Duke University: The Fuqua School of Business
100 Fuqua Drive
Durham, NC 27708
Professor Yang is an Associate Professor in the Finance area. He received his PhD in Economics from Princeton University. Hewon the Finance Theory Group Award for Best Theory Job Market Paper in 2012.Professor Yang’s research interests are corporate finance, microeconomictheory, and applied theory. His current work focuses on the interplaybetween security design and information acquisition in corporate finance, the role of information in supporting coordination, market microstructure, and incentive contract and monitoring. He teaches Foundations of CapitalMarkets and Corporate Finance Theory.