He is a postdoctoral researcher in the Centre for Transdisciplinary Development Studies at the University of Trás-os-Montes and Alto Douro, Portugal.

He has also served as Assistant Professor in School of Economics and Management, Huzhou University, Huzhou, Zhejiang, China.  He received his Ph.D. in Economics from the School of Finance, Zhongnan University of Economics and Law, Wuhan, China.

His research focuses on corporate finance, energy finance, environmnetal economics, tourism economics, international finance, corporate social responsibility and green innovation.

He is an Asscoiate Editor at Frontiers in Enviornmental Sciences,  Advisory Board member at Journal of Chinese Economic and Foreign Trade Studies (Emerald), Editorial Review Board at Journal of Global Responsibility (Emerald). He has also served as a guest editor for several impact factor and Scopus journals.

He has widely published in peer-reviewed impact factor and Scopus journals, such as Finance Research Letters, Applied Economics Letters, International Review of Financial Analysis, Technological Forcasting and Social Change, Resources Policy, Journal of Cleaner Production, Renewable Energy, Energy, and Science of the Total Environment.

Fareed, Z., Abbas, S., Madureira, L., & Wang, Z. (2022). Green stocks, crypto asset, crude oil and COVID19 pandemic: Application of rolling window multiple correlation. Resources Policy 79, 102965. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.resourpol.2022.102965

Fareed, Z., & Pata, U. K. (2022). Renewable, non-renewable energy consumption and income in top ten renewable energy-consuming countries: Advanced Fourier based panel data approaches. Renewable Energy, 194, p(805-821). https://doi.org/10.1016/j.renene.2022.05.156

Shah, M. I., Foglia, M., Shahzad, U., & Fareed, Z*. (2022). Green innovation, resource price and carbon emissions during the COVID-19 times: New findings from wavelet local multiple correlation analysis. Technological Forecasting and Social Change, 184, 121957. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.techfore.2022.121957

Wang, Y., Bouri, E., Fareed, Z., & Dai, Y. (2022). Geopolitical risk and the systemic risk in the commodity markets under the war in Ukraine. Finance Research Letters, 49, 103066. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.frl.2022.103066
Shahzad, F., & Fareed, Z. (2022). Examining the relationship between fiscal decentralization, renewable energy intensity, and carbon footprints in Canada by using the newly constructed bootstrap Fourier Granger causality test in quantile. Environmental Science and Pollution Research, 1-10. https://doi.org/10.1007/s11356-022-22513-y

Since 08/2022
Vila Real, Portugal DATA4LOWDENDENSity Lab
Centre for Transdisciplinary Development Studies
University of Trás-os-Montes and Alto Douro
www.utad.pt , www.cetrad.utad.pt

10/2020 – 03/2022
Research on the Training Mechanism of International Business Talents under the Belt and Road Strategy, Grant number 17YJCZH209. Financial support of Humanities and Social Sciences Research, Chinese Ministry of Education.