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Xiaoji Lin

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Before joining Ohio State, Dr. Xiaoji Lin taught at London School of Economics and Political Science. His research fields include asset pricing and macroeconomics. Dr. Lin has published at leading academic journals including Journal of Financial Economics and Review of Financial Studies. His doctoral thesis won the Trefftzs award at 2008 Western Finance Association annual meetings.

Areas of Expertise

  • Theoretical and Empirical Asset Pricing
  • Macroeconomics


  • PhD, University of Minnesota
  • MA, Nankai University, China
  • BA, Nankai University, China
FIN 4221 - Investments

Skills for valuation and theories and applications of portfolio theory, CAPM, APT, and efficient markets; bond prices and managing bond portfolios; active investment management and relevant market regulation.

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