Dr Helen Lu

MBA (London), M.Econ (Peking), B.Eng (Northern Jiaotong), PhD (Massey)

Biography

Helen Lu joined the University of Auckland in January 2014. Helen received her doctoral degree in 2013 and lectured at the University of Otago before moving back to Auckland. Prior to moving to New Zealand and returning to her academic life, Helen was a vice president at Credit Suisse and, before that, at Deutsche Bank in Hong Kong.  Her corporate finance experience includes IPOs, privatisations, convertible bonds and cross-border M&A for clients in the natural resources and the general industries sectors.

Research | Current

Geertsema, Paul G. and Lu, Helen, Relative Valuation with Machine Learning (December 1, 2020). Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=3740270 or http://dx.doi.org/10.2139/ssrn.3740270

Geertsema, Paul G. and Lu, Helen, The Cross-section of Long-run Expected Stock Returns (December 10, 2020). Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=3774548 or http://dx.doi.org/10.2139/ssrn.3774548

Teaching | Current

Finance351: Advanced Financial Management

Finance751: Modern Corporate Finance

Areas of expertise

  • Asset pricing
  • Executive successions
  • Machine learning

Selected publications and creative works (Research Outputs)

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Room 555 OGGB

Primary office location

SIR OWEN G GLENN BUILDING - Bldg 260
Level 5, Room 555
12 GRAFTON RD
AUCKLAND CENTRAL
AUCKLAND 1010
New Zealand

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