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Fasheng Xu

Fasheng Xu

Assistant Professor of Supply Chain Management

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Ph D, Washington University in St. Louis (Operations Management)
BS, Shanghai Jiao Tong University (Industrial Engineering & Operations Research)

Fasheng Xu is a tenure-track assistant professor of supply chain management. He teaches classes in supply chain management. His general research agenda lies in the interface of operations, finance, and economics. Much of his current research is focused on studying the emerging operations issues in the contexts of supply chain finance, crowdfunding platform, and blockchain technology. Moreover, he is also interested in issues broadly arising in information economics, social and economic networks, and the design and operations of online marketplaces/platforms. He received a B.S. in industrial engineering and operations research from Shanghai Jiao Tong University, and a Ph.D. in operations management from Olin Business School, Washington University in St. Louis.

Research Topics

  • Supply Chain Finance
  • Crowdfunding
  • ICO and Tokenomics
  • Blockchain Economics
  • Social Operations Management
  • Social and Economic Networks
  • Information Economics

Undergraduate Core: Introduction to Supply Chain Management (SCM 265)

Selected Publications

Awards and Honors

  • Winner, 2020 POMS PITM Best Student Paper Competition - POMS (2020)
  • Moog Scholar, Olin Business School - Washington University in St. Louis (2018)
  • 2nd Place, Regional Final of Global Student Challenge - Supply Chain Finance Community (2017)
  • Doctoral Fellowship (2013 - 2018), Olin Business School - Washington University in St. Louis (2013)