Welcome! I am an Assistant Professor of Finance, Chris and Elise Klein Faculty Excellence Fellow at the University of Iowa, Tippie College of Business.
My main research areas are Entrepreneurial Finance, Innovation, Corporate Finance, and Urban Econ/Real Estate.
I received my Ph.D. in Finance from Boston College in 2022. I hold an M.Fin. from Peking University and a B.A. in Economics from Fudan University.
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* My name is pronounced similarly to "Jar-Jay Shue"
I will present my sole-authored paper, "The Effect of Tax Incentives on Local Private Investments and Entrepreneurship: Evidence from the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act of 2017," at the 2023 Western Finance Association (WFA) Meeting in San Francisco.
I will present the paper, "Dusting Off the Old Ones: Drug Licensing to Startups, Innovation Success and Efficiency," co-authored with Mosab Hammoudeh and Joshua Krieger, at the 34th Mitsui Finance Symposium in Ann Arbor and 2023 CICF virtually.
I am one of the 17 faculty receiving the 2023 University of Iowa OVPR Early Career Scholars Awards.
 Is There a Trade-Off between Protecting Investors and Promoting Entrepreneurial Activity? Evidence from Angel Financing
(Single-Authored) [Internet Appendix]
Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis, Forthcoming
Featured in World Bank Blogs
 Do Place-Based Policies Promote Local Innovation and Entrepreneurship? with Xuan Tian
Review of Finance, Volume 26, Issue 3, May 2022
On the 2019 WFA Program
Selected Working Papers
 The Effect of Tax Incentives on Local Private Investments and Entrepreneurship: Evidence from the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act of 2017
Conferences: 2023 WFA (scheduled), 2022 NBER SI Entrepreneurship, NBER Business Taxation in a Federal System, AEA, EuropeanFA, NFA, MFA, NASMES, UNC Institute for Private Capital-Real Estate Research Symposium, ICEA-Taxation and Innovation, OSU PhD Conference on Real Estate and Housing, Monash FMCG, 2021 UEA, FMA
 The Role of Product Life Cycle in the Benefits and Costs of IPO with Tina Oreski
Conferences: 2023 Pre-WFA ECWFC (scheduled), 2022 AFA (Poster), 2022 FMA, 2022 TADC, 2022 CIRF, 2022 Guanghua Alumni Research Forum, 2021 ENTFIN, 2021 AFFI, 2021 SFI Research Day
Previously circulated under the title "Product Life-Cycle and Initial Public Offerings"
 Dusting Off the Old Ones: Drug Licensing to Startups, Innovation Success and Efficiency with Mosab Hammoudeh and Joshua Krieger
Conferences: 2023 Mitsui Finance Symposium (scheduled), CICF (scheduled), Bates White Life Sciences Symposium, EasternFA, Silicon Prairie Finance Conference, 2022 FMA New Idea Session
 Resurrecting Dead Capital: The Sharing Economy, Entrepreneurship, and Job Creation with Yifei Mao, Xuan Tian, Kailei Ye
Conferences: 2023 NFA (scheduled), 2022 NBER Entrepreneurship Working Group, 2022 CICF
 Angels and Venture Capitalists: Complementarity versus Substitution, Financing Sequence, and Relative Value Addition to Entrepreneurial Firms with Thomas Chemmanur and Harshit Rajaiya
Semi-Finalist for the FMA Best Paper Award, 2021
Featured in CLS Blue Sky Blog
Conferences: 2021 NFA, 2021 FMA, 2022 EFMA, 2022 CIRF
 Trading Restriction as a Channel of Financial Contagion: Evidence from China's Stock Market with Laura Xiaolei Liu and Ninghua Zhong
Review of Finance, reject & resubmit
Featured in VoxChina
Conferences: 2017 CICF, 2021 CMES, 2020 Guanghua Alumni Research Forum