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Meizhu Chen

Ms, BPhil

  • The University of Western Australia (M250), 35 Stirling Highway,

    6009 Perth


Personal profile


Meizhu is a PhD student in Finance at the UWA Business School and teaches undergraduate-level finance units as a tutor. Her main research interests are in financial literacy and behavioural finance, with a particular focus on the determinants of the gender gap in financial literacy. She also has an interest in ESG and corporate governance.

She received a Bachelor of Philosophy with First Class Honours in Finance from UWA in 2022. 

Research interests

Financial Literacy, Personal Finance, Behavioural Finance, Corporate Governance, ESG

Teaching overview

2023: FINA1221 Introduction to Finance, FINA3307 Trading in Securities Markets, FINA3324 Investment Analysis (Marking)

Expertise related to UN Sustainable Development Goals

In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. This person’s work contributes towards the following SDG(s):

  • SDG 5 - Gender Equality
  • SDG 8 - Decent Work and Economic Growth
  • SDG 12 - Responsible Consumption and Production

Education/Academic qualification

Finance, Bachelor of Philosophy (Honours), The University of Western Australia

Award Date: 14 Dec 2022

Research expertise keywords

  • Financial Literacy
  • Gender equality
  • Corporate Governance