Faculty Advisors

Professor Hui Chen Professor Leonid Kogan (Chair)
Phone: +1 (617) 324-3896 Phone: +1 (617) 253-2289
Email: huichen@mit.edu Email: lkogan@mit.edu

Professor Andrew W. Lo Professor Adrien Verdelhan
Phone: +1 (617) 253-0920 Phone: +1 (617) 253-5123
Email: alo-admin@mit.edu Email: adrienv@mit.edu



Massachusetts Institute of Technology Ph.D. Financial Economics, 2016 (Expected)
Yale University Ph.D. Statistics, 2010
Peking University B.S. Mathematics (Distinction) and B.S. Economics, 2005


Research Interests

Asset Pricing, Macroeconomics, International Finance, and Their Connections to Corporate Finance and Financial Institutions; Financial Econometrics; Computational Economics


Professional Experience

Goldman Sachs, NYC Quantitative Research (2010)
JP Morgan, Investment Bank, NYC Summer Associate (2008, 2009)


Fellowships, Honors, And Awards

MFM Dissertation Award and Fellowship by the Becker Friedman Institute 2014-2016
Finance Group Award by the Department of Financial Economics at MIT Sloan 2013
Best Paper Award at the Red Rock Finance Conference 2013
Student Fellow of the MFM Group at the Becker Friedman Institute 2012-2016
MIT Sarofim Fellowship 2012-2014
MIT Sloan Graduate Fellowship 2010-2016
Vardis and Opal Fisher Fellowship by Yale University 2010
Yale University Dissertation Fellowship 2009-2010
I.R. Savage Award by the American Statistical Association 2009
Taylor & Francis Student Travel Grants for Invited Student Speakers by ASA 2009
Yale University Graduate Student Fellowship 2005-2010
Wu-Si Fellowship, a Highest Academic Honor for Students at Peking University 2003-2004
Three-Excellence (Best Student) Award at Peking University 2003-2004
Outstanding Freshman Award and Fellowship at Peking University 2001
The First Prize and Provincial Top 1 in the 16th Chinese Mathematical Olympiad 2001


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