Rose Liao

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Associate Professor
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Academic Info

Ph.D., Ohio State University


Empirical corporate finance, international finance and fixed income securities


Corporate Finance

Dr. Liao's research interests are in empirical corporate finance, international finance and fixed income securities. Her current research focuses on the motives and consequences of minority block acquisitions and cross-border mergers. She also examines the special role of sovereign acquirers in cross-border M&As. Her prior research on the pricing of corporate yield spread has been published in the Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis and her paper on Chinese B-shares has been accepted at Journal of Financial Economic Policy.


Business Insights

Rutgers Business School News

Business Insight: Understanding what drives corporate inversions

Wednesday, April 20, 2016

Relatively few studies look at a large number of corporate inversions to understand when an inversion may or may not add value. The authors' research takes a careful look at the data to deliver new insights into the world of inversions. We use hand-collected data on more than 600 corporate inversions out of 11 home countries into 45 host countries during the period between 1996 and 2013. More ›

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