Andy Lin

EducationPhoto of Andy Lin

  • BE – Marine Engineering (Tamkang University, Taiwan)
  • MBA (California State University, Sacramento)
  • PhD – Finance (University of Texas, Arlington)
  • Teaching area: Finance

Professional Experiences

Academic Experience

University Professor

Faculty of Management, Vancouver Island University, Canada


Business Department Chair, Walton College, Canada

Adjunct Professor

Lawrence Technological University, USA

Associate Professor

National Sun Yat-Sen University, Kaohsiung, Taiwan

Visiting Assistant Professor

University of Texas at Arlington, USA


University of Texas at Arlington, USA

Industrial Experience


NFT Technology Corp., Taiwan


Trisco Technology Corp., Taiwan


Ever Eminent Investment Corp., Taiwan


“Tracking Error and Premium/Discount of Taiwan’s First Exchange Traded Fund” (with Anthony Chou), Web Journal of Chinese Management Review, forthcoming, 2007.

“The Impact of Qualified Foreign Institutional Investors on Taiwan’s Stock Market” (with Delican Chih-Yuan Chen), Web Journal of Chinese Management Review, Vol. 9 No. 2, May 2006.

“Is Taiwan’s First Exchange Traded Fund Efficient?” (with Christina Meng), Journal of Financial Studies, Vol. 12 No.3, December 2004.

“Offshore Money Market Interest Rate Transmission Among Taiwan, Singapore, and the United Kingdom” (with Arthur C. Wu), Pan Pacific Management Review, Vol. 3 No. 2, 2000.

“New Evidence of Global Offshore Market Integration” (with Richard Hsu and Peggy Swanson), Journal of Research in Finance, 2000

“The Impact of Housing Cycles on Construction Lags” (with C. Peng and C. Chang), Taiwan Economic Review, 1999.

“Global Money Market Interrelationships,” (with Nigel C.T. Hsieh, P. E. Swanson),    International Review of Economics and Finance, 1999.

“Taiwan Housing Cycles and Economic and Banking Developments – A Cointegration Approach” (with F.L. Kau), Soochow Journal of Economics and Business, February 1998.

“Long-term Relationships Between Housing Demand and Economic and Financial Developments – The Case of Taipei Metropolitan” (with S. F. Lee), Sun Yat-Sen Management Review, Vol.5, September 1997.

“Long-Term Relationships Between Financial Variables and Real Estate Cycles in Taiwan” (with V. Lin and C. Chang), Journal of Financial Studies, Vol.4, April 1997.

“Offshore Money Market Integration and Implication of Singapore’s Experience” (with Nigel Hsieh), Journal of Financial Studies, Vol. 4, April 1997.

“The U.S. Dollar in Global Money Markets: A Multivariate Cointegration Analysis” (with Peggy E. Swanson), Quarterly Review of Economics and Finance, Vol. 37, Spring 1997.

“Financial Market Shocks and the International Short-Term Yield Relationship” (with Peggy E. Swanson), International Journal of Finance, 1996.

“International Money Market Integration: An Application of GARCH Model with Consideration of Missing Data” (with Chung-Hua Shen), Sun Yat-Sen Management Review, 1996.

“Offshore Money Market Integration and Taiwan’s Banking Internationization” (with Shirley Leu), Journal of Financial Studies, July 1995.

“Emerging Capital Markets: Asiancurrency Markets and Global Money Market Integration” (with Peggy E. Swanson), Journal of International Finance, Vol.3, Fall 1994.

“Spot Rate Random Walk Examination: The Case of Taiwan” Journal of Management Science, 1994.

“Offshore Money Market Integration --Evidence of the U.S. Dollar Yields in Taiwan, Singapore, and the United Kingdom” (with Shirley Leu), Sun Yat-sen Management Review, 1994.

“Spot Rate Random Walk Examination Using Alternative Testing Approaches” Chiao Ta Management Review, Vol.13, December 1993.

“Measuring Global Money Market Integration: An Investigation of Five Major World Currencies” (with Peggy Swanson), Journal of Banking and Finance, 17, 1993.


  • IMBA Best Professor of the Year, Malaspina University – College, 2005
  • Award for Excellence in Supervising Thesis, 1995, 1996
  • Award for Research Excellence, 1995
  • Excellence in Supervising Thesis, ACER, 1994
  • Outstanding International Leadership Award, University of Texas at Arlington, 1990
  • W. Paul Green Memorial Award for Excellence in Teaching, University of Texas at Arlington, 1989

Professional Membership

  • Financial Management Association
  • Southwestern Finance Association
  • Asian Financial Association
  • Chinese Financial Association