George Gao

George Gao

Assistant Professor of Finance

375 Sage Hall
Samuel Curtis Johnson Graduate School of Management
Cornell University
Ithaca, NY 14853-6201
Phone: 607-255-8729

Professor Gao's research interests are in the areas of asset pricing, investments and financial econometrics. His current works focus on disaster risk and asset prices. He teaches various MBA and PhD courses, including futures, swaps and options, advanced investment strategies, and empirical asset pricing. He received competitive research awards from the Q Group and the GARP Risk Management. George earned his PhD and MBA from the University of Chicago Booth School of Business, and he worked as a research consultant for UBS O'Connor Quantitative Strategies in Chicago.

Curriculum Vitae (CV)

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Published Papers

  • Alan, Yasin; Gao, George; Gaur, Vishal.  "Does Inventory Productivity Predict Future Stock Returns? A Retailing Industry Perspective"  Management Science  60.10  (2014):  2416-2434.

  • Gao, George; Shi, J..  "The Empirical Analysis of Anticipatory Effect of Price Change in China"  Statistical Research  3  (2002):  24-39.

  • Gao, George; Shi, J..  "An Empirical and Comparative Study of GDP Growth and Savings between China and the United States"  Statistical Research  13  (2000):  15-28.

Working Papers