Huasheng Gao

Education Background:Ph.D. in Finance, University of British Columbia

Research Interests:Corporate Finance, Management Compensation, Enterprise Innovation


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Professor Huasheng Gao currently serves as Professor of Finance, Deputy Dean of Faculty and Research at the Fanhai International School of Finance (FISF), Fudan University in Shanghai, China. Before joining FISF, he was an associate professor of finance (with tenure) at Nanyang Business School, Nanyang Technological University.

Professor Gao is interested in corporate finance, corporate governance, innovation, and executive compensation. His research has been published in leading academic journals including Journal of Financial Economics, Journal of Accounting and Economics, Management Science, Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis, etc. His research is widely featured in the Wall Street Journal, the Economist, the New York Times, etc.

Professor Gao received his bachelor's degree of Computer Science from Shanghai Jiao Tong University, and obtained his Master and PhD degree of Finance from the Sauder School of Business, University of British Columbia.

(Updated by July 2020)