Department of Economics, Finance and Global Business

Dr. Ge Zhang

Dr. Ge Zhang

Office:   V3039
Phone:   973-720-2411
Email:ZhangG2@wpunj.edu
Office Hours:   By appointment

Department: Economics, Finance and GlobalBus
Position: Associate Professor
Area Specialization: Corporate finance, investment, risk management

Education

Ph D, (Finance). Duke University, 2003.
MA, (Economics). University of California Davis, 1998.
MS, (Industrial Economics). Tianjin University, 1996.
BA, (English). Tianjin University, 1993.
BS, (Industrial Economics). Tianjin University, 1989.

Representative Publications and Presentations

Refereed Journal Articles

Cai, F. C., Xu, L., Zhang, G. (2014). The Impact Of Weekly Options On The Stock Returns and Volatility. International Journal of Finance, 26(1).

Zhang, G., Chen, H., Cai, F. C. (2014). Stock Clustering Effect from Weekly Equity Options. Journal of Economics, Business and Management, 2(2), 112-124.

Zhang, G. (2012). Dividend Initiation During Financial Turmoil. Journal of Academy of Business and Economics, 12(3).

Bian, J., Wang, J., Zhang, G. (2012). Chinese block transactions and the market reaction. China Economic Review, 23(1), 181-189.

Lu, L., Wang, J., Zhang, G. (2012). Long term performance of leveraged    ETFs. Financial Services Review, 21(1), 63-80.

Nam, J., Wang, J., Zhang, G. (2010). The Impact of Dividend Tax Cuts and Managerial Stock Holdings on Corporate Dividend Policy. Global Finance Journal, 21(3), 275-292.

Conference Proceedings

Cai, F. C., Xu, L., Chen, H., Zhang, G. (2013). The Impact Of Weekly Options On The Stock Returns and Volatility. World Finance and Banking Symposium E-Proceedings.

Presentations

Zhang, G., 3rd Binhai International Research Forum in Management Science, "Are hated stocks good investments?," Tianjin, China. (June 2016).

Zhang, G., 23rd Taiwan Securities and Financial Markets Conference, "The cost of speaking in two tongues," Taiwan. (December 2015).

Zhang, G., 2014 Paris Financial Management Conference, "Transaction taxes in emerging markets: A cross-sectional and intraday analysis," Paris, France. (December 2014).

Zhang, G., IABE 2012 Annual Conference, "Dividend initiation during financial turmoil," Las Vegas, NV. (October 2012).

Zhang, G., Academy of Business Research International Conference, "Dividend initiation during financial turmoil," Atlantic City, NJ. (September 2011).