Dr. Xiaolou Yang

Associate Professor
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Dr. Xiaolou Yang

Assistant Professor

Finance

Williamson College of Business 3310

phone: (330) 941-1879

xyang@ysu.edu

Bio

Ph.D. at The University of Texas at Austin CFA Charter Holder

Research Interests

Credit analysis Banking and financial liquidity CEO compensation and Corporate Governance

  • Education
    • 2006

      Ph D, Financial Economics

      University of Texas at Austin

    • 2002

      MS, Financial Economics

      University of Texas at Austin

    • 1999

      MA

      Jilin University

  • Awards and Honors
    • 2015

      YSU Research Professorship 2014-

    • 2014

      YSU Research Professorship 2013-

    • 2014

      YSU Distinguished Professorship Award in Scholarship 2013-

    • 2013

      YSU Faculty Development Award 2012-

    • 2012

      YSU University Research Council Grant 2011-

    • 2012

      YSU Research Professorship 2011-

    • 2011

      YSU Faculty Development Award 2010-

    • 2010

      YSU Research Professorship 2009--

    • 2009

      The Grant of the U.S. Department of Education

    • 2009

      Best Paper Award at The Global Commerce Forum

  • Intellectual Contributions
    • 2017

      "A study of alignment between management and shareholders on China financial firms"

      Journal of Applied Finance & Banking, volume 7, issue 6, p. 99 - 115

    • 2017

      "Risk, Performance and executive compensation: a simultaneous approach"

      Journal of Economics, Management and Trade, volume 19, issue 1, p. 1-9

    • 2017

      "Mixed ownership structures and firm performance in China listed firms"

      International Journal of Financial Research, volume 8, issue 4

    • 2017

      "Reexamination of risk-taking incentives in banking: realign incentives and curtail future episodes of mismanagement"

      The Quarterly Review of Economics and Finance, volume 64, p. 238-248

    • 2017

      "Does computer and internet use affect employee wage premium? A panel analysis of CPS data"

      Journal of Contemporary Management, volume 6, issue 1, p. 61-72

    • 2017

      "Overconfidence, gender and skills"

      Accounting and Financial Management Journal, volume 2, issue 9, p. 890-897

    • 2016

      "Realign Executive Compensation Structure and Mismanagement"

    • 2014

      "Bank return volatility and management structure"

      Journal of Applied Finance & Banking, volume 4, issue 6, p. 191 -199

    • 2014

      "Bank return volatility and management structure"

      Journal of Applied Finance and Banking, volume 24, issue 6, p. 191-199

    • 2014

      "The Impact of Regulation on Real Estate Markets"

      Journal of Financial and Economic Practice

    • 2013

      "Analysts' Forecast Reputation and Stock Market Reactions"

      International Journal of Business, Accounting and Finance, volume 7, issue 1, p. 63-77

    • 2013

      "What drives the unexpected returns of REITs?"

      Journal of Financial and Economic Practice

    • 2012

      "Governance, CEOs Compensation and Risk Management"

      Global Business and Finance Review, volume 17, p. 21-37

    • 2011

      "Managerial Decisions on Annual Earnings Announcement Timing"

      Journal of Applied Business Research, volume 27, issue 6, p. 23-38

    • 2011

      "Deregulation and Bank Risk"

      International Journal of Business and Economic Perspective, volume 6, issue 2, p. 127-137

    • 2011

      "What Drives Banks' Normal Returns"

      Banking and Finance Review, volume 3, issue 1

    • 2011

      "Ambiguity, Analyst Forecast Incentives and Abnormal Stock Returns"

      Journal of Applied Research in Finance, volume 3, issue 1 (5), p. 117-129

    • 2011

      "Inventory Investment Volatility and Trade Credit"

      Journal of Applied Research in Finance, volume 3, issue 1 (5), p. 121-136

    • 2011

      "Security Underwriting and CEOs Compensation"

      Journal of Global Business Development, volume 3, issue 2, p. 95-105

    • 2010

      "The Effect of Annual Earnings Announcement Delay on Stock Returns"

      Journal of Applied Research in Finance, volume 2, issue 1 (3), p. 84-90

    • 2010

      "Do Investors Value REITs and Non-REITs Differently?"

      International Review of Economics and Finance, volume 24, p. 295-302

    • 2010

      "Trade Credit Versus Bank Credit: Evidence from Corporate Inventory Financing"

      The Quarterly Review of Economics and Finance, volume 51, p. 419-434

    • 2010

      "The Role of Trade Credit in the Recent Subprime Financial Crisis"

      Journal of Economics and Business, volume 63, issue 5, p. 517-529

    • 2010

      "Bank Risk-Taking Investments and Mangerial Incentives"

      Banking and Finance Review, volume 2, issue 2, p. 73-87

    • 2009

      "Does Uncertainty Affect Central Banks' Optimal Monetary Policy?"

      Journal of Global Commerce Research, volume 1, issue 1, p. 1-15

    • 2007

      "Can the Classical Mean-Variance Portfolio Model Be Saved?"

      International Journal of Business, Accounting and Finance, volume 1, issue 1, p. 14-25

    • 2006

      "Improving Portfolio Efficiency: A Genetic Algorithm Approach"

      Computational Economics, volume 28, issue 1, p. 1-14

  • Professional Service
    • Unknown

      Reviewer, Journal Article
      Journal of Risk

    • Unknown

      Reviewer, Journal Article
      Journal of Emerging Market Research

    • Unknown

      Reviewer, Journal Article
      Journal of Economics and Finance

    • Unknown

      Reviewer, Journal Article
      Journal of Banking and Finance

    • Unknown

      Reviewer, Textbook
      International Society of Business Disciplines

    • Unknown

      Reviewer, Journal Article
      International Review of Economics and Finance

    • Unknown

      Reviewer, Journal Article
      Computational Economics

    • Unknown

      Reviewer, Journal Article
      Banking and Finance Review

    • Unknown

      Reviewer, Journal Article
      African Finance Journal