Professor of Finance
Zhaodan Huang, Professor of Finance and Director of Research, faculty advisor to the Utica College Investment Club, received his Ph.D. in Economics from West Virginia University. He also earned the CFA designation in 2012. He finished his undergraduate education from Renmin University of China in 1997, and received his MA in economics from the University of Saskatchewan in 2000. His research interests are in the areas of investments, asset pricing, and emerging financial markets. His latest working paper is one of the semifinalists to compete for the best paper award by the Financial Management Association 2017 Annual Conference. He received the Best Paper Award from Journal of Financial Research in 2012 and the AAII Best Paper Award from the Southwestern Finance Association 2004 Annual Conference. He has been published in the Journal of Banking & Finance, Journal of Financial Research, Quarterly Review of Economics & Finance, Journal of Economics & Business, and Global Economy Journal. He also served as referee for numerous academic journals, including Journal of Financial Research and Journal of Banking and Finance. His teaching interests include Corporate Finance, Financial Markets and Institutions, and Investments.
His recent working papers are:
- Fenner, Rick, Yufeng Han, and Zhaodan Huang, 2017, “Idiosyncratic Risk Shock, Behavior Bias, and Cross-sectional Stock Returns.”
- Han, Yufeng and Zhaodan Huang, 2017, “The Long Term Implication of Liquidity Shocks and the Business Fundamentals”.