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Chair, Economics and Finance, Marketing & Management

Professor of Finance


  • Ph.D. The University of Memphis 
  • M.S.   Southern Illinois University 
  • M.S. and B.S. Zhongshan University

Teaching Specialties

  • Business Finance 
  • International Finance 
  • Capital Management

Research Interests

  • Market Integrity
  • Market Microstructure
  • Corporate Governance


  • Financial Management Association
  • American Finance Association


Xiankui Hu joined Arkansas State University as an assistant professor of finance in August, 2009. He teaches international finance and capital management to MBA and undergraduate students. Dr. Hu's research interests are in the areas of market microstructure, corporate finance, derivatives, and market regulations. He has one U.S. patent and a variety of scholarly articles.