Zhe Li

Zhe LiDoctoral researcher
Department of Finance

Contact details: zxl609@bham.ac.uk

Zhe registered as a PhD student at Birmingham Business School in October 2016. Before starting his PhD, Zhe graduated from Warwick Business School in major of Business Finance and Accounting (MSc) with Distinction in dissertation in 2016. Zhe also holds a Bachelor of Economics in Finance from South China University of Technology.

Zhe Li’s research interests pertain to corporate social responsibility, and empirical corporate finance. His papers co-authored by his two supervisors have been accepted and will be presented in the top finance conferences such as the 2019 Financial Management Association (FMA) Annual Meeting (New Orleans, USA), and the 28th European Financial Management Association (EFMA) Annual Meeting (University of Azores, ISLAND OF S. MIGUEL, PORTUGAL).


  • MSc Business (Finance and Accounting), Warwick Business School, University of Warwick
  • Bachelor of Economics in Finance, School of Economics and Commerce, South China University of Technology

Research interests

  • Corporate Social Responsibility Performance and Reporting
  • Empirical Corporate Finance

PhD details

Title of PhD: 
Empirical Topics in Corporate Social Responsibility

Dr Ping Wang and Dr Jing-Ming Kuo

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