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Xin Liu

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20172018
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Research interests

I am a Lecturer (equivalent to Assistant Professor) in Finance at School of Management, University of Bath since 2018. I received my Ph.D. degree in finance from The University of Hong Kong.  I also hold a bachelor degree in economics from Tsinghua University.

My research interests are empirical asset pricing and behavioral finance. My paper has been published in Review of Finance.

For more information on my research output, please visit 

https://liuxin12.wixsite.com/mysite

 

Publication:

Skewness, Individual Investor Preference, and the Cross-Section of Stock Returns (with Tse-Chun Lin), Review of Finance, forthcoming

Working Papers:

Diversification in Lottery-Like Features and Portfolio Pricing Discounts 

Investor Target Prices (with Shiyang Huang and Chengxi Yin)

Willing to supervise PhD

I am willing to supervise PhD students who are proficient in SAS programming and dealing with financial databases on projects related to my research area.

Education/Academic qualification

PhD in Finance, University of Hong Kong

B.A. in Economics, Tsinghua University

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Lottery Business & Economics
Investors Business & Economics
Target price Business & Economics
Pricing Business & Economics
Diversification Business & Economics
Cross-section of stock returns Business & Economics
Individual investors Business & Economics
Discount Business & Economics

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Research Output 2017 2018

Lottery
Diversification
Discount
Closed-end funds
Mergers and acquisitions

Investor Target Prices

Huang, S., Liu, X. & Yin, C. 2018 (In preparation)

Research output: Working paper

Investors
Target price
Shareholders
Uncertainty
Announcement

Skewness, Individual Investor Preference, and the Cross-section of Stock Returns

Lin, T-C. & Liu, X. 26 Jul 2017 In : Review of Finance. p. 1 - 36 36 p., rfx036

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Skewness
Individual investors
Preferred stock
Cross-section of stock returns
Lottery