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Dr Jimmy X Chen

Dr Jimmy Chen

BA (Hons), MLitt, PhD

Associate Lecturer in Banking and Finance

Programme Director, MSc in Finance and Management
Sub-honours Adviser

Contact details

Tel: +44 (0)1334 46 1972

Teaching 2018-2019

  • MN1002 Organisations and Analysis
  • MN3116 Financial Markets and Investments
  • MN5443 Applied Financial Econometrics
  • MN5499 Individual Dissertation
  • MN5607 International Financial Management


Jimmy is an Associate Lecturer in Banking and Finance in the School of Management, University of St Andrews. Jimmy completed his PhD in Finance in 2011 and MLitt in Finance and Management in 2007 at the University of St Andrews, and his BA (Hons) in International Business, Finance and Economics in 2006 at the University of Manchester.

Research interests

Emerging markets finance; time-series analysis; responsible investment.

Selected publications


The urge to act: a comparison of active and passive socially responsible investment funds in the United States
Chen, X. & Scholtens, B. 15 Nov 2018 In : Corporate Social Responsibility and Environmental Management. 25, 6, p. 1154-1173 20 p.
Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

The spot-forward relationship in the Atlantic salmon market
Chen, X. & Scholtens, B. 19 Oct 2018 In : Reviews in Fisheries Science & Acquaculture. Latest Articles , 10 p.
Research output: Contribution to journalReview article