Dr. GUAN Yuyan (官玉燕博士)

PhD - Accounting (University of Toronto)
MBA - Investment (University of Miami)
BA - International Finance (Xiamen University)

Associate Head (AC)
Associate Professor

Dr. GUAN Yuyan (官玉燕博士)

Contact Information

Address: 13-223, Lau Ming Wai Academic Building
City University of Hong Kong
Phone: +852 34427136
Fax: +852 34420349
E-mail:
yyguan@cityu.edu.hk
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Research Areas

  • Auditing
  • Financial disclosure
  • Corporate Governance
  • Insider Trading
  • Executive Compensation

Dr. Guan's current research focuses on the use of accounting and financial information in the capital market, aiming at deriving empirical implications for investors, accounting practitioners and regulators. Dr. Guan has research work published in Journal of Accountng and Economics, The Accounting Review, Review of Accounting Studies, Contemporary Accounting Research, Journal of Business and Finance, and Journal of Accounting Auditing and Finance,etc.

Research Grant

  • 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: "School Ties and Audit Quality", Strategic Research Grant (SRG) - City University of Hong Kong , Amount: $100,000 (2013-2014) , Dr Yuyan Guan and Dr Zhifeng Yang
  • PI: "Political Connection of Financial Intermediaries and its Economic Consequences -Evidence from Chinese IPO market", General Research Fund (GRF) - Research Grants Council (RGC) , Amount: $368,379 (2011-2012) , Dr Guan Yuyan, Prof Chen Donghua, Mr Zhao Gang and Dr Zhang Tianyu
  • PI: "Analyst Coverage and CEO Compensation", Strategic Research Grant (SRG) - City University of Hong Kong , Amount: $123,916 (2010-2012) , Dr Yuyan Guan, Prof Jeffrey Callen and Prof Yibin Zhou
  • co-PI: "Does Insider Trading Regulation Benefit Shareholders: Evidence from Hong Kong", General Research Fund (GRF) - Research Grants Council (RGC) , Amount: $197,025 (2010-2011) , Dr Zhi Hong Chen, Dr Yuyan Guan and Prof Ke Bin
  • PI: "The Short-swing Rule and Insider Trading in Hong Kong Listed Firms", General Research Fund (GRF) - Research Grants Council (RGC) , Amount: $396,550 (2009-2011) , Dr Yuyan Guan, Dr Zhi Hong Chen and Prof Ke Bin
  • co-PI: "Equity-based compensation of Hong Kong-Listed firms", General Research Fund (GRF) - Research Grants Council (RGC) , Amount: $449,828 (2008-2011) , Dr Zhi Hong Chen, Dr Yuyan Guan and Prof Ke Bin
  • PI: "Corporate Governance and Accounting Conservatism", Strategic Research Grant (SRG) - City University of Hong Kong , Amount: HK$120,470 (2008-2010) , Dr Yuyan Guan, Prof Jeffrey Callen and Dr Jiaping Qiu

Administrative Assignments

Period Name Position
9/2013 - 8/2014 Departmental Staffing Committee Committee
9/2012 - 8/2014 College Graduate Studies Committee Committee Member
9/2012 - 8/2013 MsCPACG programme Deputy Admission Tutor
9/2011 - 8/2013 Department Research Committee Committee member
9/2009 - 8/2011 Departmental Learning and Teaching Committee Committee member
9/2008 - 7/2010 Qualifying Panel of the Ph.D. student (Wang Ran) Panel member

Publications

Journal Publications and Reviews
Conference Papers