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Tingting Liu

Title: Dean's Fellow in Finance, Assistant Professor
Department: Finance

Office: 3115 Gerdin Business Building
Phone number: (515) 294-2492

Academic History

  • PhD, Finance, University of Georgia, 2015


  • Empirical Corporate Finance
  • Equity Analysts
  • Institutional trading

Professional Licenses and Certifications


Selected Publications

  • Eaton, Gregory W., Paul J. Irvine, and Tingting Liu "Measuring institutional trading costs and the implications for finance research: The case of tick size reductions", Journal of Financial Economics, forthcoming,
  • Jie He, Tingting Liu, Jeffry Netter, and Tao Shu "Expectation management in mergers and acquisitions", Management Science forthcoming ,
  • Liu, Tingting "Information Provision in the Corporate Acquisition Process: The Causes and Effects of Target Fairness Opinions", The Accounting Review , 95:287-310.
  • Eaton, Greg, Tingting Liu, and Micah Officer "Measuring M&A premiums: Does the use of fixed pre-merger event windows impart bias?", Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis forthcoming,
  • Anand, Amber, Paul Irvine, and Tingting Liu (2019) "Does Institutional Trading Affect Underwriting?", Journal of Corporate Finance, 58:804-823.
  • Li, Kai, Tingting Liu, and Julie Wu (2018) "Vote Avoidance and Shareholder Voting in Mergers and Acquisitions", Review of Financial Studies, 31:3176 - 3211.
  • Liu, Tingting (2018) "The Wealth Effects of Fairness Opinions in Takeovers", The Financial Review, 53:533-568.
  • Liu, Tingting and Harold Mulherin (2018) "How Has Takeover Competition Changed Over Time?", Journal of Corporate Finance, 49:104-119.
  • Liu, Tingting and Julie Wu (2014) "Merger Arbitrage Short Selling and Price Pressure", Journal of Corporate Finance, 27:36-54.