Network Leader and Members

Renée Adams | Network Leader, Professor, Commonwealth Bank Chair in Finance, School of Banking & Finance

​Renée B. Adams is Professor of Finance at the University of New South Wales. She is also the Director of UNSW Business School’s Women in Leadership Network, former ​​Director of the Finance Research Network (FIRN), an Affiliate of LSE’s Financial Markets Group, Senior Fellow at the Asian Bureau of Finance and Economic Research and Member of the European Corporate Governance Institute. She holds an M.S. in Mathematics from Stanford University and a Ph.D. in Economics from the University of Chicago.

Pauline Grosjean | Associate Professor, School of Economics

​Pauline’s research deals with how culture and institutions shape institutions and economic behavior. Some of her work on trust, violence, and political preferences has been published in the American Economic Review, The Review of Economics and Statistics, Journal of the European Economic Association, Journal of Economic Growth, and The Journal of Law and Economics. Recent projects focus on the origins and persistence of gender roles. Pauline received her PhD from Toulouse School of Economics and a MA from Ecole Normale Superieure. She was the Ciriacy-Wantrup Post-doctoral fellow at UC Berkeley in 2008 and 2009 and an economist at the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development from 2006 to 2008.​​​​

Dr Paul Karehnke | Lecturer, School of Banking & Finance

​​Paul Karehnke is a Senior Lecturer in the School of Banking and Finance at the University of New South Wales. He holds a master degree from Université Paris-Dauphine and a PhD degree from Paris-Dauphine and Tilburg University. His network-related research covers theoretical models of optimal choice and beliefs with savouring and disappointment, and a model of gender stereotypes and achievement-related choices. His research has been published in Management Science and the Review of Finance.

Rosalind Dixon | Professor, Faculty of Economics

​Rosalind Dixon is a Professor of Law, at the University of New South Wales, Faculty of Law. She earned her BA and LLB from the University of New South Wales, and was an associate to the Chief Justice of Australia, the Hon. Murray Gleeson AC, before attending Harvard Law School, where she obtained an LLM and SJD. Her work focuses on comparative constitutional law and constitutional design, theories of constitutional dialogue and amendment, socio-economic rights and constitutional law and gender, and has been published in leading journals in the US, Canada, the UK and Australia


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