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Dr. Jin Wang

Associate Professor (Finance)

Contact Information
Email: jwang@wlu.ca
Phone: 519.884.0710 ext.2660
Fax: 519.884.0201
Office Location: LH4047
Office Hours: By appointment
Academic Background
PhD in Finance (Queen's University, 2011) 
Biography
RESEARCH INTERESTS 

My research interests are in empirical corporate finance and investment.

PUBLICATIONS

"Geography and Capital Structure?" with Xiaoqiao Wang and Lewis Johnson, Canadian Journal of Administrative Sciences, in press.

"Does increased competition affect credit ratings? A reexamination of the effect of Fitch's market share on credit ratings in the corporate bond market" with Kee-Hong Bae and Jun-Koo Kang, Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis 50, 2015, pages 1011-1035. 

"Why Do Firms in Customer-Supplier Relationships Hold More Cash?" with Kee-Hong Bae, International Review of Finance 15, 2015, 489-520. 

"Do firms' relationships with principal customers/suppliers affect shareholders' income?", Journal of Corporate Finance 18, 2012, pages 860-878.

"Employee treatment and firm leverage: a test of the stakeholder theory of capital structure" with Kee-Hong Bae and Jun-Koo Kang, Journal of Financial Economics 100-1, 2011, pages 130-153.

WORKING PAPERS 

"Tracking Analysts along the Technological Link," with Hongping Tan and Li Yao 

"Technological Conglomerations, Strategic Alliances and Corporate Innovation," with Kai Li and Jiaping Qiu. 

"Bankruptcy and the Technology Channel," with Jiaping Qiu and Wei Wang. 

"The Costs of ETF Membership: Valuation Effect of ETFs on Underlying Firms," with Kee-Hong Bae and Jun-Koo Kang.

"Supplier Immobility, Operating Leverage, and Cost of Equity," with Xiaoqiao Wang.

MAJOR AWARDS AND FUNDING

Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council of Canada (SSHRC) Insight Development Grant, 2017-2019, co-applicant, with Li Yao (principal applicant), $47,788. 

Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council of Canada (SSHRC) Insight Development Grant, 2014-2016, co-applicant, with Kai Li (co-applicant) and Jiaping Qiu (principal applicant), $70,508. 

Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council of Canada (SSHRC) Insight Development Grant, 2012-2014, principal applicant, with Kee-Hong Bae (co-applicant) and Jun-Koo Kang (collaborator), $53,626.

Canadian Securities Institute Research Foundation Scholarship, 2010-11, $25,000.