Faculty Affiliates

Nancy Chau

Professor, Dyson School
201A Warren Hall

International trade, regional economics, and economic development, with particular emphasis on the economics of information and uncertainty

Headshot of Zhihong Chen.Zhihong Chen

Professor and Senior Research Associate, Department of History
327 Mcgraw Hall

Modern Chinese History, Sino-Soviet Relations in the 1920s, Chinese Foreign Policy, Chinese Business Language and Culture

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Associate Professor of Finance, Rudd Family Professor of Management, Johnson School
401D Sage Hall

Financial Economics, Information Economics, FinTech and Big Data, Entrepreneurship, and China’s Economy and Financial System

Headshot of Eli Friedman.Eli Friedman

Associate Professor, ILR School’s department of International and Comparative Labor
372 Ives Faculty Wing

China, development, education, globalization, social movements, theory, urbanization, and work and labor

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Howard Simpson Professor, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering
324 Hollister Hall

Transportation and environment/energy systems; mobile emissions inventory and air quality modeling; environment and energy impacts of alternative transportation (fuel, engine, infrast.) technologies, methodological: statistics/econometrics, mathmatical modeling & operations research, experimental; and environmental economics and complex networks of renewable energy supply chain.

Yongmiao Hong

Ernest S. Liu Professor of Economics and International Studies, Department of Economics
424 Uris Hall

Econometric Theory, Time Series Econometrics, Financial Econometrics, Economy of China

Ying Hua

Associate Professor, Department of Design and Environmental Analysis; Director of Undergraduate Studies
3421 Martha Van Rensselaer Hall

Sustainable building policy, practice, and education in China, sustainable campus research and practice both in China and other parts of the world

Ravi Kanbur

T. H. Lee Professor of World Affairs, International Professor of Applied Economics and Management, Dyson School
301-J Warren Hall

Development economics, public economics and economic theory. He is well known for his role in policy analysis and engagement in international development.

Andrew Karolyi

Harold Bierman, Jr. Distinguished Professor of Management, Charles Field Knight Dean of the Cornell SC Johnson College of Business
174A Statler Hall

Investment management, with a specialization in the study of international financial markets

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Crocker Liu

Robert A. Beck Professor of Hospitality Financial Management, School of Hotel Administration
440 Statler Hall

Real estate finance, particularly topics related to agency, corporate governance, organizational forms, market efficiency and valuation

Peng Liu

Associate Professor, School of Hotel Administration, Singapore Tourism Board Distinguished Professor in Asian Hospitality Management
465B Statler Hall

Real Estate Investment and Finance, Securitization, Commodity Pricing, Energy and Sustainability, Tourism, Retail, Recreation and Hospitality Management

Headshot of Thomas P. Lyons.Thomas P. Lyons

Professor, Department of Economics
428 Uris Hall

China’s recent economic history, especially in spatial aspects of development, including patterns of regional specialization and interregional trade, spatial disparities in output and consumption, and institutions and policies that shape the spatial structure of the economy.

Christopher Marquis

Samuel C. Johnson Professor in Sustainable Global Enterprise, Professor of Management and Organizations, Johnson School
363 Sage Hall

Professor Marquis’ teaching and research is focused on how business can have a positive impact on society and the natural environment

Victor Nee

Frank and Rosa Rhodes Professor, Department of Sociology
323 Uris Hall

Theory, Economic Sociology, Stratification/Inequality, Immigration and Race, Transitions from State Socialism

David Ng

Professor, Dyson School
310D Warren Hall

Empirical asset pricing, fund flows and how fund flows affect asset prices domestically and internationally, implied cost of capital and its applications in finance

Eswar Prasad

Tolani Senior Professor of Trade Policy, Dyson School
301A Warren Hall

Macroeconomics of financial globalization; financial regulation, monetary policy frameworks and exchange rate policies in emerging markets; and the Chinese and Indian economies

Calum Turvey

W. I. Myers Professor of Agricultural Finance, Dyson School
210C Warren Hall

Agricultural Finance, Risk Management in Agriculture, Weather Risk Management, Development Finance (China, India, Kenya, Dominican Republic), Empirical Finance

Headshot of Jeremy Wallace.Jeremy Wallace

Associate Professor, Department of Government
211 White Hall

Authoritarianism, Chinese politics, urbanization, redistribution, and information

Mao Ye

Associate Professor, Johnson Graduate School of Management
365 Sage Hall

Market Microstructure, Big Data, Fintech

Headshot of Wendong Zhang.Wendong Zhang

Assistant Professor, Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management
461 Warren Hall

Land Economics, Chinese Agriculture, Nonmarket Valuation, Integrated Ecological-Economic Modeling, Agricultural and Environmental Policy, Applied Microeconometrics, Agricultural Trade