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. 2006
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    Does ownership explain bank M&A? The case of domestic banks and foreign banks in Brazil.

    Cardias Williams, F. & Williams, J. M., 3 Nov 2006.

    Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

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    Implications of news asymmetries in foreign exchange markets.

    Williams, J. M., 1 Apr 2006.

    Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

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    How significant is the alleged unfair advantage enjoyed by state-owned banks in Germany?

    Chakravarty, S. P. & Williams, J. M., 1 Mar 2006, In : Cambridge Journal of Economics. 30, 2, p. 219-226

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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    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

  8. 2005
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    Financial liberalisation, crisis and restructuring: a comparative study of bank performance and bank governance in South East Asia

    Williams, J. M. & Nguyen, N., 1 Aug 2005, In : Journal of Banking and Finance. 29, 8&9, p. 2119-2154

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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    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

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    Electronic banking.

    Williams, J. M. & Garrett, I. (ed.), 1 Jan 2005, The Blackwell Encyclopedia of Management – Finance. 2005 ed. Blackwell

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

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    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