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Dr Tianxi Wang

Lecturer
Department of Economics
Dr Tianxi Wang
  • Email

  • Telephone

    +44 (0) 1206 873480

  • Location

    3.205, Colchester Campus

  • Academic support hours

    Tuesday 14:00 - 16:00

Profile

Biography

Tianxi Wang joined the Department in September 2007. Tianxi's first degree was in Materials Science, following which he completed a master's degree in mathematics, after which he became a research student in economics at the London School of Economics. Tianxi's research interests are in contract theory and its applications, and in the organisation of financial markets.

Qualifications

  • PhD in Economics London School of Economics, (2009)

  • Msc in Pure Mathematics Beijing University, (1999)

  • BE in Material Science and Engineering Zhejiang University, (1996)

Research and professional activities

Research interests

Contract theory and its applications

The organisation of financial markets

Money and banking

Teaching and supervision

Current teaching responsibilities

  • Banking (EC906)

  • Topics in Financial Economics (EC908)

  • Game Theory and Applications (EC943)

Publications

Journal articles (5)

Wang, T., Banks' Wealth, Banks Creation of Money, and Central Banking. International Journal of Central Banking

Wang, T., (2018). Put Your Money Where Your Mouth Is: A Model of Certification with Informed Finance. International Review of Finance

Wang, T., (2015). Competition and Increasing Returns to Scale: A Model of Bank Size. The Economic Journal. 125 (585), 989-1014

Wang, T., (2013). A model of leverage based on risk sharing. Economics Letters. 119 (1), 97-100

Wang, T., (2011). The dynamics of names: A model of reputation. International Economic Review. 52 (4), 1039-1058

Contact

wangt@essex.ac.uk
+44 (0) 1206 873480

Location:

3.205, Colchester Campus

Academic support hours:

Tuesday 14:00 - 16:00