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Leming Lin

Assistant Professor of Business Administration


Office: 346 Mervis Hall

Curriculum Vitae: 

  • PhD in Finance, 2014, University of Florida, USA
  • M.Sc. in Finance, 2009, Singapore Management University, Singapore
  • BA in Economics, 2006, Harbin Institute of Technology, China

Leming Lin joined the Katz Graduate School of Business in 2014 as an assistant professor of finance. His research interests include empirical corporate finance and financial institutions. Specifically, his research focuses on understanding the supply- and demand-side determinants of corporate financing decisions. Leming's work has appeared in the Journal of Financial Economics. Leming received his PhD from the University of Florida, where he taught the course of Equity and Capital Markets. Leming also holds a Master in Finance from Singapore Management University, and BS in Economics from Harbin Institute of Technology. 

Equity and Capital Markets, University of Florida, 2012  

  • Collateral and the Choice between Bank Debt and Public Debt, 2014, Forthcoming, Management Science
  • Acquisitions Driven by Stock Overvaluation: Are They Good Deals? with Fangjian Fu and Micah Offcer. Journal of Financial Economics, 2013, 109, 24-39
  • Do Personal Taxes Affect Capital Structure: Evidence from the 2003 Tax Cut? with Mark Flannery. Journal of Financial Economics, 2013, 109, 549-565
  •  House prices, bank balance sheet, and bank credit supply, with Mark Flannery, September 2014

  In his spare time, Leming enjoys exercise, travel, and movies.