Evan Jo

PhD Student, Finance
Evan Jo
Contact Information
Email address: 
evan.zhou [at] mail.mcgill.ca

Bronfman Building [Map]
1001 rue Sherbrooke Ouest
Montreal, Quebec
H3A 1G5

  • Desautels Faculty of Management, McGill University 2014-
    Ph.D., Finance
  • Desautels Faculty of Management, McGill University 2011-2014
    Bachelor of Commerce, Joint Honours Economics and Finance
  • My research is on measuring, pricing, and sharing risks in the economy. My research interests include Asset Pricing, Capital Markets, and Credit Risk.

FINE 434 Topics in Finance 1 3 Credits
    Offered in the:
  • Fall
  • Winter
  • Summer

FINE 452 Applied Quantitative Finance 3 Credits
    Offered in the:
  • Fall
  • Winter
  • Summer

PhD Student
Research areas: 
Asset Allocation
Asset Pricing
Capital Markets
Credit Risk
Risk Management
Awards, honours, and fellowships: 
  • 2017–2019: SSHRC Doctoral Fellowship, SSHRC
  • 2016–2017: Excellence in Teaching Award, McGill University
  • 2016-2016: Best Discussant Award, McGill–HEC Doctoral Workshop
  • 2015-2016: Doctoral Scholarship - Finance, Desjardins Foundation
  • 2015-2016: Joseph-Armand Bombardier Master’s Scholarship, SSHRC
  • 2014-2015: Excellence Scholarship, Autorité des Marchés Financiers
  • 2014-2019: Doctoral Fellowship, McGill University
  • 2014-2015: Walter John Stenason PhD Fellowship, McGill University
  • 2014-2014: First Class Joint Honours in Economics and Finance, McGill University

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