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LIANG DING

Department of Economics
1600 Grand Avenue
Macalester College
St.Paul, MN 55105
Phone: 651-696-6822
Fax: 651-696- 6746
Email: ding@macalester.edu
Website: www.macalester.edu/~ding

Employment
• 2012-present, Associate Professor of Economics, Department of Economics, Macalester College.
• 2014-present, College Board, AP Macroeconomics Curriculum Development and Assessment Committee
• 2006-2012, Assistant Professor of Economics, Department of Economics, Macalester College.

EDUCATION
Ph.D. in Economics,University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 08/2006
B.A. in Finance, Nanjing University, P.R.China, with Honors, 07/1999

RESEARCH AREAS
Financial Economics; International Finance and Financial Markets

PUBLICATIONS

 School Quality and Real Estate Prices in China, with Wanyi Li (12'),  International Journal of Housing Markets and Analysis, 2016. 

 Portfolio Reallocation and Exchange Rate Dynamics, with Jun Ma, Journal of Banking and Finance, 2013, pages 3100-3124. 

Exchange Rates and Oil Prices: A Multivariate Stochastic Volatility Analysis, with Minh Vo, Quarterly Review of Economics and Finance, 2012, pages 15-37. 

Semi-Transparency, Dealership Market and Foreign Exchange Market Quality, with Vittorio Addona and Hao Zou (10'), Review of Financial Economics, 2012, pages 1–13.

Thursday Effect of the Forward Premium Puzzle, International Review of Economics and Finance, 2012, pages 302–318.

Asymmetric Correlations in Equity Returns: A Fundamental-based Explanation, with Hiro Miyaki (09') and Hao Zou (10'), Applied Financial EconomicsMarch 2011, pages 389 - 399..

•The Electronic Trading Systems and Bid-ask Spreads in the Foreign Exchange Market, with Jonas Hiltrop (08'), Journal of International Financial Markets, Institutions & MoneyOctober 2010, 323-345.

• The Forward Premium Puzzle across Maturities, with Linh To (07') , Economics Bulletin, 2010, Vol. 30 no.2 pp. 1113-1119.

• “Bid-ask Spread and Order Size in the Foreign Exchange Market: An Empirical Investigation”, International Journal of Finance and Economics, 2009, Volume 14, Issue 1, 98-105.

• “Market Structure and Dealer’s Quoting Behavior in the Foreign Exchange Market”,
Journal of International Financial Markets, Institutions & Money, 2008, Volume 18, issue 4, pp. 313-325.

TEACHING EXPERIENCE
• Capital markets; Principles of Economics, Macalester College 2007 spring
• Finance; Principles of Economics, Macalester College 2006 fall
• Intermediate Macroeconomics, UNC-CH 2005 spring, 2004 fall
• Economic Statistics, UNC-CH 2003 summer, spring
• Principles of Economics, UNC-CH 2002 fall

AWARDS AND HONORS
• The Best Graduate Student Instructor Award UNC-CH 2006
• Tuition Scholarship UNC-CH 2002-2006
• UNC Graduate School Travel Award UNC-CH 2005
• Scholar for Tomorrow Fellowship UNC-CH 2001-2002
• Sasakawa Scholarship Nanjing University 2000
• Honor Graduate of Nanjing University Nanjing University 1999
• Scholarship of Metrobank Foundation Nanjing University 1998
• Guanghua Scholarship Nanjing University 1997

MEMBERSHIPS
AEA, FMA, Omega Delta Epsilon


(Updated March 2016)