People

Yiwei Li

Lecturer
EBS - Finance
 Yiwei Li

Profile

Biography

Yiwei Li is a Lecturer (US: Assistant Professor) in Finance at the Finance group of Essex Business School and Fellow of the Higher Education Academy. Her research interests are in the fields of Corporate Finance and Corporate Governance. She received her PhD in Finance from ICMA Centre and MRes from Lancaster University. She welcomes inquiries from potential PhD students interested in Corporate Finance and Corporate Governance.

Qualifications

  • Phd ICMA,

  • MRes Lancaster University,

Appointments

University of Essex

  • Lecturer, EBS, University of Essex (2019 - present)

Publications

Journal articles (3)

Li, Y. and Zhang, X-Y., (2019). Impact of board gender composition on corporate debt maturity structures. European Financial Management. 25 (5), 1286-1320

Li, Y. and Zeng, Y., (2019). The impact of top executive gender on asset prices: Evidence from stock price crash risk. Journal of Corporate Finance. 58, 528-550

Li, Y., Gong, M., Zhang, X-Y. and Koh, L., (2018). The impact of environmental, social, and governance disclosure on firm value: The role of CEO power. The British Accounting Review. 50 (1), 60-75

Contact

yiwei.li@essex.ac.uk
+44 (0) 1206 874161

Location:

EBS.3.126D, Colchester Campus