Guodong Chen

Guodong Chen
Visiting Assistant Professor of Finance

Guodong Chen is a Visiting Assistant Professor of Finance at NYU Shanghai.  Prior to joining NYU Shanghai, he was a PhD candidate at University of Michigan. He holds a PhD and dual M.A.  degrees from University of Michigan, a M.A. degree from Peking University, and a B.S. degree from University of Science and Technology of China.

Professor Chen ’s research interests are Banking and Financial Intermediation, Household Finance, Corporate Finance and Financial Economics.

Professor Chen is a member of AFA, AEA, FMA, and Econometric Society.

Research Interests

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

Recent 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, 2016 
  • MA, Economics; Statistics (Dual), University of Michigan, 2012 
  • MA, Economics, Peking University, 2009
  • ​BS, Chemistry, University of Science and Technology of China, 2004


  • English
  • Chinese

Professor Chen is also a faculty member at Center for Business Education and Research. For more information about the center, please visit