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Dr. Albert Ahn is currently an Assistant Professor in the Department of Management, School of Business, at Hong Kong Baptist University.
He received his Ph.D in Strategic Management at the University of California, Irvine, and a MA degree in Statistics at Yale University.
He also graduated with honors (Phi Beta Kappa) and earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in Economics from Emory University. 

His research domain lies within the realm of capital markets. He investigates shareholder activism, specifically hedge fund activism, and its impact on corporate governance (for e.g., CEOs, board of directors) and corporate strategy. He also examines tax avoidance in the context of corporate governance and corporate strategy of firms.

His research has been published in top-tier journals such as Strategic Management Journal and the Academy of Management Perspectives. His research has been featured in major media outlets such as the Institutional Investor and Singtao Finance.

Research Interests

Strategic Management

Corporate Strategy

Corporate Governance

Shareholder Activism

Hedge Fund Activism

Tax Avoidance

Chinese Name


Education/Academic qualification

PhD, University of California at Irvine


Master, University of Southern California


Master, Yale University

Aug 2009May 2010

Bachelor, Emory University

Aug 2002May 2006


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