Xiangyi Spencer

Xiangyi Spencer

Lecturer of Finance

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109 Wohlers Hall

1206 S. Sixth

Champaign, IL 61820

217-300-0892

xxie2@illinois.edu

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Educational Background

  • Ph.D., Finance, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 2016
  • M.S., Landscape Architecture, The Ohio State University, 2000
  • B.A., Architecture, Tsinghua University, 1997

Positions Held

  • Lecturer, Gies College of Business, 2014 to present
  • Instructor, Parkland College, 2007
  • Landscape Designer and Landscape Architect, RHAA Landscape Architecture + Planning, 2001-2004

Recent Publications

  • Johnson, T., Chebonenko, T., Cunha, I., D'Almeida, F., & Spencer, X. Forthcoming. Endogenous Leverage and Expected Stock Returns. Finance Research Letters, 8 (3), 132-145.  link >

Other Publications

Current Courses

  • Financial Markets (FIN 300) Theory and applications associated with the functioning of financial markets to include the conceptual foundations of portfolio theory, risk management, and asset valuation. The stock, money, bond, mortgage, and futures and options markets are examined.
  • Advanced Corporate Finance (FIN 321) Theories of firms' investment and financing decisions are covered. Topics include dividend policy, capital budgeting, capital structure, bankruptcy, long- term debt and leasing decisions.

Contact

109 Wohlers Hall

1206 S. Sixth

Champaign, IL 61820

217-300-0892

xxie2@illinois.edu