Ph.D. Washington State University, Pullman, WA (Finance)
M.S. University of International Business and Economics, Beijing, China (Finance)
B.S. Universtiy of International Business and Economics, Beijing, China (Economics)
Courses Recently Taught
- Business Finance
- Personal Finance
- Financial Accounting
- First-Year Trading Room Seminar
- Financial Analysis and Forecasting
2009-present Assistant Professor of Finance, Ithaca College
2001-2003 Senior Accountant, PricewaterhouseCoopers, Beijing, China
- American Finance Association
- Financial Management Association
- Midwest Finance Association
- Mergers and Acquisitions
- Insider Trading
Refereed Journal Publications
“Market Condition and Merger Performance” 2013, International Research Journal of Applied Finance, Vol. 4 Issue 12
“Heterogeneous Market Responses and the Listing Effect in M&A,” with Qingzhong Ma and David A. Whidbee, Quarterly Journal of Finance, 2012.
"Value, Valuation, and the Long-run Performance of Merged Firms", with Qingzhong Ma and David Whidbee, Journal of Corporate Finance, 2011, Issue 1, page 1-17.
"Cash Payout & Long Run Performance of Mergers", with Alka Bramhandkar, International Research Journal of Applied Finance, July, 2012
“Stock Performance of Acquiring Listed and Unlisted Lodging Assets”, with Qingzhong Ma, Namir Chowdhury, Cornell Hospitality Quarterly, 52 (3), 291-30l.
"Shareholder Rights, Financial Systems, and IPO Underpricing Across Countries", with Alka BramhandKar, Journal of Current Research in Global Business, winter 2011
"Cash Payout in Mergers and Acquisitions", with Alka Bramhandkar, Journal of Current Research in Global Business, winter 2011
"Public or Private? The Hospitality Investment Decision", with Qingzhong Ma, Cornell Hospitality Report, Decemeber 2010, Vol. 10, No. 17.