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Professor Don Bredin


Don Bredin

Full Professor Of Finance
School of Business
01 716 8833
University College Dublin, School of Business, Graduate School of Business Carysfort Avenue Blackrock Co. Dublin


Don Bredin is a Professor of Finance at the UCD Graduate School of Business and Head of the Banking and Finance Subject Area. He has previously worked at the Research Department of the Central Bank of Ireland, City University, London and University of Newcastle, UK. He undertook his PhD in Economics at the University of Newcastle. His main research interests are in economics and finance. Recent research has been published in Journal of Banking and Finance, The Energy Journal and Energy Economics. Don currently lectures a graduate level module on Commodity Finance and an undergraduate module on the History of Financial Crises. Don spent the 2012-13 academic year as a Visiting Professor and Fulbright Scholar at the Joint Program on the Science and Policy of Global Change, MIT, Cambridge, Massachusetts.View my research on my SSRN Author page:


  • Visiting Fellow
    University of Manchester, UK1 Jan 2005
  • Visiting Professor
    Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, United States1 Jan 2013 - 31 Jul 2013


  • BA
  • MA(Econ)
  • PhD