Tashfeen Hussain

Tashfeen Hussain
Assistant Professor

Office: EB2053
Phone: 403.440.5077
Email: thussain@mtroyal.ca


Ph.D - Queen's University, Canada; Dissertation Title, “ Implications of Firms" Interactions with Debt Markets”
MSc in Finance - Queen's University, Canada
MBA - University of Wisconsin - La Crosse, U.S.A
BSc - University of Wisconsin - La Crosse, U.S.A


Tashfeen Hussain has joined Mount Royal University in 2018. He has completed his PhD in Finance from Queen’s University in 2019.  He also holds an MSc degree in Finance from Queen's University, and an MBA degree from University of Wisconsin - La Crosse.

Tashfeen has an extensive background in teaching Finance related courses. During his PhD, he taught at Queen's University and Royal Military College of Canada. Before that, he taught at North South University and American International University in Bangladesh. At Mount Royal University, Tashfeen has started teaching a new course at Mount Royal University from 2020 (Winter Semester) titled, “Financial Markets, Institutions and Governance”.  He also worked as a research consultant in International Finance Corporation, World Bank Group.

His research interests include Empirical Corporate Finance in general, debt issuance and heterogeneity, creditor monitoring, corporate governance and corporate fraud in particular. Further, he is also researching on dynamics of Fintech.  One of the chapters of his Ph.D dissertation has been published. His scholarly works have also been presented in conferences such as Financial Management Association Conference (U.S.A), Northern Finance Association Conference (Canada), Applied Financial Management conference (U.S.A), Academy of Economics and Finance conference (U.S.A) and Young Finance Scholars Conference (U.K).

Teaching Experience

Corporate Finance
Investment Theory and Analysis
Financial Markets and Institutions
Introduction to Finance

Sample Publications

Al-Khasawneh, Jaml; Naceur Essadam, Tashfeen Hussain (2020), “Total Productivity and Cost Efficiency Dynamics of US Merging Banks: A Non-Parametric Bootstrapped Analysis of the Fifth Merger Wave”, Quarterly Review of Economics and Finance

Hussain, Tashfeen (2016), "Does a bond IPO have implications for the monitoring of private lenders?", International Journal of Managerial Finance (12)

Hussain, Tashfeen; and Kabir, Mir (2007), "The Dynamic Relationship between Stock Prices and Exchange Rates in Bangladesh: A Cointegration Approach", The Jahangirnagar Review (31)