You are cordially invited to submit your research papers for presentation consideration at the first Vietnam International Conference in Finance (VICIF-2014) that will take place on 5-6 June 2014 in Hanoi, the beautiful capital of Vietnam and one of the oldest cities in South-east Asia.
The VICIF-2014 conference, hosted by the Faculty of Business Administration at Foreign Trade University, will be an excellent opportunity for academics, doctoral students, and practitioners to share interests, present new research results, and discuss current and challenging issues in finance and related topics.
Prof. David Ding, School of Economics and Finance, Massey University, Albany, New Zealand
Dr. David Ding is Professor of Finance and Associate Head of the School of Economics and Finance at Massey University, Albany, New Zealand. Immediately before this appointment, he was an Associate Professor of Finance Practice at the Singapore Management University where he was also the Director of the Master of Applied Finance (China) program. Prior to SMU, he was the Foundation Professor of Finance at the University of New South Wales’ Asian campus. David’s other academic experience includes appointments as Director of the Center for Research in Financial Services and Head of the Division of Banking and Finance at the Nanyang Technological University, Singapore. Professor Ding has taught Business Finance, Financial Management, Corporate Finance, Investment Analysis & Portfolio Management, and International Financial Management at both the undergraduate and graduate levels.
Professor Ding’s areas of research are in the microstructure of financial markets, corporate governance, international corporate finance, and investments. He has published more than 50 articles in leading journals. In 2005, he was ranked 17th out of 778 researchers from among 170 universities in the Asia-Pacific region by the Pacific Basin Finance Journal.