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Nan Zhang

PhD Student in Business Administration


Educational Background

M.S. Finance, Auburn University, 2011
M.B.A., Auburn University, 2011
B.S. Economics, International Economics and Trade, Beijing Foreign Studies University, 2009
B.A. English, Beijing Foreign Studies University, 2009

Positions Held

Graduate Assistant, University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign, 2013 to present
Research Analyst, Milken Institute, 2012
Graduate Research Assistant, Auburn University, 2009-2011

Honors and Awards

Summer Research Grant, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 2015

Zwisler Fellowship, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 2015

CIBER Research Grant, University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign, 2014

Teaching and Research Interests

Nan has taught undergraduate courses in "International Business".

Nan's research interests are interdisciplinary (combining international business, strategic management and finance). Her current research efforts include: the impact of antitrust policy on FDI flows; the impact of banking regulation and supervision on international banking activities; and strategic responses to diversity variation in firm ownership.