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Wenjing Ouyang, PhD

Assistant Professor of Finance

Contact

Phone: 209.946.3910
Email: wouyang@pacific.edu

Office Hours

Monday
12:45 - 1:45 p.m.

Wednesday
12:15 - 1:45 p.m.

And by appointment

Weber Hall Suite 210-B

Education

Drexel University, Ph.D.

Shanghai University of International Business and Economics, M.S. and B.S.

Curriculum Vitae 

Wenjing Ouyang is Assistant Professor of Finance at University of the Pacific. She holds a PhD in Finance from Drexel University. Her B.S. and M.S. in Finance is from Shanghai University of International Business and Economics.

Wenjing's research interests include corporate finance, mergers and acquisitions, and financial markets and institutions. Her recent research examines the impact of stock price firm-specific information on managerial corporate acquisition decisions. Wenjing has published research papers in peer-reviewed journals and presented research projects at national and international conferences. She is also an active reviewer for research journals and conferences.

In Eberhardt School of Business, Wenjing has taught three courses, including Financial Management (Undergraduate), Intermediate Financial Management (Undergraduate), and Corporate Finance (MBA). She has also advised Student Investment Fund (Undergraduate and Graduate).

 

EBERHARDT SCHOOL OF BUSINESS
Financial Management (B.S.)
Intermediate Financial Management (B.S.)
Corporate Finance (MBA)
Student Investment Fund (MBA/B.S.)

LEBOW COLLEGE OF BUSINESS, DREXEL UNIVERSITY
Introduction to Finance (B.S.)

 

JOURNAL PUBLICATIONS

  • Stock Price Informativeness on the Sensitivity of Strategic M&A Investment to Q, with Samuel Szewczyk, first online June 2017. Review of Quantitative Finance and Accounting.
  • Stock Price Firm-Specific Information on the Choice of Stock Payment in Mergers and Acquisitions, with Samuel H. Szewczyk, first online May 2017. Accounting & Finance.
  • Merger & Acquisition and Capital Expenditure in Health Care: Information Gleaned from Stock Price Variation, with Peter Hilsenrath, 2017. Inquiry: The Journal of Health Care Organization, Provision, and Financing. Read
  • Do Managers Learn from the Market? Firm Level Evidence in Merger Investments, with Samuel H. Szewczyk, 2016. Finance Research Letters.
  • An International Study of Shareholder Protection in Freeze-out M&A Transactions, with Pengcheng Zhu, 2016. International Review of Financial Analysis.
  • How Do Broad-Based Stock Option Grants Affect Firms' Overall Future Productivity?, with Menghistu Sallehu, 2015. The International Journal of Business and Finance Research.
  • The Effect of M&A Advisors' Opinions on Acquirer Shareholder Voting, 2015. The Quarterly Review of Economics and Finance.
  • International Standards on Firms Exports: Evidence from China, with Ying Sun, 2014. Journal of Applied Business Research.

WORKING PAPERS AND RESEARCH IN PROGRESS

  • The Relation between Acquirer and Target Firms' Stock Price Informativeness, with Samuel H. Szewczyk.
  • Board Gender Diversity on Managers' Learning from the Market, with Samuel H. Szewczyk and Jeffrey Miles.
  • Student Investment Fund: An Alumni Perspective, with Ben Carlston, Chris J. Sablynski, and Dara Szyliowicz

SELECTED RESEARCH PRESENTATIONS AT NATIONAL/INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCES

  • Financial Management Association Annual Meeting, NV, Oct 2016
  • Multinational Finance Association Annual Meeting, Stockholm (Sweden), June 2016
  • Asian Finance Association Annual Meeting, Hunan (China), July 2015 
  • Southern Finance Association Annual Meeting, FL, November 2014
  • 1st International Conference on Supply Chain and Organizational Management at Sacramento State University, CA, February 2014
  • Eastern Finance Association Annual Meeting, PA, April 2014
  • Multinational Finance Association Annual Meeting, Prague (Czech Republic), July 2014
  • Midwest Finance Association Annual Meeting, IL, March 2013
  • Southern Finance Association Annual Meeting, Puerto Rico, November 2013 
  • Southern Finance Association Annual Meeting, SC, November 2012
  • Financial Management Association Annual Meeting, CO, October 2011 
  • Southern Finance Association Annual Meeting, FL, November 2011
  • Financial Management Association Annual Meeting, NY, October 2010
  • Southern Finance Association Annual Meeting, SC, November 2010
  • Eastern Financial Association Annual Meeting, FL, April 2010

CONFERENCE AWARDS AND PRECEEDINGS

  • How Do Broad-Based Stock Option Grants Affect Firms' Overall Future Productivity?, with Menghistu Sallehu, Best Paper Award in 2014 Academy of Business Research Atlantic City Conference
  • Minority Shareholder Protection in International Mergers and Acquisitions, with Pengcheng Zhu, 2014 University of the Pacific Research Day proceedings
  • Does the ISO 9000 Quality Assurance Standard Lead to Export Improvement Evidence from China, with Ying Sun, 2013 Las Vegas International Academic Conference proceedings
    • Do You Care Who Your Audience Are? Financial Advisor's Opinions and Shareholder Voting Rights in M&A, 2013 Las Vegas International Academic Conference proceedings

INVITED RESEARCH LECTURES

  • School of Business, Central South University, ChangSha, China, Dec 2016
  • School of Economy and Management, Central China Normal University, Wuhan, China, May 2016
  • College of Economics and Management, China JiLiang University, HangZhou, China, May 2013
  • School of Business, Central South University, ChangSha, China, May 2013