Guodong Chen

Guodong Chen is an Assistant Professor of Finance, NYU Shanghai; Global Network Assistant Professor, NYU.  Prior to joining NYU Shanghai, he was a PhD candidate at University of Michigan. He holds a PhD and dual MA degrees from University of Michigan, an MA degree from Peking University, and a BS degree from University of Science and Technology of China. Professor Chen is a member of AFA, AEA, FMA, and Econometric Society.

Select Publications

  • “Bank Ownership and Credit Growth in Emerging Markets During and After the 2008–09 Financial Crisis—A Cross-Regional Comparison,” (Joint with Yi Wu), IMF Working Paper, No. 14-171, 2014.


  • PhD, Economics
    University of Michigan
  • MA, Economics; Statistics
    University of Michigan
  • MA, Economics
    Peking University

Research Interests

  • Banking and Financial Intermediation
  • Household Finance
  • Corporate Finance
  • Financial Economics