Western Kentucky University

GFCB Finance Staff - Y. Ling Lo

Dr. Y. Ling Lo

Dr. Y. Ling Lo

Associate Professor- Finance

Office:  GH 325
Phone:  270-745-2934
Email:  ling.lo@wku.edu


Dr. Lo specializes in Corporate Finance, Corporate Transparency, and Investments. Her current research focuses on mergers and acquisitions, Corporate Transparency, Marketing Timing, Seasoned Equity Offerings, and IPOs. "She teaches undergraduate courses in financial management and investments as well as MBA course in advanced financial management."


Ph.D., Finance, Florida State University
M.B.A., University of West Georgia
B.B.A., Management, University of West Georgia

Dr. Lo's recent research includes "The Effect of Corporate Transparency in the Acquistion Marke;" "Corporate Transparency and Market Timing Ability: The Case of Seasoned Equity Offerings," with Dr. David Peterson, submitted to Financial Review; and "Are Low Transparency Firms More Successful in Timing Repurchase Activities?" "She is a member of the Financial Management Association, Southern Finance Association, Southwestern Finance Association, and Beta Gamma Sigma Society."

 Last Modified 7/22/13