Su Han Chan

Su Han Chan, PhD

Professor of Practice
Real Estate
Areas of Interest
Corporate Finance, Advanced Corporate Finance, Financial Modeling, Project Finance Real Estate Finance and Investment, Real Estate Entrepreneurship

Su Han Chan, PhD (Finance, University of Texas at Austin) joined the Johns Hopkins Carey Business School in 2014.  She is a professor with expertise in the areas of corporate finance and real estate. Prior to joining JHU Carey, she was Professor in the Zicklin School of Business at Baruch College/City University of New York.

Honors and distinctions

  • Associate Editor, Journal of Real Estate Research (2000-present)
  • Associate Editor, International Real Estate Review (1998 - present)
  • Guest Co-Editor, Review of Financial Economics (2007 Special Issue on Joint Ventures and Business Alliances)
  • Editorial Board, Financial Management Survey and Synthesis Series (1998-2009)
  • Associate Editor, Journal of Financial Research (1997-2000)
  • Best MBA Teacher Award, School of Business, University of Hong Kong (1999/2000)

Selected publications

  • Su Han Chan, Jiajin Chen, and Ko Wang, Does a Firm's Entry or Exit Affect Competitors' Value? Evidence from the REIT Industry. Real Estate Economics, 47(1), 2019, 214-262.
  • Su Han Chan, Jiajin Chen, and Ko Wang, “Are REIT IPOs Unique?  The Global Evidence,” Journal of Real Estate Finance and Economics 47, 2013, 719-759.
  • Songtao Wang, Su Han Chan, and Bohua Xu, “The Estimation and Determinants of the Price Elasticity of Housing Supply: Evidence from China," Journal of Real Estate Research 34, 2012, 311-344.
  • Su Han Chan, Fang Fang, and Jing Yang, “Presales, Financing Constraints, and Developers’ Production Decisions,” Journal of Real Estate Research 30, 2008, 345-375.
  • Su Han Chan, Wai-Kin Leung, and Ko Wang, “Changes in REIT Structure and Stock Performance: Evidence from the Monday Stock Anomaly,” Real Estate Economics 33, 2005, 89-120.
  • Su Han Chan, Wai-Kin Leung, and Ko Wang, “The Impact of Institutional Investors on the Monday Seasonal,” Journal of Business 77, 2004, 967-986.
  • Su Han Chan, John Erickson, and Ko Wang, "Real Estate Investment Trusts: Structure, Performance, and Investment Opportunities", Oxford University Press: New York, 2003, 352 pages.
  • Su Han Chan, John Kensinger, Art Keown, and John Martin, "Do Strategic Alliances Create Value?"  Journal of Financial Economics 46, November 1997, 199-221.
  • Su Han Chan, George Gau, and Ko Wang, "Stock-market Reaction to Capital Investment Decisions: Evidence from Business Relocation Announcements," Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis 30, March 1995, 81-100.
  • Ko Wang, Su Han Chan and George Gau, "Initial Public Offerings of Equity Securities: Anomalous Evidence Using REITs," Journal of Financial Economics 31, 1992, 381-410.
  • Su Han Chan, John Kensinger and John Martin, "Corporate Research and Development Expenditures and Share Value," Journal of Financial Economics 26, 1990, 255-276.