Tong Wang



Assistant Professor

Department of Finance
Pamplin College of Business
Virginia Tech
Blacksburg, VA 24061

Office: Pamplin 2124
Phone: 540-231-2343



Fall 2014 Teaching Schedule:

FIN 3144 Investments M W 2:30p 3:45p ROB 112
FIN 3144 Investments M W 11:15a 12:30p PAM 1008
FIN 3144 Investments M W 4:00p 5:15p PAM 3028

Fall 2014 Office Hours:

  • MW 10:00-11:15

Education and Certification:

  • Ph.D. , University of Southern California 2013
  • M.A.,  University of Southern California 2006
  • B.S.,  Fudan University 2003


I will be teaching undergraduate level Investments at Virginia Tech in Fall 2013.  I taught Business Finance at USC.   I was also a teaching assistant of various courses at MBA and Ph.D. levels at USC.


I mainly conduct empirical research in asset pricing.  My current research topics include financial derivatives, option pricing, liquidity and trading volume.  In particular, I study the impact of option hedging on the underlying equity markets.


I am also interested Bayesian Statistics and Markov Chain Monte Carlo (MCMC) method.