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Ning Pu

Ning Pu

Ph.D. Candidate in Finance 








B.A., Economics and Statistics, Mount Holyoke College, 2007, Cum Laude

Research/Teaching Interests:

Alternative Investments

Corporate Finance

Corporate Governance

Financial Econometrics


Working Papers:

Impact of Shareholder Activism on Existing Bondholder Wealth: Evidence from CalPERS Universal Investors and M&A Peers
Mergers & Acquisitions and Universal Investors
Venture Capital Indices: An Empirical Investigation



2012: Annual Meeting of the Eastern Finance Association (Boston, MA)
2011: Decision Science Institute Conference (Boston, MA)

Finance Industry Experience:

Research Associate, Finance and Mass Tort Practice, NERA Economic Consulting [July - December 2007]
Investment Banking Analyst (Internship), U.S. Leveraged Finance, Barclays Capital [June - August 2006]
Investment Associate (Internship), Global Wealth Management, Merrill Lynch [December 2005 - January 2006]
Trading Associate (Internship), International Trading Desk, Knight Capital Group [June - August 2005]

Other Work Experience:

National Staff, Medicin Sans Frontiers (Belgian), 2008 Sichuan Quake Relief Mission [May - July 2008]
EU Business Coordinator, European Union Project Incubation Center [February - May 2008]