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Dr Waqar Ahmed

Assistant Professor

Research Interests

Payout policy, Stock buybacks, Mergers and Acquisitions, Insider trading, Executive compensation, corporate disclosures and corporate fraud.

Teaching in 2021-2022

Accounting and Finance
  • IB9AH0: Accounting Information & Markets
Distance Learning MBA
  • IB801P: Accounting and Financial Management
MSc Business
  • IB9AX0: Foundations of Financial and Management Accounting
  • IB1330: Foundations of Accounting

Accounting Group

Email:  /  Tel: 024 765 22349  /  Room: 1.120


Waqar has an outstanding academic record with distinctions in all of his academic endeavours. Waqar's research interests broadly cover areas in corporate finance, executive compensation, corporate disclosures, behavioural finance, corporate fraud, earnings management, mergers and acquisitions and insider trading. His current research is focused on firms' payout policy and insider trading. He has presented his research in top finance and accounting conferences.

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