Zhanbing Xiao
Ph.D. Candidate in Finance, 2017-
Sauder School of  Business
The University of British Columbia

Email: Zhanbing.Xiao@Sauder.ubc.ca


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Twitter: @zhanbingxiao

HA 884E, 2053 Main Mall, Vancouver, BC V6T1Z2

Welcome!  I will be on the 2022/2023 finance job market.

My research interests are climate finance, ESG, big data, and financial institutions. 

Working Papers

  • Labor Exposure to Climate Change and Capital Deepening (Job market paper, draft available upon request)

         Highlight: Climate change accelerates automation in occupations exposed to rising temperatures. 

          FMA 2022 Semifinalist for Best Paper in Corporate Finance

          CIRF 2022 PhD Research Excellence Award

         Presentations: AFA 2023, AEA Poster Session 2023, 35th Australian Finance and Banking Conference, FMA 2022,                      FMA Doctoral Student Consortium 2022, NFA 2022, Liechtenstein Workshop of Sustainable Finance 2022, UBC

           Summer Conference Poster Session 2022, LBS Trans-Atlantic Doctoral Conference (TADC) 2022, 6th Shanghai-

           Edinburgh-London Green Finance Conference, China International Risk Forum (CIRF)  2022, Financial Markets and

           Corporate Governance Conference 2022 (including scheduled).

          Highlight: E&S-conscious households reduce consuming goods and services produced by firms violating E&S principles.

          Highlight: Information from the corporate loan market improves banks' screening and monitoring efficiency in the

           mortgage market.

          Highlight: Heterogeneities in lenders' relative equity-to-loan positions in a loan syndicate  affect covenant designs.

           Journal of Financial Markets, Revise & Resubmit

Selected Work-in-Progress