Dr Mengqian Chen

  • Lecturer in Finance (Accounting & Finance)

telephone: 01413306123
email: Mengqian.Chen@glasgow.ac.uk
pronouns: She/her/hers

Room 521, Adam Smith Business School, University of Glasgow, G11 6EY

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Mengqian joined the Adam Smith Business School in January 2023 as a Lecturer in Finance. She received a PhD and MSc in Finance from the University of Manchester. Her research interests lie in empirical corporate finance, including cash holdings, security issuance, SEOs, shelf registration, and event studies. 

Research interests

Mengqian is a member of the School's Finance research cluster

Areas of expertise:

  • Corporate Finance
  • Cash Holdings
  • Security Issuance
  • SEOs
  • Shelf Registration
  • Event Studies

Mengqian is also interested in ESG/gender-related topics.


Mengqian has taught courses for undergraduate and postgraduate students.

Current courses

  • Corporate Finance and Valuation (PGT)

Past courses

  • Behavioural Finance (PGT)
  • Corporate Finance (UG)
  • Financial Markets and Institutions (UG)
  • Investment Analysis (UG)
  • Financial Reporting (UG)