MBA, Purdue University
Mergers & Acquisitions
Dr. Baixiao Liu is an associate professor in the Department of Finance at Florida State University’s College of Business. He teaches courses on corporate finance, investment management and mergers and acquisitions. Liu’s research interests include financial media, short selling and mergers and acquisitions.
Liu received his bachelor’s degree in communication engineering from the University of Electronic Science and Technology of China and his MBA and Ph.D. in finance from Purdue University.
The Role of the Media in Corporate Governance: Do the Media Influence Managers’ Capital Allocation Decisions? (with John J. McConnell, 2013, lead article, Journal of Financial Economics 110, 1-17)
Arbitrage Involvement and Security Prices (with Byoung-Hyoun Hwang and Wei Xu, 2019, Management Science 65(6), 2858-2875)
Media Partisanship and Fundamental Corporate Decisions (with April Knill and John J. McConnell, forthcoming, Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis)