School of Business Faculty

Ying Li

EDUCATION
Ph.D., Finance, University of Massachusetts, Amherst
Master, Economics, Zhongshan University
Bachelor, Business administration, Zhongshan University

RESEARCH INTEREST
Institutional investors (hedge funds, mutual funds, general institutions), corporate social responsibility, both investments and corporate finance

TEACHING EXPERIENCE
Undergraduate
Business finance (BBUS350) and Investments (BBUS454)
MBA
Financial management (BBUS505)

PEER REVIEWED RESEARCH PUBLICATIONS
The impact of operational diversity on corporate philanthropy: an empirical study of U.S. companies. With Kabongo, J.D., Chang, K., Journal of Business Ethics, forthcoming

Market Timing of CTA: An Examination of Systematic CTAs vs. Discretionary CTAs. With Kazemi, H, The Journal of Futures Markets, 2009, 29 (11), 1067-1099,

Managerial Incentive and Risk-Taking: New vs. Old Funds of Funds, with Mehran, J., Winter 2009, 100-108, Journal of Alternative Investments

Replication and Benchmarking of Hedge Funds, with Kazemi, Hossein, and Tu, Feng, Fall, 2008, 1-20, Journal of Alternative Investments

Conditional Properties of Hedge Funds – Evidence from Daily Data, with Kazemi, Hossein, Vol. 13, No. 2, 2007, 211-238, European Financial Management (Leading article)

Benefits of Hybrid Mutual Funds, 2005 Update, Benefits Series, Prepared for and Published by CISDM, 2005, University of Massachusetts, Amherst

SELECTED PROFESSIONAL SERVICES
Ad hoc reviewer for Financial Analyst Journal
Ad hoc reviewer for Journal of Financial Research
Ad hoc reviewer for Journal of Alternative Investments
Program committee member for Financial Management Association Annual Meetings

SELECTED MEMBERSHIPS
Financial Management Association, American Finance Association

 

 

 

Contact:

yli@uwb.edu
(425) 352-3413
UW2-322
Biography