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Dr. Zigan WANG

Dr. Zigan WANG

Finance

Assistant Professor

2859 1045
wangzg@hku.hk
KK 902
CV
Academic & Professional Qualification
  • Ph.D., Columbia University
  • B.A., Tsinghua University
Biography

Dr. Zigan WANG received his Ph.D. from Columbia University and joined The University of Hong Kong as Assistant Professor of Finance in 2015.  He finished his undergraduate study at Tsinghua University in 2009.

 

Research Interest

Finance: foreign exchange, hedge fund, empirical corporate finance, banking, international finance
Economics: environmental economics, political economics
Accounting: tax avoidance, auditing quality, disclosure

Selected Publications
  • “Bank Networks and Acquisitions”,
    (with Ross Levine and Chen Lin), Accepted at Management Science.

  • "Technical trading: Is it still beating the foreign exchange market?"
    (with P-H. Hsu and M. P. Taylor), Journal of International Economics, Vol. 102, September 2016, pp. 188-208.
  • "An Overview of Corporate Governance, Policies and Public Listing of Chinese State-owned Enterprises Reform,"
    in S. Boubaker and D.K Nguyen (ed.), Corporate Governance and Corporate Social Responsibility: Emerging Markets Focus, World Scientific Publishing, 2014.