Hugh Xiaolong Wu

Assistant Professor of Strategy and Entrepreneurship

Hugh Xiaolong Wu

Hugh Xiaolong Wu

Area of Expertise

Business/Corporate Strategy, Management Strategy, Organizational Economics, Human Resource Management/Industrial Relations, Organizational Design, Organizational Strategy


  • Ph D 2020, Stanford University, Graduate School of Business
  • MA 2019, Stanford University, Department of Economics
  • MS 2016, Stanford University, Graduate School of Business
  • MPP 2013, University of Chicago
  • BA 2011, Beijing Foreign Studies University


  • Honorable Mention, Society of Institutional and Organizational Economics Ronald H. Coase Best Dissertation Award, 2021
  • Runner-up, Industry Studies Association's Best Dissertation Award Competition, 2021
  • Winner, Strategic Management Society Strategic Human Capital Best Paper Prize, 2021
  • Co-Winner, Wharton People Analytics Conference Research Paper Competition , 2020
  • Finalist, INFORMS Organization Science Best Dissertation Competition, 2019
  • Government Award for Outstanding Students, Chinese Scholarship Council, 2019

Research Interests

Business Strategy, Personnel and Organizational Economics, Strategic Human Capital, Field Experiments