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DuckKi Cho

DuckKi Cho

PhD Student

Office:BAC 519
Mailing Address:
Main Campus
PO BOX 873906
Tempe, AZ 85287-3906

Phone: 480-965-3131
Fax: 480-965-8539
Email: duckki.cho@asu.edu


Ph.D. candidate in Finance, W. P. Carey School of Business, Arizona State University, 2017 (expected)
M.S. in Finance and Economics (Research Track), London School of Economics (LSE), 2012
M.S. in Management Engineering (Finance), Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology (KAIST), 2008
B.S. in Industrial Engineering, KAIST, 2006

Professional Experience
Senior Analyst & Manager, Fixed Income Quantitative Analysis Division, Moody's Korean Affiliate - KIS (Korea Investors Service) Pricing Inc., 2007-2011
Intern, Basel II Team, Standard Chartered Bank, 2006
Intern, C&HT (Communications and High Technology), Accenture, 2005

Research Interests
Empirical and Theoretical Asset Pricing, Human Capital, Labor Market (Markets with Frictions), Asset Allocation

Work In Progress
Can Human Capital Heterogeneity at Sector Level Explain Expected Corporate Bond Returns?

Academic Honors, Scholarships, Grants and Awards
Graduate and Professional Student Association (GPSA) Travel Grant, Arizona State University, 2014
Graduate College Travel Grant, Arizona State University, 2014
Doctoral Student Travel Grant, American Finance Association (AFA), 2014
Doctoral Fellowship, W.P.Carey School of Business, Arizona State University, 2012-2014
University Graduate Fellowship, Arizona State University, 2013
LSE SU Childcare Fund, London School of Economics (LSE) Students’ Union, 2012
High Honor Students with full tuition grants, KAIST Business School, 2006-2007
Magna Cum Laude with full tuition grants and merit-based scholarships, KAIST, 2001-2005
Silver Medal in Physics Olympiad, 1999
Silver Medal in Physics and Chemistry Olympiad,1997

Professional Activities
Doctoral Student Representative on the Finance Doctoral Committee, Arizona State University, 2013-2014
Student member of American Finance Association (AFA), 2012-present
Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) Institute (charter-holder), 2010-present