Dr. Shu Tian is an Economist at the Economic Research and Regional Cooperation Department (ERCD) of the Asian Development Bank (ADB). Prior to joining the ADB, she was an Associate Professor of Finance at Fudan University in China. Her main research interests include financial services and institutions, investments, and empirical asset pricing. Her research has been published in academic journals on topics relating to financial asset pricing, portfolio allocation, and financial market development. Dr. Tian works in the teams that produce Asian Development Outlook and Asia Bond Monitor. She is part of the team that maintains Asian Bonds Online, an online bond market data portal for ASEAN+3 bond markets.