- Financial Innovation and Development, Fintech
- Information Economics
- The Chinese Economy
Dr. Xin Liu is a Senior Lecturer in Finance. Her research interests are centered on the implications of financial innovation and developments on capital markets and the economy, banking and information economics, and the Chinese economy. Dr Liu's work has been published in internationally top finance journals including the Journal of Financial Economics and Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis.
Dr. Xin Liu earned her Ph.D. in Finance from the National University of Singapore. She also obtained master’s degrees in Applied Economics and Physics from the University of Minnesota, and a bachelor's degree in physics from the University of Science and Technology of China (USTC). Prior to her current appointment at the Australian National University, she worked as an investment professional at Temasek Holdings in Singapore and also visited the Chazen Institute of International Business at Columbia University.
"One Fundamental and Two Taxes: When Does a Tobin Tax Reduce Financial Price Volatility?" with Yongheng Deng and Shang-Jin Wei, Journal of Financial Economics, 2018, 130, 663-692.
"A Liberalization Spillover: From Equities to Loans" with Shang-Jin Wei and Yifan Zhou, Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis, forthcoming
Best Paper Awards, CICF 2014
ANU College of Business and Economics Research School Grant
RSFAS Finance PhD HDR Committee
RSFAS Finance Seminar Covenor, 2018
FINM7007 Applied Corporate Finance
FINM8100 Applied Project in Finance