Shenje Hshieh

9-239, 9/F
83 Tat Chee Avenue
Lau Ming Wai Academic Building
Kowloon Tong, Hong Kong
+852 3442 6771 (H.K.)
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My research is empirical and focuses on issues in corporate governance, labor and finance, and entrepreneurship. I teach corporate finance and international finance in the undergraduate and graduate economics and finance programs at CityU. I earned my PhD from UCLA Anderson School of Management in 2017.

Working Papers

The Role of High-Skilled Foreign Labor in Startup Performance: Evidence from Two Natural Experiments, with Jun Chen and Feng Zhang

Invited presentations at the 2019 Wasatch Finance Conference, University of Hong Kong, Chinese University of Hong Kong (Shenzhen), Renmin University, 2019 City University of Hong Kong International Finance Conference, 2019 UBC Summer Finance Conference, University of Utah, and 2019 TCU Neeley School of Business Finance Conference.

Director Networks, Mobility, and Governance: Evidence from Corporate Bankruptcies, with Jiasun Li and Nimesh Patel

2018 FMA Semifinalist for Best Paper in Corporate Finance

Invited presentations at the 2018 Sun Yat-Sen University Finance International Conference, 2018 FMA Annual Meeting, 2018 SFS Cavalcade Asia-Pacific, and 2019 DC Juniors Conference.

How do Passive Funds Act as Active Owners? Evidence from Mutual Fund Voting Records, with Jiasun Li and Michael Tang

Journal of Corporate Finance, Revise and Resubmit

Invited presentations at the 2018 Eastern Finance Association Annual Meeting, 2018 CICF, and 2019 FSU SunTrust Beach Conference.

Profit Windfalls and Investment Channels in Innovation: Evidence from Patent Term Extensions

Invited presentations at the Ninth Annual Searle Conference on Innovation Economics.

Discussion Slides

  • Discussion of "A Dark Side of Corporate Venture Capital", by Xuan Tian and Kailei Ye (2019 CICF, 12 July 2019)

Selected Media Reports