College of Business and Behavioral Science


Tilan Tang

Assistant Professor of Finance

Office: 324E Sirrine Hall
Phone: 864-656-2337

 Educational Background

Ph.D Finance
Michigan State University 2009

Master Economics
Florida State University 2004

BA Business Adminstration
Shanghai Jiao Tong University 2002

BS Computer Science
Shanghai Jiao Tong University 2002

 Courses Taught

Derivative Analysis
International Financial Management
Introduction to Finance
Financial Management


Dr. Tang joined Clemson in 2009. Her current research focuses on empirical corporate finance including financial policies, product market relationships, and mergers and acquisitions. Dr. Tang currently teaches courses in international corporate finance and financial derivatives. She also has taught introduction to Finance and Financial Management courses. Dr. Tang has served as a reviewer for a number of finance journals and has presented papers at many of the major finance conferences.

 Research Interests

Mergers and Acquisitions, Financial Policies and Product Market Relationships, Corporate Governance