Yuehua Tang (唐岳华)

   Assistant Professor of Finance  
   University of Florida
   Warrington College of Business
   306 Stuzin Hall, Gainesville, FL 32611-7168
   Tel: +1 352-392-9985
   Email: yuehua.tang@warrington.ufl.edu
   Curriculum Vitae (PDF)

   Research Interests: Mutual Funds, Hedge Funds, Institutional Investors, Capital Markets, Information and Market Efficiency


1. Portfolio Manager Compensation in the U.S. Mutual Fund Industry” (with Linlin Ma and Juan-Pedro Gomez), 2018, Journal of Finance, forthcoming.

2. Can Information Be Locked-up? Informed Trading Ahead of Macro-News Announcements” (with Gennaro Bernile and Jianfeng Hu), Journal of Financial Economics, 2016, vol. 121, 496-520. [Appendix]  Covered by Bloomberg (link), CNBC (link), and The Wall Street Journal (link)

3. Mandatory Portfolio Disclosure, Stock Liquidity, and Mutual Fund Performance” (with Vikas Agarwal, Kevin Mullally, and Baozhong Yang), Journal of Finance2015, vol. 70, 2733-2776. [Appendix]

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

Working Papers

- 2016 AFA (San Francisco), 2015 EFA (Vienna) 

- 2015 WFA (Seattle)2014 CICF (Chengdu)

2013 AFA (San Diego), 2014 CFEA

- 2018 WFA, 2017 CQA Academic Competition (First Prize)

- 2011 EFA (Stockholm), 2012 FIRS (Minneapolis)

- 2016 CICF

- Best Ph.D. Student Paper Award, Eastern Finance Association

Research in Progress

1. Do Mutual Funds have Market Timing Ability? New Evidence from Their Trades” (with Vikas Agarwal and Baozhong Yang[Abel Noser Data Matching Appendix] 

Academic Appointments

Assistant Professor of Finance, University of Florida, August 2016 - present

Assistant Professor of Finance, Singapore Management University, July 2013-June 2016

Visiting Assistant Professor of Finance, Emory University, September 2014-December 2014

Fellowship, Grants, and Awards

1. First Prize, Chicago Quantitative Alliance (CQA) Academic Competition, 2017

2. Best Paper Award, Conference of the Paul Woolley Centre for the Study of Capital Market Dysfunctionality, 2015

3. Dean’s Teaching Honor List, Lee Kong Chian School of Business, Singapore Management University, 2015

4. First Prize, Chicago Quantitative Alliance CQAsia Academic Competition, 2014

5. D.S. Lee Foundation Fellowship, Singapore Management University, 2014-2016

6. Singapore Ministry of Education Tier 1 Research Grant, 2013-2014

7. GTA Teaching Excellence Award, Georgia State University, 2013

8. Pre-Doctoral Fellowship, Center for the Economic Analysis of Risk, Georgia State University, 2012

9. Georgia State University Dissertation Grant, 2012

10. Stephen Smith Research Award, Georgia State University, 2012

11. American Finance Association (AFA) Student Travel Grant, 2012

12. Best Ph.D. Student Paper Award, Eastern Finance Association, 2011

13. Third Prize, Chicago Quantitative Alliance (CQA) Academic Competition, 2010

14. Q-Group Research Grant, 2009

15. Max Burns Ph.D Fellowship, Georgia State University, 2008-2011

16. Erasmus Mundus Scholarship, European Commission, 2007-2008

17. National Graduate Student Scholarship, Renmin University of China, 2006-2007

18. Outstanding Student Scholarship, Nankai University, 2002-2005