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Jiekun Huang

Assistant Professor of Finance

Educational Background

Ph.D., Finance, Boston College, 2009
M.A., Finance (by research), Xiamen University, 2003
B.Econ., Honors, International Finance, Xiamen University, 2000

Positions Held

Assistant Professor of Finance, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 2013
Assistant Professor of Finance, National University of Singapore, 2009-2013

Recent Publications

Gao, M. , Huang, J. Forthcoming. Capitalizing on Capitol Hill: Informed Trading by Hedge Fund Managers. Journal of Financial Economics SSRN Abstract

Chemmanur, T., Hu, G., Huang, J. 2015. Institutional Investors and the Information Production Theory of Stock Splits. Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis, 50: 413-445 SSRN Abstract

Huang, J., Kisgen, D. 2012. Gender and Corporate Finance: Are Male Executives Overconfident Relative to Female Executives? Journal of Financial Economics, 108: 822-839

Honors and Awards

List of Teachers Ranked as Excellent by Their Students, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 2013 to present