• Bond University, Bond Business School

    4229 Gold Coast

    Australia

  • 49 Citations
  • 3 h-Index
20052018
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Personal profile

Research interests

My research focuses on the areas of behavioural finance and experimental finance. Past publications consider trading behaviour of, and impact of, retail investors in stock markets. Currently, I am working on the same themes in laboratory markets.

I received my PhD (Finance) in 2007 from the University of New South Wales, and both my MBA and BSc (Psychology), from the University of Massachusetts.

I am a member of the CFA-Institute, hold a Chartered Financial Analyst® charter and am on the editorial board of the Journal of Behavioural and Experimental Finance.

I have published numerous articles in academic journals, including the Journal of Behavioural Finance, the European Journal of Finance, the International Review of Finance and Accounting and Finance.

My research interests are in Experimental Finance, Behavioural Finance and Individual Investor Behaviour. My current research is supported by a Discovery Early Career Research grant from the Australia Research Council.

I have lectured at Bond University, the University of New South Wales, BITCC in Beijing, and the University of Massachusetts and have also worked as a contract consultant for USAID and as a Financial Analyst for the Northfield Mount Hermon School.

Statement for HDR students

Research students working with me are conducting laboratory experiments in trading behaviour and asset price bubbles.

Student projects include studies of the impact of endowed vs. earned money on asset price bubbles, the impact of tournament incentives on asset price bubbles, the relation of the structure of tournament incentives to trading behaviour, and the relation of risk attitudes to trading behaviour.

Education/Academic qualification

Behavioural Finance, PhD, University of New South Wales

Business, MBA, University of Massachusetts

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Research Output 2005 2018

Hedge Funds Clustered by Risk, Return and Correlation

Henker, J. & Henker, T., 1 Jun 2018, In : Academy of Taiwan Business Management Review. 14, 1

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Risk and return
Hedge funds
Investors
Diversification benefits
Risk characteristics

The aggregate impacts of tournament incentives in experimental asset markets

Henker, J., Paul, D. & Owen, S., 3 Feb 2018, In : Experimental Economics. p. 1-36 36 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Tournament
Experimental asset markets
Incentives
Penalty
Reward
2 Citations (Scopus)

Effect of the ban on short selling on market prices and volatility

Helmes, U., Henker, J. & Henker, T., Sep 2017, In : Accounting and Finance. 57, 3, p. 727-757 31 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Market price
Short selling
Market volatility
Short sales
Intraday volatility

Risk-taking behaviour in a two-asset experiment under tournament incentives with well-trained participants

Burger, J., Henker, J. & Henker, T., 2016.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaperResearchpeer-review

1 Citation (Scopus)

Asset Legitimacy in Experimental Asset Markets

Paul, D. J., Henker, J. & Owen, S., 3 Apr 2015, In : Journal of Behavioral Finance. 16, 2, p. 183-198 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Illegitimacy
Financial Management
Reproducibility of Results
Legitimacy
Experimental asset markets

Press / Media

Prestigious program for Bond students

Julia Henker & Simone Kelly

26/01/15

1 item of media coverage

Press/Media: Expert Comment

Bond receives prestigious CFA recognition

Julia Henker & Simone Kelly

20/01/15

1 item of media coverage

Press/Media: Expert Comment

Bursting the big investors' bubble

Julia Henker

30/01/10

1 media contribution

Press/Media: Other

Student theses

Determinants of Risk-Taking in Experimental Asset Markets

Author: Burger, J., 2018

Supervisor: Henker, J. (Supervisor) & Henker, T. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

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Fragmentation and Consolidation of Order Books

Author: Majtyka, J., 14 Feb 2015

Supervisor: Henker, J. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Master's Thesis

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