Dr Sultan Sikandar Mirza

Sultan Sikandar Mirza

Senior Lecturer in Finance (ZUCC, China)

Qualifications: Ph. D

About Sultan Sikandar

Dr. Sultan Sikandar Mirza is working as a Senior Lecturer at the University of Waikato. He started his career after his Ph.D. by joining Zhejiang Gongshang University in 2017. He has diverse teaching experience of more than 5 years in Chinese environment where he has taught various finance papers to both foreign and Chinese students. His research interests ranging from corporate finance, corporate governance, behavioral finance and corporate social responsibility. He has published several research articles in top quality peer-reviewed international journals.

Papers Taught

Research Supervised


Research Interests

Corporate Governance

Sustainable Business

Corporate Social Responsibility

Green Finance

Recent Publications

  • Feng, C. B., Mirza, S. S., Ahsan, T., & Gull, A. A. (2021). The impact of financial flexibility and directors’ academic experience on corporate R&D investments: a quantile regression approach. Applied Economics, online. doi:10.1080/00036846.2021.1983145

  • Bin-Feng, C., Mirza, S. S., Ahsan, T., Gull, A. A., & Al-Gamrh, B. (2021). Institutional environment, the ultimate controller's characteristics and CSR disclosure in China. Managerial and Decision Economics, online. doi:10.1002/mde.3471

  • Umar, M., Xu, Y., & Mirza, S. S. (2021). The impact of Covid-19 on Gig economy. Economic Research-Ekonomska Istrazivanja, 34(1), 2284-2296. doi:10.1080/1331677X.2020.1862688

  • Ahsan, T., Al-Gamrh, B., & Mirza, S. S. (2021). Economic policy uncertainty and sustainable financial growth: Does business strategy matter?. Finance Research Letters, online. doi:10.1016/

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Corporate Governance; Corporate Social Responsibility; Economic Development; Environment; Environmental Impacts; Environmental Risks; Family Law; Finance; Globalisation; International Finance; Management; Performance; Strategic Management; Sustainability

Contact Details

Email: [email protected]
Room: University of Waikato Joint Institute (NZUWI) at Zhejiang University City College (ZUCC), China
Cellphone: +86 13221071125