markets, and particularly its role of alleviating severe financing constraints for agents due to the asymmetric information. 

He is very willing to supervise suitably qualified PhD students in his fields of interest.

Some of Hai's works have been published in internationally recognized journals such as European Journal of Operational Research, Journal of Economic Dynamics and Control, The European Journal of Finance and Economics Letters.

He also acts as referee for different journals such as: European Journal of operational Research, International Review of Economics and Finance, Journal of Business Venturing, Journal of operational research society, and Quantitative Finance.


The idiosyncratic risk in Chinese stock market
Darby Julia, Zhang Hai, Zhang Jinkai
22nd Dynamic Econometrics Conference in Nuffield College Oxford, UK. (2019)
SMEs investment and financing under asymmetric information
Wang Yao, Zhang Hai, Zhao Zhiming
Three-fund constant proportion portfolio insurance strategy
Chen Ze, Chen Bingzheng, Hu Yi, Zhang Hai
European Financial Management Association 2019 Annual Meeting (2019)
Institutional trading in volatile markets : evidence from Chinese stock markets
Darby Julia, Zhang Hai, Zhang Jinkai
The 6th Young Finance Scholars' Conference (2019)
Fast multi-output relevance vector regression
Ha Youngmin, Zhang Hai
Economic Modelling (2019)
Hedge fund seeding with fees-for-guarantee swaps
Feng Yun, Huang Binghua, Zhang Hai
European Journal of Finance Vol 25, pp. 16-34 (2019)

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