Dr Lily Nguyen

Senior Lecturer in Finance

School of Business
Faculty of Business, Economics and Law


Lily is a senior lecturer in finance at UQ Business School. Her research interests are empirical corporate finance, corporate governance, institutional investors, corporate innovation, and informed trading. Lily's research has been published in Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis, Journal of Financial Markets, Journal of Banking and Finance, and Financial Management. She has been awarded one Australian Research Council (ARC) research grant and a couple of AFAANZ grants. Before joining UQ, she was a senior lecturer at La Trobe University. Lily received a PhD in finance from the University of New South Wales. She passed CFA Levels 1 and 2 on first attempt.


  • Doctor of Philosophy, The University of New South Wales


  • Balachandran, Balasingham, Faff, Robert, Nguyen, Lily H. G. and Puwanenthiren, Premkanth (2018) The impact of audit quality in rights offerings. Accounting and Finance, . doi:10.1111/acfi.12429

  • Dang, Tung Lam, Faff, Robert, Luong, Hoang and Nguyen, Lily (2018) Individualistic cultures and crash risk. European Financial Management, . doi:10.1111/eufm.12180

  • Baghdadi, Ghasan A., Bhatti, Ishaq M., Nguyen, Lily H. G. and Podolski, Edward J. (2018) Skill or effort? Institutional ownership and managerial efficiency. Journal of Banking and Finance, 91 19-33. doi:10.1016/j.jbankfin.2018.04.002

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