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Jing Yu

Dr Jing Yu

Senior Lecturer
Accounting and Finance (UWA Business School)

Contact details
Address
Accounting and Finance (UWA Business School)
The University of Western Australia (M250)
35 Stirling Highway
CRAWLEY WA 6009
Australia
Phone
+61 8 6488 1759
Fax
+61 8 6488 1047
Email
jing.yu@uwa.edu.au
Qualifications
PhD Nan.Tech.
Biography
Dr Jing Yu joined UWA Business School in 2008 after completing the Ph.D. study in Nanyang Technological University, Singapore. The focus of her doctoral thesis is on the differences in investment decisions across countries. Jing has diverse research interests in areas of corporate governance, international corporate finance, and empirical market microstructure. Her research articles have been published or accepted for publication in various leading accounting and finance journals such as Review of Finance, Contemporary Accounting Research and Journal of Banking and Finance. Her papers have won several best paper awards at international conferences and at the UWA Business School. In addition to her high quality research profile, Jing is a passionate lecturer and supervisor to many Honours, Masters and PhD students. She is also a CFA charterholder and actively involved in the CFA local society.
Publications
Journal Publications

  • Sie Ting Lau and Jing Yu. 2010. Does Proximity Matter in International Bond Underwriting? Journal of Banking and Finance 34, 2027-2041.

  • Jing Yu. 2011. Stock Price Informativeness and Corporate Governance: An Internatinal Study. International Review of Finance 11, 477-514.

  • Tao Huang, Fei Wu, Jing Yu and Bohui Zhang. 2015. International Political Risk and Government Bond Pricing.Journal of Banking and Finance 55, 393-405.

  • Sie Ting Lau, Keshab Shrestha, and Jing Yu. 2016. Corporate Governance and the Information Content of Earnings Announcements: A Cross-Country Analysis. Contemporary Accounting Research 33, 1238-1266.

  • Lilian Ng, Fei Wu, Bohui Zhang, and Jing Yu. 2016. Foreign Investor Heterogeneity and Stock Liquidity around the World. Review of Finance 20, 1867-1910.

  • Millicent Chang, Yvonne Yee Wen See, Xiaolin Qian, and Jing Yu. 2017. Does Director Trading Change the Information Environment? Australian Journal of Management 42, 205-229.

  • Kin-Yip Ho, Wai-Man Liu, and Jing Yu. Public News Arrival and Cross-Asset Correlation Breakdown. International Review of Finance , Forthcoming.


Working papers

  • Hiroshi Moriyasu, Marvin Wee and Jing Yu. 2016. The Role of Algorithmic Trading in Stock Liquidity and Commonality in Electronic Limit Order Markets.

  • Tao Huang, Fei Wu, Jing Yu, and Bohui Zhang. 2016. The Value Impact of Stock Liquidity: An International Evidence.

  • CEOs on a short runway: Interim CEO and Corporate Investment in China

  • Does foreign ownership improve the information quality of credit ratings in emerging markets? Evidence from China‚Äôs bond market

  • Roles, responsibilities and expertise

    Services
    • Honours Co-ordinator in Accounting and Finance from 2017 - present

    • Health and Safety Committee member in Faculty of Arts, Business, Law and Education from 2017 - present



    PhD supervisions
    • Mosha Hossain, completed in August 2017

    • Man Duy Pham, 2016 - present

    • Zakir Hossain, 2017
    Memberships
    CFA membership; AFAANZ membership
    Teaching

    • FINA2221 Introduction to Finance

    • FINA2222 Corporate Financial Policy

    • FINA4482 Advanced Corporate Finance

    • FINA5635 Corporate Finance

    • FINA8432 Introduction to Finance (for MPA postgraduates)

    • CNOOC executive program

    Research profile
    Research profile and publications
     

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