We are pleased to formally acknowledge Robin (Chenxing) Li’s successful defence of his dissertation titled “Three Essays on Forecasting Return Distributions with Mixture Modelling”. Robin was supervised by John Maheu and the three other members of his supervisory committee were Narat Charupat, Dean Mountain, and Shui Feng.
Robin came to our PhD program with a Master of Finance from Saint Mary’s University. While enrolled in our doctoral program, he presented papers at many top tier conferences including SBIES, ESOBE and RCEA Bayesian Workshop.
Robin will begin his academic career as an Assistant Professor at Hunan University, China in September 2020.
Please join me in congratulating Robin Li on this major achievement!