Dr. Zheng Wang received her Ph.D degree in accounting from University of Maryland in US, her master degree in accounting and finance from London School of Economics in UK and her bachelor degree from Peking University in China. She is currently an associate professor in the department of accountancy of College of Business. Her research interests lie in the area of capital market, financial reporting, and corporate disclosure. She has published papers at top accounting journals including the Accounting Review and Contemporary Accounting Research and top management journals including Organization Science and Production and Operations Management.
PI: "The Contractibility of Accounting Information and Debt Covenants: Evidence from PCAOB International Inspections", General Research Fund (GRF) - Hong Kong Research Grants Council (RGC), Amount: $242,000 (2021-2023), Dr. Zheng Wang, Professor Jeffrey Pittman, and Dr. Ke Wang
PI: "Effect of Customers’ Risk Factor Disclosures on their Supplier’s Relationship specific Investments and Investment Efficiency", General Research Fund (GRF) - Hong Kong Research Grants Council (RGC), Amount: $ 163,800 (2016-2018), Dr. Zheng Wang, Prof Jeong-Bon Kim and Dr. Chiu-Ting Tzu
PI: "The Impact of Major Customers' Income Smoothing on a Firm's Bank Loan Contracting", Strategic Research Grants (SRG) - City University of Hong Kong, Amount: HK$100,000 (2014-2015), Dr Wang Zheng and Prof Jeong-Bon Kim
PI: "The Dark Side of Overconfident CEOs: Do They Adversely Affect the Performance of their Suppliers?", Strategic Research Grant (SRG) - City University of Hong Kong, Amount: $79,238 (2012-2013), Dr Zheng Wang, Prof Jeong-Bon Kim and Dr Liandong Zhang
PI: "Off Balance Sheet Arrangements Using Special Purpose Vehicles and Stock Price Crash Risk", General Research Fund (GRF) - Hong Kong Research Grants Council (RGC) , Amount: $198,868 (2011-2012), Dr Zheng Wang, Prof Jeong-Bon Kim and Dr Liandong Zhang
PI: "Bank Loan Contracting and Off Balance Sheet Financing Using Special Purpose Vehicles", Start-up Grant - City University of Hong Kong, Amount: $100,000 (2010-2012), Dr Zheng Wang