Dr. Rizvi, Ph.D. in Finance from the University of Paris I (Pantheon Sorbonne), is a distinguished professional with a wealth of expertise in strategic financial management, complemented by Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) and Financial Risk Manager (FRM) certifications. His professional journey seamlessly bridges academia and corporate excellence, predominantly in the fields of financial technology, sustainable finance, investment analysis, and risk management. 

Currently, Dr. Rizvi is associated with SDSB, LUMS as Associate Professor of Finance and the Director of Master’s in Financial Management Program. He also holds the esteemed position of Director of Accreditation and Quality Enhancement at SDSB, LUMS, where he plays a pivotal role in ensuring academic excellence and quality assurance. 

Dr. Rizvi's scholarly contributions are internationally recognized, with numerous research articles published in prestigious journals such as Energy Economics, Resources Policy, Technological Forecasting and Social Change, Quantitative Finance, Pacific Basin Finance Journal, Journal of Environmental Management, Economic Modelling, and Quarterly Review of Economics and Finance, among others. 

Over the past decade, Dr. Rizvi has passionately dedicated himself to mentoring business schools across Pakistan, providing invaluable guidance in critical areas such as Governance, Strategic Planning, Leadership Development, Quality Enhancement, and accreditation. His commitment to academic excellence and corporate leadership is a testament to his unwavering dedication to both education and industry.

Mirza, N., Naqvi, B., Rizvi, S. & Boubaker & Boubaker, S. (2023). Exchange rate pass-through and inflation targeting regime under energy price shocks.. Energy Economics.

Bai, J., Han, Z., Rizvi, S. & Naqvi & Naqvi, B. (2023). Green trade or green technology? The way forward for G-7 economies to achieve COP 26 targets while making competing policy choices. Technological Forecasting and Social Change.

Naqvi, B., Rizvi, S., Mirza, N. & Umar & Umar, M. (2023). Financial market development: A potentiating policy choice for the green transition in G7 economies.. International Review of Financial Analysis.

Alharbi, S., Al Mamun, M., Boubaker, S. & Rizvi & Rizvi, S. (2023). Green finance and renewable energy: A worldwide evidence.. Energy Economics.

Su, Y., Rizvi, S., Umar, M. & Chang & Chang, H. (2023). Unveiling the relationship between oil and green bonds: Spillover dynamics and implications.. Energy Economics.

Mirza, N., Rizvi, S. & Umar, M. (2023). Fiscal or monetary?Efficacy or regulatory regimes and energy trilemma of the inflation reduction act [IRA]. International Review of Financial Analysis.

Rizvi, S., Yarovaya, L., Mirza, N. & Naqvi & Naqvi, B. (2022). The impact of COVID-19 on the valuations of non-financial European firms. Heliyon.

Naqvi, B., Rizvi, S., Hasnaoui, A. & Shao & Shao, X. (In Press 2022). Going beyond sustainability: The diversification benefits of green energy financial products. Energy Economics.

Rizvi, S., Naqvi, B., Boubaker, S. & Mirza & Mirza, N. (In Press 2022). The power play of natural gas and crude oil in the move towards the financialization of the energy market. Energy Economics.

Su, C., Rizvi, S., Naqvi, B., Mirza & Mirza, N. & Umar, M. (2022). COVID19: A blessing in disguise for European stock markets?. Finance Research Letters.

Umar, M., Mirza, N., Rizvi, S. & Naqvi & Naqvi, B. (In Press 2022). ESG scores and target price accuracy: Evidence from sell-side recommendations in BRICS.. International Review of Financial Analysis.

Umar, M., Rubbaniy, G., Iqbal, A., Rizvi & Rizvi, S. & Xu, Y. (2022). Covid-19 and stock market liquidity: international evidence.. Economic Research-Ekonomska Istrazivanja.

Rizvi, S., Naqvi, B., Mirza, N. & Umar & Umar, M. (In Press 2022). Safe haven properties of green, Islamic, and crypto assets and investor's proclivity towards treasury and gold. Energy Economics.

Mirza, N., Rizvi, S., Saba, I., Naqvi & Naqvi, B. & Yarovaya, L. (2022). The resilience of Islamic equity funds during COVID-19: Evidence from risk adjusted performance, investment styles and volatility timing. International Review of Economics and Finance.

Wang, P., Han, W., Rizvi, S. & Naqvi & Naqvi, B. (2022). Is Digital Adoption the way forward to Curb Energy Poverty?. Technological Forecasting and Social Change.

Tao, R., Su, C., Naqvi, B. & Rizvi & Rizvi, S. (2022). Can Fintech development pave the way for a transition towards low-carbon economy: A global perspective.. Technological Forecasting and Social Change.

Shahbaz, M., Rizvi, S., Dong, K. & Vo & Vo, V. (2022). Fiscal decentralization as new determinant of renewable energy demand in China: The role of income inequality and urbanization.. Renewable Energy.

He, X., Gokmenoglu, K., Kirikkaleli, D. & Rizvi & Rizvi, S. (2021). Co-movement of foreign exchange rate returns and stock market returns in an emerging market: evidence from the wavelet coherence approach. International Journal of Finance & Economics.

Li, Z., Rizvi, S., Rubbaniy, G. & Umar & Umar, M. (2021). Understanding the dynamics of resource curse in G7 countries: The role of natural resource rents and the three facets of financial development. Resources Policy.

Rizvi, S., Naqvi, B. & Mirza, N. (2021). Is green investment different from grey? Return and volatility spillovers between green and grey energy ETFs. Annals of Operations Research.

Li, J., Naqvi, B., Rizvi, S. & Chang & Chang, H. (2021). Bitcoin: The biggest financial innovation of fourth industrial revolution and a portfolio's efficiency booster. Technological Forecasting and Social Change.

Zhan, Z., Naqvi, B., Rizvi, S. & Cai & Cai, X. (2021). How exchange rate regimes are exacerbating or mitigating the resource curse. Resources Policy.

Umar, M., Rizvi, S. & Naqvi, B. (2021). Dance with the devil? The nexus of fourth industrial revolution, technological financial products and volatility spillovers in global financial system. Technological Forecasting and Social Change.

Yang, J., Rizvi, S., Tan, Z., Umar & Umar, M. & Koondhar, M. (2021). The competing role of natural gas and oil as fossil fuel and the non-linear dynamics of resource curse in Russia.. Resources Policy.

Umar, M., Su, W., Rizvi, S. & Shao & Shao, X. (2021). Bitcoin: A Safe Haven Asset and a Winner Amid Political and Economic Uncertainties in the US?. Technological Forecasting and Social Change.

Umar, M., Mirza, N., Rizvi, S. & Furqan & Furqan, M. (2021). Asymmetric volatility structure of equity returns: Evidence from an emerging market. Quarterly Review of Economics and Finance.

Umar, M., Su, W., Rizvi, S. & Lobont & Lobont, O. (2021). Driven by Fundamentals or Exploded by Emotions: Detecting Bubbles in Oil Prices.. Energy.

Hasnaoui, J., Rizvi, S., Reddy, K., Mirza & Mirza, N. & Naqvi, B. (2021). Human capital efficiency, performance, market, and volatility timing of asian equity funds during COVID-19 outbreak.. Journal of Asset Management.

Rubbaniy, G., Polyzos, S., Rizvi, S. & Tessema & Tessema, A. (2021). COVID-19, Lockdowns and herding towards a cryptocurrency market-specific implied volatility index.. Economics Letters.

Rizvi, S. & Itani, R. (2021). Oil Market Volatility: Comparison of COVID-19 crisis with the SARS outbreak of 2002 and the Global Financial Crisis of 2008. Economic Research-Ekonomska Istrazivanja.

Ji, X., Zhang, Y., Mirza, N., Umar & Umar, M. & Rizvi, S. (2021). The impact of carbon neutrality on the investment performance: Evidence from the equity mutual funds in BRICS.. Journal of Environmental Management.

Naqvi, B., Mirza, N., Rizvi, S., Porada-Rochon & Porada-Rochon, M. & Itani, R. (2021). Is there a green fund premium? Evidence from twenty seven emerging markets. Global Finance Journal.

Mirza, N., Hasnaoui, J., Naqvi, B. & Rizvi & Rizvi, S. (2020). The impact of human capital efficiency on Latin American mutual funds during Covid-19 outbreak. Swiss Journal of Economics and Statistics.

Mirza, N., Rizvi, S., Naqvi, B. & Rahat & Rahat, B. (2020). Impact of Covid-19 on Corporate Solvency and Possible Policy Responses in EU. Quarterly Review of Economics and Finance.

Naqvi, B., Rizvi, S. & Shahzad, A. (2020). Selection of Retirement Saving Plan for a Private Sector Employee in Pakistan. Asian Journal of Management Cases.

Su, C., Qin, M., Rizvi, S. & Umar & Umar, M. (2020). Bank Competition in China: A Blessing or a Curse for Financial System?. Economic Research-Ekonomska Istrazivanja.

Hussain, M., Ye, W., Usman, M., Mir & Mir, G. & Rizvi, S. (2020). Re-investigation of the resource curse hypothesis: The Role of political institutions and energy prices in BRIC countries.. Resources Policy.

Khalid, K., Su, W. & Rizvi, S. (2020). Guns and Blood : A Review of Geopolitical Risk and Defence Expenditures.. Defence and Peace Economics.

Wei, H., Rizvi, S., Ahmad, F. & Zhang & Zhang, Y. (2020). Resource cursed or resource blessed? The role of investment and energy prices in G7 countries. Resources Policy.

Mirza, N., Naqvi, B., Rahat, B. & Rizvi & Rizvi, S. (2020). Price Reaction, Volatility Timing and Funds' Performance during Covid-19. Finance Research Letters.

Rizvi, S., Mirza, N., Naqvi, B. & Rahat & Rahat, B. (2020). Covid-19 and asset management in EU: a preliminary assessment of performance and investment styles.. Journal of Asset Management.

Yarovaya, L., Mirza, N., Rizvi, S. & Naqvi & Naqvi, B. (2020). COVID-19 Pandemic and Stress Testing the Eurozone Credit Portfolios.. SSRN ELECTRONIC JOURNAL.

Wang, L., Chang, H., Rizvi, S. & Sari & Sari, A. (2020). Are eco-innovation and export diversification mutually exclusive to control carbon emissions in G-7 countries?. Journal of Environmental Management.

Rizvi, S., Naqvi, B. & Tanveer, F. (2018). Is Pakistan Ready to Embrace Fintech Innovation?. Lahore Journal of Economics.

Naqvi, B., Rizvi, S., Mirza, N. & Reddy & Reddy, K. (2018). Religion Based Investing and Illusion of Islamic Alpha and Beta. Pacific-Basin Finance Journal.

Rizvi, S., Khan, M. & Sadiq, R. (2018). Disintermediation of Banks in a Developing Economy – Profitability and Depositor protection in Adverse Economic Conditions. Managerial Finance.

Naqvi, B., Rizvi, S., Uqaili, H. & Chaudhry & Chaudhry, M. (2018). What enables Islamic Banks to contribute in global financial reintermediation?. Pacific-Basin Finance Journal.

Rizvi, S., Naqvi, B. & Tanveer, F. (2017). Mobile Banking: A Potential Catalyst for Financial Inclusion and Growth in Pakistan. Lahore Journal of Economics.

Rizvi, S., Naqvi, B. & Tanveer, F. (2017). A Potential Catalyst for Financial Inclusion and Growth in Pakistan.. Lahore Journal of Economics.

Naqvi, B., Mirza, N., Naqvi, A. & Rizvi & Rizvi, S. (2017). Portfolio Optimization with Higher Moments of Risk at Pakistan Stock Exchange. Economic Research-Ekonomska Istrazivanja.

Rizvi, S., Naqvi, B., Mirza, N. & Bordes & Bordes, C. (2017). Fear of Floating in Asia and the Credibility of True Floaters?. Research in International Business and Finance.

Rizvi, S., Rubbaniy, G., Naqvi, B. & Hartog & Hartog, D. (2015). Does Continental Trading Co-Move? A Pre, Post and Amid Financial Crisis Analysis of CDS, Stock and Bond Markets.. Journal of International Finance and Economics.

Rizvi, S., Naqvi, B. & Mirza, N. (2014). Being "Afraid of Float" to "Benign Neglect", A Jolting Ride of SBP on the Roller Coaster of Exchange Rate Regime.. Lahore Journal of Economics.

Rizvi, S., Naqvi, B., bordes, C. & Mirza & Mirza, N. (2014). Inflation Volatility: An Asian Perspective. Economic Research-Ekonomska Istrazivanja.

Rubbaniy, G., Asmeron, R., Rizvi, S. & Mirza & Mirza, N. (2014). Do Fear Indices Help Predict Stock Returns.. Quantitative Finance.

Rizvi, S., Naqvi, B. & Mirza, N. (2013). Choice of Anchor Currencies and Dynamic Preferences for Exchange Rate Pegging in Asia. Lahore Journal of Economics.

Mirza, N., Saeed, S. & Rizvi, S. (2013). The Pricing of Size, Book to Market and Financial Leverage in Euro Stocks. Economic Research-Ekonomska Istrazivanja.

Rizvi, S., Naqvi, B. & Bordes, C. (2013). Time Varying Equity Market Beta as an Index of Financial Openness?. Applied Financial Economics.

Rizvi, S., Naqvi, B. & Rizavi, S. (2012). What Does Pakistan Have to Join Inflation Targeters Club, A Royal Flush or A Seven-Deuce Offsuit?. Lahore Journal of Economics.

Rizvi, S. & Naqvi, B. (2010). Asymmetric Behavior of Inflation Uncertainty and Friedman-Ball Hypothesis: Evidence from Pakistan.. The Lahore Journal of Economics.

Rizvi, S. (2021). How Green is Different from Grey? Return and Volatility Spillovers of Green Energy Vs Conventional Energy ETFs.

Rizvi, S., Reddy, K., Mirza, N. & Naqvi & Naqvi, B. (2021). Human Capital Efficiency, Performance, Market and Volatility Timing of Asian Equity Funds During Covid 19 Outbreak.

Rizvi, S., Naqvi, B. & Mirza, N. (2021). ) How Green is Different from Grey? Return and Volatility Spillovers of Green Energy Vs Conventional Energy ETFs.

Rizvi, S., Naqvi, B. & Chaudhry, M. (2021). Corporate Bond Market and Impossible Trinity in Asia.

Rizvi, S., Naqvi, B. & Ahmad, F. (2021). Beyond Variance Covariance Matrix: Asset Selection Using Multi-Dimensional Decision-Making Criteria.

Rizvi, S., Naqvi, B. & Tabassam, S. (2020). A Nexus of Single Stock Futures, Market Efficiency and Volatility Dynamics: An Emerging Market's Perspective.

Tabassam, S. & Rizvi, S. (2020). A Nexus of Single Stock Futures, Market Efficiency and Volatility Dynamics: An Emerging Market's Perspective.

Rashid, M., Rizvi, S. & Naqvi, B. (2020). ARE Chartered Financial Analyst Generating CFA Alpha.

Rizvi, S., Naqvi, B. & Rashid, M. (2020). ARE Chartered Financial Analyst Generating CFA Alpha (Study of Professional Investment Qualification and its role in Mutual Fund's performance).

Rizvi, S. & Dawood, H. (2020). Are Systematically Important Banks Really.

Dawood, H. & Rizvi, S. (2020). Are Systematically Important Banks Really.

Rizvi, S., Naqvi, B., Reddy, K. & Mirza & Mirza, N. (2018). Human Capital Efficiency, Performance, Market and Volatility Timing of Asian Equity Funds During Covid 19 Outbreak.

Rizvi, S., Naqvi, B. & Mirza, N. (2016). Valuation of Pakistan Petroleum Limited (PPL) by using Real Options Approach.

Naqvi, B., Rizvi, S. & Mirza, N. (2016). Fatima Fertilizer: A Potential Security for Tundra Pakistanfond.