At BVU since 2004
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Degrees Held

Ph.D. in Finance, Master of Accountancy, Southern Illinois University at Carbondale;  M.B.A., Eastern Illinois University; Bachelor, Industry Economics, Renmin University of China

Works published

Wen, L., and Hao, Q., (2013), “Consumer Investment Preferences and China Real Estate Market”, International Journal of Housing Markets and Analysis, vol. 6, iss. 2. 

Wen, L., (2012), “Determinants of First-Trading-Day Abnormal Return for Stocks Listed on the Shanghai Stock Exchange”, Journal of International Management Studies, vol. 12, no. 2, pp 26-33.

Wen, L., and Hao, Q., (2012), “Empirical Study on the Country-Specific Relationship between Interest Rate and Consumer Sentiment”, European Journal of Business Research, vol. 12, no. 3, pp 109-119. 

Wen, L., and Hao, Q., (2012), “Did Sweden Benefit from the Euro without Joining the Euro Zone?”, Journal of International Finance Studies, vol. 12, no. 2, pp 83-92.

Wen, L., and Meng, J., (2011), “An Empirical Examination of Customer Relationships in Chinese Commercial Banks”, International Journal of Business, Accounting, and Finance, vol. 5, no. 2, pp 44-56.

Wen, L., and Meng, J., (2011), “The Determinants of Bank Satisfaction Level among Young Chinese Consumers”, Review of Business Research, vol. 11, no. 3, pp. 159-167.

Wen, L., and Zhong, L., (2010), “Interactions of U.S. Interest Rate, Bank Loans and Foreign Exchange Rate between U.S. and Japan”, International Journal of Business Research, vol. 10, no. 6, pp. 210-217.

Wen, L., (2009), “The Loan Loss Reserve, Commercial Lending and the Prediction of Return on Assets in Small U.S. Banks from 1988-2008”, Journal of International Finance and Economics, vol. 9, no. 2, pp. 101-106.

Wen, L., (2009), “The Empirical Analysis of Strategic Change and Origin of Top Management Successor”, International Research Journal of Finance and Economics, iss. 34, pp. 217-226.

Wen, L., (2009), “The Financial Services Modernization Act of 1999 and the Operating Performance at Large U.S. Banks”, Journal of Money, Investment and Banking, iss.7, pp. 50-57.

Wen, L., (2009), “The Accounting and Financial Performance of Non-State-Owned Chinese Commercial Banks”, Journal of Performance Management, vol. 21, no. 3, pp. 32-46.

Wen, L., (2008), “The Implications of Loan Volume and Structure in Chinese Second-Tier Commercial Banks”, Journal of International Business and Economics, vol. 8, no. 1, pp. 146-156.

Wen, L., and Davidson, W., (2007), “Insider or Outsider Managerial Succession?—an Empirical Study on CEO Successor Type”, Midwestern Business and Economic Review, iss. 39, pp. 21-28.

Wen, L., (2005), “Key Executive Turnover and Operational Performance in Poorly Performing Firms”, Credit and Financial Management Review, vol. 11, no. 2, pp. 25-36.

Wen, L., (2005), “Board Restructure, CEO Succession and Financial Performance in Financially Distressed Firms”, Journal of Academy of Business and Economics, vol. 5, no. 2, pp. 100-112.

Conference Acceptances & Presentations

“Empirical Study on the Country-Specific Relationship between Interest Rate and Consumer Sentiment”, coauthored with Qian Hao, International Academy of Business and Economics, Las Vegas, Nevada, 2012.

“Determinants of First-Trading-Day Abnormal Return for Stocks Listed on the Shanghai Stock Exchange”, International Academy of Business and Economics, Las Vegas, Nevada, 2012.

 “Did Sweden Benefit from the Euro without Joining the Euro Zone?”, coauthored with Qian Hao, International Academy of Business and Economics, Las Vegas, Nevada, 2012.

“The Determinants of Bank Satisfaction Level among Young Chinese Consumers”, coauthored with Juan Meng, International Academy of Business and Economics, Las Vegas, Nevada, (Invitation, Session Chair, Track: Finance-International Finance 4), 2011.

“An Empirical Examination of Customer Relationships in Chinese Commercial Banks”, coauthored with Juan Meng, International Academy of Business and Public Administration Disciplines, Orlando, Florida, (Accepted for Publication in Conference Proceedings), 2011.

“Interactions of U.S. Interest Rate, Bank Loans and Foreign Exchange Rate between U.S. and Japan”, coauthored with Litao Zhong, International Academy of Business and Economics, Las Vegas, Nevada, 2010.

“The Loan Loss Reserve, Commercial Lending and the Prediction of Return on Assets in Small U.S. Banks from 1988-2008”, International Academy of Business and Economics, Las Vegas, Nevada, 2009.

“The Brand Building of Chinese National Commercial Banks”, (Research Proposal), co-authored with Juan Meng, American Business Research Conference, Flushing, New York, 2009.

“The Implications of Loan Volume and Structure in Chinese Second-Tier Commercial Banks”, International Academy of Business and Economics, Las Vegas, Nevada, 2008.

“Board Restructure, CEO Succession and Financial Performance in Financially Distressed Firms”, International Academy of Business and Economics, Las Vegas, Nevada, 2005.

Textbook Development 

Contributor to Technical Proofreading, Crum, R., Brigham, E., and Houston, J., (2005). Fundamentals of International Finance, Thomson Learning, 2005-2007.                                        

Reviewer, Test Bank, Ross, S., Westerfield, R., and Jordan, B., (2004). Essentials of Corporate Finance (4th ed.), McGraw-Hill, 2005.                                                                                     

Reviewer, Instructor’s Manual, Quiz and Test Bank, Ross, S., Westerfield, R., and Jordan, B., (2006). Fundamentals of Corporate Finance (7th ed.), McGraw-Hill, 2004—2005.                          

Online Course Development

Developer, Online FNBK 405 Course (International Finance), 2009                                                

Peer Reviewer, Online FNBK 420 Course (Money and Credit Institutions), 2009                                  

Peer Reviewer, Online FNBK 316 Course (Corporate Finance), 2008                                             

Peer Reviewer, Online FNBK 322 Course (Analysis of Financial Statements), 2005   

Honors

Nomination, New Century Faculty Development Award for Advising, BVU, 2012
Nomination, New Century Faculty Development Award for Research, BVU, 2012
Finalist, George Wythe Award for Teaching Excellence, BVU, 2011
Research Award, International Academy of Business and Public Administration Disciplines (IABPAD), 2011
First Winner, New Century Faculty Development Award for Research (Cash Award $1000), BVU, 2010