Executive MBA For a Day
FOR A DAY
Topic: ALIBABA’S IPO DILEMMA: HONG KONG OR NEW YORK?
by Liu Yang
Liu Yang, world renowned Professor of Finance, will share her remarkable finance knowledge to illustrate how business owners retain significant control over the company even after the IPO. She will also share her insights on why Alibaba chose New York instead of Hong Kong for its IPO and how to raise a fund via an IPO as well as the differences between the Hong Kong and New York stock exchanges. This EMBA class simulation will make the fundamentals of an IPO clear to business owners and finance professionals.
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About the Professor:
Liu Yang is an Associate Professor in Finance (with tenure) at the Smith School of Business of the University of Maryland. Dr. Yang's primary research interest is in the area of corporate finance including mergers and acquisitions, investments, corporate governance, and labor and finance. Dr. Yang’s work has been published in all three leading academic journals in finance including the Journal of Finance, the Journal of Financial Economics, and the Review of Financial Studies. Her work has won the Best Paper Award from the California Corporate Finance Conference in 2009 and the Financial Management Association Meetings in 2010, and has been cited in major media including the Washington Post and the Baltimore Sun.
She received the Distinguishing Teaching Award at the University of Maryland in multiple years. Dr. Yang is also the Executive Director of the Federal Statistical Research Data Center (FSRDC) at the University of Maryland. Before joining the Smith School, Dr. Yang was on the faculty at UCLA's Anderson School of Management. She received her Ph.D. in Finance from the University of Maryland, her M.S. (in both Economics and Statistics) from the University of Illinois and her B.A. from Peking University.
Saturday, March 10, 2018
9:00 am to 13:00 pm
University of International Business and Economics
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