Dr Yaqiong Yao

Lecturer

Profile

Yaqiong (Chelsea) Yao is an Assistant Professor of Finance at Lancaster University Management School. She was Visiting Research Professor at New York University's Stern School of Business from March to August 2015. Her research interests lie in cross-sectional momentum, time-series momentum, contrarian, seasonality, profitability, sustainable investing, and institutional investors. She has been awarded Best Track Award in Risk Management by US Academy of Finance in 2017, Research Pump-Priming Grant by Lancaster University in 2014, Dean's Award for Research Excellence by the University of Melbourne in 2013, and American Finance Association Doctoral Travel Grant in 2012. She received her PhD in Finance from the University of Melbourne (Australia) and was a Visiting PhD Scholar at NYU Stern from January to July 2012.

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New York University Stern School of Business
Visiting an external academic institution

American Finance Association 2014 Annual Meeting
Participation in conference

The University of Melbourne
Participation in workshop, seminar, course

The University of Sydney
Participation in workshop, seminar, course

American Finance Association 2013 Annual Meeting
Participation in conference

New York University, Stern School of Business
Participation in workshop, seminar, course

Visiting Scholar at New York University Stern School of Business
Participation in workshop, seminar, course

American Finance Association 2012 Annual Meeting
Participation in conference

Journal of Banking and Finance (Journal)
Publication peer-review

American Finance Association 2011 Annual Meeting
Participation in conference

Northern Finance Association 2011 Annual Meeting
Participation in workshop, seminar, course

Asset Pricing Lead Session, 23rd Australasian Finance and Banking Conference
Participation in conference

FIRN Doctoral Tutorial 2010
Participation in workshop, seminar, course

The University of Melbourne
Participation in workshop, seminar, course

Dean's Award for Research Excellence
Prize (including medals and awards)

Best in Track Award in Risk Management by U.S. Academy of Finance
Prize (including medals and awards)

Centre for Financial Econometrics, Asset Markets and Macroeconomic Policy

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