PengCheng (Phil) Zhu

Assistant Professor of Finance
PengCheng (Phil) Zhu
Email
pzhu@sandiego.edu
Phone
(619) 260-2382
Office Location
Olin Hall 208
Degree
  • Ph.D. Carlton University, Canada, Finance
  • MBA Carlton University
  • B.B.A. Shanghai Institute of Foreign Trade, China, Finance
Areas of Expertise

Selected Publications

  • Multinational Restructuring
  • Partial Acquisitions: Motivation and Consequences on Firm Performance
  • Thirty years’ Canadian evidence from stock splits, reverse stock splits, and stock dividends
  • One vote - one share
  • Paying for Cross-Border Acquisitions: The Impact of Prior Acquirers' Decisions

Summary

Phil Zhu is an Assistant Professor of Finance at the School of Business Administration at the University of San Diego. Dr. Zhu teaches courses in international financial management. His research focuses on cross-border mergers and acquisitions, corporate governance, and emerging market finance. He has published research articles in several journals including Journal of Corporate Finance, Financial Management, Journal of Multinational Financial Management, Emerging Market Review, Emerging Markets Finance and Trade, Strategic Management Journal, Journal of Business Research, Journal of International Management, and Journal of Educational & Behavioral Statistics. Dr. Zhu is a recipient of the Barclay Global Investor Canada Research Award in 2006.Before joining the faculty at the University of San Diego, Dr. Zhu taught at the Eberhardt School of Business at the University of the Pacific, and the Sprott School of Business at Carleton University. He also worked as a business analyst in a global management consulting firm in…