Leyi (Emma) Li completed her Ph.D in Finance in 2016. Her research interests included financial intermediation, corporate finance, and reputation effects in financial markets. Emma's thesis was entitled 'Crowdfunding in capital formation: An empirical investigation'. Her supervisors were Spencer Martin, Lyndon Moore, Hae Won Jung and Bruce Grundy.
Emma now holds a position as Lecturer in Finance in the BL Deakin Business School at Deakin University.