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Wei  Li

Wei Li

Finance

Assistant Professor

  319-335-0911
  S276  Pappajohn Business Building
The University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA 52242-1994

Academic History

  • PhD in Finance, University of Iowa, 2006
  • PhD in Mathematics, University of Iowa, 2001
  • BA in Mathematics, Xian Jiaotong University, 1993

Expertise

  • Agency Theory
  • Asset Pricing
  • Financial Intermediaries

Selected Publications

Working Papers

Work In Progress

  • Mutual Fund Tournaments and Fund Active Share, Wei Li, Ashish Tiwari, Lin Tong

Current & Prior Positions

  • Assistant Professor, Department of Finance, Henry B. Tippie College of Business, The University of Iowa, August 2010 - Present
  • Assistant Professor, Department of Finance, Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, LA, August 2006 - July 2010

Review and Editorial Work

  • Referee, Journal of Economic Dynamics and Control, March 2015

Presentations

  • Investment Decisions under Ambiguity: Evidence from Mutual Fund Investor Behavior, American Finance Association annual meetings, American Finance Association, Philadelphia, PA, January 2014
  • Contracting in Delegated Portfolio Management: The Case of Alternative Assets , European Finance Association Annual Meeting, European Finance Association, Copenhagen, Denmark, August 2012
  • Incentive contracts in delegated portfolio management, Western Financial Association annual meetings, Western Financial Association, Hawaii, June 2008
  • On the Consequences of Mutual Fund Tournaments, Western Financial Association annual meetings, Western Financial Association, Keystone, CO, June 2006