Wenlan Qian is Professor of Finance and Real Estate and Ng Teng Fong Chair Professor in Real Estate at the NUS Business School, director of the Institute of Real Estate and Urban Studies at the National University of Singapore. She is fellow of the Asian Bureau of Finance and Economics Research, Luohan Academy at Alibaba Group, and the Homer Hoyt Weimer School of Advanced Studies in Real Estate and Land Economics. Currently, Wenlan Qian is editor of Real Estate Economics and associate editor of Financial Management.
Wenlan Qian's main research interests are household finance, real estate, digitization and FinTech, and financial intermediaries. Her research is accepted for publication at top academic journals such as American Economic Review, Journal of Financial Economics, Review of Financial Studies, Review of Economics and Statistics, American Economic Journal: Economic Policy, Management Science, Real Estate Economics, Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis, and Review of Finance. She is also the recipient of multiple prestigious external grants.
Wenlan Qian holds a PhD in Business Administration from the Haas School of Business, University of California, Berkeley.