SOAS University of London

School of Finance and Management

Dr Junhong Yang

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Junhong Yang
School of Finance and Management

Senior Lecturer in Finance

Dr Junhong Yang
Email address:
020 7898 4904
SOAS University of London
Thornhaugh Street, Russell Square, London WC1H 0XG
Russell Square: College Buildings
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Junhong Yang is a Senior Lecturer in Finance. He received his PhD in Finance from Durham University. Before joining SOAS, he was a Lecturer in Finance at Sheffield University Management School. His research focuses on Corporate Finance, Financial Technology, Social Media, Financial Inclusion and Innovations. Junhong has served as an academic consultant in the Asian Development Bank Institute (ADBI) and worked on an externally funded project as a Marie Curie Host Fellow. 



Corporate finance; Financial Technology; Social Media; Financial Inclusion; Innovations; Mergers and acquisitions; Economic development; Financial Intermediation; Banking; The economics of transition in China; Emerging Market Economies.

Junhong welcomes PhD applications in the areas of his research interests, mainly focusing on Corporate finance, Financial Technology, Social Media, Financial Inclusion and Innovations.


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