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Dr. HSHIEH Shenje


Assistant Professor

9-239, Lau Ming Wai Academic Building, City University of Hong Kong
+852 34426771
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PhD - Finance (UCLA Anderson)
BA - Mathematics and Economics (UC San Diego)


Shenje Hshieh joined City University of Hong Kong as an Assistant Professor of Finance in August 2017. Shenje's research employs empirical methods to understand the role of labor in firm investments and performance.

From 2008 to 2011, Shenje worked at the Federal Reserve Board of Governors in Washington, D.C. He received his B.A. in Mathematics and Economics from the University of California, San Diego and his Ph.D. in Finance from the Anderson School of Management at the University of California, Los Angeles.


Working Experience

7/2008 - 7/2011Research AssistantFederal Reserve Board of Governors


Journal Publications and Reviews

Chen, Jun; Hshieh, Shenje; Zhang, Feng / The role of high-skilled foreign labor in startup performance: Evidence from two natural experiments. October 2021; In: Journal of Financial Economics. Vol. 142, No. 1, pp. 430-452

Hshieh, Shenje; Li, Jiasun; Tang, Yingcong / How do passive funds act as active owners? Evidence from mutual fund voting records. February 2021; In: Journal of Corporate Finance. Vol. 66