Barry Williams

Assoc Professor

Accepting PhD Students

1996 …2022

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Barry is an Associate Professor of Banking in the Department of Banking and Finance.

Previously Barry worked at Bond University where he was a Professor of Finance and also a founding Co-Director of the Globalisation and Development Center at the Faculty of Business. Barry also is a visiting researcher at the Australian Prudential Regulation Authority (APRA) and the Swiss Economic Institute (KOF), Swiss Federal Institute of Technology (ETH), Zurich. Prior to working at Bond University Barry has worked at The University of Queensland and Monash University. Before commencing an academic career, Barry worked in the Economics Department of the State Bank of Victoria.

Barry has taught in the areas of Financial Markets and Institutions and International Finance. His research focuses upon the banking industry, in particular the areas of bank performance and risk, both domestically and multinationally.

Barry's reseach has been publised in number of journals including several times in the Journal of Banking and Finance as well as the Australian Journal of Management, the Journal of International Financial Markets, Institutions and Instruments, Financial Markets, Institutions and Instruments, the Journal of Economic Surveys and Applied Economics.

Education/Academic qualification

Finance, PhD

Award Date: 16 Nov 1997

Economics, MCom, University of Melbourne

Jan 1987Dec 1991

Award Date: 17 Dec 1991

Economics, BEc, La Trobe University

Award Date: 17 Dec 1985

External positions

Visiting Research Professor, KOF Swiss Economic Institute


Research area keywords

  • Banking, bank risk, multinational banking

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