Xinyu Yu

Xinyu Yu

Doctoral researcher
Department of Finance

Contact details:

Xinyu Yu is a PhD candidate in the Department of Finance at Birmingham Business School, University of Birmingham. She received her master’s degree in 2014 from University of Birmingham. Her research is in the field of corporate finance, with special interests in corporate financial policies and corporate governance.


2014: MSc in Investment, University of Birmingham 

Research interests

  • Corporate Finance
  • Corporate Governance

PhD details

Title of PhD: 
Empirical essays on corporate financial policies

Dr. Ping Wang
Dr. Chun Yu Mak

PhD description:
My research aims to contribute to the literature on corporate finance. My current research focuses on topics pertaining to internal and external corporate governance, political corruption and cash management.

Back to PhD profiles
Back to Doctoral Research page