Professor Sasha Talavera

Professor Sasha Talavera

The Department of Economics
Professor in Financial Economics
Director of Research - Department of Economics

Contact details

Address
Department of Economics
University of Birmingham
Edgbaston
Birmingham
B15 2TT

Sasha Talavera joined the Department of Economics at Birmingham Business School in 2019 as a Professor in Financial Economics.

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Qualifications

  • PhD in Economics, European University Viadrina
  • MA in Economics, Boston College
  • MA in Economics, Kyiv School of Economics
  • BA in Economics, Ostroh Academy

Biography

Prior to joining the department, Sasha was a Professor of Finance at the School of Management, Swansea University. He also worked for University of Sheffield, Durham University, University of East Anglia, the Robert Gordon University, and DIW-Berlin. He is broadly interested in online-prices, big data analytics, banking, international finance, empirical corporate finance, and emerging market economies.

More details are available on www.otalavera.com.

Teaching

Postgraduate supervision

Doctoral research

PhD title

Research

Big data, fintech, online price setting, social networks, empirical corporate finance.

 

Other activities

  • International Monetary Fund (IMF) expert
  • Editorial Board of Bank i Kredyt (Journal of the Narodowy Bank Polski),
  • Editorial Board of Visnyk NBU (Herald of the National Bank of Ukraine),
  • Founder and member of Editorial board of VoxUkraine.org

Publications

Recent publications

Article

Gorodnichenko, Y, Pham, T & Talavera, O 2021, 'Conference presentations and academic publishing', Economic Modelling, vol. 95, pp. 228-254. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.econmod.2020.12.017

Caglayan, M, Talavera, O & Zhang, W 2021, 'Herding behaviour in P2P lending markets', Journal of Empirical Finance, vol. 63, pp. 27-41. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jempfin.2021.05.005

Ĺšpiewanowski, P & Talavera, O 2021, 'Journal rankings and publication strategy', Scientometrics. https://doi.org/10.1007/s11192-021-03891-5

Gorodnichenko, Y, Talavera, O & Vu, N 2021, 'Quality and price setting of high-tech goods', Economic Modelling, vol. 98, pp. 69-85. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.econmod.2021.02.010

Gorodnichenko, Y, Pham, T & Talavera, O 2021, 'Social media, sentiment and public opinions: evidence from #Brexit and #USElection', European Economic Review, vol. 136, 103772. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.euroecorev.2021.103772

Talavera, O, Yin, S & Zhang, M 2021, 'Tournament incentives, age diversity and firm performance', Journal of Empirical Finance, vol. 61, pp. 139-162. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jempfin.2021.01.003

Faryna, O, Pham, T, Talavera, O & Tsapin, A 2021, 'Wage and unemployment: evidence from online job vacancy data', Journal of Comparative Economics. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jce.2021.05.003

Caglayan, M, Pham, T, Talavera, O & Xiong, X 2020, 'Asset mispricing in peer-to-peer loan secondary markets', Journal of Corporate Finance, vol. 65, 101769. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jcorpfin.2020.101769

Gao, G, Caglayan, M, Li, Y & Talavera, O 2020, 'Expert imitation in P2P markets', Manchester School. https://doi.org/10.1111/manc.12321

Ji, J, Talavera, O & Yin, S 2020, 'Frequencies of board meetings on various topics and corporate governance: evidence from China', Review of Quantitative Finance and Accounting, vol. 54, no. 1, pp. 69-110. https://doi.org/10.1007/s11156-018-00784-2

Pham, T, Talavera, O & Tsapin, A 2020, 'Shock Contagion, Asset Quality and Lending Behaviour: The Case of War in Eastern Ukraine', Kyklos. https://doi.org/10.1111/kykl.12261

Fan, R, Talavera, O & Tran, V 2020, 'Social media, political uncertainty, and stock markets', Review of Quantitative Finance and Accounting. https://doi.org/10.1007/s11156-020-00870-4

Caglayan, M, Talavera, O, Xiong, L & Zhang, J 2020, 'What does not kill us makes us stronger: the story of repetitive consumer loan applications', European Journal of Finance, pp. 1-20. https://doi.org/10.1080/1351847X.2020.1793792

Caglayan, M, Pham, T & Talavera, O 2019, 'Dollarization, pass-through, and domestic lending: evidence from Turkish banking', Emerging Markets Finance and Trade. https://doi.org/10.1080/1540496X.2019.1678146

Pham, T, Talavera, O & Yang, J 2019, 'Multimarket competition and profitability: evidence from Ukrainian banks', Oxford Economic Papers. https://doi.org/10.1093/oep/gpz041

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