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Dr. WANG James Jingdong


Associate Professor

9-250, Lau Ming Wai Academic Building, City University of Hong Kong
+852 34428814

Research Areas

Corporate Finance
Market Microstructure


PhD - Finance (University of Utah)
PhD - Physics (University of Utah)
MS - Physics (New York University)
BS - Physics (University of Science & Technology of China)


Dr. James Wang received a Bachelor's degree from the University of Science and Technology of China and a Master's degree from the New York University, both in the area of Physics. He did his PhD thesis on U.S. Treasury auctions at the University of Utah. Before joining the City University of Hong Kong, Dr. Wang previously worked at the Fuqua School of Business in Duke University, the Thunderbird School of Global Management, and the Hong Kong University of Science and Technology. His research agenda includes topics from corporate finance, market microstructure, and applications of auction theory. His publications appeared in Economic Theory, Journal of Business, Journal of Financial Economics, and Journal of Financial Markets. Dr. Wang's research on the U.S. Treasury securities market is notable among academic and policy circles.


Journal Publications and Reviews

NIE, W; WANG, James / Beware of Challenges Ahead: The Political Component of Going Global. December 2010; In: European Economic Review. Vol. December 2010, pp. 37 - 39

Bernardo, Antonio E.; Luo, Jiang; Wang, James J.D. / A theory of socialistic internal capital markets. June 2006; In: Journal of Financial Economics. Vol. 80, No. 3, pp. 485-509

Viswanathan, S.; Wang, James J.D. / Inter-dealer trading in financial markets. October 2004; In: Journal of Business. Vol. 77, No. 4, pp. 987-1040

Wang, James J.D.; Zender, Jaime F. / Auctioning divisible goods. June 2002; In: Economic Theory. Vol. 19, No. 4, pp. 673-705

Viswanathan, S.; Wang, James J.D. / Market architecture: Limit-order books versus dealership markets. April 2002; In: Journal of Financial Markets. Vol. 5, No. 2, pp. 127-167

Scholarly Books, Monographs, Reports and Case Studies

Nie, Winter; Greeven, Mark J. ; Feng, Yunfei; Wang, James / The Future of Global Retail: Learning from China's Retail Revolution. 2022;

Nie, Winter; Wang, James J.D.; Zhang, Lily / China Merchants Bank (B): The rise to become the most profitable bank in China. September 2008;

Nie, Winter; Wang, James J.D.; Zhang, Lily / China Merchants Bank (A): Ma Weihua's first challenges. September 2008;

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