Dr DOWLING Michael

Associate Professor

Department : Finance and Accounting

Nationalities :

Teaching

  • Finance
  • International finance
  • Corporate Financial Management
  • Risk Management and Modelling
  • Investment Analysis
  • Risk Management

Qualifications

  • PhD in Finance, School of Business, Trinity College Dublin, Ireland, July 2007
  • Masters in Banking and Finance, University of Stirling, UK, August 1999
  • Bachelors in Financial Services, Portsmouth University, UK, June 1998

Research Interests

  • Asset pricing
  • SME financing
  • Behavioural corporate finance
  • Investor psychology
  • Energy finance

Work Experience

Academic

  • Assistant professor, Finance and Accounting Acadmic Area, Rennes School of Business (June 2015 – Present).
  • Lecturer in Finance, Dublin City University, Ireland (September 2011 – June 2015)
  • Lecturer in Finance, University of Central Lancashire, UK (September 2009 – September 2011)
  • Lecturer in accounting and Finance, University of Essex, UK (September 2007 – September 2009)
  • Research Fellow, Trinity College Dublin, Ireland (November 2006 – September 2007)

 

Intellectual contributions

Refereed Articles   Discipline-Based Scholarship

Do Cointegrated Commodities Bubble Together? The Case of Hog, Corn, and Soybean

Authors:Alexakis, C., G. Bagnarosa, and M. Dowling Published in:Finance Research Letters, forthcoming Date:2017

Psychological Price Barriers in Frontier Equities

Authors:Berk, A., M. Cummins, M. Dowling, and B. Lucey Published in:Journal of International Financial Markets, Institutions & Money, forthcoming Date:2017

Determining Risk Model Confidence Sets

Authors:Cummins, M., M. Dowling, and F. Esposito Published in:Finance Research Letters, forthcoming Date:2017

Individual Values and Household Finances

Authors:Cummins, M., M. Dowling, and F. Gogolin Published in:Applied Economics, vol 49(35), pp 3560-3578 Date:2017

Oil Market Modelling: A Comparative Analysis of Fundamental and Latent Factor Approaches

Authors:Cummins, M., M. Dowling, and F. Kearney Published in:International Review of Financial Analysis, vol 46, pp 211-218. Date:2016

Bank Acquisitiveness and Financial Crisis Vulnerability.

Authors:Aziz, S., M. Dowling, and J. Lilti Published in:Bankers, Markets & Investors, vol 143, pp 26-44. Date:2016

Psychological Barriers in Oil Futures Markets.

Authors:Dowling, M, M. Cummins, and B. Lucey Published in:Energy Economics, vol 54, pp 293-304 Date:2016

Influences from the European Parliament on EU Emissions Prices.

Authors:Deeney, P, M. Cummins, M. Dowling, and A. Smeaton Published in:Energy Policy, vol 88, pp 561-572. Date:2016

Behavioral Influences in Non-Ferrous Metals Prices."

Authors:Cummins, M., M. Dowling, and B. Lucey Published in:Resources Policy, vol 45, pp 9-22. Date:2015

Sentiment in Oil Markets.

Authors:Deeney, P., M. Cummins, M. Dowling, and A. Bermingham Published in:International Review of Financial Analysis, vol 39, pp 179-185. Date:2015

Analyst Recommendations and Volatility in a Rising, Falling, and Crisis Equity Market

Authors:Corbet, S., M. Dowling, and M. Cummins Published in:Finance Research Letters, vol 15, pp 187-194 Date:2015

Profitability and Investment Factors for UK Asset Pricing Models

Authors:Nichol, E., and M. Dowling Published in:Economics Letters, vol 125(3), pp 364-366 Date:2014

From Hubris to Nemesis: Irish Banks, Behavioral Biases, and the Crisis

Authors:Dowling, M. and B. Lucey Published in:Journal of Risk Management in Financial Institutions, vol 7(2), pp 122-133 Date:2014

Female Directors and UK Company Acquisitiveness

Authors:Dowling, M. and Z. Ali Aribi Published in:International Review of Financial Analysis Date:2013

CEO Social Status and Acquisitiveness

Authors:Lucey, B., Y. Plaksina, and M. Dowling Published in:Qualitative Research in Financial Markets Date:2013

Robust Weak-Form Efficiency Tests in Volatile European Equity Indices

Authors:Enninful, K. and M. Dowling Published in:Applied Economics Letters, vol 20(9), pp 863-868 Date:2013

Robust Global Mood Influences on Equity Pricing

Authors:Dowling, M. and B. Lucey Published in:Journal of Multinational Financial Management, vol 18(2), pp 145-164. Date:2008

Mood and UK Equity Pricing

Authors:Dowling, M. and B. Lucey Published in:Applied Financial Economics Letters, vol. 4(4), pp 233-240. Date:2008

The Role of Feelings in Investor Decision-Making

Authors:B. Lucey and M. Dowling. Published in:Journal of Economic Surveys, vol. 19(2), pp 211-237. Date:2005

Weather, Biorhythms, Beliefs and Stock Returns – Some Preliminary Irish Evidence

Authors:Dowling, M. and B. Lucey Published in:International Review of Financial Analysis, vol. 14(3), pp 337-355. Date:2005

Peer-Reviewed Book Chapters

The Future of Behavioral Finance

Authors:Dowling, M., and B. Lucey Published in:H. Kent Baker, Greg Filbeck, and Victor Ricciardi (eds.), Financial Behavior - Players, Services, Products, and Markets, Oxford University Press, , pp 561-578 Date:2017

Cultural Behavioural Finance in Emerging Markets

Authors:Lucey, B. and M. Dowling Published in:D.K. Nguyen, S. Boubaker, and M. El Hedi Arouri (eds.), Emerging Markets and the Global Economy, Elsevier, pp 327-346. Date:2014

A Behavioural Economist’s Perspective on Debt and Default

Authors:Dowling, M Published in:in B. Lucey, C. Gurdgiev and C. Larkin (eds.), What if Ireland Defaults?, Orpen Press, pp 253-264 Date:2012

Other Behavioral Biases

Authors:Dowling, M. and B. Lucey Published in:H.K. Baker and J.R. Nofsinger (eds.), Behavioral Finance: Investors, Corporations and Markets, John Wiley & Sons, pp 313-330. Date:2010