Silviu Ursu
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Silviu Ursu is Associate Professor in Finance at Alexandru Ioan Cuza University of Iasi, a top research university and the oldest higher education institution in Romania. He has a global academic experience in Europe and Asia, as speaker and scholar in distinguished institutions and programs, including Said Business School at University of Oxford and the Romanian Academy. Over the past ten years, he held various positions as lecturer and visiting professor in financial markets and corporate finance in top international universities, such as the University of Groningen (the Netherlands), Jiangxi University of Finance and Economics (China) or ISM University of Management and Economics (Lithuania). Besides teaching, Silviu enjoyed working as a financial educator, consultant for various companies and faculty adviser for the student teams that won three Romanian editions of the CFA Institute Research Challenge. He has been also actively involved in the design and development of international study programs and has served as expert in several projects focused on the internationalization of studies.

His research activities have focused so far on the study of firm financing, financial systems, bank performance and the impact of the financial crisis, with an emphasis on emerging economies, which resulted in two books and several papers published in ISI-indexed journals.