Ye Li joined the Department of Finance in 2017 after earning a PhD in Finance from Columbia University. His research interests include banking, capital markets, and monetary economics. Professor Li teaches corporate finance. Prior to PhD study, he worked in the investment banking department of Credit Suisse in Europe and Asia.


PhD in Finance - Columbia University.

Working Papers


  • BUSFIN 4211 - Corporate Finance

    Analysis of advanced capital budgeting problems through understanding the theories and applications of capital structure, leasing and real options. Theories and applications in corporate control, corporate governance and mergers and acquisitions. Prereq: 3220 (620), AcctMIS 2200, 2300, BusMgt 2320 (330), 2321 (331), and BusMHR 2291 or 2292 (BusAdm 499.01) Not open to students with credit for 721, 4210 or 4212.