Zhepeng Hu

Zhepeng Hu

PhD in Agricultural and Applied Economics (Expected: May 2020)
Field: Commodity Markets, Futures and Options, International Trade
Phone: 217-417-6736

Professional Links

Job Market Paper
Personal Website: Personal Website


Teaching Experience

Graduate Instructor

ACE 427 Commodity Price Analysis (Fall 2019)



Hu, Z. and Brorsen, B.W., 2017. Spatial Price Transmission and Efficiency in the Urea Market. Agribusiness 33(1):98-115

Working Papers

“Algorithmic Quoting, Trading, and Market Quality in Agricultural Commodity Futures Markets” (Job Market Paper), with Teresa Serra and Philip Garcia

“Price Discovery between Nearby and Deferred Futures in Storable and Non-Storable Commodity Futures Markets”, with Mindy Mallory, Teresa Serra, and Philip Garcia, Revise and Resubmit at Agricultural Economics

"Determinants of the Demand for US Soybeans” (with Teresa Serra and Philip Garcia)


Thesis Information

"Three Essays on Commodity Markets"
Advisor: Philip Garcia and Teresa Serra