Choi, Darwin

BS Econ, BS Eng (Penn); PhD (Yale University)

Assistant Professor

Contact

Department of Finance

Room 1256, 12/F
Cheng Yu Tung Building
12 Chak Cheung Street
Shatin, N.T., Hong Kong

+852 3943 5301

dchoi@cuhk.edu.hk

Biography

Prof. Darwin Choi joined The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) Business School in 2016 as Assistant Professor of Finance. He was Assistant Professor of Finance at the Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (HKUST) from 2009 to 2016. He received his PhD degree in Finance from Yale University in 2009 and BS in Economics and BS in Engineering degrees from the University of Pennsylvania in 2004. Darwin’s research interests include mutual funds, hedge funds, short selling, and behavioural finance. His work has been published in the Journal of Finance, Journal of Financial Economics, and Review of Financial Studies.

Teaching Area

Investments
Options and Futures

Research Interest

Mutual Funds
Hedge Funds
Behavioural Finance

  • Awards & Honours
    • Securities & Futures Institute Best Paper Award, Asian Finance Association International Conference 2012
    • The Franklin Prize for Teaching Excellence, HKUST Business School, 2012