Luqi 'Emma' Xu, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of Real Estate

Address: Beatty 412
Office Hours: By appointment
Phone: 843.953.4486
Personal Website:
Curriculum Vitae: Download


Ph.D. in Finance, The University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa, AL

M.S. in Management: Finance, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH

B.S. in Investment and Financial Risk Management, City University, London, London, UK

Research Interests


Real Estate


Xu, Luqi, Divid Ling, Sugata Ray and Alan Tidwell (forthcoming), "Value Implications of REITing and DeREITing," Journal of Real Estate Finance and Economics