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Dr Qinye Lu

Job: Senior Lecturer (VC2020) at the Faculty of Business and Law

School/department: Leicester Castle Business School

Address: HU 3.71

T: 0116 257 7855




Personal profile

Qinye Lu joined De Montfort University in 2016 in the Department of Accounting and Finance at Leicester Business School, after completing her PhD in Alliance Manchester Business School in 2016. Her research is in the areas of asset pricing, financial econometrics, and international finance, with a primary focus on equity premium predictability and international risk exposure. She is also interested in emerging markets, CDS, corporate governance and corporate social responsibility.

Research group affiliations

British Accounting and Finance Association (BAFA)

DMU Finance and Banking Research Centre (FiBRe)

James Cook University (JCU) Singapore Research Cluster – Global Business Systems

Publications and outputs

Wang, P., Kuah, A., Lu, Q., Wong, C., Thirumaran, K., Adegbite, E. and Kendall, W., 2021. The Impact of Value Perceptions on Purchase Intention of Sustainable Luxury Brands in China and the United Kingdom. Journal of Brand Management, 1-22.

Lu, Q. and Vivian, A., 2020. Domestically formed international diversification. Journal of International Money and Finance103, p.102131.

Danso, A., Lartey, T., Amankwah-Amoah, J., Adomako, S., Lu, Q. and Uddin, M., 2019. Market sentiment and firm investment decision-making. International Review of Financial Analysis66, p.101369.

Research interests/expertise

Asset Pricing, Financial Econometrics, International Finance, CSR, CDS

Areas of teaching


Mathematics for Finance

Corporate Finance


PhD in Accounting and Finance

MSc in Quantitative Finance (Financial Engineering)

BSc in Economics

Courses taught

Statistics and Probability Theory for Finance

International Finance

Financial Econometrics

Financial Decision Making

Financial Derivatives

Financial Accounting

Honours and awards

Best Paper Award (BAFA Northern Area Group Conference, Bangor), 2017

Manchester Business School (MBS) PGT scholarship, 2010

Professional licences and certificates

Certified Management & Business Educator (CMBE, 2020)

Postgraduate Certificate in Learning and Teaching in Higher Education (PGCLTHE, 2019)

Fellow of The Higher Education Academy (FHEA, 2017)

Associate Fellow of The Higher Education Academy (AFHEA, 2015)

Conference attendance

BAFA Corporate Finance and Asset Pricing Conference (Manchester, 2019)

The 4th Annual Brunel Conference in Finance BAFA Annual Conference (London, 2019)

Review of Financial Studies Climate Finance Conference (London, 2018)

BAFA Annual Conference (London, 2018)

International Finance and Banking Society (IFABS) Asia 2017 Ningbo China Conference (Ningbo, 2017)

Essex Finance Centre (EFiC) Conference in Banking and Finance (Colchester, 2017)

British Accounting and Finance Association (BAFA) Annual Conference (Edinburgh, 2017)

Annual Conference of the Northern Area Group, BAFA, (Loughborough, 2016)

BAFA Annual Conference (Bath, 2016)

Centre for the Analysis of Investment Risk (CAIR), MBS - The 16th Workshop on Corporate Governance and Investment (Manchester, 2015)

ESRC NWDTC AccFin Pathway Event: Workshop in Finance and Accounting (Manchester, 2015)

The Review of Economics Studies Conference (Edinburgh, 2013)