Yuehua Tang (唐岳华)

   Assistant Professor of Finance  
   University of Florida
   Warrington College of Business
   315E Stuzin Hall, Gainesville, FL 32611
   Tel: +1 352-392-9985
   Email: yuehua.tang@warrington.ufl.edu
   Curriculum Vitae (PDF)

   Research Interests: Institutional Investors, Mutual Funds and Hedge Funds, Capital Markets, Corporate Finance


1. Prime (Information) Brokerage” (with Nitish Kumar, Kevin Mullally, and Sugata Ray), 2019, Journal of Financial Economics, forthcoming. - 2017 CQA Academic Competition (First Prize) and Yihong Xia Best Paper Award (2018 CICF)

2. Transaction Costs, Portfolio Characteristics, and Mutual Fund Performance” (with Jeffrey BusseTarun Chordia, and Lei Jiang), 2019, Management Scienceforthcoming. [Abel Noser Data Matching Appendix]

3. Portfolio Manager Compensation in the U.S. Mutual Fund Industry” (with Linlin Ma and Juan-Pedro Gomez), Journal of Finance2019, vol. 74, 587-638. [Appendix] Covered by The New York Times (link), CNBC (link), and Harvard Law School Corporate Governance Forum (link)

4. Portfolio Manager Ownership and Mutual Fund Risk Taking” (with Linlin Ma), Management Science2019, vol. 65, 5518-5534[Appendix]

5. When Does Competition Mitigate Agency Problems?, Journal of Corporate Finance2018, vol. 51, 258-274.

6. 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); 2014 CQAisa Academic Competition (First Prize)

7. 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]

8. “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] 2009 Q-Group Research Grant and 2010 CQA Academic Competition (Third Prize)

Working Papers

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

2019 ESMT Asset Management Conference (Berlin, Germany)

- 2016 CICF (Xiamen, China)

Research in Progress

1. Corporate Climate Risk: Measurement and Responses” (with Qing Li, Derek Shanand Vincent Yao) 

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

Academic Experience

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, Fall 2014

Fellowship, Grants, and Awards

1. Yihong Xia Best Paper Award, China International Conference in Finance, 2018

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

10. Georgia State University Dissertation Grant, 2012

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

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

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

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

15. Q-Group Research Grant, 2009

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

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

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

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