Dr Jinsha Zhao

About

Dr Jinsha Zhao is a Senior Lecturer in Accounting and Finance at the Kingston Business School.

His research interests lie primarily in the fields of executive compensation, pension tax, financial derivatives, and cryptocurrencies. He currently works on a variety of topics including the implications of compensation regulations, the association between financial crises and Bitcoin. In 2022, he secured a grant from British Academy and Leverhulme Trust for project titled "Technology evolution and the pay gap between top managers and employees", worth £6,609.

He received his PhD in Accounting and Finance from Lancaster University. He also holds an MSc in Finance from Lancaster University, and a BSc in Accounting and Finance from University of Bradford.

Academic responsibilities

Senior Lecturer in Accounting and Finance

Qualifications

  • BSc (Hons) Accounting and Finance
  • MSc Finance
  • PhD Accounting and Finance
  • HEA fellow
  • Financial Risk Manager
  • Certified Management & Business Educator

Teaching and learning

Research

Areas of specialism

  • Corporate Finance
  • Derivatives
  • Executive compensation
  • Pension
  • Tax

Research student supervision

Publications

Number of items: 13.

Article

Zhao, Jinsha (2022) Do economic crises cause trading in Bitcoin? Review of Behavioral Finance, ISSN (print) 1940-5979 (Epub Ahead of Print)

Ibrahim, Salma, Li, Hao, Yan, Yan and Zhao, Jinsha (2021) Pay me a single figure! Assessing the impact of single figure regulation on CEO pay. International Review of Financial Analysis, 73, p. 101647. ISSN (print) 1057-5219

Li, Hao and Zhao, Jinsha (2020) Inside debt and firm risk-taking : evidence from the UK pension reform. Journal of Business Finance and Accounting, 47(9-10), pp. 1316-1364. ISSN (print) 0306-686X

Zhao, Jinsha (2018) American Option Valuation Methods. International Journal of Economics and Finance, 10(5), ISSN (print) 1916-971X

Widdicks, Martin and Zhao, Jinsha (2014) A model of equity based compensation with tax. Journal of Business Finance & Accounting, 41(7-8), pp. 1002-1041. ISSN (online) 1468-5957

Conference or Workshop Item

Zhao, Jinsha (2022) Do economic crises cause trading in Bitcoin? In: British Accounting & Finance Association (BAFA) Annual Conference with Doctoral Masterclasses; 11-13 Apr 2022, Nottingham, U.K.. (Unpublished)

Rim, Jongseok, Nurullah, Mohamed and Zhao, Jinsha (2022) Risk management in real estate finance : insight from alternative mortgage designs. In: British Accounting & Finance Association (BAFA) Annual Conference with Doctoral Masterclasses; 11-13 Apr 2022, Nottingham, U.K.. (Unpublished)

Zhao, Jinsha (2021) Do economic crises cause trading in Bitcoin? In: Finance and Accounting 2021 Annual Symposium : Data Analytics in the Digital Age; 17-18 Jun 2021, London, U.K.. (Unpublished)

Zhao, Jinsha (2020) Is Bitcoin a safe haven asset? Evidence from an economic crisis. In: 11th Annual Faculty Research Conference: Contemporary Issues in Business and Social Science Research; 22 Jun 2020, Kingston upon Thames, U.K.. (Unpublished)

Zhao, Jinsha (2019) Exploring fundamental value of Bitcoin. In: 10th Annual Faculty Research Conference: Contemporary Issues in Business and Social Sciences in a period of uncertainty; 03 - 04 Jun 2019, Kingston upon Thames, U.K.. (Unpublished)

Li, Hao and Zhao, Jinsha (2017) Inside debt and firm cash holdings: evidence from the UK pension reform. In: International Finance and Banking Society (IFABS) Conference 2017: Towards an Integrated View of Financial Regulation: Key Lessons from the Crisis and Future Challenges; 15-17 Jul 2017, Oxford, U.K.. (Unpublished)

Li, Hao and Zhao, Jinsha (2017) Inside debt and firm cash holdings: evidence from the UK pension reform. In: European Financial Management Association (EFMA) 26th Annual Meeting; 28 Jun - 01 Jul 2017, Athens, Greece. (Unpublished)

Li, Hao and Zhao, Jinsha (2017) Inside debt and firm cash holdings: evidence from the UK pension reform. In: 4th Young Finance Scholars' Conference; 12-13 Jun 2017, Falmer, U.K.. (Unpublished)

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Leadership and management

Course Director

2021 - now:  MSc Accounting and Finance

2021 - 2021: MSc Business and Financial Management

2019 - 2020: BSc Real Estate Management

2014 - 2018: BSc Business Studies  

2014 - 2018: BSc Business with Law

External Examiner:

2021 - now: London South Bank 

2021 - now: Cardiff Metropolitan University (partner programme examiner)

2019 - now: Cardiff Metropolitan University