Jian Cai |
Jian Cai is a research economist in the Research Department of the Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland. She is primarily interested in theoretical and empirical corporate finance and financial intermediation, and empirical asset pricing. Her current work focuses on interbank competition, executive compensation, and agency problems.
Dr. Cai earned a PhD in finance and an MBA from Washington University in St. Louis. She also holds a bachelor’s degree in economics from Fudan University (Shanghai, China) and a master’s degree in marketing research from Southern Illinois University at Edwardsville. Prior to her PhD study, she worked for Fleishman-Hillard as a senior research manager and for Commerce Bancshares as a senior business intelligence analyst and a bank officer.