Assistant Professor of Finance

Darla Moore School of Business

University of South Carolina

1014 Greene St, Columbia, South Carolina 29208

Research Interests

Financial Institutions

Empirical Asset Pricing

ESG Finance

Email: ai.he[at]moore[dot]sc[dot]edu


(with Dashan Huang, Jiaen Li, and Guofu Zhou )

Working Papers

(with Ricardo Correa, Christoph Herpfer, and Ugur Lel )

2023 RCFS Winter, 2022 JHU Carey Conference, FIRS, SFS Cavalcade NA; 2021 NFA, NBER Summer Institute, European FA, Pre-WFA Early Career Women in Finance Conference, Wharton Climate and Commodities Virtual Conference, MFA; 2020 Boca Corporate Finance and Governance Conference, Paris December Finance Meeting

  • Boca Corporate Finance and Governance Conference Best Paper Award , 2020

AFA Poster | European Central Bank Presentation

2018 AFA Phd Poster Session, European Central Bank Money Markets Workshop; 2017 NFA, LBS Transatlantic Doctoral Conference, FMA, European Money and Finance Forum Colloquium & Bank of Finland Conference; 2016 AFBC PhD Forum & Main Conference

  • FMA Semi-finalist of the Best Paper in Markets & Institutions, 2017

  • AFBC Best Ph.D. Paper Award (3rd place) , 2016

Climate Stress Tests and Financial Constraints

2019 AFBC, CICF, MFA, Paris December Finance Meeting; 2018 SEC Doctoral Student Symposium

(with Songrun He, Dashan Huang, and Guofu Zhou )

2020 AFA, CIRF; 2019 CQA, Melbourne Asset Pricing Meeting, CICF; 2018 Conference on Financial Predictability and Data Science

  • Winner of Chicago Quantitative Alliance Academic Competition (3rd place) , 2019

  • CIRF/CFRI Best Paper Award , 2020