Richard Lok-Si Ieong

Hi, I am a 3rd-year Ph.D. student in Finance at Zicklin School of Business, Baruch College, CUNY.

My CV will be available soon. Find my research projects on SSRN!


Working Papers

Hazed and confused: Prenatal pollutant exposure and CEO risk-taking

Coauthors: P. Raghavendra Rau and YiLin Wu
- 2024 Manulife and Aberdeen ESG - Sustainable Investment and Development Thesis Award - Excellent Paper Award
- Featured in the Insights of Cambridge Judge Business School, titled "CEOs: the risks they take may be influenced before birth"

Exposures to Common Shocks Along Supply Chains and Relative Performance Evaluation in CEO Compensation Contracts

Coauthors: Shawn Thomas and YiLin Wu
- A previous version of this paper circulated under the title, "Supply network linkages and CEO compensation contracts"

Work in Progress

Coming soon.


2023 FMA Annual Meeting*2

- "Propagation of ESG-linked compensation through boardroom connections" by Izidin El Kalak, Oksana Pryshchepa, Cong Wang, and Qingwei Wang
- "Can institutional investors influence social media sentiment?" by Heng Emily Wang and Xiaoyang Zhu



FIN 3000, Principles of Finance
- 2023 - present (fall & spring terms)

Internship Coordinator (undergraduate)

FIN 5610 & 5611, Internship in Finance I & II
ECO 5010 & 5011, Internship in Economics I & II
BUS 3001-3006, Business Internship I-IV
- 2022 Spring - present (fall, spring, winter, and summer terms). For more details, please visit our internship instruction.

Teaching Assistant

ECO 1002, Principles of Macroeconomics
- 2022 Fall - 2023 Spring

Contact Me


1 Bernard Baruch Way, New York, NY 10010