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Jiankang Zhang

Associate Professor

Degrees:B.Sc. (Zheng Zhou), M.Sc. (Northern Jiaotong), M.A. (Windsor), Ph.D. (Toronto)
Phone:613-520-2600 x 3774
Office:D-887 Loeb

Languages spoken other than English: Chinese (Mandarin)

Research fields: microeconomic theory, financial economics, decision theory

• expected utility and non-expected utility
• uncertainty and ambiguity theory
• asset pricing
• financial crises

Selected publications:

“Optimal Dividend Payouts under Jump-Diffusion Risk Processes” (with Jiezhong Zou and Zhenzhong Zhang), Stochastic Models, Vol. 25, No. 2 (April 2009), pp. 332–347.

“Subjective Ambiguity, Expected Utility and Choquet Expected Utility,” Economic Theory, Vol. 20, No. 1 (August 2002), pp. 159–181.

“Subjective Probabilities on Subjectively Unambiguous Events” (with Larry G. Epstein), Econometrica, Vol. 69, No. 2 (March 2001), pp. 265–306 (lead article).

“Least Convex Capacities” (with Larry G. Epstein), Economic Theory, Vol. 13, No. 2 (February 1999), pp. 263–286 (lead article).