Chenqi Zhu

Chenqi Zhu

Assistant Professor

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PhD in Accounting, New York University
MPhil in Economics, Chinese University of Hong Kong
BA in Finance and BS in Mathematics, Renmin University of

Research Interest

Information Acquisition

Big Data

Innovation, FinTech, and Intangibles

Financial and Non-financial Disclosures

Chenqi Zhu is an Assistant Professor in the area of Accounting. She received a B.A. in Finance & B.S. in Mathematics from Renmin University of China, a M-Phil in Economics from the Chinese University of Hong Kong, and a PhD in Accounting from New York University. Her current research interests primarily lie in the intersection of information and innovation. She has studied knowledge diffusion, information dissemination, and price discovery in the product market, technology market, and capital market, as well as information frictions in the peer-to-peer lending market. She is also interested in exploring big data and applying natural language processing techniques to study the decision making of market participants such as managers and different groups of investors.