Joanna (Xiaoyu) Wang

Assistant Professor

HSBC Business School

 Peking University


Phone: (86) 18566600927


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About me 

I am an assistant professor at Peking University HSBC Business School since Fall 2023. I completed my Ph.D. degree in Finance at J. Mack Robinson College of Business, Georgia State University. My research broadly focuses on corporate finance, mergers and acquisitions (M&As), and FinTech.  My research has been presented at selected conferences such as  Northern Finance Association (NFA), Midwest Finance Association (MFA), Financial Management Association (FMA), Dayton Summer Finance Workshop, and China Fintech Research Conference. It also has been featured on Columbia Law School Blue Sky Blog.


Research interests

Working papers

* Forthcoming at Management Science

(with Mark Chen, Sophia Hu, and Qinxi Wu)

(With Alan L. Zhang)

(with Mark Chen)

(with Mark Chen, Sophia Hu, and Qinxi Wu)

(with Omesh Kini)

Personal interests

Wine tasting, hiking, basketball, oil painting, and Chinese calligraphy