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Bing Han

Bing Han

Professor of Finance
TMX Chair in Capital Markets


Ph.D. in Finance, Anderson Graduate School of Management, UCLA
Ph.D. in Mathematics, University of Chicago




Bing Han is a Professor of Finance and the TMX Chair in Capital Markets at Rotman. His research focuses on Behavioral Finance, Investments, and Asset Pricing. He has published in top finance and economics journals as well as practitioner oriented journals. His research has been presented at many international and national conferences, and featured in mainstream media. He has taught both undergraduate and graduate courses at the University of Chicago, Ohio State University and University of Texas at Austin. He has also worked for J.P. Morgan and served on the advisory board of a hedge fund.

Academic Positions

  • 2013-

    Professor of Finance, University of Toronto

  • 2006-2013

    Assistant & Associate Professor of Finance, University of Texas at Austin

  • 2002-2006

    Assistant Professor of Finance, Ohio State University

Selected Publications - Papers

Featured Work

Research and Teaching Interests

Asset Pricing, Behavioral Finance, Investment, Risk Management, Real Estate Finance

Honors and Awards

  • 2021

    Lifetime Achievement Award, Global Institute of Financial Professionals

  • 2018

    Outstanding Paper Award, China International Forum on Finance and Policy

  • 2016

    Best Paper Award, Second Shanghai Risk Forum

  • 2013

    Outstanding Paper in Asset Pricing Research, American Association of Individual Investors

  • 2011

    Best Paper Prize (runners-up) in Review of Finance, European Finance Association

  • 2010

    CBA Foundation Research Excellence Award, University of Texas at Austin

  • 2005

    Global Competence Awards, Center for International Business Education and Research

Professional Affiliations/Memberships

  • American Finance Association

  • Western Finance Association

  • American Economic Association

  • Northern Finance Association

Academic / Professional Service

  • 2016-present

    Editor of Financial Management, Financial management Association

  • 2016-present

    Associate Editor, Journal of Empirical Finance

  • 2016-present

    Associate Editor, Pacific-Basin Finance Journal

  • 2015-present

    Associate Editor, Journal of Economic Dynamics and Control

  • 2014-present

    Associate Editor, International Review of Finance

  • 2013-present

    Member of Research Committee, International Centre for Pension Management

  • 2003-present

    Program Committee & Session Chairs, Western Finance Association

  • 2009-present

    Program Chair/co-Chair, Committee & Session Chair, China International Conference in Finance

  • 2013,2014,2017, 2018

    Program Committee & Session Chair, European Finance Association Meeting

  • 2009-present

    Program Committee, Texas Finance Festival

  • 2013, 2017, 2018

    Program Committee & Session Chair, Northern Finance Association

  • 2004-present

    Program Committee & Session Chairs, Financial Management Association

  • 2010-present

    Program Committee , Miami Behavioral Finance Conference

  • 2002-present

    Reviewers, over 100 articles/30 journals, 8 publishers, and grant agencies in USA, Canada, HK, Switzerland