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Amy ZANG
Assistant Professor
Email: amy.zang@ust.hk

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PhD, Accounting, 2006, Duke University, Durham, NC, USA
BS, Accounting, 2001, Tsinghua University, Beijing, China


ACADEMIC AND PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

  • Assistant Professor of Accounting, The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (HKUST), July 2009 - present
  • Assistant Professor of Accounting, University of Rochester, July 2006 - June 2009


 
PUBLICATIONS        

  • "Evidence on the Information Content of Text in Analyst Reports" Forthcoming at The Accounting Review. (with Allen Huang and Rong Zheng).
  • "Evidence on the Trade-Off between Real Activities Manipulation and Accrual-Based Earnings Management." The Accounting Review, March 2012, 87 (2) 675-703.
  • "What Determine Financial Analysts' Career Outcomes During Mergers?" Journal of Accounting and Economics, March 2009, 59-86. (with Joanna Shuang Wu)
  • "CEO Reputation and Earnings Quality." Contemporary Accounting Research,  Volume 25, Issue 1, Spring 2008. (with Jennifer Francis, Allen Huang and Shiva Rajgopal)



SELECTED WORKING PAPER      

  • "A Thematic Analysis of Analyst Information Discovery and Information Interpretation Roles," coauthored with Allen Huang, Reuven Lehavy and Rong Zheng.

HONORS AND AWARDS

  • Duke University Graduate Fellowship, 2001 - 2006
  • Deloitte & Touche Foundation Doctoral Fellowship Award, 2004
  • American Accounting Association Doctoral Consortium Fellow, 2004
  • PricewaterhouseCoopers/Long Tao Scholarship, China 2000
     

PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIPS

  • Member of American Accounting Association 

  • Member of American Finance Association