- Professor and Krell Chair
- Bert W. Wasserman Department of Economics and Finance
- (646) 312-3491
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.
Resiliency and Stock Returns (Jian Hua, Lin Peng Robert Schwartz, and Sila Allen), Review of Financial Studies, Forthcoming (Nominated for Best Paper Award, Financial Management Association Meetings 2017)
Liquidity Shocks and Market Reactions (with Turan Bali, Yannan Shen and Yi Tang). Review of Financial Studies, 2014, 27 (5), 1434-1485. Winner of TCFA Best Paper Award
Managerial Incentives and Stock Price Manipulation (with Ailsa Roell). Journal of Finance, 2014, 69, 487–526. (Lead Article)
The Impact of Joint Participation on Liquidity in Equity and Syndicated Bank Loan Markets (with Linda Allen and Aron Gottesman). Journal of Financial Intermediation, 2012, 21(1), 50-78.
Manipulation and Equity-Based Compensation (with Ailsa Roell). American Economic Review, 2008, 98(2): 285-90.
Executive Pay, Earnings Manipulation and Shareholder Lawsuits (with Ailsa Roell). Review of Finance, 2008, 12, 141-184.
Investor Attention, Overconfidence and Category Learning (with Wei Xiong). Journal of Financial Economics, 80, 2006, 563-602.
Learning with Information Capacity Constraints. Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis, 40, 2005, 307-329.
Best Paper Award finalist, 2018 FMA Asia Pacific Conference.
Nominated for best paper award, Financial Management Association Meetings, 2017.
Wasserman Summer Research Award, 2017, 2016, 2015, 2014, 2013, 2012
Dean’s Summer Research Award, 2017, 2016, 2015.
Nominated for Presidential Excellence Award for Distinguished Scholarship, Baruch College, 2017.
Nominated for Presidential Excellence Award for Distinguished Teaching, Baruch College, 2015.
Outstanding Reviewer Award, Journal of Banking and Finance, 2015.
Professional Staff Congress-CUNY Research Award, 2014, 2012, 2011, 2010, 2009, 2008, 2007, 2006, 2005, 2004, 2003
Baruch College Faculty Recognition Award for research excellence, 2013.
Faculty Recognition Award for research excellence, Baruch College, 2013, 2009, 2008, 2007, 2006
The Chinese Finance Association Best Paper Award: “Liquidity Shocks and Market Reactions”, 2012
Award for Teaching Excellence, Baruch College, Zicklin School of Business, 2007
Institute for Quantitative Research in Finance (Q-Group) Research Award, 2006
Dean’s Letter for Teaching Excellence, Zicklin School of Business, 2005, 2004, 2003
Eugene M. Lang Junior Faculty Research Fellowship, 2005
Duke University Doctoral Fellowship, 1997-2002
PhD student fellowship, Wesleyan University, 1995-1997