Yong Chen

Associate Professor


Yong Chen is an Associate Professor of Finance at Mays Business School of Texas A&M University. Dr. Chen has taught investments, derivatives, portfolio management, and empirical asset pricing at the undergraduate, MBA, MS-Finance, and doctoral levels. Dr. Chen’s research area is investments with a specialty in hedge funds and mutual funds. His research has been published in leading academic finance and business journals such as the Journal of Financial Economics, Review of Financial Studies, Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis, and Management Science and practitioner journals such as Financial Analysts Journal and Journal of Investment Management, as well as presented at numerous university workshops, academic conferences (such as the American Finance Association, Western Finance Association, and European Finance Association meetings), financial policymakers (such as the Federal Reserve Bank of New York), and hedge funds.

Dr. Chen’s research papers can be viewed and downloaded from SSRN Author Page¬†and Google Scholar.

Research Interests

Investments; Hedge Funds and Mutual Funds; Empirical Methods