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Qiming Wang

Associate Professor of Finance

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Contact Information

Salem Campus

900 State Street
Salem  Oregon  97301


  • PhD, University of Alabama
  • MA, University of Alabama
  • MS, Auburn University

Areas of Instruction

Investments and Financial Derivatives, Corporate Finance, Corporate Control and Governance, International Finance, Financial Markets and Institutions

Research Interests

Corporate Finance and Investments: Initial Public Offerings, Mergers and Acquisitions, Executive Compensation, Innovations and Patents, Insider Trading,  and Securities Class Action Litigations

Honors, Awards and Distinctions

Best Paper in Corporate Finance (Semifinalist), Financial Management Association, 2015

Highly Commended Paper of 2014, Nankai Business Review International, Emerald Group Publishing

Faculty Research Award, Louisiana Tech University, 2009, 2012, 2013

Summer Research Grant, Louisiana Tech University, 2008, 2009, 2013, 2014

Selected Publications

Effect of Real Earning Management: Evidence from Patents (with Qin Lian and Zhaohui Randall Xu), 2015, Advances in Quantitative Analysis of Finance and Accounting, forthcoming

An Empirical Study of Executive Option Grants around Initial Public Offerings (with Xudong Fu, Qin Lian, and Tian Tang), Quarterly Review of Economics and Finance, 2015, Vol. 57, p.207-221

Evolution of Integer Price Clustering of IPOs in the Aftermarket Nankai Business Review International, 2014, Vol. 5, p. 365-381 

Common Advisors in Mergers and Acquisitions: Determinants and Consequences (with Anup Agrawal, Tommy Cooper, and Qin Lian),  Journal of Law and Economics, 2013, Vol. 56, p. 691-740

Willamette University

Atkinson Graduate School of Management

Salem Campus

900 State Street
Salem Oregon 97301 U.S.A.

Portland Center

200 SW Market Street, Suite 101
Portland Oregon 97201 U.S.A.