Wenqing Gao

PhD Student, Mississippi State University
Visiting Dissertation Fellow

Wenqing Gao is a PhD student in finance at Mississippi State University and a Mercatus Visiting Dissertation Fellow for the 2018-2019 academic year. She earned her MS in finance at the State University of New York at Buffalo and her BS in finance at South China Normal University. Winqing’s research interests include small dollar loan markets, empirical asset pricing, investments, consumer finance, and empirical corporate finance. Wenqing was a Mercatus Center Frédéric Bastiat fellow.