Lin Peng, PhD, is Professor and Krell Chair of Finance at Zicklin School of Business, Baruch College, City University of New York. She has taught investment analysis, fixed income analysis, market microstructure, and financial market frictions at the undergraduate, masters, and doctoral levels. Dr. Peng’s diverse research interests encompass the area of asset pricing, behavioral finance, market microstructure, and corporate governance. Her research has been published in leading economics and finance journals, including American Economics Review, Journal of Finance, Review of Financial Studies, Journal of Financial Economics, Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis, Review of Finance, Journal of Financial Intermediation, and Journal of Financial Markets. Her work on executive compensation published as a lead article by Journal of Finance. Prof. Peng has presented her papers at numerous conferences and academic institutions, and has won recognition awards for research and teaching excellence. She is a recipient of many research grants, and her work has been featured by media outlets such as Reuters and Institutional Investor. She is an associate editor for “Journal of Empirical Finance” and “Financial Management”, and an editorial board member of the Financial Management Association Survey and Synthesis Series. Previously a visiting professor at Princeton University, Columbia University, Rutgers University, Peking University and University of International Business and Economics, she holds an MS from Wesleyan University and a PhD in finance from Duke University.