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University of Nebraska–Lincoln


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Liying Wang

Assistant Professor of Finance
HLH 425 D
P.O. Box 880490
Lincoln, NE 68588-0490
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Ph.D. University of South Carolina

Dr. Liying Wang earned her Ph.D. in finance from the University of South Carolina. Her research interests include fixed income and corporate finance.



Lifting the Veil: Price Formation of Corporate Bond Offerings (sole-authored), forthcoming, Journal of Financial Economics

Liquidity and price pressure in the corporate bond market: Evidence from mega-bonds (with J. Helwege), Journal of Financial Intermediation, 48 (2021): 100922.

Institutional allocations in the primary market for corporate bonds  (with S. Nikolova and J. Wu)Journal of Financial Economics, 137, no. 2 (2020): 470-490.

Capital structure along the supply chain: How do customers affect corporate leverage decisions (with Y. Chu), Quarterly Journal of Finance, 7, no. 04 (2017): 1750014.

Margin-based asset pricing and the determinants of the CDS basis (sole-authored), Journal of Fixed Income, 24, no. 2 (2014): 61-78.

Working papers

Corporate bond flipping (with S. Nikolova)

Reaching for (Safer) Yield, Credit Supply, and Capital Raising: Evidence from Upsized Corporate Bond Offerings (with E. Hotchkiss, H. Sun, and Y. Zhao)

When Shareholders Cross-Hold Lenders’ Equity: The Effects on Loan Terms  (with J. Wang)

Trade credit in the product market network (with J. McConnell and J. Wang)