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Jin Xu

Jin Xu

Assistant Professor of Finance

Professor Xu's research interests are in empirical corporate finance including capital structure and corporate governance, insider trading and executive compensation. She earned a Ph.D. degree in Finance and an M.B.A. degree from the Booth School of Business, University of Chicago in 2007 and 2006, respectively.

Forthcoming Publications

  • Faccio, Mara & Xu, Jin (2013). Taxes and capital structure. Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis, | Related Website |
  • Denis, David J. & Xu, Jin (2013). Insider Trading Restrictions and Top Executive Compensation. Journal of Accounting and Economics, | Related Website |

Journal Articles

  • Rau, P. Raghavendra & Xu, Jin (2013). How do ex-ante severance pay contracts fit into optimal executive incentive schemes?. Journal of Accounting Research, vol. 51 (3), 631-671. | Related Website |
  • Xu, Jin (2012). Profitability and capital structure: Evidence from import penetration. Journal of Financial Economics, vol. 106 (2), 427-446. | Related Website |