Robert Hudson

Professor Robert Hudson

Professor of Finance

Faculty and Department

  • Faculty of Business, Law and Politics
  • Hull University Business School

Summary

Professor Robert Hudson is a Professor of Finance at Hull University Business School where he teaches on a number of executive, postgraduate and undergraduate modules.

Prior to this post, Robert was a Professor of Finance and head of the economics group at the University of Newcastle and, prior to that, a senior lecturer at the University of Leeds.

He is co-editor of the Review of Behavioral Finance and is on the academic board of several other journals. He is a Fellow of the Institute of Actuaries and a Chartered Mathematician

He has extensive business and consultancy experience and before entering the academic world, worked in the financial services industry for a number of years. As a result, Robert is committed to linking his teaching and research to practice.

Journal Article

High-frequency trading from an evolutionary perspective: Financial markets as adaptive systems

Manahov, V., Hudson, R., & Urquhart, A. (2018). High-frequency trading from an evolutionary perspective: Financial markets as adaptive systems. International journal of finance & economics : IJFE, 24(2), 943-962. https://doi.org/10.1002/ijfe.1700

Technical trading and cryptocurrencies

Hudson, R., & Urquhart, A. (2019). Technical trading and cryptocurrencies. Annals of Operations Research, https://doi.org/10.1007/s10479-019-03357-1

Stock liquidity and SMEs’ likelihood of bankruptcy: evidence from the US market

El Kalak, I., Azevedo, A., Hudson, R., & Abd Karim, M. (2017). Stock liquidity and SMEs’ likelihood of bankruptcy: evidence from the US market. Research in international business and finance, 42, 1383-1393. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ribaf.2017.07.077

Test of recent advances in extracting information from option prices

Healy, J. V., Gregoriou, A., & Hudson, R. (2018). Test of recent advances in extracting information from option prices. International review of financial analysis, 56, 292-302. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.irfa.2017.09.011

Momentum effects in China: A review of the literature and an empirical explanation of prevailing controversies

Yang, Y., Gebka, B., & Hudson, R. (2019). Momentum effects in China: A review of the literature and an empirical explanation of prevailing controversies. Research in international business and finance, 47, 78-101. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ribaf.2018.07.003

Postgraduate supervision

I welcome applications relating to financial markets, the financial services industry and the financial behaviour of individuals.

Completed PhDs

- Songyao (Shawn)Yao

- Shima Amini

- Marcus Toms

- Andrew Urquhart

- Hanxiong Zhang

- Viktor Manahov

- Fengyuan Shi

- Izidin El Kalak

- Andong Wang

- Said A AL Fazani

- Rizwan Ahmed

C. Kumpamool

Current PhD Supervisions

- Nikki Than

- Junkai Wang