Assistant Professor of Finance

Tsinghua University PBC School of Finance

43 Chengfu Road, Haidian District 

Beijing, China, 100083

Phone: +86 (010) 62780679


Research interests: Corporate Finance, Insurance, FinTech, Consumer Finance

Curriculum Vitae 

In my recent work, I research the impacts of AI on information production and agency conflicts in human-intermediated markets and insurance professionals. My corporate finance papers focus on firm intangibles, such as corporate culture, non-pecuniary aspects of jobs, and intellectual property.

Working Papers

"Artificial Intelligence and Customer Acquisition in Retail Financial Services: Experimental Evidence from Insurance Distribution."


"Do Employees Cheer for Private Equity? The Heterogeneous Effects of Buyouts on Job Quality." With Will Gornall, Oleg Gredil, Sabrina T. Howell, and Jason Sockin.

"Consolidating Product Lines via Mergers and Acquisitions: Evidence from the USPTO Trademark Data." With Po-Hsuan Hsu, Kai Li, and Hong Wu

"The Role of Corporate Culture in Bad Times: Evidence from the COVID-19 Pandemic." With Kai Li, Feng Mai and Tengfei Zhang