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Gazi Salah Uddin

Senior Associate Professor

My principal research areas concern energy finance, volatility modeling and risk management in international capital markets.

Nonlinear and Nonparametric Time series Analysis in Economics and Finance

Gazi Salah Uddin, Ph.D, is an Associate Professor of Financial Economics at the Department of Management and Engineering, Linköping University, Sweden and also a visiting Professor Trinity Business School, Ireland.

His research interests emphasizes strongly on multidisciplinary aspects, where econometric techniques and methodologies from economics, physics, engineering, and psychology are implemented in studying the complexity of economic and financial systems on a macro level, focused on areas such as international economics and financial markets , energy and corporate finance. He received the “Jan Wallanders and the Tom Hedelius Scholarship” for best doctoral thesis in economics during 2016. Recently, he received the “TRiSS” award as a visiting scholar at the Trinity Business School, 2019-2020. He has a wide variety of teaching experience having taught at different universities at all levels ranging from undergraduate to doctoral supervision and achieved excellent teaching evaluation scores.

He has attended various international seminars and conferences and have publications in well-renowned journals such as

  • European Journal of Operation Research,
  • Tourism Management,
  • Annals of Tourism Research,
  • Journal of Economic Dynamics and Control,
  • Energy Economics,
  • International Review of Financial Analysis,
  • Journal of Financial Markets Institution and Money,
  • Journal of Empirical Finance,
  • Journal of International Money and Finance,
  • Journal of Financial Stability,
  • Economics Letters,
  • International Journal of Finance and Economics, and
  • Review of Quantative Finance and Accounting.

Before joining Linköping University for his doctoral studies, he worked with Financial Consumer Agency, Government of Canada; Carleton University and on a projects of IFC (World Bank), UNESCAP and East West University, Bangladesh. He holds a successful track record having completed projects funded by IFC (World Bank), UNESCAP, UPAR-United Arab Emirates University, UAE and have an ongoing project NASDAQ-OMX foundation, 2019 and Swedish Energy Agency.

Short facts


  • Ph.D., Economics, LiU, 2016
  • Docent in Economics (December 2017), Linköping University, Sweden


  • Ph.D. Course in Energy Economics and Finance
  • Ph.D. Course in Advanced Macroeconomic Theory
  • Ph.D. Course in Quantile Regression and Causality
  • Macroeconomic Theory (Master’s) 
  • Time Series Econometrics ((Master’s)
  • Development Economics (Undergrad.)
  • Research Design and Methods
  • Corporate Finance (Master's)


  • Wallanders and Tom Hedelius Foundation Award in Economics, 2016
  • "TRiSS" award as a visiting scholar at the Trinity Business School, 2019


  • NASDAQ-OMX foundation (Joint collaboration Project, 2019)
  • Swedish Energy Agency (Joint Project, 2019-2020)


Selected Publications

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Stelios Bekiros, Duc Khuong Nguyen, Leonidas Sandoval Junior, Gazi Salah Uddin (2017)

European Journal of Operational Research , Vol.256 , s.945-961 Continue to DOI

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Faruk Balli, Gazi Salah Uddin, Hasan Mudassar, Seong-Min Yoon (2017)

Economics Letters , Vol.156 , s.179-183 Continue to DOI

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Stelios Bekiros, Sabri Boubaker, Duc Khuong Nguyen, Gazi Salah Uddin (2017)

Journal of International Money and Finance , Vol.73 , s.317-334 Continue to DOI

Recent Publications


Yan Chen, Gang-Jin Wang, You Zhu, Chi Xie, Gazi Salah Uddin (2024) Identifying systemic risk drivers of FinTech and traditional financial institutions: machine learning-based prediction and interpretation European Journal of Finance Continue to DOI
Md. Abubakar Siddique, Haitham Nobanee, Md. Bokhtiar Hasan, Gazi Salah Uddin, Md. Nahiduzzaman (2024) Is investing in green assets costlier? Green vs. non-green financial assets International Review of Economics and Finance, Vol. 92, p. 1460-1481 Continue to DOI
Fredj Jawadi, David Bourghelle, Philippe Rozin, Abdoulkarim Idi Cheffou, Gazi Salah Uddin (2024) Sentiment and energy price volatility: A nonlinear high frequency analysis Energy Economics, Vol. 133, Article 107465 Continue to DOI