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Darla Moore School of Business


Liang Ma

Title: Assistant Professor
Department: Finance
Darla Moore School of Business
Phone: 803-777-6366
Office: Darla Moore School of Business, Room 461B

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Liang Ma is an assistant professor of finance at the Darla Moore School of Business. He teaches derivative securities at the undergraduate level and theory of finance at the doctoral level.


His research focuses on theoretical and empirical asset pricing in connection with behavioral finance and corporate finance. His work has been published in Journal of FinanceReview of Asset Pricing StudiesJournal of Money, Credit and BankingJournal of Corporate Finance, and Journal of Financial Reporting


  • Ph.D., Finance, University of Wisconsin-Madison, 2014
  • Ph.D., Biophysics, University of Wisconsin-Madison, 2009
  • B.S., Peking University, 2004 

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