Rui Liu, Ph.D.
Rui Liu , Ph.D.
Assistant Professor of Finance
Palumbo Donahue School of Business
Contact Information
811 Rockwell Hall
Pittsburgh, PA, 15282
Phone: 412.396.1775 Fax: 412.396.4764

Dr. Liu's research interests are in empirical asset pricing and macro-finance with emphasis on fixed income markets. Her research studies the dynamics of the Treasury yield curve, including Treasury risk premia and interest rate volatility. Her research also addresses the effects of monetary policy on financial markets, the term structure of commodity futures, and financial econometrics. She has presented her research at a prestigious conference at the San Francisco Federal Reserve.

Her teaching interests are primarily in investments, portfolio management, fixed income, derivatives, and financial management. She is currently teaching Business Finance and Derivatives to undergraduate students.

She received her Ph.D. in Finance from University of Houston in 2017. She earned M.Sc. in Finance and M.B.A. from Auburn University. She also holds B.A. in Management from Dongbei University of Finance and Economics in China.