Zhaodong Zhong

Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey - Rutgers Business School at Newark & New Brunswick

Associate Professor of Finance

Department of Finance, Rutgers Business School

100 Rockafeller Road

Piscataway, NJ 08854

United States

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1.

Why Does Hedge Fund Alpha Decrease Over Time? Evidence from Individual Hedge Funds

Number of pages: 53 Posted: 25 Mar 2008 Last Revised: 18 Jan 2021
Charles Cao and Zhaodong Zhong
Pennsylvania State University and Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey - Rutgers Business School at Newark & New Brunswick
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hedge funds, performance, alpha, flows, capacity constraints, counter-factual analysis

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The Information Content of Option-Implied Volatility for Credit Default Swap Valuation

FDIC Center for Financial Research, Working Paper No. 2007-08
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 11 Mar 2006 Last Revised: 15 Nov 2012
Charles Cao, Zhaodong Zhong and Fan Yu
Pennsylvania State University, Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey - Rutgers Business School at Newark & New Brunswick and Claremont McKenna College - Robert Day School of Economics and Finance
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Credit default swap spread, option-implied volatility, volatility risk premium, informed trading

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Does Dodd-Frank Affect OTC Transaction Costs and Liquidity? Evidence from Real-Time CDS Trade Reports

Journal of Financial Economics (JFE), Forthcoming
Number of pages: 62 Posted: 31 May 2014 Last Revised: 24 Sep 2015
Yee Cheng Loon and Zhaodong Zhong
Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) and Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey - Rutgers Business School at Newark & New Brunswick
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Dodd-Frank Act, Over-the-Counter Markets, Liquidity, Real-Time Trade Reporting, Credit Default Swaps

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The Impact of Central Clearing on Counterparty Risk, Liquidity, and Trading: Evidence from the Credit Default Swap Market

Journal of Financial Economics (JFE), Forthcoming
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 15 Nov 2012 Last Revised: 13 Nov 2013
Yee Cheng Loon and Zhaodong Zhong
Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) and Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey - Rutgers Business School at Newark & New Brunswick
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Central Clearing, Counterparty Risk, Systemic Risk, Liquidity, Credit Default Swap

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Investing in Chapter 11 Stocks: Trading, Value, and Performance

EFA 2009 Bergen Meetings Paper
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 17 Feb 2009 Last Revised: 21 Apr 2014
Zhaodong Zhong and Lily Li
Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey - Rutgers Business School at Newark & New Brunswick and Villanova University
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bankruptcy, option pricing, heterogeneous beliefs, limits to arbitrage

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Funding Liquidity Shocks in a Quasi-Experiment: Evidence from the CDS Big Bang

Journal of Financial Economics (JFE), Forthcoming
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 12 Feb 2016 Last Revised: 11 May 2020
Xinjie Wang, Yangru Wu, Hongjun Yan and Zhaodong Zhong
Southern University of Science and Technology, Rutgers University, Newark - School of Business - Department of Finance & Economics, DePaul University and Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey - Rutgers Business School at Newark & New Brunswick
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funding liquidity, arbitrage, basis, CDS Big Bang, standardization, central clearing

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Assessing Models of Individual Equity Option Prices

Review of Quantitative Finance and Accounting, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 11 Apr 2012 Last Revised: 28 Nov 2020
Gurdip Bakshi, Gurdip Bakshi, Charles Cao and Zhaodong Zhong
Temple University - Fox School of Business and ManagementFox School of Business, Pennsylvania State University and Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey - Rutgers Business School at Newark & New Brunswick
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individual equity option-models, risk-neutral kurtosis, return-jumps, volatility-jumps, stochastic volatility, option-implied return distributions

Time Variation in Diversification Benefits of Commodity, REITs, and TIPS

Number of pages: 58 Posted: 17 Mar 2006 Last Revised: 24 Mar 2011
Jing-Zhi Huang and Zhaodong Zhong
Pennsylvania State University - University Park - Department of Finance and Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey - Rutgers Business School at Newark & New Brunswick
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Diversification, Commodity, REITs, TIPS, DCC

Time Variation in Diversification Benefits of Commodity, REITs, and TIPS

Journal of Real Estate Finance and Economics, Vol. 46, No. 1, 2013, Forthcoming
Posted: 21 Dec 2012
Jing-Zhi Huang and Zhaodong Zhong
Pennsylvania State University - University Park - Department of Finance and Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey - Rutgers Business School at Newark & New Brunswick

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diversification, commodity, REITs, TIPS, DCC

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Seasoned Equity Issuers’ R&D Investments: Signaling or Over-Optimism

Number of pages: 49 Posted: 23 Jun 2014 Last Revised: 22 Oct 2014
Hong Qian, Ke Zhong and Zhaodong Zhong
Oakland University - Department of Accounting and Finance, Central Washington University and Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey - Rutgers Business School at Newark & New Brunswick
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Seasoned Equity Offerings, Research and Development, Information Asymmetry, Signaling, Over-optimism

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Do Hedge Funds Possess Private Information about IPO Stocks? Evidence from Post-IPO Holdings

Forthcoming, Review of Asset Pricing Studies
Number of pages: 73 Posted: 19 Jun 2014 Last Revised: 31 Aug 2017
Hong Qian and Zhaodong Zhong
Oakland University - Department of Accounting and Finance and Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey - Rutgers Business School at Newark & New Brunswick
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Initial Public Offerings, Hedge Funds, Private Information, Underwriters, Prime Brokers

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Corporate Social Responsibility and the Term Structure of CDS Spreads

Journal of International Financial Markets, Institutions & Money, 74, 101406
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 18 Apr 2019 Last Revised: 16 Sep 2021
Feng Gao, Yubin Li, Xinjie Wang and Zhaodong Zhong
Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey - Rutgers Business School at Newark & New Brunswick, Harbin Institute of Technology, Shenzhen, Southern University of Science and Technology and Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey - Rutgers Business School at Newark & New Brunswick
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corporate social responsibility (CSR), credit default swap (CDS), term structure

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Are College Education and Job Experience Complements or Substitutes? Evidence from Hedge Fund Portfolio Performance

28th Australasian Finance and Banking Conference
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 18 Aug 2015
Byoung Uk Kang, Jin-Mo Kim, Oded Palmon and Zhaodong Zhong
The Hong Kong Polytechnic University - School of Accounting and Finance, Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey - Rutgers Business School at Newark & New Brunswick, Rutgers Business School and Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey - Rutgers Business School at Newark & New Brunswick
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Education and Productivity, Education Area, Work Experience, Complementarity, Hedge Fund Performance

13.

Economic Policy Uncertainty, CDS Spreads, and CDS Liquidity Provision

Journal of Futures Markets, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 26 Sep 2017 Last Revised: 08 Jul 2020
Xinjie Wang, Weike Xu and Zhaodong Zhong
Southern University of Science and Technology, Clemson University - Department of Finance and Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey - Rutgers Business School at Newark & New Brunswick
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Policy uncertainty, Credit default swap, Liquidity provision, Market depth

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Post-Crisis Regulations, Market Making, and Liquidity in Over-the-Counter Markets

Journal of Banking and Finance, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 19 Jan 2019 Last Revised: 03 Nov 2021
Xinjie Wang and Zhaodong Zhong
Southern University of Science and Technology and Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey - Rutgers Business School at Newark & New Brunswick
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Regulation, Basel III, capital requirement, liquidity, order rejection rate, price impact

15.

Does the FOMC Cycle Affect Credit Risk?

Financial Management, forthcoming
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 05 Feb 2020 Last Revised: 12 May 2021
Difang Huang, Yubin Li, Xinjie Wang and Zhaodong Zhong
Monash University, Harbin Institute of Technology, Shenzhen, Southern University of Science and Technology and Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey - Rutgers Business School at Newark & New Brunswick
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FOMC, credit default swap, cycle, Fed, monetary policy

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Trading Behavior of Retail Investors in Derivatives Markets: Evidence from Mini Options

Journal of Banking and Finance, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 22 Jul 2021
Yubin Li, Chen Zhao and Zhaodong Zhong
Harbin Institute of Technology, Shenzhen, Rutgers University - Rutgers Business School - Newark and New Brunswick and Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey - Rutgers Business School at Newark & New Brunswick
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options, retail investors, trading behavior, limited attention, sentiment

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Decoding Default Risk: A Review of Modeling Approaches, Findings, and Estimation Methods

Annual Review of Financial Economics
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 08 Apr 2022
Gurdip Bakshi, Gurdip Bakshi, Xiaohui Gao and Zhaodong Zhong
Temple University - Fox School of Business and ManagementFox School of Business, Fox School of Business, Temple University and Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey - Rutgers Business School at Newark & New Brunswick
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default, recovery in default, structural models, default intensity-based credit risk models, model estimation, empirical facts in credit markets

18.

Credit Default Swaps and Analyst Optimism

Number of pages: 42 Posted: 07 May 2019
Suresh Govindaraj, Yubin Li, Chen Zhao and Zhaodong Zhong
Rutgers University - Rutgers Business School - Newark and New Brunswick, Harbin Institute of Technology, Shenzhen, Rutgers University - Rutgers Business School - Newark and New Brunswick and Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey - Rutgers Business School at Newark & New Brunswick
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credit default swaps, analyst forecast, optimism

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Public News and Market Liquidity: Evidence from the CDS Market

Number of pages: 41 Posted: 30 Dec 2019
Department of Economics, University of Reading, Southern University of Science and Technology, West Virginia University - Department of Finance, Chinese University of Hong Kong (Shenzhen) and Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey - Rutgers Business School at Newark & New Brunswick
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credit default swap, liquidity, news coverage, news sentiment, institutional investors

20.

Monetary Policy Surprises and Corporate Credit Spreads

Number of pages: 65 Posted: 16 Nov 2020 Last Revised: 15 Mar 2021
Difang Huang, Xinjie Wang and Zhaodong Zhong
Monash University, Southern University of Science and Technology and Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey - Rutgers Business School at Newark & New Brunswick
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monetary policy, credit risk, FOMC, single-name CDS

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Dealer Inventory, Pricing, and Liquidity in the OTC Derivatives Markets: Evidence from Index CDSs

Journal of Financial Markets, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 21 Dec 2018 Last Revised: 10 Dec 2020
Xinjie Wang and Zhaodong Zhong
Southern University of Science and Technology and Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey - Rutgers Business School at Newark & New Brunswick
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Inventory, CDS Spread, Liquidity, Index CDS, Dealer, Index Basis, Bid-Ask Spread

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The Co-Movements of Stock, Bond, and CDS Illiquidity Before, During and After the Global Financial Crisis

Journal of Financial Research, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 28 Dec 2018 Last Revised: 12 Oct 2020
Xinjie Wang, Yangru Wu and Zhaodong Zhong
Southern University of Science and Technology, Rutgers University, Newark - School of Business - Department of Finance & Economics and Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey - Rutgers Business School at Newark & New Brunswick
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Price Discrimination Against Retail Investors: Evidence from Mini Options

Journal of Banking and Finance, Vol. 106, No. 50-64, 2019
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 04 Jan 2018 Last Revised: 24 Apr 2021
Yubin Li, Chen Zhao and Zhaodong Zhong
Harbin Institute of Technology, Shenzhen, Rutgers University - Rutgers Business School - Newark and New Brunswick and Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey - Rutgers Business School at Newark & New Brunswick
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options, retail investors, liquidity, price discrimination, earnings announcements

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Informed Trading and Variations in Trading Volume and Liquidity: Evidence from Index CDSs

Number of pages: 51 Posted: 16 Jun 2020 Last Revised: 22 Feb 2022
Weike Xu, Xinjie Wang and Zhaodong Zhong
Clemson University - Department of Finance, Southern University of Science and Technology and Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey - Rutgers Business School at Newark & New Brunswick
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informed trading, index CDSs, intraday trading pattern, trading costs

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The Roles of Institutional Investors in the Failure of Newly Public Stocks

Number of pages: 56 Posted: 12 Mar 2019
Hong Qian, Santhosh Ramalingegowda and Zhaodong Zhong
Oakland University - Department of Accounting and Finance, University of Georgia - Terry College of Business and Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey - Rutgers Business School at Newark & New Brunswick
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Newly Public Stocks, Institutional Investors, Monitoring, Investor Sentiment

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Do Well-Behaved Firms Attract More Market Makers? Evidence from the CDS Market

Number of pages: 44 Posted: 26 Apr 2021
Yubin Li, Xinjie Wang and Zhaodong Zhong
Harbin Institute of Technology, Shenzhen, Southern University of Science and Technology and Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey - Rutgers Business School at Newark & New Brunswick
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corporate social responsibility (CSR), credit default swap (CDS), Market Making

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Biases in CDS Spreads after the CDS Big Bang

Journal of Fixed Income, Forthcoming
Posted: 05 Feb 2020 Last Revised: 27 Feb 2020
Xinjie Wang, Hongjun Yan and Zhaodong Zhong
Southern University of Science and Technology, DePaul University and Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey - Rutgers Business School at Newark & New Brunswick

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ISDA standard CDS model, CDS spread, bias, upfront payment, fixed coupon, term structure

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Pricing Credit Default Swaps with Option-Implied Volatility

Financial Analysts Journal, Vol. 67, No. 4, 2011
Posted: 09 Aug 2011 Last Revised: 11 Sep 2011
Charles Cao, Fan Yu and Zhaodong Zhong
Pennsylvania State University, Claremont McKenna College - Robert Day School of Economics and Finance and Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey - Rutgers Business School at Newark & New Brunswick

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Derivatives, Credit Derivatives Markets and Instruments, Modeling and Pricing Credit Derivatives, Options Markets and Instruments, Volatility Issues