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Dr. XIN Xiangang


Associate Professor

13-236, Lau Ming Wai Academic Building, City University of Hong Kong
+852 34427919
+852 34420349

Research Areas

Corporate Governance
Agency Costs of Debt
International Accounting


PhD - Accounting
MA - Accounting

Teaching Areas

Financial Accounting

Research Grants

co-PI: "Societal Trust and Management Forecasts: International Evidence", Strategic Research Grants (SRG) - City University of Hong Kong, Amount: HK$99,450 (2016-2017), Dr Yuyan Guan and Dr Xiangang Xin

PI: "Foreign Institutional Investors and Auditor Choice: International Evidence.", Strategic Research Grants (SRG) - City University of Hong Kong, Amount: HK$100,000 (2015-2016), Dr Xiangang Xin

PI: "Externality Effect of Cross-listings on Information Environment", Strategic Research Grant (SRG) - City University of Hong Kong, Amount: 100,000 (2014-2015), Dr Xiangang Xin

PI: "The Role of Societal Trust in Stock Market Reactions to Corporate Earnings Announcements", Start-up Grant (No. 7200315) - City University of Hong Kong, Amount: $200,000 (2012-2014), Dr Xiangang Xin


Journal Publications and Reviews

Guan, Yuyan; Lobo, Gerald; Tsang, Albert; Xin, Xiangang / Societal Trust and Management Earnings Forecasts. February 2020; In: Accounting Review.

Tsang, Albert; Xie, Fei; Xin, Xiangang / Foreign Institutional Investors and Corporate Voluntary Disclosure Around the World. September 2019; In: The Accounting Review. Vol. 94, No. 5, pp. 319-348

Kim, Jeong-Bon; Pevzner, Mikhail; Xin, Xiangang / Foreign institutional ownership and auditor choice: Evidence from worldwide institutional ownership. February 2019; In: Journal of International Business Studies. Vol. 50, No. 1, pp. 83–110

Wang, Cong; Xie, Fei; Xin, Xiangang / CEO Inside Debt and Accounting Conservatism. December 2018; In: Contemporary Accounting Research. Vol. 35, No. 4, pp. 2131–2159

Pevzner, Mikhail; Xie, Fei; Xin, Xiangang / When firms talk, do investors listen? The role of trust in stock market reactions to corporate earnings announcements. July 2015; In: Journal of Financial Economics. Vol. 117, No. 1, pp. 190-223

Conference Papers

Guan, Yuyan; Kim, Jeong-Bon; Xin, Xiangang; Liu, Boluo / Bond Market Transparency and Stock Price Crash Risk: Evidence from a Natural Experiment. May 2019; 42nd Annual Conference of the Canadian Academic Accounting Association (2019 CAAA Annual Conference), 30/05/2019 - 01/06/2019, Ottawa, Canada.

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