Bing-Xuan Lin

  • Professor
  • Finance
  • Phone: 401.874.4895
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  • Office Location: 331, Ballentine


Brief CV

Bingxuan Lin is a Professor of Finance at University of Rhode Island. He received his Ph.D. from Georgia State University in 2001. His research focuses on mergers and acquisitions, financial analysts’ forecasts, corporate governance and Chinese capital markets. He has published in various academic and practitioner journals including the Journal of Risk and Insurance, Journal of Financial Research, Journal of Accounting and Public Policy, Pacific Basin Finance Journal, Journal of American Taxation Association, and Financial Analyst Journal. He currently teaches both undergraduate and graduate corporate finance courses.


Mergers and Acquisitions, Financial Analysts’ Forecasts, Corporate Governance and Chinese Capital Market


Ph.D.    Georgia State University, 2001
M.B.A   University of South Alabama, 1996
B.A.      Huaqiao University, 1994

Selected Publications

Selected Recent Publications 

How does the relationship between multiple large shareholders affect corporate valuations? Evidence from China, Journal of Economics and Business, 2013

Types of Agency Cost, Corporate Governance and Liquidity, with Qianhua Lei and Minghai Wei, Journal of Accounting and Public Policy, Volume 32, Issue 3, P147-172. 2013

Political Connections and Privatization: Evidence from China, with Guoqian Tu and Feng Liu, Journal of Accounting and Public Policy, Volume 32, Issue 2, P114-135. 2013

Tax-Induced Earnings Management in Emerging Markets: Evidence from China, with Rui Lu and Ting Zhang, Journal of American Taxation Association, Volume 34, Issue 2, P19-44. 2012

Demand and Supply and Their Relationship to Liquidity: Evidence from the S&P 500 Change to Free Float, with David Michayluk and David Lam, Financial Analysts Journal, Vol. 67, 2011