Feifei Wang

Assistant Professor



Academic Background

  • Ph.D. in Finance, University of Missouri, 2017
  • M.A. in Statistics, University of Missouri, 2012
  • M.S. in Personal Financial Planning, University of Missouri, 2010
  • B.S. in Finance (Minor in Computer Science), Beijing Forestry University, China, 2008

Academic & Professional Experience

  • Assistant Professor of Finance, Miami University, 2017 - present

Recent Publications

  • Feifei Wang, Xuemin (Sterling) Yan, and Lingling Zheng, 2022, Do Sophisticated Investors Follow Fundamental Analysis Strategies? Evidence from Hedge Funds and Mutual Funds, Forthcoming in Review of Accounting Studies.
  • Cederburg, Scott, Michael S. O'Doherty, Feifei Wang, and Xuemin (Sterling) Yan, 2020, On the Performance of Volatility-managed Portfolios, Journal of Financial Economics 138, 95-117.
  • Feifei Wang, Xuemin (Sterling) Yan, and Lingling Zheng, 2021, Should Mutual Fund Investors Time Volatility? Financial Analyst Journal, 77(1), 30-42.
  • Feifei Wang, Xuemin (Sterling) Yan, and Lingling Zheng, 2020, Time-Series and Cross-Sectional Momentum in Anomaly Returns, Forthcoming in European Financial Management.
  • Haim Kassa, Feifei Wang, and Xuemin (Sterling) Yan, 2021, Expected Stock Market Returns and Volatility: Three Decades Later, Forthcoming in Critical Finance Review.
  • Feifei Wang, and Xuemin (Sterling) Yan, 2021, Downside Risk and the Performance of Volatility- Managed Portfolios, Forthcoming in Journal of Banking and Finance.

Honors & Awards

  • CFA Charterholder, 2016
  • AFA Doctoral Student Travel Grant, 2015
  • Outstanding Graduate Research Award, 2015
  • Outstanding Graduate Teaching Award, 2014
  • Research Fellowship, Summer 2013
  • University of Missouri Ponder Scholarship, 2012-2016
  • Trulaske College of Business Ph.D. Scholarship, 2012-2016


Feifei Wang joined the Department of Finance in 2017 after completing her Ph.D. in Finance at the University of Missouri. Her research interests center on empirical asset pricing and investments. She has published in Journal of Financial Economics. She currently teaches undergraduate courses in investments. Dr. Wang is a CFA charterholder.


  • SPRING 2023
  • FIN 403 A TR 11:40AM-1:00PM, FSB 0012
  • FIN 403 B TR 1:15-2:35PM, FSB 0012
Feifei Wang

Contact Information

Office Hours

  • T 3:00-4:00pm
  • R 10:00 - 11:00am
  • By Appointment


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