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Jason Z. Wei

Jason Z. Wei

Jason Z. Wei

Professor of Finance, Department of Management, University of Toronto Scarborough


PhD, University of Toronto
MBA, York University
BSc, Harbin Institute of Technology (China)


Jason Wei is a Professor of Finance in the Department of Management at the University of Toronto-Scarborough, with a cross-appointment to the Finance area at Rotman.  His early research was mainly on derivatives valuation and applications. His recent research is on empirical asset pricing, focusing on options liquidity and trading. He is currently on the editorial board of The Journal of Derivatives. He was the Finance Division Editor of the Canadian Journal of Administrative Sciences from 2005 to 2011. In addition to his teaching and research duties, Jason is also active in various industry consulting activities and professional education programs.

Research and Teaching Interests

Have taught at the undergraduate, MBA, and PhD levels. Subjects covered include introductory finance, advanced finance, investments, portfolio management, international finance, derivative securities, risk management, option trading and liquidity. Main research interests are in empirical asset pricing.