Jiachen YANG

Strategy and Entrepreneurship Ph.D. in Business Administration
Specialization domain(s):

- Mergers and Acquisitions, Corporate Governance, Start up ventures


Dr Jiachen Yang’s current research interests cover the intersection between corporate strategy and governance. In his doctoral dissertation, he examines how governance mechanisms of corporations interact with their strategic decisions during mergers and acquisition in driving short- and long-term financial performance of corporations-buyers. Additionally, he is also interested in studying the influence of news media on investor behavior during significant corporate events including M&A.