Tracy Xu

Tracy Xu, PhD

Associate Professor

Reiman School of Finance |Daniels 562 |303.871.4228 | Download Photo

Biography at a Glance

Pisun (Tracy) Xu is an associate professor of finance at the Daniels College of Business. Her areas of interest include corporate finance, corporate governance, empirical asset pricing and international finance. Xu has performed research on managerial incentives and how those track to a company’s cash position as well as monetary policy and global REIT markets and corporate governance on banking lending decisions. Her additional experience includes serving as a financial analyst intern at the Washington State Export Finance Assistance Center and a credit analyst intern at the Industrial Bank of China, Tianjin, P.R. China.

Featured Research


  • PhD, Finance, University of Washington
  • MA, Economics, Ohio State University
  • BA, Finance (with honors), Nankai University, Tianjin, P.R. China
  • CFA designation

Academic Positions Held

  • Associate Professor of Finance, Daniels College of Business
  • Graduate Assistant, University of Washington