University of Southern California

Yanhui Wu
Assistant Professor of Finance and Business Economics

USC Marshall School of Business
Los Angeles, CA 90089-0808

PhD, MS, London School of Economics; BA, Zhongshan University


Yanhui Wu is an economist whose research interests include the study of authority inside organizations, managerial incentives and pay, labor market and employment contracts, the impact of globalization on organizational structures, and the economic analysis of the media industry. Prior to beginning his doctoral studies, Yanhui was a financial journalist in a leading Chinese newspaper.


Media Control in China 2014
The Impact of Trade on Incentive Contracts and Returns to Talent 2013
Authority, Incentives and Performance: Evidence from a Chinese Newspaper 2013
Organizational Structure and Product Choice in Knowledge-intensive Firms 2013
Knowledge, Communication and Organizational Capabilities 2012