Zhenxing Cheng
Research Assistant @ Shandong University
+86 18200993720 [email protected]
https://czxa.top https://github.com/czxa
Bachelor of Economics (Finance), Spring 2019
Ji’nan University, College of Economics, Finance
Thesis Advisor: Ni Xiao; GPA: 4.05
Graduation Thesis
˛ Zhenxing Cheng. 2019, April 15. "Short-term and Long-term Leverage Effect in Volatility
Forecasting: Modeling and Analysis Based on GARCHMIDAS Model"[D/OL]. Zenodo.
Journal Article
˛ Guangtian Liu, Bing Wang, Zhenxing Cheng and Ning Zhang, 2020. "The drivers of Chinas
regional green productivity, 19992013"[J/OL]. Resources, Conservation and Recycling,
153:104561. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0921344 919304677.
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.resconrec.2019.104561.
R Packages
˛ Zhenxing Cheng. 2019a. "hwordcloud: Rendering Word Clouds"[M/OL]. R package version
0.1.0. https://CRAN.R-project.org/package=hwordcloud.
˛ Zhenxing Cheng. 2019b. "hpackedbubble: Create Split Packed Bubble Charts"[M/OL]. R
package version 0.1.0. https://CRAN.R-project.org/package=hpackedbubble
˛ Zhenxing Cheng. 2019c. "’hchinamap: Mapping China and Its Provinces"[M/OL]. R package
version 0.1.0. https://CRAN.R-project.org/package=hchinamap
˛ Zhenxing Cheng and Qiongqiong Li. 2019. "sankeywheel: Create Dependency Wheels and
Sankey Diagrams"[M/OL]. R package version 0.1.0.
Featured Course Paper
Resources, Conservation & Recycling: Indexed in Science Citation Index Expanded; impact factor: 7.044; cite score:
CRAN: The CRAN package repository is maintained by R officials and the packages stored on it all have been metic-
ulously inspected.
˛ Zhenxing Cheng. 2018, June 27. "SHIBOR versus Repo Rate: the Choice of Benchmark
Interest Rates in China’s Monetary Market"[J/OL]. Zenodo.
Statistical Programming & Database
R (advanced), Stata (advanced), Python (intermediate), MySQL (intermediate);
Document Typeseting
LaTeX (intermediate), Markdown (advanced), R Markdown (advanced), A little knowledge about
HTML, CSS and JavaScript;
Office Software
Microsoft Word, Excel (Basic VBA), PowerPoint, XMind, OmniGraffle;
Chinese (Native), English (Proficional Working and Study Proficiency);
ggplot2 (R Package, advanced), Stata (advanced), htmlwidgets (R Package, advanced), JavaScript
Git/GitHub (intermediate), Hexo (intermediate), Hugo (intermediate), Linux(Ubuntu OS, be-
ginner), macOS Catalina;
Employment & Internship
Institute of frontier and interdisciplinary science, Shandong University (Full-time)
July 2019 to present: Research Assistant (Data Analyst)
Main work contents:
˛ Convert, merge and assemble large-scale data that often need to be cleaned for analysis for
multiple projects. Develops and maintains programs that transform data into analyzable
formats and/or that can be utilized for data analysis, with a strong emphasis on
generalizability and transparency.
˛ Perform modeling and complex statistical analyses using R, STATA, Python and SQL.
˛ Teaching assistant for graduate course: population, resources and environmental economics,
responsible for the teaching of Stata programming.
˛ Manage and maintain the wechat subscription for the institute.
ICBC, Shanghai Branch (Internship)
Jun. 2019 - Jul. 2019: Customer Service Manager
Main work contents: Responsible for receiving and guiding customers, assisting customers in
handling and booking business.
College of Economics, Ji’nan University (Part-time)
˛ Sep. 2017 - Jan. 2018: Teaching Assistant in Econometrics Course & Macroeconomics
˛ Feb. 2018 - Mar. 2018: Teaching Assistant in Financial Engineering Course;
˛ Feb. 2018 - Mar. 2018: Research Assistant for Professor Wang Chunchao. Research Topic:
First Author and Title Evaluation System.
˛ Sep. 2018 - Jan. 2019: Teaching Assistant in Econometrics Course.
Awards & Certificates
˛ June 2017: Excellent undergraduate students of Ji’nan University;
˛ June 2019: Excellent graduation thesis of Ji’nan University.
˛ June 2016: College English Test Band 4, 551/710.
˛ June 2017: College English Test Band 6, 509/710.
˛ September 2018: National Computer Rank Examination (MySQL, Level II).
˛ June 2019: Junior Professional Qualification Examination for Banking Professionals
(covering all six subjects: Laws and Regulations, Corporate Credit, Risk Management, Bank
Management, Personal Financial Management and Personal Loans).
˛ June 2019: AMAC Fund Qualification Certificate;
˛ September 2019: SAC The securities qualification certificate.
Presentations & Handouts
˛ Zhenxing Cheng. 2018. Lectures on Econometrics and the Application of Stata. Zenodo.
˛ Zhenxing Cheng. 2019. A Brief Introduction to Stata. Zenodo.
Featured Open Souce Projects
R Language Related
˛ Zhenxing Cheng. 2018. "FMFE: R Package for Option Pricing and Trading Strategies".
˛ Zhenxing Cheng. 2019. "Shiny Server: Sample of My Personal Shiny Applications".
˛ Zhenxing Cheng. 2019. "nivowaffle: HTML Widget for Drawing Waffle Diagrams".
Stata Related
˛ Zhenxing Cheng. 2017. "cuse: Build Your Own Stata Data Warehouse".
˛ Zhenxing Cheng. 2019. "finance: Financial Toolkit in Stata".
Open Source Books
˛ Zhenxing Cheng. 2018. "Test Notes for National Computer Rank Examination (MySQL,
Level II) (Version 1.0.0)". Zenodo. http://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.3518079
˛ Zhenxing Cheng. 2019. "Stata for Data Science". https://github.com/czxa/stata4ds