Tienyu Hwang

Tienyu Hwang

Dr Tienyu Hwang

Lecturer

Biography

Tienyu Hwang is a lecturer in Financial Services at The Business School. Prior to joining the School, he has taught in the insurance and risk management field in both Ireland and Taiwan. His current teaching is in Finance and Investment Management. He has published in the areas of insurance development in the emerging markets and cost efficiency in the insurance industry.

Research Areas

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4 results

Markowitz efficiency and size effect: evidence from the UK stock market

Journal Article
Hwang, T., Gao, S. S., & Owen, H. (2013)
Markowitz efficiency and size effect: evidence from the UK stock market. Review of Quantitative Finance and Accounting, https://doi.org/10.1007/s11156-013-0390-8
Academics and practitioners have frequently debated the relationship between market capitalization and expected return. We apply the Markowitz efficient frontier approach to d...

A two-pass model study of the CAPM: evidence from the UK stock market.

Journal Article
Hwang, T., Gao, S. S., & Owen, H. (2012)
A two-pass model study of the CAPM: evidence from the UK stock market. Studies in economics and finance, 29, 89-104. https://doi.org/10.1108/10867371211229118
Purpose – There has been considerable debate on the linear relationship between systematic risk and return. The purpose of this study is to investigate whether security return...

An empirical study of cost efficiency in the Irish life insurance industry.

Journal Article
Hwang, T. & Gao, S. S. (2005)
An empirical study of cost efficiency in the Irish life insurance industry. International journal of accounting, auditing and performance evaluation. 2, 264-280. doi:10.1504/IJAAPE.2005.007675. ISSN 1740-8016
Contemporary studies of cost efficiency in the insurance industry have predominantly focused on large economies. This paper investigates scale economies and cost efficiency in...

The determinants of demand for life insurance in an emerging economy - the case of China.

Journal Article
Hwang, T. & Gao, S. S. (2002)
The determinants of demand for life insurance in an emerging economy - the case of China. Managerial Finance. 29, 82-96. doi:10.1108/03074350310768779. ISSN 0307-4358
In the past two decades, many emerging economies have been witnessed the strong growth of their life insurance industry. While research in the demand for life insurance has at...