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Prof. YEE Ha Yoon

Assistant Professor

13-247, Lau Ming Wai Academic Building, City University of Hong Kong
+852 34427930
+852 34420349
Public CV

Research Areas

Corporate Governance, Financial Reporting, Corporate Disclosure


PhD - Accounting (Purdue University)
Master - Accounting (The Ohio State University)
Bachelor - Business Administration (Korea University)


Ha Yoon joined City University of Hong Kong in 2022. She received her PhD from Purdue University, Master of Accounting from the Ohio State University, and Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration from Korea University. After completing her PhD, she worked at the Hong Kong Polytechnic University before joining CityU. Her area of research is how corporate governance and managerial incentives affect firms' financial reporting and disclosure decisions. In particular, she is interested in how managerial incentives, the composition of the top management, corporate boards, and lower-level employees are related to various types of corporate disclosure. 


Journal Publications and Reviews

Black, Jonathan; Ham, Charles G.; Kimbrough, Michael D.; Yee, Ha Yoon / Legal Expertise and the Role of Litigation Risk in Firms’ Conservatism Choices. July 2022; In: The Accounting Review. Vol. 97, No. 4, pp. 105-129