Yuehua Tang (唐岳华)

      Assistant Professor of Finance  
      Singapore Management University
      Lee Kong Chian School of Business
      50 Stamford Road, Room 4074
      Singapore 178899

      Cell: +65 8606-6515
      Office:  +65 6808-5475
      Email: yhtang@smu.edu.sg

      Curriculum Vitae (PDF)


Assistant Professor of Finance, Singapore Management University, July 2013-present


Mutual Funds and Hedge Funds, Institutional Investors, Capital Markets, Corporate Governance


Ph.D. in Finance, Georgia State University, Atlanta, GA, May 2013

M.A. in Economics (with Distinction), University of Antwerp, Antwerp, Belgium, 2008 

M.A. in Economics, Renmin University of China, Beijing, China, 2008

B.A. in Economics, Nankai University, Tianjin, China, 2006



1.  Uncovering Hedge Fund Skill from the Portfolio Holdings They Hide” (with Vikas AgarwalWei Jiang, and Baozhong Yang), Journal of Finance, 2013, vol. 68 (2), 739-783. [Internet Appendix] 

Working Papers  

       - Revise & Resubmit at Journal of Finance
       - 2013 AFA (San Diego)  

 - 2013 SFS Finance Cavalcade; Presented at NYU Stern School of Business and UNC Kenan-Flagler Business School

5.  How Does Size Affect Mutual Fund Performance? Evidence from Mutual Fund Trades” Coming soon!  (with Jeffrey BusseTarun Chordia, and Lei Jiang
6.  “Can Information Be Locked-up? Informed Trading Ahead of Macro-News Announcements” Coming soon!  (with Gennaro Bernile and Jianfeng Hu
       - European Finance Association (EFA) Annual Meeting, 2011; Financial Intermediation Research Society Conference (FIRS), 2012
       - Best Ph.D. Student Paper Award, Eastern Finance Association, 2011

Research in Progress

9.  “Style Shifting in the Mutual Fund Industry” (with Linlin Ma and Russ Wermers


1. GTA Teaching Excellence Award, Georgia State University, 2013
2. CEAR Pre-Doctoral Fellow, Center for the Economic Analysis of Risk (CEAR), Georgia State University, 2012-2013
3. Georgia State University Dissertation Grant, 2012
4. Stephen Smith Research Award, Georgia State University, 2012
5. American Finance Association (AFA) Student Travel Grant, 2012
6. Best Ph.D. Student Paper Award, Eastern Finance Association (EFA), 2011
7. Third Prize, Chicago Quantitative Alliance (CQA) Academic Competition, 2010
8. Q-Group Research Grant, 2009
9. Max Burns Ph.D Fellowship, Georgia State University, 2008-2011
10. Erasmus Mundus Scholarship, European Commission, 2007-2008
11. National Graduate Student Scholarship, Renmin University of China, 2006-2007
12. Outstanding Student Scholarship, Nankai University, 2002-2005