DR Xue Jia

DR Xue Jia


  • Information economics, voluntary and mandatory disclosures, cost of capital, heterogeneous investors in capital markets



  • Xue Jia joined the University of Melbourne as a senior lecturer in 2016. She obtained her PhD from Tilburg University in the Netherlands in 2016. During her PhD study, she visited Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University in 2015 and Tepper School of Business at Carnegie Mellon University in 2016. Her research primarily focuses on using economic modelling to explore the value of information disclosures to the firm and to the investors in the capital market.   


Education and training

  • Ph.D., Tilburg University 2016
  • M.Phil., Tilburg University 2012
  • M.Sc., Tilburg University 2011
  • B.Sc., Xi'an Jiaotong University 2009

Awards and honors

  • Limperg Scholarship for US research visit, Limperg Institute, 2015
  • Gijs Bak Scholarship, CentER, 2012
  • CentER Scholarship, CentER, 2012
  • Research Talent Scholarship, The Netherlands Organization for Scientific Research (NWO), 2012
  • Tilburg University Scholarship, Tilburg University, 2009


Available for supervision

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