Dr. LIU Will

PhD - Finance (University of Texas at Austin)
MSc - Finance (Washington University in St. Louis)
BBA - Finance, Information Systems (Hong Kong University of Science and Technology)

Assistant Professor

Dr. LIU Will

Contact Information

Address: 9-206, Lau Ming Wai Academic Building
City University of Hong Kong
Phone: +852 34429030
Personal Web:

Research Areas

  • Financial Institutions
  • Financial Markets

Teaching Areas

  • Investments
  • Theoretical Corporate Finance

Research Grant

  • PI: "Climate Risk Management of U.S. P&C Insurers", General Research Fund - Research Grants Council , (2023-2025) , Will Liu, Qifei Zhu
  • PI: "Borrower Flexibility vs. Lender Protection: The Shadow Price of 'Covenant-light' ", Early Career Scheme - Research Grants Council , (2021-2023) , Will Liu
  • PI: "Portfolio Commonality and Product Market Spillover: Evidence from Property and Casualty Insurance Companies", Start-up Grant - City University of Hong Kong , (2019-2021) , Will Liu

Supervisory Experience

Period Nature
10/2020 PhD Thesis - Co-supervisor for XIONG Chenyu (ongoing)
10/2020 - 5/2022 PhD Thesis - Co-supervisor for SHI Chang (Thesis dated 20 May 2022)