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Yi Luo

Assistant Professor


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Personal profile

Dr. Yi (Sherry) Luo is an Assistant Professor of Accounting and joined XJTLU in 2022. Prior to the work at XJTLU, she was a teaching assistant at Lancaster University. She has rich teaching experience in Econometrics, Quantitative Methods in Economics and Statistics. She also contributed in several professional training programmes like Machine Learning in Economics initiated by Timberlake. Her main research interests lie in: earnings management, machine learning in Finance and Accounting, high-frequency volatility modeling and tail risk modeling.

Research interests

Earnings management

Machine Learning in Accounting and Finance

High-frequency financial volatility modeling

Tail risk modeling


Assistant Professor of Accounting in XJTLU, 2022 to present

Teaching assistant of Economics in Lancaster University, 2018 to 2022


ACC 207: Econometrics in Accounting and Finance

ACC 103: Introduction of Financial Accounting

ACC 411: Integrated Case Study

ECON 103: Quantitative Methods in Economics (Undergraduate)

ECON 212: Introduction to Econometrics (Undergraduate)

ECON 403: Applied Econometrics (Graduate)

ECON 413: Market Risk Forecasting and Control (Graduate)

ECON 420: Postgraduate Dissertation: Time Series Session (Graduate)

Education/Academic qualification

PhD in Economics, Lancaster University, 2022

MicroMaster in Statistics and Data Science, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 2020

MSc in Money, Banking and Finance, Lancaster University, 2017

Person Types

  • Staff

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