Ming Yang, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Finance

Fuqua School of Business, Duke University

100 Fuqua Drive, 
Durham, NC 27708

Office: W 407

Tel:  (+1)919-660-7615

Email: ming.yang@duke.edu


Curriculum Vitae

Professor Yang is an Associate Professor in the Finance area. He received his PhD in Economics from Princeton University. He won the Finance Theory Group Award for Best Theory Job Market Paper in 2012. Professor Yang has been working on various topics in finance, economics, and accounting, which share the central theme of strategic information acquisition/disclosure. In particular, he studies i) the interplay between security design and information acquisition in corporate finance, ii) the role of information in supporting coordination, iii) market microstructure, iv) incentive contract and monitoring, v) accounting and optimal information disclosure. He teaches Foundations of Capital Markets and Corporate Finance Theory.

Research (Research Statement)

Corporate Finance, Economic Theory, Applied Theory



Foundations of Capital Markets

Corporate Finance Theory