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

 

Chen, Y., A. Goyal and L. Zolotoy (January 2021) "Global Board Reforms and the Pricing of IPOs.", Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis (Published Online) http://dx.doi.org/10.2139/ssrn.3643239

Chen, W., H. Wu and L. Zhang (July 2020). "Terrorist Attacks, Managerial Sentiment, and Corporate Disclosures." accepted by The Accounting Review, forthcoming

Kim, Y., L. Su, G. Zhou and X. Zhu (April 2020), "PCAOB International Inspections and Merger and Acquisition Outcomes", Journal of Accounting and Economics, doi: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jacceco.2020.101318. (Published Online)

Guan, Y., G. Lobo, A. Tsang and X. Xin (February 2020). "Societal Trust and Management Earnings Forecasts." The Accounting Review, doi: https://doi.org/10.2308/tar-2017-0023. (Published Online)

Kim, Y., L. Su, Z. Wang and H. Wu (February 2020). "The Effect of Trade Secrets Law on Stock Price Synchronicity: Evidence from the Inevitable Disclosure Doctrine." The Accounting Review, doi: https://doi.org/10.2308/tar-2017-0425. (Published Online)

Kim, J.-B., B. Li and Z. Liu (December 2019). “Information Processing Cost and Breadth of Ownership.” Contemporary Accounting Research, Vol. 36, Iss. 4, pp. 2408-2436.

Kim, J.-B., J. W. Kim, and J.-H. Lim (December 2019). "Does XBRL Adoption Constrain Earnings Management? Early Evidence from Mandated U.S. Filers.” Contemporary Accounting Research, Vol. 36, Iss. 4, pp. 2610-2634.

Qian, C., Y. Lu and Y. Yu (December 2019)."Financial Analyst Coverage and Corporate Social Performance: Evidence from Natural Experiments." Strategic Management Journal, Vol. 40, Iss. 13, pp. 2271-2286. (Published online in July 2019)

Hu, X., Z. Li, Y. Li and S. Pei (November 2019). "Positive Externality of the American Jobs Creation Act of 2004." Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis, doi: https://doi.org/10.1017/S0022109019001017. (Published Online)

Zhang, Z. (October 2019). "Bank Interventions and Trade Credit: Evidence from Debt Covenant Violations", Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis, Vol. 54, Iss. 5, pp. 2179-2207.

Hann, R., H. Kim, W. Wang and Y. Zheng (October 2019). "Information Frictions and Productivity Dispersion: The Role of Accounting Information." The Accounting Review, Vol. 95, Iss. 3, pp. 223-250.

Lennox, C. and B. Li (October 2019). "When Are Audit Firms Sued for Financial Reporting Failures and What Are the Lawsuit Outcomes?" Contemporary Accounting Research, Vol. 37, No. 3, pp. 1370-1399.

Yang, J., Y. Yu and L. Zheng (September 2019). "The Impact of Shareholder Litigation Risk on Equity Incentives: Evidence from a Quasi-Natural Experiment." accepted by The Accounting Review, forthcoming (Accepted/In press/Filed)

Kim, J.-B., C. Chen, M. Wei. H. Zhang (September 2019). “Linguistic Information Quality in Customers’ Forward-looking Disclosures and Suppliers’ Investment Decisions.” Contemporary Accounting Research, Vol. 36, Iss. 3, pp. 1751-1783.

Tsang, A., F. Xie and X. Xin (September 2019). "Foreign Institutional Investors and Voluntary Disclosure Around the World." The Accounting Review, Vol. 94, Iss. 5, pp. 319-348.

Hsieh, T.-S, J.-B. Kim, R. R. Wang, and Z. Wang (August 2019). “Seeing Is Believing? Perceived Executive Facial Trustworthiness, Auditor Tenure, and Audit Fees.” Journal of Accounting and Economics, Vol. 69, Iss. 1, doi: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jacceco.2019.101260. (Published Online)

Kim, J.-B., L. Lu and Y. Yu (July 2019), "Analyst Coverage and Expected Crash Risk: Evidence from Exogenous Changes in Analyst Coverage." The Accounting Review, Vol. 94, No. 4, pp. 345-364.

Chiu, T. T., J.-B. Kim, and Z. Wang (July, Summer 2019). “Customers’ Risk Factor Disclosures on Suppliers’ Investment Efficiency.” Contemporary Accounting Research, Vol. 36, Iss. 2, pp. 773-804.

Chen, Y., A. Goyal; M. Veeraraghavan and L. Zolotoy (July 2019). "Media Coverage and IPO Pricing Around the World." Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis, doi: https://doi.org/10.1017/S0022109019000486 (Published Online)

Guan, Y., C. Li, H. Lu and F. Wong (July 2019). “Regulations and Brain Drain: Evidence from Wall Street Star Analysts’ Career Choices." Management Science, Vol. 65, Iss. 12, pp. 5766-5784.

Kim, J.-B., M. Pevzner, and X. Xin (April 2019). “Foreign Institutional Ownership and Auditor Choice: Evidence from Worldwide Institutional Ownership.” Journal of International Business Studies, Vol. 50 , Iss. 1, pp. 83-110. 

Chang, X., Y. Chen, S. Wang; K. Zhang and W. Zhang (March 2019). "Credit Default Swaps and Corporate Innovation." Journal of Financial Economics, Vol. 134, Iss. 2, pp. 474-500.

Chen, Y., R. Ge, L. Henock and L. Zolotoy (January 2019). "Stock Liquidity and Corporate Tax Avoidance. " Review of Accounting Studies, Vol. 24, Iss. 1, pp. 309-340.

Wang, C., Xie, F., and Xin, X (December 2018), "CEO Inside Debt and Accounting Conservatism", Contemporary Accounting Research, Vol. 35, Iss. 4, pp. 2131-2159.

Lee, C., T. S. Sun, R. Wang and R. Zhang (November 2018). "Technological Links and Predictable Returns", Journal of Financial Economics, Vol. 132, Iss. 3, pp 76-96.

Chiu, T.-T., Y. Guan and J.-B. Kim (October 2018). “Effect of Risk Factor Disclosures on the Pricing of Credit Default Swaps.” Contemporary Accounting Research, Vol. 35, No. 4, pp. 2191-2224.

Lin, Y., Y. Mao and Z. Wang (July 2018) "Institutional Ownership, Peer Pressure, and Voluntary Disclosures", The Accounting Review, Vol. 93, No. 4, pp. 283-308,

Kim, J.-B., B. Y. Song and T. Stratopoulos (May 2018), "Does Information Technology Reputation Affect Bank Loan Terms?", The Accounting Review, Vol. 93, Iss. 3, pp. 185-211.

Chen, D., J.-B. Kim, O. Z. Li and S. Liang (May 2018), "China’s Closed Pyramidal Managerial Labor Market and the Stock Price Crash Risk", The Accounting Review, Vol. 93, Iss. 3, pp. 105-131.

Chen, Y. C., M. Hung and Y. Wang (February 2018), “The Effect of Mandatory CSR Disclosure on Firm Profitability and Social Externalities: Evidence from China", Journal of Accounting and Economics, Vol. 65, Iss. 1, pp. 169-190

Hong, H., J.-B. Kim, and M. Welker (December 2017), “Divergence of Cash Flow and Voting Rights, Opacity, and Stock Price Crash Risk: International Evidence.” Journal of Accounting Research, Vol. 55, Iss. 5, pp. 1167-1212.

Chang, X., Y. Chen and L. Zolotoy (August 2017), "Stock Liquidity and Stock Price Crash Risk", Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis, Vol. 52, Iss. 4, pp. 1605-1637.

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

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

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

Chen, Y., S. Sadique, B. Srinidhi and M. Veeraraghavan (May, Fall 2017), "Does High Quality Auditing Mitigate or Encourage Private Information Collection?", Contemporary Accounting Research, Vol. 34, Iss. 3, pp. 1622-1648.

Li, B. and Z. Liu (May 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.

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

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.

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

Griffin, P., H. Hong, J.-B. Kim (December 2016) “Price Discovery in the CDS Market: The Informational Role of Equity Short Interest.” Review of Accounting Studies, Vol. 21, Iss. 4, pp. 1116-1148.

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.

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

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.

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

Glover, J. and Kim, E. (Winter 2016), "Discussion of "Honor Among Thieves: Open Internal Reporting and Managerial Collusion", Contemporary Accounting Research, Vol. 33, Iss. 4, pp. 1403-1410

Chen, Y., F. A. Gul, X. M. Veeraraghavan and L. Zolotoy (November 2015), "Executive Equity Risk-Taking Incentives and Audit Pricing", The Accounting Review, Vol. 90, Iss. 6, pp. 2205-2234.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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, Y., E. J. Podolski, G. Rhee and M. Veeraraghavan (February 2014), "Local Gambling Preferences and Corporate Innovative Success", Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis, Vol. 49, Iss. 1, pp. 77-106.

Chen, T., S. Dasgupta and Y. Yu (2014), "Transparency and Financing Choices of Family Firms", Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis, Vol. 49, Iss. 2, pp. 381-408.

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.

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.

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.

Chen, Z. H., Y. Huang and J. K. C. Wei (June 2013), "Executive Pay Disparity and the Cost of Equity Capital", Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis, Vol. 48 Iss. 3, pp. 849-885

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

Lennox, C. and B. Li (October - December 2012), "The Consequences of Protecting Audit Partners’ Prsonal 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. 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.

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.

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.

Chan, L., K. Chen, T. Chen and Y. Yu (2012), "The Effects of Firm-initiated Clawback Provisions on Earnings Quality and Auditor Behavior", Journal of Accounting and Economics, Vol. 54, Iss. 2-3, pp. 180-196.

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., 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.

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.

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., 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.

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.

Zhang, H. and L. Zheng (February 2011), "The Valuation Impact of Reconciling Pro Forma Earnings to GAAP Earnings", Journal of Accounting and Economics, Vol. 51, Iss. 1-2, pp. 186-202.

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.