Yi Zhao

Pronoun: he/him/his
My first name is pronounced "E".

Welcome and thanks for visiting my site! I am an organization scholar interested in social entrepreneurship and corporate social responsibility (CSR). My research examines organizational and sociological mechanisms underlying the impacts of social entrepreneurship and corporations on society.

I am currently completing my Ph.D. in sociology at the University of Arizona (expected May 2021). My dissertation examines how investors select target companies in the rapidly growing industry of social impact investment