Curriculum vitae


Henry Kaufman Management Center
44 W 4th St #10–185B
New York, NY 10012–1106
Tel.: 212–998–0012


New York University, Stern School of Business – New York, NY, USA
++++Ph.D. candidate in Accounting, August 2011–Present
Cornell University – Ithaca, NY, USA
++++M.S. in Applied Economics and Management, August 2007–August 2009
++++++++Thesis: Optimal Investment in Ethanol Plants: A Real Options Analysis with Two Stochastic Variables.
++++++++Special Committee: Todd M. Schmit (Chair), Jon M. Conrad.
Renmin University of China – Beijing, China
++++Bachelor of Management, September 2003–July 2007


Cornell University – Ithaca, NY, USA
++++Warren Award, Second Place, May 2011
++++Warren Award, Second Place, May 2010


Member of the American Accounting Association. Since 2012.
Member of the American Finance Association. Since 2012.
Member of Society for Financial Studies. Since 2012.
Member of the American Economics Association. 2012. Inactive.
Member of the Agricultural & Applied Economics Association. 2007. Inactive.

Journal Articles

Todd M. Schmit, Luo Jianchuan, and Jon M. Conrad. 2011. Estimating the influence of U.S. ethanol policy on plant investment decisions: A real options analysis with two stochastic variables, Energy Economics 33 (6): 1194–1205.
Todd M. Schmit, Jianchuan Luo, and Loren W. Tauer. 2009. Ethanol Plant Investment using Net Present Value and Real Options Analyses, Biomass and Bioenergy 33 (10): 1442–1451.


AAA Annual Meeting, August 2014
NYU Accounting Summer Camp, June 2012, June 2013, June 2014
Columbia University Burton Workshop, November 2013
JAAF Conference, November 2011
NE Renewable Energy Conference, August 2008

Professional Studies

Charted Financial Analyst (CFA) Program
++++Enrolled in August 2009. Inactive.
Securities Regulations Examination
++++Passed all 5 offered exams. Eligible to apply for Practicing Certificate.

As of August 6 2014