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I am Zhikun Lu, a PhD candidate in Business (Operations Management track) from Goizueta Business School, Emory University.


Published Paper
  1. Fohlin, Caroline, and Zhikun Lu (2021) “How Contagious Was the Panic of 1907? New Evidence from Trust Company Stocks.” AEA Papers and Proceedings, vol. 111, pp. 514-19.
  2. Ruomeng Cui, Zhikun Lu, Tianshu Sun, and Joe Golden (2023) “Sooner or Later? Promising Delivery Speed in Online Retail.” Manufacturing & Service Operations Management
    – Best Paper in Track Award, 2021 International Conference on Information Systems (ICIS)
    – Finalist of 2023 MSOM Student Paper Competition
Working Paper
  1. The Value of Last-mile Delivery in Online Retail” with Ruomeng Cui, Tianshu Sun, and Lixia Wu
  2. Short Sale Bans May Improve Market Quality During Crises: New Evidence from the 2020 Covid Crash” with Caroline Fohlin and Nan Zhou, under revision
  3. “Preferential Credit Policy with Sectoral Markup Heterogeneity” with Kaiji Chen, Yuxuan Huang, Xuewen Liu, and Yong Wang, under revision