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Prof. Shiheng WANG

Prof. Shiheng WANG

Associate Professor

acwang@ust.hk

Academic qualifications

  • PhD 2008 Queen's University, Canada
  • MA 2002 Queen's University, Canada
  • BA 1998 Fudan University, China

ACADEMIC AND PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

  • Associate Professor, The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, July 2015 - present
  • Assistant Professor, The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, July 2008 –  June 2015
  • Instructor, Queen's University, 2006 - 2007
  • Auditor, KPMG, Ernst & Young, 1998 – 2001

PUBLICATIONS

  • " The Effects of Financial Reporting on Bank Loan Contracting in Global Markets: Evidence from Mandatory IFRS Adoption" Journal of International AccountingResearch 14 (2015), pp. 41-85. (with Tai-Yuan Chen, Chen Lung Chin, Ren-Yao Yao)
     
  • "Post-Earnings-Announcement Drift in Global Markets: Evidence from an Information Shock” The Review of Financial Studies 28(2015), pp 1242-1283. (With Mingyi Hung and Xi Li)
  • "Analyst Following and Forecast Accuracy after Mandated IFRS Adoptions."
    Journal of Accounting Research 49 (2011), pp 1307-1357. (With Hongping Tan and
    Michael Welker)
     
  • "Timing Equity Issuance in Response to Information Asymmetry Arising From IFRS Adoption in Australia and Europe." Journal of Accounting Research 49 (2011), pp 257-307. (with Michael Welker).

HONORS AND AWARDS

  • HKUST Best Ten Lecturers 2009, 2010, 2011
  • Franklin Prize for Teaching Excellence (undergraduate teaching) 2009
  • MCLEOD-D.I. Fellowship, Queen's University 2002-2006
  • Geoffrey H. Wood Scholarship 2005
  • American Accounting Association Doctoral Consortium Fellow 2004
  • Skelton Clark Fellowship, Queen's University 2001