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Ainsworth, Andrew Dr

Associate Professor

  • Faculty of Business and Law
  • School of Accounting, Economics and Finance
  • Discipline: Finance

Overview


Andrew received his PhD in Finance from the University of New South Wales and holds a Bachelor of Economics with First Class Honours from the University of Western Australia. Prior to undertaking his PhD, he was an analyst at the Reserve Bank of Australia. Andrew’s research interests centre on dividends, the imputation tax system and the value that the market places on dividends and franking credits. His research explores the effect that dividend payments have on asset pricing, investment management, the trading behaviour of individual and institutional investors, and liquidity in financial markets. Andrew has received a number of research grants to investigate the functioning of the imputation tax system in Australia and the fee landscape for superannuation funds in Australia.

Top Publications


    Year Title
    2018 Psychic dividends of socially responsible investment portfolios
    Published in   The Journal of Asset Management
    2018 Taxes, Order Imbalance and Abnormal Returns around the ex-Dividend day
    Published in   International Review of Finance
    2016 Institutional trading around the ex-dividend day
    Published in   Australian Journal of Management
    2014 Waiting costs and limit order book liquidity: Evidence from the ex-dividend deadline in Australia
    Published in   Journal of Financial Markets

Selected Publications


Keywords


  • Dividends, investment, asset pricing, liquidity, socially responsible investing, superannuation

Top Publications


    Year Title
    2018 Psychic dividends of socially responsible investment portfolios
    Published in   The Journal of Asset Management
    2018 Taxes, Order Imbalance and Abnormal Returns around the ex-Dividend day
    Published in   International Review of Finance
    2016 Institutional trading around the ex-dividend day
    Published in   Australian Journal of Management
    2014 Waiting costs and limit order book liquidity: Evidence from the ex-dividend deadline in Australia
    Published in   Journal of Financial Markets

Selected Publications


Keywords


  • Dividends, investment, asset pricing, liquidity, socially responsible investing, superannuation
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