List of Top-tier Journal Publications in the Last Ten Years

Chiu, T. T., J.-B. Kim, and Z. Wang, “Effect of Customers’ Risk Factor Disclosures on Suppliers’ Investment Efficiency.” Contemporary Accounting Research (Accepted for publication)

Chiu, T.-T., Y. Guan and J.-B. Kim. “Effect of Risk Factor Disclosures on the Pricing of Credit Default Swaps.” Contemporary Accounting Research, forthcoming

Wang, C., Xie, F., and Xin, X. (2017), "CEO Inside Debt and Accounting Conservatism", Contemporary Accounting Research, forthcoming

Hong, H., J.-B. Kim, and M. Welker. “Divergence of Cash Flow and Voting Rights, Opacity, and Stock Price Crash Risk: International Evidence.” Journal of Accounting Research, forthcoming

Kim, J.-B., B. Y. Song and T. Stratopoulos (2017), "Does Information Technology Reputation Affect Bank Loan Terms?", The Accounting Review, forthcoming

Chen, D., J.-B. Kim, O. Z. Li and S. Liang (2017), "China’s Closed Pyramidal Managerial Labor Market and the Stock Price Crash Risk", The Accounting Review, forthcoming

Qian C., X. Geng, H. Wang and Y. Yu (April 2017), "Rent Appropriation of Knowledge-based Assets and Firm Performance when Institutions are Weak: A Study of Chinese Publicly Listed Firms", Strategic Management Journal, Vol. 38, Iss. 4, pp. 892-911

Gao, Y., J.-B. Kim, D. Tsang and H. Wu (March 2017), "Go Before the Whistle Blows: An Empirical Analysis of Director Turnover and Financial Fraud", Review of Accounting Studies, Vol. 22, Iss. 1, pp. 320-360

Kim, Y., L. Su, N. & X. Zhu (June 2017), "Does the cessation of quarterly earnings guidance reduce investors’ short-termism?", Review of Accounting Studies, Vol. 22, Iss. 2, pp. 715-752

Li, B. and Z. Liu (September 2017) "The Oversight Role of Regulators: Evidence from SEC Comment Letters in the IPO Process", Review of Accounting Studies, Vol. 22, Iss. 3, pp. 1229-1260

Ljungqvist, A., L. Zhang & L. Zuo (June 2017), "Sharing Risk with the Government: How Taxes Affect Corporate Risk Taking", Journal of Accounting Research, Vol. 55, No. 3, pp. 669-707

Cen, L., E. Maydew, L. Zhang and L. Zuo (February 2017), "Customer-Supplier Relationships and Corporate Tax Avoidance", Journal of Financial Economics, Vol. 123, Iss. 2, pp. 377-394

Tang, T., P. L. L. Mo, and K. H. Chan (March 2017), "Tax Collector or Tax Avoider? An Investigation of Intergovernmental Agency Conflicts", The Accounting Review,  Vol. 92, No. 2, pp. 247-270

Fung, S., K. K. Raman & X. Zhu (August 2017), "Does the PCAOB international inspection program improve audit quality for non-US-listed foreign clients?", Journal of Accounting and Economics, Vol. 64, Iss. 1, pp. 15-36

Fung, S., G. Zhou and Z. Zhu (April 2016), "Monitor Objectivity with Important Clients: Evidence from Auditor Opinions around the World”, Journal of International Business Studies, Vol. 47, No. 3, pp, 263-294

Kim, J.-B., Z. Wang and L. Zhang (January, 2016), "CEO Overconfidence and Stock Price Crash Risk", Contemporary Accounting Research, Vol. 33, Iss. 4, pp. 1720-1749

Kim, C. F. and L. Zhang (March 2016), "Corporate Political Connections and Tax Aggressiveness", Contemporary Accounting Research, Vol. 33, No. 1, 78-114

Kim, J.-B. and L. Zhang (March 2016), "Accounting Conservatism and Stock Price Crash Risk: Firm-Level Evidence", Contemporary Accounting Research, Vol. 33, No. 1, pp. 412-441

Kim, J.-B., L. Li, L. Lu and Y. Yu (April-May 2016), "Financial Statement Comparability and Expected Crash Risk", Journal of Accounting and Economics, Vol. 61, Iss. 2-3, pp. 294-312

Guan, Y.Y., L. Su, D. Wu and Z. Yang (April-May 2016), "Do school ties between auditors and client executives influence audit outcomes?", Journal of Accounting & Economics, Vol. 61, Iss. 2-3, pp. 506-525

Chen, F., S. Peng, S. Xue, Z. Yang and F. Ye (March 2016), "Do audit clients successfully engage in opinion shopping? Partner-level evidence", Journal of Accounting Research, Vol. 54, No. 1, pp. 79-112

Radhakrishnan, S., Z. Wang and Y. Zhang (October 2014), "Customers’ Capital Market Information Quality and Suppliers’ Performance", Production and Operations Management, Vol. 23, No. 10, pp. 1690-1705

Guan, Y., F. Wong and Y. Zhang (March 2015) "Analyst following along the supply chain", Review of Accounting Studies, Vol. 20, Iss. 1, pp. 210-241

Wang, C., F. Xie and M. Zhu (October 2015) "Industry Expertise of Independent Directors and Board Monitoring", Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis, Vol. 50, Iss. 5, pp. 929-962

Li, Y. and L. Zhang. (March 2015), "Short Selling Pressure, Stock Price Behavior, and Management Forecast Precision: Evidence from a Natural Experiment", Journal of Accounting Research, Vol. 53, Iss. 1, pp. 79-117

Chan, L. H., K. C. W. Chen, T. Y. Chen and Y. Yu. (January 2015), "Substitution between Real and Accruals-Based Earnings Management after Voluntary Adoption of Compensation Clawback Provisions", The Accounting Review, Vol. 90, Iss. 1, pp. 147-174

Pevzner, M., F. Xie and X. Xin (July 2015) "When Firms Talk, Do Investors Listen? The Role of Trust in Stock Market Reactions to Corporate Earnings Announcements”, Journal of Financial Economics, Vol. 117, Iss. 1, pp. 190-223

Kim, J.-B. and L. Zhang (September 2014) "Financial Reporting Opacity and Expected Crash Risk: Evidence from Option Implied Volatility Smirks", Contemporary Accounting Research, Vol. 31, Iss. 3, pp. 851-875

Lennox, C. and B. Li (August 2014) "Accounting misstatements following lawsuits against auditors", Journal of Accounting & Economics, Vol. 57, Iss. 1, pp. 58-75

Chen, Z. H., Y. Huang and J. K. C. Wei (Jun 2013), "Executive pay disparity and the cost of equity capital", Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis, Vol. 48 Iss. 3, pp. 849-885

Yang, Z. F. (September 2013) "Do Political Connections Add Value to Audit Firms? Evidence from IPO Audits in China", Contemporary Accounting Research, Vol. 30, No. 3, pp. 891-921

Gul, F. A., D. Wu and Z. F. Yang (November 2013) "Do Individual Auditors Affect Audit Quality? Evidence from Archival Data", The Accounting Review, Vol. 88, No. 6, pp. 1993-2023

Chen, Z. H., Y. Y. Guan and B. Ke (September 2013) "Are stock option grants to direcors of state-controlled Chinese firms listed in Hong Kong Genuine Compensation?", The Accounting Review, Vol. 88, No. 5, pp. 1547-1574

Chen., Z. H., B. Ke and Z. F. Yang (July 2013) "Minority Shareholders' Control Rights and the Quality of Corporate Decisions in Weak Investor Protection Countries: A Natural Experiment from China", The Accounting Review, Vol. 88, No. 4, pp. 1211-1238

Shi, Y, M. Magnan, and J.-B. Kim (February 2012), "Do Countries Matter for Voluntary Disclosure? Evidence from Cross-listed Firms in the US.", Journal of International Business Studies, Vol. 43, Iss. 2, pp. 143-165

Firth, M., P. L. L. Mo & R. M. K. Wong, (Spring/March 2012), "Auditors' Organizational Form, Legal Liability, and Reporting Conservatism: Evidence from China", Contemporary Accounting Research, Vol. 29, Iss. 1, pp. 57-93

Kim, J.-B. and H. Shi (September 2012), "IFRS Reporting, Firm-Specific Information Flows, and Institutional Environment: International Evidence", Review of Accounting Studies, Vol. 17, No. 3, pp. 474-517

Lennox, C. and B. Li (October - December 2012), "The consequences of protecting audit partners’ personal assets from the threat of liability", Journal of Accounting and Economics, Vol. 54, Iss. 2-3, pp. 154-173

Kim, C. F.,  C. Pantzalis and J. Park (October 2012), "Political Geography and Stock Returns: The Value and Risk  Implications of Proximity to Political Power.", Journal of Financial Economics, Vol. 106, Iss. 1, pp. 196-228

Kim, J.-B., X. H. Liu and L. Zheng (Nov 2012), "The Impact of Mandatory IFRS Adoption on Audit Fees: Theory and Evidence. ", The Accounting Review, Vol. 87, No. 6, pp. 2061-2094

Chen, K. C. W., Z. Chen, and J. K. C. Wei (February 2011), "Agency Costs of Free Cash Flow and the Effect of Shareholder Rights on the Implied Cost of Equity Capital", Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis, Vol. 46, No. 1, pp. 171-207

Srinidhi, B., F. A. Gul and J. Tsui. (Winter 2011), "Female Directors and Earnings Quality", Contemporary Accounting Research, Vol. 28, No. 5, pp. 1610-1644

Kim, J.-B, D. A. Simunic, M. T. Stein and C. H. Yi (June 2011), "Voluntary Audits and the Cost of Debt Capital for Privately Held Firms: Korean Evidence", Contemporary Accounting Research, Vol. 28, Iss. 2, pp. 585-615

Kim, J.-B., J. S. L. Tsui and C. H. Yi (December 2011), "The Voluntary Adoption of International Financial Reporting Standards and Loan Contracting around the World.", Review of Accounting Studies, Vol. 16, No. 4, pp. 779-811

Gul, F. A, B. Srinidhi and A. Ng (April 2011), "Does Board Gender Diversity Improve the Informativeness of Stock Prices?", Journal of Accounting and Economics, Vol. 51, Iss. 3, pp. 314-338

Kim, J.-B., Li, Y and L. Zhang (June 2011), "Corporate Tax Avoidance and Stock Price Crash Risk: Firm-Level Analysis", Journal of Financial Economics, Vol. 100, Iss. 3, pp. 639-662

Kim, J.-B., Y. Li and L. Zhang (September 2011), "CFOs versus CEOs: Equity Incentives and Crashes", Journal of Financial Economics, Vol. 101, Iss. 3, pp. 713-730

Kim, J.-B., B. Y. Song and L. Zhang (July 2011), "Internal Control Weakness and Bank Loan Contracting: Evidence from SOX Section 404 Disclosures.", The Accounting Review, Vol. 86, No. 4, pp. 1157-1188

Chen, C. and Y. Ding and C. F. Kim (December 2010), "High-Level Politically Connected Firms, Corruption, and Analyst Forecast Accuracy Around The World", Journal of International Business Studies, Vol. 41, Iss. 9, pp. 1505-1524

Hwang, L. S. and B. C. Sohn (June 2010), "Return Predictability and Shareholders' Real Options", Review of Accounting Studies, Vol. 15, Iss. 2, pp. 367-402

Chen, Z. H., D. S. Dhaliwal and H. Xie (March 2010), "Regulation Fair Disclosure and the Cost of Equity Capital", Review of Accounting Studies, Vol.15, Iss. 1, pp. 106-144

Doukas, J., C. F. Kim, and C. Pantzalis (August 2010), "Arbitrage Risk and Stock Mispricing", Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis, Vol. 45, Iss. 4, pp. 907-934

Gul, F. , J.-B. Kim, and A. Qiu (March 2010), "Ownership Concentration, Foreign Shareholding, Audit Quality and Stock Price Synchronicity: Evidence from China", Journal of Financial Economics, Vol. 95, Iss. 3, pp. 425-442

Choi, J. H., J.-B. Kim, X. Liu and D. Simunic (September 2009), "Cross-listing Audit Fee Premiums: Theory and Evidence", The Accounting Review, Vol. 84, No. 5, pp. 1429-1463

Fan, Joseph P H, T J Wong, and Tianyu Zhang (May 2007), "Politically Connected CEOs, Corporate Governance, and Post-IPO Performance of China's Newly Partially Privatized Firms", Journal of Financial Economics, Vol 84, Issue 2, pp 330-357

Kim, C. F., J. A. Doukas and C. Pantzalis (September 2006), "Divergence of Opinion and Equity Return", Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis, Vol. 41, No. 3, pp. 573-606