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Xiaojing Yuan

Dr. Xiaojing YuanAssistant Professor
  • CollegeManning School of Business
  • DepartmentFinance
  • OfficePulichino Tong Business Center - 261A

Research Interests

Politics in Corporate Finance, Pensions, Security Issues, Product Market Networks


  • Ph D: Finance, (2013), University of South Florida - Tampa FL
  • MBA: Finance, (2007), Missouri State University - Springfield, MO

Awards and Honors

  • 2017 Faculty Award for Teaching Excellence (2017) - Department of Finance, UMass Lowell


  • Krolikowski, M., Yuan, X. (2017) "Friend or foe: Customer-supplier relationships and innovation," Journal of Business Research 78:September pp. 53-68
  • Francis, B., Hunter, D., Robinson, D., Robinson, M., Yuan, X. (2017) "Auditor Changes and the Cost of Bank Debt," Accounting Review 92:May pp. 155-184
  • Bradley, D.J., Pantzalis, C., Yuan, X. (2016) "Policy risk, corporate political strategies, and the cost of debt," Journal of Corporate Finance 40: pp. 254–275
  • Bradley, D., Pantzalis, C., Yuan, X. (2016) "The influence of political bias in state pension funds," Journal of Financial Economics 119:1
  • Bradley, D., Yuan, X. (2013) "Information spillovers around seasoned equity offerings," Journal of Corporate Finance 21: pp. 106