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Welcome to Department of Accounting!

I take this opportunity to thank A/P Alfred Loh for serving as the founding head of the department since November 2007. Under his headship, together with the Department of Finance, we were ranked 8th in the QS World University Rankings by Subject in 2012.




1. Keung, E., M. Shih, “Measuring DiscretionaryAccruals: Are ROA-MatchedModels Better than the Original Jones Type Models?”. Review of Accounting Studies (2014).(United States).


2. Bin M., Andrew Call,Shuping Chen, andYen H. Tong, “Short-Term Earnings Guidance and EarningsManagement”, Review of Accounting Studies 19(2): 955-987 (2014).(UnitedStates)


3. Luo, S Q, John Harry EvansIII, and Nandu J. Nagarajan, “CEO Turnover, Financial Distress and ContractualInnovations”. The Accounting Review (89)3: 959-990 (2014). (UnitedStates)


4.Li,Z., WuchunChi, Dan Dhaliwal and Tzong-Huei Lin, “Voluntary ReportingIncentives andReporting Quality – Evidence from A Reporting Regime Change forPrivate Firmsin Taiwan”. Contemporary Accounting Research (2012),(United States)


5. Li,Z., Zhuang, Z., “ManagementGuidance and the Underpricingof Seasoned Equity Offerings”. Contemporary Accounting Research (2012).(UnitedStates).


6. Shi,C., Pukthuanthong, K., and Walker, T., “DoesDisclosure RegulationWork? Evidence from International IPO Markets”. Forthcomingin Contemporary Accounting Research (2012). (United States).


7. Sankaraguruswamy,S., and G. Mujtaba Mian, “Investor Sentiment andStock Market Responseto Earnings News”. The Accounting Review (2012).(UnitedStates). 


8. Li,Z., Ayers, B., Yeung, E., “Investor Trading andthePost-Earnings-Announcement Drift”. The Accounting Review, 86(2011). (United States).


9. Li,Z., Dhaliwal, D., Tsang, A., and Yang, G., “VoluntaryNonfinancialDisclosure and the Cost of Equity Capital: The Initiation ofCorporate SocialResponsibility Reporting”. The Accounting Review, 86(2011). (United States).  


10. Luo,SQ, Feng, M., Ge, W., and Shevlin, T., "Why Do CFOs BecomeInvolvedin Material Accounting Manipulations?". Journal of Accounting and Economics, 51, (1-2): 21-36 (2011). (UnitedStates). 


11. Shih,A., Petrovits, C., Shakespeare, C., “The Causesand Consequences ofInternal Control Problems in Nonprofit Organizations”. The Accounting Review, 86(1), (2011), 325-357. (United States).


12. Keung,E., Z. Lin, andM. Shih, "Doesthestock market see a zero or small positive earnings surprise as a redflag?". Journal of Accounting Research, 48, no. 1 (2010): 105-135. (UnitedStates).

Keung,E., "DoSupplementary SalesForecasts Increase the Credibility of Analysts' EarningsForecasts?”. The Accounting Review, 85, no. 6 (2010): 2047-2074 (UnitedStates).


14. Li,Z., Collins, D., Xie, H., “What Drives theIncreased Informativeness ofEarnings Announcements Over Time?”. Review of Accounting Studies, 14(2009).(United States).


15. Shi,C., Jorion, P., and Zhang, S., “Tightening CreditStandards: The Roleof Accounting Quality”. Review of Accounting Studies (2009).(United States).


16. Li,Z., Ali, A., Klasa, S., “InstitutionalStakeholdings andBetter-Informed Traders at Earnings Announcements”. Journal of Accounting and Economics (2008). (United States).


17. Li,Z., Dhaliwal, D., Krull, L., “Did the 2003 Tax ActReduce the Cost ofEquity Capital?”. Journal of Accounting and Economics, 43(2007). (United States).


18. Shi,C., Huddart, S., Ke B., “Jeopardy, Non-PublicInformation, and InsiderTrading Around SEC 10-K and 10-Q Filings”. Journal of Accounting and Economics, Vol.43, 3-36(Lead Article) (2007). (United States).


19. Shi,C., Dewan, S., Vijay, G., “Investigating theRisk-Return Relationshipof Information Technology Investment: Firm-LevelEmpirical Analysis”. Management Science, Vol. 53, No. 12, 1829-1842 (2007).(United States).


20. Ho,Y K, M Tjahjapranata and C M Yap, "Size,leverage,concentration, and R&D investment in generating growthopportunities". The Journal of Business, 79, no. 2 (2006): 851-876. (UnitedStates). 

21. Li,Z., Dhaliwal,D., Heitzman, S., “Taxes, Leverage, and the Cost ofEquity Capital”. Journal of Accounting Research, 44(2006).(United States).


22. Li,Z., Dhaliwal, D., “Investor Tax Heterogeneity andEx-Dividend DayTrading Volume”. Journal of Finance, 61 (2006). (UnitedStates).