Dr Wang Jiwei has over 10 years’ industry and academia experience in corporate reporting, financial analysis and equity valuation. Dr Wang has been doing applied research on international accounting standards (IFRS, Chinese GAAP and US GAAP), corporate governance, earnings management, related-party transactions, IPOs, and securities regulation. He published research papers in prestigious international journals such as China Economic Review, Journal of Accountingand Public Policy, and Journal of Business Ethics. He served on the editorial boards to the International Journal of Business, International Journal of Accounting, and Singapore Accountant. His research has been profiled in the Financial Times and the Straits Times.
PhD in Accounting, Hong Kong University of Science and Technology
Bachelor of Economics, Xi’an Jiaotong University FCPA, CPA Australia
Accounting Information and Corporate Governance in Emerging Markets
Accounting and Finance Studies in China
Financial Statement Analysis
Selected Recognition and Awards
Best Newcomer Teaching Award, School of Accountancy, SMU, 2005
“Media Coverage and Firm Valuation: Evidence from China,” with Kangtao Ye, Journal of Business Ethics, forthcoming, 2014.
“Managerial Agency Costs of Socialistic Internal Capital Markets: Empirical Evidence from China”, with Kangtao Ye, Journal of International Financial Management and Accounting, volume 25, issue 1, pages 1-37, 2014.
“A Comparison of Shareholder Identity and Governance Mechanisms in the Monitoring of Listed Companies in China,” sole-authored, China Economic Review, volume 21, issue 1, pages 24-37, 2010
“Tunneling as an Incentive for Earnings Management during the IPO Process in China,” with Joseph Aharony and Hongqi Yuan, Journal of Accounting and Public Policy, volume 29, issue 1, pages 1-26, 2010
“Accounting-Based Regulation in Emerging Markets: The Case of China’s Regulation of Seasoned Equity Offerings”, with Kevin Chen, The International Journal of Accounting, volume 42, issue 3, pages 221-236, 2007
Editorial Board: International Journal of Business, 2013 – present
Judging Panelist, Best Annual Report Award, a sub-award under the Singapore Corporate Award, organized by The Business Times, 2011 – present
Faculty Senator, SMU, May 2009 to March 2011, and April 2013 to present
Editorial Review Board: International Journal of Accounting, 2010 – 2011
Editorial Advisory Panel: Singapore Accountant, a publication of the Institute of Certified Public Accountants of Singapore (ICPAS), May 2007 – April 2010