Weijia Zhi received her Ph.D. degree in Accounting and her Master’s degree in Business Research and Analytics from the Frankfurt School of Finance and Management. Before that, she also earned her Master’s degree in Business Administration from Central South University and her Bachelor’s degree in Accounting from Shandong University. Her research interests cover non-financial information and capital markets, corporate social objectives, the political economy of finance and accounting, and CEO managerial style.


Working Papers

1. Do Nature-Loving CEOs Make the World Greener?

2. Democracy Exposed CEOs

3. Can City Action Make Firms Good Citizens in Global Warming Mitigation?


Working in Progress

1. Legislation in Corporate Social Objectives

2. Analysts’ ESG Preference