Chia-Jane Wang, PHD

Chia-Jane Wang, PHD

Associate Professor

Department : Economics - Finance

Email : chia-jane.wang@manhattan.edu

Phone : 718-862-7447

Office : DLS 4FL

Education

PHD, Rutgers, St U NJ: Newar
MBA, CUNY Baruch College

Publications & Professional Activities

Peer Reviewed Journal Articles:

  • “Financial Constraint and the Choice between Leasing and Debt”, forthcoming, International Review of Economics and Finance.
  • “Board Size and Firm Risk Taking”, 2012.  Review of Quantitative Finance and Accounting 38, 519-542.
  • “Corporate Governance and Risk of Default” (with J.R. Lin). 2010. International Review of Accounting, Banking and Finance, Volume 2, Number 3, 1-27.
  • “The Instrumental Variable Approach to Correct for Endogeneity in Finance”, 2010. Handbook of Quantitative Finance and Risk Management, Volume 3, 1357-1370, Springer.
  • “Founders versus Non-Founders in Large Companies: Financial Incentives and the Call for Regulation” (with Darius Palia and S. Abraham Ravid), 2008.  Journal of Regulatory Economics 33, 55-86.

Peer Reviewed Conference Papers:

  • “Choosing between Leasing and Debt and Leasing Puzzle Revisited” (with J.R. Lin, D.W. Chou and F.C. Chueh), Southern Finance Association 2010 Meetings.
  • “Simultaneous Estimation of CEO Compensation, Leverage and Board Characteristics on Firm Value” (with Ivan Brick and Darius Palia), American Finance Association 2006 Meetings.

Book Review:

  • “Managed by The Markets: How Finance Re-shapedAmerica, G.F. Davis”OxfordUniversityPress, 2011. The Journal of Socio-Economics 40, 711–712.

Courses Taught/Teaching

FIN 301      Principles of Business Finance I
FIN 302      Principles of Business Finance II
FIN 416      Options and Futures Markets
FIN 308      Investment