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Prof Janusz Brzeszczynski


Department: Newcastle Business School


Before joining NBS, Professor Janusz Brzeszczyński worked at Heriot-Watt University in Edinburgh and held a number of visiting positions at the universities abroad in the USA, Germany, Switzerland and Poland.

He was awarded Fulbright scholarship (Senior Grant) at the Arizona State University in the USA, Humboldt Fellowship for Experienced Researchers at the University of Münster in Germany, ESKAS federal scholarship at the Swiss Institute of Banking of Finance at the University of St.Gallen in Switzerland and DAAD research scholarship at the Kiel University in Germany.

Professor Janusz Brzeszczyński published in such top journals as: “Journal of International Money and Finance”, “Journal of Comparative Economics”, “Journal of International Financial Markets, Institutions and Money”, “Journal of Business Ethics”, “European Journal of Finance”, “International Review of Economics and Finance”, “Applied Financial Economics“, “International Review of Financial Analysis”, “Journal of Pension Economics and Finance”, “Emerging Markets Finance and Trade”, “International Journal of Finance and Economics”, “Finance Research Letters”, “Expert Systems with Applications”, “Journal of Financial Stability”, “Energy Journal” and “Energy Economics”, among others.

He acted also as a consultant for Reuters and did research projects for various banks and other financial institutions. 

Professor Janusz Brzeszczyński served on the Editorial Board of the “Emerging Markets Finance and Trade” journal and he is currently a Senior Editor at the "International Journal of Emerging Markets" and an Associate Editor at the “Finance Research Letters” journal.

His other roles at the NBS included in the past the Acting Head of the AFM department and the Director of Research in the AFM department. Professor Janusz Brzeszczyński is currently the Head of Subject Group (Finance) in the AFM department.

Professor Janusz Brzeszczyński was invited to present his research at such financial institutions as BlackRock in San Francisco, RiskLab in Munich or National Bank of Poland (NBP) in Warsaw and at the research seminars at top research universities such as the University of California San Diego (UCSD), IESE Business School in Barcelona, University of San Francisco (USF) and Booth School of Business at the University of Chicago.


Janusz Brzeszczynski

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  • Do Business Models Matter? Evidence from the SRI Companies Performance and the COVID-19 Pandemic, Press, M., Brzeszczyński, J. 1 Aug 2022, In: Finance Research Letters
  • Do Investment Fund Managers Behave Rationally in the Light of Central Bank Communication? Survey Evidence from Poland, Bolek, M., Wolski, R., Gajdka, J., Kutan, A., Brzeszczyński, J. 9 Dec 2022, In: Qualitative Research in Financial Markets
  • Has the Risk of Socially Responsible Investments (SRI) Companies Stocks Changed in the COVID-19 Period? International Evidence, Brzeszczyński, J., Gajdka, J., Pietraszewski, P., Schabek, T. 1 Oct 2022, In: Finance Research Letters
  • Rethinking financial contagion: Information transmission mechanism during the COVID-19 pandemic, Yarovaya, L., Brzeszczyński, J., Goodell, J., Lucey, B., Lau, C. 1 Jul 2022, In: Journal of International Financial Markets, Institutions and Money
  • Systemic Risk Measures and Regulatory Challenges, Ellis, S., Sharma, S., Brzeszczyński, J. 1 Aug 2022, In: Journal of Financial Stability
  • The COVID-19 storm and the energy sector: The impact and role of uncertainty, Szczygielski, J., Brzeszczyński, J., Charteris, A., Bwanya, P. 1 May 2022, In: Energy Economics
  • The impact and role of COVID-19 uncertainty: A global industry analysis, Szczygielski, J., Charteris, A., Bwanya, P., Brzeszczyński, J. 1 Mar 2022, In: International Review of Financial Analysis
  • Which COVID-19 information really impacts stock markets?, Jakub Szczygielski, J., Charteris, A., Rutendo Bwanya, P., Brzeszczyński, J. 27 May 2022, In: Journal of International Financial Markets, Institutions and Money
  • Central bank's communication and markets' reactions: Polish evidence, Brzeszczyński, J., Gajdka, J., Schabek, T., Kutan, A. 7 Sep 2021, In: International Journal of Emerging Markets
  • How Much Do the Central Bank Announcements Matter on Financial Market? Application of the Rule-Based Trading System Approach, Brzeszczyński, J., Gajdka, J., Schabek, T., Kutan, A. 15 Nov 2021, In: Expert Systems with Applications

  • Larisa Yarovaya Return and Volatility Transmission in Emerging and Developed Stock Markets Start Date: 08/09/2014 End Date: 05/04/2016
  • Imanol Cazalis Tabusalla Start Date: 19/05/2014

  • Financial Management PhD September 01 1995
  • Fellow (FHEA) Higher Education Academy (HEA) 2015

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