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Dr Rongxin Chen

Lecturer in Finance, Accounting and Finance
Office 208 - 208
Second Floor
School of Management
Bay Campus
Available For Postgraduate Supervision

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Rongxin Chen is a Lecturer in Finance and joined the School of Management at Swansea University in September 2023. Rongxin holds a PhD in Finance (2023) and an MSc in Risk & Finance (2019) from the University of Southampton.

Areas Of Expertise

  • Behavioural Finance
  • Asset Pricing
  • Financial Markets
  • Cryptocurrencies
  • Big Data & Machine Learning in Finance
  • Corporate Finance & Governance

Career Highlights


Rongxin’s research trajectory focuses on examining the extent to which psychological and sociological factors influence individuals’ decision-making under risk. He is also keen to understand the subsequent consequences of these decisions across diverse domains, such as their impacts on market reactions, stock returns, and company values.

Rongxin has published his work in ABS-3 ranked journals, including Journal of International Financial Markets, Institutions & Money and International Review of Financial Analysis.