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Yifei Mao

Contact Information

yifmao [at] indiana [dot] edu (E-mail)
Business School

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  • Doctoral Student


  • Bloomington


  • PhD in Finance, Indiana University, Expected 2015
  • MA in Economics, University of Pennsylvania, 2010
  • BA in Economics, Tsinghua University, 2008

Awards, Honors & Certifications

  • NBER Entrepreneurship Research Boot Camp Participant, NBER, 2014
  • American Finance Association (AFA) Doctoral Student Travel Grant, 2013
  • Graduate Student Fellowship, Finance Department, Indiana University, 2010-present
  • University Fellowship, Tsinghua University, 2007
  • Asia Institute for Political Economy Fellowship from the Fund of American Studies, Georgetown University, and the University of Hong Kong, 2007

Professional Interests

  • Finance

Selected Publications

  • Cornaggia, Jess, Yifei Mao, Xuan Tian, and Brain Wolfe (2015), "Does Banking Competition Affect Innovation?" Journal of Financial Economics, Volume 115, Issue 1 (January), Pages 189–209.

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