College of Business Mississippi State University

Faculty & Staff

 Helena  He, Ph.D.
  • Helena He, Ph.D.
  • Instructor of Finance
  • wh222@msstate.edu
  • 310B
  • Office: 662.325.2421
  • Department: 662.325.2341

Education

  • Ph.D., University of New Orleans, Financial Economics
  • MBA, Assumption University, Finance
  • BBA, Assumption University, International Business

Recent Publications

2017
  • "The Effect of the Split Share Structure Reform on Working Capital Management of Chinese Companies ", with Tarun Mukherjee and Kent H Baker, Global Finance Journal, 2017.
2015
  • "Performance and Market Timing of Chinese Mutual Funds", with Bolong Cao and H. Kent Baker, Financial Services Review, 2015, vol. 24, no. 3, p 289-311.
2013
  • "Impact of free cash flow on overinvestment: An empirical evidence of Chinese listed firms Nonlinear time series and finance", with NyoNyo A. Kyaw, Nonlinear Time Series and Finance, 2013, p 98-130.
2012
  • "Why Firms Offer New-Issue Direct Stock Purchase Plans", with Tarun Mukherjee and Kent H Baker, Journal of Applied Finance, 2012, vol. 22, no. 2, p 113-123.

Recent Presentations

2016
  • "The Effect of the Split Share Structure Reform on Working Capital Management of Chinese Companies", with Tarun Mukherjee and Kent H Baker, India Finance Conference , India, 2016.
  • "The Effect of the Split Share Structure Reform on Working Capital Management of Chinese Companies", with Tarun Mukherjee and Kent H Baker, Financial Management Association Asia Pacific Conference, Sydney, Australia, 2016.
  • "Capital Structure Adjustment Behaviors of Chinese Listed Companies: Evidence from the Split Share Structure Reform in China", with NyoNyo Kyaw, Eastern Finance Association Annual Conference, Baltimore, MD, 2016.
  • "The Peer Effect of Corporate Financial Decisions around Split Share Structure Reform in China", with Qian Wang, Eastern Finance Association Annual Conference, Baltimore, MD, 2016.
  • "The Effect of the Split Share Structure Reform on Working Capital Management of Chinese Companies", with Tarun Mukherjee and Kent H Baker, Southwest Finance Association Annual Meeting, Oklahoma City, OK, 2016.
  • "The Effect of the Split Share Structure Reform on Working Capital Management of Chinese Companies", with Tarun Mukherjee and Kent H Baker, Midwest Finance Association Annual Conference, Atlanta, GA, 2016.
2015
  • "The Performance and Market Timing Ability of Chinese Mutual Funds", with Bolong Cao and Kent H. Baker, Southern Finance Association Annual Meeting, Captiva Island, FL, 2015.
  • "The Performance and Market Timing Ability of Chinese Mutual Funds", with Bolong Cao and Kent Baker, Asian Finance Association Conference, Changsha, China, 2015.
  • "A Close Look at the Capital Structure Adjustment Behaviors of Chinese Listed Companies", with NyoNyo Kyaw, IBEC Bangkok Conference, Bangkok, Thailand, 2015.
2014
  • "The Peer Effect of Corporate Financial Decisions: The Chinese Evidence", with Qian Wang, Financial Management Association Annual Meeting, Nashville, Tennessee, 2014.
  • "The Peer Effect of Corporate Financial Decisions: The Chinese Evidence", with Qian Wang, Midwest Finance Association Annual Meeting, Orlando, Florida, 2014.
2013
  • "Ownership Concentration and Working Capital Management: The Chinese Experience", with Tarun Mukherjee and Kent H. Baker, Southern Finance Association Annual Conference, Fajardo, Puerto Rico, 2013.
  • "The Performance and Market Timing Ability of Active Chines Stock Mutual Funds: A First Look ", with Bolong Cao and Kent H. Baker, Financial Management Association Annual Conference, Chicago, IL, 2013.
2012
  • "Corporate governance and overinvestment in China", with NyoNyo Kyaw and Tarun Mukherjee, Indian Finance Conference, IIM Calcutta, India, 2012.
  • "The performance of Chinese open-end stock mutual funds: A first look", with Bolong Cao and Kent H. Baker, Southern Finance Association Conference, Charleston, 2012.
  • "Corporate governance and overinvestment in China", with NyoNyo Kyaw and Tarun Mukherjee, Financial Management Association Conference, Atlanta, 2012.
  • "The performance of Chinese open-end stock mutual funds: A first look.", with Bolong Cao, Eastern Finance Association Conference, Boston, 2012.
  • "Value Creation after State Share Transfer: New Evidence from China", with Haibo Yao, Eastern Finance Association Conference, Boston, Massachusetts., 2012.
  • "Value Creation after State Share Transfer: New Evidence from China", with Haibo Yao, Southwestern Finance Association Conference, New Orleans, Louisiana, 2012.
  • "The performance of Chinese open-end stock mutual funds: A first look", with Bolong Cao, Midwest Finance Association Conference, New Orleans, 2012.
  • "Free cash flow and overinvestment in China", with Nyonyo Kyaw, International Business and Economy Conference , Big Island, Hawaii, 2012.