Assistant Professor of Finance
Professor Giang Nguyen joined the Finance department at Smeal College of Business as an Assistant Professor of Finance in Fall 2015. She received her PhD in Economics from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, her MBA with concentration in Finance & Investments from the George Washington University, and her Bachelor with Honors degree majoring in Accounting and Finance from Monash University and the University of Queensland in Australia. Previously, she was a Senior Analyst with NERA Economic Consulting, and a Management Consultant with PricewaterhouseCoopers Vietnam.
Professor Nguyen in on leave from the University for the 2019-2020 academic year to visit the Federal Reserve Bank of New York and The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission.
Market Microstructure (Liquidity, Price Discovery, Market Efficiency, Fixed Income Markets)
Financial Econometrics (Liquidity and Volatility Modeling)
Ph D, Economics, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 2015
MBA, Finance and Investments, The George Washington University, 2006
Bachelor of Commerce with Honors, Accounting and Finance, Monash University and University of Queensland, 2001
FIN 406 – Sec Anly &Prt Mgmt (3)
Advanced valuation theory; fundamentals of security analysis; portfolio construction and management.