Bruce Yuan Li

Last Update: Nov 29, 2018

Research Interest

Empirical corporate finance, Financial media, Information Processing, Innovation, Labor Finance

Employment

  1. Cornerstone Research
    Associate
    2019 - present

Education

  1. University of Southern California
    PhD in Finance, Marshall School of Business
    2014 - 2019

  2. Tsinghua University
    Bachelor in Economics, School of Economics and Management
    2009 - 2013

Working Papers

  1. Does Media Coverage Affect Other Forms of Information Production?
    in submission, 2019
  2. U.S. Innovation and Chinese Competition for Innovation Production, with Gerard Hoberg and Gordon Phillips, 2019
  3. How Do Equity Offerings Affect Employees and Firms?, with E Han Kim, Yao Lu, and Xinzheng Shi, 2019

Experience

  1. Special Sworn Status Researcher
    Census Bureau
    2016 - 2019

  2. Conference Organizer
    Marshall PhD Conference in Finance
    2016, 2017

  3. China International Capital Corporate
    Intern, Research Department
    2012.10 - 2013.2

Teaching

  1. Business Finance (BUAD306, Undergraduate core) Instructor, Marshall School of Business 2018

  2. Fundamentals of Corporate Finance (FBE639, PhD core) Teaching assistant, Marshall School of Business 2017

  3. Financial Economics I (FBE652, PhD core) Teaching assistant, Marshall School of Business 2016

Awards and Honors

  1. Marshall Dissertation Funding
    University of Southern California
    2018

  2. Scholarship for academic excellence
    Tsinghua University
    2010, 2011, 2012, 2013

  3. First place in college entrance exam (science track, 高考理科状元)
    Shaanxi Province, China
    2009

References

  • Professor Gerard Hoberg
    Marshall School of Business, University of Southern California
    Email: hoberg at marshall dot usc dot edu

  • Professor Oguzhan Ozbas
    Marshall School of Business, University of Southern California
    Email: ozbas at usc dot edu

  • Professor E. Han Kim
    Ross School of Business, University of Michigan
    Email: ehkim at umich dot edu

  • Professor Gordon Phillips
    Tuck School of Business, Dartmouth College
    Email: Gordon.M.Phillips at tuck dot dartmouth dot edu

Other

  1. Programming
    R, Python, Stata, Arch Linux, AWS, Spark, Hadoop, SAS

  2. Language
    English (full professional)
    Chinese (native)

  3. Married, with one child

Contact

Email: yuan at bruceyli.com