Prof Jon Williams

Professor of Banking

Contact info

Professor Jonathan Williams

Professor of Banking and Finance

Email: jon.williams@bangor.ac.uk

Office: Hen Goleg

Professor Jonathan Williams is Professor of Banking and Finance at Bangor University. Jonathan is Visiting Professor at the University of Turin, Italy, the University of Malta, and ZUFE (Zheijiang University of Finance and Economics), China. 

Jonathan's research applies empirical methods to measure the impact on bank performance outcomes of inter alia public policy, ownership structures, and board-level characteristics. Jonathan has presented his research at institutions, such as, The World Bank and central banks, and delivered keynote speeches at conferences and universities across the world. Jonathan's current interests include executive remuneration, FinTech, and M&A. He is currently participating in OPtBank, a EC Erasmus Plus Capacity Building Program to develop research training involving universities in Indonesia.

Jonathan is a former Head of Bangor Business School. He is a Trustee of Bangor University Pension Scheme, co-director of the Institute of European Finance, Editor of World Banking Abstracts, and Chair of the European Association of Teachers of Banking and Finance. 

  1. Published

    Dealing with cross-firm heterogeneity in bank efficiency estimates: Some evidence from Latin America

    Goddard, J. A., Goddard, J., Molyneux, P. & Williams, J. M., 1 Mar 2014, In : Journal of Banking and Finance. 40, p. 130-142

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  2. Published

    What’s in an education? Implications of CEO education for bank performance

    King, T., Srivastav, A. & Williams, J., 1 Apr 2016, In : Journal of Corporate Finance. 37, April, p. 287-308

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  3. Published

    Volatility transmission and changes in stock market interdependence in the European Community.

    Liao, A. & Williams, J. M., 1 Oct 2003.

    Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

  4. Published

    Volatility transmission and changes in stock market interdependence in the European Community.

    Liao, A. & Williams, J. M., 1 Jul 2004, In : European Review of Economics and Finance. 3, 3, p. 203-231

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  5. Published

    Beginning to think about Need: Public Spending in the Regions.

    Mackay, R. R. & Williams, J. M., 1 Jan 2005, In : Regional Studies. 39, 6, p. 815-828

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  6. Published

    Bank efficiency in Latin America

    Molyneux, P., Williams, J. M. & Pasiouras, F. (ed.), 26 Apr 2013, Efficiency and Productivity Growth: Modelling in the Financial Services Industry. 2013 ed. Wiley-Blackwell, p. 1-18

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  7. Published

    The Productivity of European Co-operative Banks.

    Molyneux, P. & Williams, J. M., 1 Jan 2005, In : Managerial Finance. 31, 11, p. 26-35

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  8. Published

    Banks' noninterest income and securities holdings in a low interest rate environment: The case of Italy

    Molyneux, P., Reghezza, A., Torriero, C. & Williams, J., Jan 2021, In : European Financial Management. 27, 1, p. 98-119

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  9. Published

    El sistema financiero en Asia y Australia.

    Nguyen, N. & Williams, J. M., 1 Jan 2006, In : Papeles de Economica Espanola. 10, p. 116-144

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  10. Published

    Market reactions to the implementation of the Banking Union in Europe

    Pancotto, L., ap Gwilym, O. & Williams, J., 23 May 2020, In : European Journal of Finance. 26, 7-8, p. 640-665

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle