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Dr Yawen Hudson

Dr Yawen Hudson

Telephone: 0151 231 3035


Dr. Hudson is a Senior Lecturer in Accounting & Finance at Liverpool John Moores. Prior to joining Liverpool Business School, Yawen was a Lecturer in Financial and Management Accounting at Lord Ashcroft International Business School in Cambridge.
Before becoming an academic, Yawen worked as an accountant at British, German and Chinese companies. She was awarded Fellowship of the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA) in 2012. Yawen is also a member of the Royal Economic Society. Her research focus is on investor sentiment and behaviour, with a particular emphasis on institutional investor sentiment and the behaviour impact on equity pricing.


Chinese (Mandarin)


2015, Loughborough University, United Kingdom, PhD
2003, Loughborough University, United Kingdom, MSc


Journal Articles

Hudson Y. Is investor sentiment contagious? International sentiment and UK equity returns Journal of Behavioral and Experimental Finance,

Engagement & Impact

External collaboration:

Institution: Hull University, Collaborator: Meilan Yan


Fellowship title: FHEA, Organisation: High Education Academic

Fellowship title: FCCA, Organisation: Association of Chartered Certified Accountants

Membership of professional bodies:

FHEA, The Higher Education Academy

Teaching qualification:

Title of qualification gained: PG Cert Learning and Teaching (Higher Education)