BS Econ, BS Eng (Penn); PhD (Yale University)
Department of FinanceRoom 1256, 12/F
Cheng Yu Tung Building
12 Chak Cheung Street
Shatin, N.T., Hong Kong
+852 3943 5301
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.
Options and Futures
- Publications & Working Papers
- Darwin Choi, Bige Kahraman, and Abhiroop Mukherjee (2016), “Learning about Mutual Fund Managers,” Journal of Finance, 71, 2809- 2860.
- Darwin Choi and Sam K. Hui (2014), “The Role of Surprise: Understanding Overreaction and Underreaction to Unanticipated Events using In-Play Soccer Betting Market,” Journal of Economic Behaviour and Organisation, 107, 614-629.
- Darwin Choi, Mila Getmansky, Brian Henderson, and Heather Tookes (2010), “Convertible Bond Arbitrageurs as Suppliers of Capital,” Review of Financial Studies, 23, 2492-2522.
- Darwin Choi, Mila Getmansky, and Heather Tookes (2009), “Convertible Bond Arbitrage, Liquidity Externalities, and Stock Prices,” Journal of Financial Economics, 91, 227-251.
- Awards & Honours
- Securities & Futures Institute Best Paper Award, Asian Finance Association International Conference 2012
- The Franklin Prize for Teaching Excellence, HKUST Business School, 2012