Winthrop University: CBA Faculty Profile- Shen, Shirley

Name: Shirley Yi Shen, Ph.D. 

Title: Assistant Professor of Finance

Education: Ph.D., University of Massachusetts Lowell
                  M.S., Johns Hopkins University
                  B.S., Case Western Reserve University

Office: 203 Carroll Hall

Phone: 803/323-2418


Area(s): Corporate Finance, Labor & Finance, and Banking

Dr. Shirley Shen is an Assistant Professor of Finance specializing in empirical corporate finance topics, including bank loan pricing, unemployment risk, corporate innovation, and product market competition. Her paper "Labor Unemployment Insurance and R&D Productivity" was a semi-finalist for Best Paper Award in 2019 Financial Management Association (FMA) Annual Meeting. Prior to earning her Ph.D. from University of Massachusetts Lowell, Shirley was a derivatives analyst at Morgan Stanley Baltimore office. She received her bachelor's degree from Case Western Reserve University with magna cum laude in 2013 and master's degree from Johns Hopkins University in 2014.

Last updated by rayj 08/13/2020

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