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Qingqing Chen

Senior Financial Economist
Credit Risk Analysis Division

(202) 649-5550

Qingqing Chen is a Senior Financial Economist in the Credit Risk Analysis Division within the Economics department of the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency (OCC).

At the OCC, Dr. Chen serves as a credit-risk modeling expert to conduct on-site and off-site bank-specific exams of quantitative models and methods for valuation and risk measurement in the areas of Basel III/II risk parameters (PD, LGD and EAD), retail acquisition, account management and pricing models, and DFAST/CCAR stress testing models. She has represented the Risk Analysis Division on inter- and intra-agency policy working groups, conducted bank-specific analyses of quantitative credit risk measurement and models, and advised on quantitative modeling issues to bank examiners and policy makers in the OCC.

Dr. Chen's research interests include credit risk modeling, banking and financial institutions, asset pricing, financial econometrics, forecasting, and market microstructure. Her current research projects focus on credit risk modeling, forecasting, and uncertainty. Dr. Chen received her doctorate in economics from Cornell University and an undergraduate degree from Peking University in China.

  1. Chen, Qingqing, Florentin Butaru, Brian Clark, Sanmay Das, Andrew Lo, and Akhtar Siddique (forthcoming). “Risk and Risk Management in the Credit Card Industry,” Journal of Banking & Finance.
  2. Chen, Qingqing, Chor-Ching Goh, Bo Sun and Lixin Colin Xu (June 2011). “Market Integration in the People's Republic of China,” Asian Development Review, 28.
  3. Chen, Qingqing (December 2002). “Personal Consumption, Asset Structure and Enterprise Financing Structure,” Journal of Economic Studies, 4.
  1. Chen, Qingqing and Yongmiao Hong (2014). "Predictability of Equity Returns over Different Time Horizons: A Nonparametric Approach."
  2. Chen, Qingqing, Dennis Glennon and Amos Golan (2013). "Estimating Conditional Mortgage Delinquency Transition Matrices."
  3. Chen, Qingqing (2012). "An Intraday Analysis of Related Investing Vehicles Traded in the NYSE and AMEX."
  4. Chen, Qingqing (2011). "Does Liquidity or Private Information Matter for International Comovement?"
  5. Chen, Qingqing, Chor-Ching Goh, Bo Sun and Lixin Colin Xu (April 2011). “Market Integration in China,” World Bank Policy Research Working Paper 5630.
  6. Chen, Qingqing (2010). "Endogenous Information Acquisitions, Cost of Information, and Comovement of Stock Returns."