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Liyan Yang

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First Name:Liyan
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Last Name:Yang
RePEc Short-ID:pya643
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Rotman School of Management
University of Toronto

Toronto, Canada
RePEc:edi:dftorca (more details at EDIRC)

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Working papers

  1. Vives, Xavier & Yang, Liyan & Mondria, Jordi, 2017. "Costly Interpretation of Asset Prices," CEPR Discussion Papers 12360, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers.
  2. Liyan Yang & Itay Goldstein, 2014. "Good Disclosure, Bad Disclosure," 2014 Meeting Papers 42, Society for Economic Dynamics.
  3. Liyan Yang & Itay Goldstein, 2014. "Market Efficiency and Real Efficiency: The Connect and Disconnect via Feedback Effects," 2014 Meeting Papers 154, Society for Economic Dynamics.
  4. Liyan Yang & Itay Goldstein, 2012. "Information Diversity and Market Efficiency Spirals," 2012 Meeting Papers 349, Society for Economic Dynamics.
  5. Tian, Guoqiang & Yang, Liyan, 2005. "How are Income and Non-Income Factors Different in Promoting Happiness? An Answer to the Easterlin Paradox," MPRA Paper 41209, University Library of Munich, Germany, revised Mar 2010.


  1. Xiong, Yan & Yang, Liyan, 2021. "Disclosure, competition, and learning from asset prices," Journal of Economic Theory, Elsevier, vol. 197(C).
  2. Liyan Yang & Haoxiang Zhu, 2021. "Strategic Trading When Central Bank Intervention Is Predictable [Uncovering hedge fund skill from the portfolio holdings they hide]," The Review of Asset Pricing Studies, Oxford University Press, vol. 11(4), pages 735-761.
  3. Huang, Shiyang & Qiu, Zhigang & Yang, Liyan, 2020. "Institutionalization, delegation, and asset prices," Journal of Economic Theory, Elsevier, vol. 186(C).
  4. Liyan Yang & Haoxiang Zhu, 2020. "Back-Running: Seeking and Hiding Fundamental Information in Order Flows [Arbitraging arbitrageurs]," Review of Financial Studies, Society for Financial Studies, vol. 33(4), pages 1484-1533.
  5. Goldstein, Itay & Yang, Liyan, 2019. "Good disclosure, bad disclosure," Journal of Financial Economics, Elsevier, vol. 131(1), pages 118-138.
  6. Liyan Yang, 2019. "Loss Aversion in Financial Markets," The Journal of Mechanism and Institution Design, Society for the Promotion of Mechanism and Institution Design, University of York, vol. 4(1), pages 119-137, November.
  7. Francesco Bova & Liyan Yang, 2018. "State‐Owned Enterprises, Competition, and Disclosure," Contemporary Accounting Research, John Wiley & Sons, vol. 35(2), pages 596-621, June.
  8. Ling Cen & K. C. John Wei & Liyan Yang, 2017. "Disagreement, Underreaction, and Stock Returns," Management Science, INFORMS, vol. 63(4), pages 1214-1231, April.
  9. Liyan Yang & Haoxiang Zhu, 2017. "Nonfundamental Speculation Revisited," Journal of Finance, American Finance Association, vol. 72(6), pages 2759-2772, December.
  10. Bova, Francesco & Yang, Liyan, 2017. "Employee bargaining power, inter-firm competition, and equity-based compensation," Journal of Financial Economics, Elsevier, vol. 126(2), pages 342-363.
  11. Partha Mohanram & Liyan Yang, 2017. "Recap of the 27th annual financial economics and accounting conference, September 30–October 1, 2016," Review of Quantitative Finance and Accounting, Springer, vol. 48(3), pages 849-858, April.
  12. Itay Goldstein & Liyan Yang, 2017. "Information Disclosure in Financial Markets," Annual Review of Financial Economics, Annual Reviews, vol. 9(1), pages 101-125, November.
  13. Han, Bing & Tang, Ya & Yang, Liyan, 2016. "Public information and uninformed trading: Implications for market liquidity and price efficiency," Journal of Economic Theory, Elsevier, vol. 163(C), pages 604-643.
  14. Easley, David & O’Hara, Maureen & Yang, Liyan, 2016. "Differential Access to Price Information in Financial Markets," Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis, Cambridge University Press, vol. 51(4), pages 1071-1110, August.
  15. Itay Goldstein & Liyan Yang, 2015. "Information Diversity and Complementarities in Trading and Information Acquisition," Journal of Finance, American Finance Association, vol. 70(4), pages 1723-1765, August.
  16. Easley, David & Yang, Liyan, 2015. "Loss aversion, survival and asset prices," Journal of Economic Theory, Elsevier, vol. 160(C), pages 494-516.
  17. David Easley & Maureen O'Hara & Liyan Yang, 2014. "Opaque Trading, Disclosure, and Asset Prices: Implications for Hedge Fund Regulation," Review of Financial Studies, Society for Financial Studies, vol. 27(4), pages 1190-1237.
  18. Itay Goldstein & Yan Li & Liyan Yang, 2014. "Speculation and Hedging in Segmented Markets," Review of Financial Studies, Society for Financial Studies, vol. 27(3), pages 881-922.
  19. Raffi Indjejikian & Hai Lu & Liyan Yang, 2014. "Rational Information Leakage," Management Science, INFORMS, vol. 60(11), pages 2762-2775, November.
  20. Ling Cen & Hai Lu & Liyan Yang, 2013. "Investor Sentiment, Disagreement, and the Breadth--Return Relationship," Management Science, INFORMS, vol. 59(5), pages 1076-1091, May.
  21. Li, Yan & Yang, Liyan, 2013. "Prospect theory, the disposition effect, and asset prices," Journal of Financial Economics, Elsevier, vol. 107(3), pages 715-739.
  22. Bing Han & Liyan Yang, 2013. "Social Networks, Information Acquisition, and Asset Prices," Management Science, INFORMS, vol. 59(6), pages 1444-1457, June.
  23. Yan Li & Liyan Yang, 2013. "Asset-Pricing Implications of Dividend Volatility," Management Science, INFORMS, vol. 59(9), pages 2036-2055, September.
  24. Li, Yan & Yang, Liyan, 2011. "Testing conditional factor models: A nonparametric approach," Journal of Empirical Finance, Elsevier, vol. 18(5), pages 972-992.
  25. Guoqiang Tian & Liyan Yang, 2009. "Theory of negative consumption externalities with applications to the economics of happiness," Economic Theory, Springer;Society for the Advancement of Economic Theory (SAET), vol. 39(3), pages 399-424, June.
  26. Jayant Vivek Ganguli & Liyan Yang, 2009. "Complementarities, Multiplicity, and Supply Information," Journal of the European Economic Association, MIT Press, vol. 7(1), pages 90-115, March.

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  1. NEP-CTA: Contract Theory and Applications (1) 2014-07-28
  2. NEP-FMK: Financial Markets (1) 2017-11-05
  3. NEP-HPE: History and Philosophy of Economics (1) 2014-07-28
  4. NEP-MIC: Microeconomics (1) 2017-11-05
  5. NEP-MST: Market Microstructure (1) 2017-11-05


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