Xi Yang

Xi Yang

Lecturer of Finance

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Contact

432 Wohlers Hall

1206 S. Sixth

Champaign, IL 61820

xiyang@illinois.edu

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Educational Background

  • PhD, Applied Economics and Management, Cornell University, 2010

Positions Held

  • Lecturer, University of Illinois, 2015 to present

Honors and Awards

  • List of Teachers Ranked as Excellent, University of Illinois, 2015-2017

Current Courses

  • Investment & Portfolio Mngt (FIN 411) Current theories of portfolio management are covered in considerable detail to provide a conceptual framework for the evaluation of investment strategies. Applications and implementation are covered in depth, including performance evaluation and international diversification. 3 undergraduate hours. No graduate credit.
  • Introduction to Finance (FIN 500) Introduction to financial management and decision making. A customized course, designed to provide a survey of finance for graduate students who do not necessarily have previous training in the disciplines. Different sections of the course will cover different sets of topics.
  • Advanced Corporate Finance (FIN 580) Approved for letter and S/U grading. May be repeated to a maximum of 18 hours in a semester; may be repeated to a maximum of 32 hours in subsequent semesters.
  • Quantitative Methods (FIN 580) Approved for letter and S/U grading. May be repeated to a maximum of 18 hours in a semester; may be repeated to a maximum of 32 hours in subsequent semesters.
  • Quantitative Methods I (FIN 580) Approved for letter and S/U grading. May be repeated to a maximum of 18 hours in a semester; may be repeated to a maximum of 32 hours in subsequent semesters.
  • Quantitative Methods II (FIN 580) Approved for letter and S/U grading. May be repeated to a maximum of 18 hours in a semester; may be repeated to a maximum of 32 hours in subsequent semesters.

Contact

432 Wohlers Hall

1206 S. Sixth

Champaign, IL 61820

xiyang@illinois.edu