Tingyu Zhou

Associate Professor of Real Estate

Department of Risk Management/Insurance, Real Estate and Legal Studies

Florida State University


Welcome to my site! I am an associate professor of real estate at the Department of Risk Management, Insurance, and Legal Studies, College of Business, Florida State University.

My current research interests include real estate economics and finance.

Working Papers

Presented at ASSA-AREUEA 2022, International AREUEA 2021

Presented at Baruch Real Estate Department Seminar Series, MIT CRE Research Seminar, University of Connecticut, the Urban Economics Association 2021 International and U.S. fall Meetings, National-AREUEA 2022, AsRES-AREUEA 2022

Presented at Pennsylvania State University, National University of Singapore, University of Connecticut, Zhongnan University of Economics and Law, Cambridge Virtual Real Estate Seminar, the 2021 ASSA-AREUEA Conference, the 10th European Meeting of the Urban Economics Association, the 33rd Asian Finance Association Annual Meeting, the 2021 Joint Real Estate Conference by AsRES, GCREC and AREUEA, the REALPAC/Ryerson Virtual Research Symposium, the 2021 Real Estate Research Symposium organized by the Commercial Real Estate Data Alliance (CREDA), the Institute for Private Capital (IPC), the Homer Hoyt meeting 2022

Presented at University of Hong Kong, Concordia University, ASSA-AREUEA 2022, 2021 ASAC, 2019 ARES, 2019 ARES-ASIA

Real Estate Research Institute (RERI) Funded Research Paper 2021

Presented at 2022 RERI Annual Conference, 2021 ARES

Presented at University of Amsterdam, University of Cambridge, Concordia University, Free University, University of Groningen, University of Reading, the Urban Economics Association (UEA), American Real Estate and Urban Economics Association (AREUEA), the Weimer School

  • “The Optimal Composition of Shopping Malls” (with David Leung and Peng Liu) R&R

Real Estate Research Institute (RERI) Funded Research Paper 2018

Presented at 2018 RERI Annual Conference, May 2018; REALPAC/Ryerson Commercial Real Estate Research Symposium, May 2018; ASSA-American Real Estate and Urban Economics Association (AREUEA) Annual Conference, Atlanta GA, January 2019

  • “Does Entry Regulation of Big-Box Stores Protect the Retail Sector? The Impact of Store Cap Ordinances on the Grocery Segment”

Presented at ASSA-AREUEA Annual Conference 2017; 7th European Meeting of the Urban Economics Association (UEA), 2017; the Weimer School of Advanced Studies in Real Estate and Land Economics, January 2018

Journal Publications



Florida State University, Department of Risk Management, Insurance, Real Estate and Legal Studies

  • REE4143 Real Estate Market Analysis (undergraduate)

  • REE5015 Real Estate Valuation (online MBA)

Concordia University, Department of Finance

  • FINA 450 Real Estate Investment and Finance (undergraduates)

  • MSCA 632 Special Topics in Finance: Real Estate (master of science in finance)

University of Connecticut, Department of Finance

  • Real Estate Principles (undergraduate)