Yifan Zhou

Department of Finance

  • Level 11, 198 Berkeley Street
    The University of Melbourne
    3010 Victoria


Yifan entered the Ph.D. program in 2016. He obtained his Bachelor of Commerce (Honours) degree with First Class Honours in Accounting and Finance from the University of Auckland. His primary research interests lie in the intersection between politics and finance. The first chapter of his thesis, titled Surprise Election for Trump Connections, is forthcoming in the Journal of Financial Economics. Yifan was a visiting scholar at Columbia Business School in 2019.