Rong Yang

Rong Yang

Professor
Saunders College of Business
Department of Finance and Accounting

2020 Submissions

Journal Paper

Kim, I., Ryou, J., & Yang, R. (2020). The Color of Investors' Money: Institutional Blockholders' Political Values and Corporate Environmental Disclosure. Journal of Corporate Finance. . .

Li, L., Qi, B., Robin, A., & Yang, R. (2020). The Effect of Enforcement Action on Audit Fees and the Audit Reporting Lag. Accounting and Business Research. . .

Dharwadkar, R., Guo, J., Shi, L., & Yang, R. (2020). Corporate social irresponsibility and boards: The implications of legal expertise. Journal of Business Research. . .

Published Conference Proceedings

Le, L., Sun, L., & Yang, R. (2020). Chief Operating Officer and Operational Efficiency. 2020 AAA Annual Meeting.

Invited Article/Publication

Kim, I., Ryou, J., & Yang, R. (2020). The Color of Investors' Money: Institutional Blockholders' Political Values and Corporate Environmental Disclosure. Journal of Corporate Finance. . .

Li, L., Qi, B., Robin, A., & Yang, R. (2020). The Effect of Enforcement Action on Audit Fees and the Audit Reporting Lag. Accounting and Business Research. . .

Dharwadkar, R., Guo, J., Shi, L., & Yang, R. (2020). Corporate social irresponsibility and boards: The implications of legal expertise. Journal of Business Research. . .

2019 Submissions

Journal Paper

Liu, Manlu, Kean Wu, and Rong Yang. "Textual Analysis for Risk Profiles from 10-K Filings: Evidence from Audit Opinions." CPA Journal. (2019): NA. Print. £

Arena, M., B. Wang, and R. Yang. "Shareholder Litigation and Tax Avoidance." Journal of Corporate Finance. (2019): NA. Print. £

Li, C., et al. "The SOX 404 Control Audit and the Effectiveness of Additional Audit Effort in Lowering the Risk of Financial Misstatements." Review of Quantitative Finance and Accounting. (2019): NA. Web. £

Arena, M., Wang, B., & Yang, R. (2019). Shareholder Litigation and Tax Avoidance. Journal of Corporate Finance. . .

Liu, M., Wu, K., Yang, R., & Yu, Y. (2019). Textual Analysis for Risk Profiles from 10-K Filings: Evidence from Audit Opinions. CPA Journal. . .

Li, C., Raman, K., Sun, L., & Yang, R. (2019). The SOX 404 Control Audit and the Effectiveness of Additional Audit Effort in Lowering the Risk of Financial Misstatements. Review of Quantitative Finance and Accounting. . .

Invited Article/Publication

Arena, M., Wang, B., & Yang, R. (2019). Shareholder Litigation and Tax Avoidance. Journal of Corporate Finance. . .

Liu, M., Wu, K., Yang, R., & Yu, Y. (2019). Textual Analysis for Risk Profiles from 10-K Filings: Evidence from Audit Opinions. CPA Journal. . .

Li, C., Raman, K., Sun, L., & Yang, R. (2019). The SOX 404 Control Audit and the Effectiveness of Additional Audit Effort in Lowering the Risk of Financial Misstatements. Review of Quantitative Finance and Accounting. . .

2018 Submissions

Journal Paper

Aghazadeh, S., Sun, L., Wang, Q., & Yang, R. (2018). CEO Overconfidence and Cost of Equity. Review of Quantitative Finance and Accounting. . .

Aghazadeh, Sanaz, et al. "CEO Overconfidence and Cost of Equity." Review of Quantitative Finance and Accounting. (2018): NA. Web. £

Published Conference Proceedings

Yang, R., Gupta, S., & Micale, J. (2018). Unintended Consequences of JOBS Act: Evidence from Auditor Pricing of Emerging Growth Companies. 2018 AAA annual meeting..

Yang, R., Kim, I., & Ryou, J. (2018). The Color of Investors' Money: Institutional Blockholders' Political Values and Corporate Environmental Policies. 2018 AAA annual meeting..

Yang, R., Arena, M., & Wang, B. (2018). Shareholder Litigation and Tax Avoidance. 2018 AAA annual meeting..

Invited Article/Publication

Yang, Rong, Incheol Kim, and JiWoo Ryou. "The Color of Investors' Money: Institutional Blockholders' Political Values and Corporate Environmental Policies." 2018 AAA Annual Meeting. (2018). Print. £

Yang, Rong, Matteo Arena, and Bin Wang. "Shareholder Litigation and Tax Avoidance." 2018 AAA Annual Meeting. (2018). Print. £

Yang, Rong, Sudip Gupta, and Joe Micale. "Unintended Consequences of JOBS Act: Evidence from Auditor Pricing of Emerging Growth Companies." 2018 AAA Annual Meeting. (2018). Print. £

Aghazadeh, S., Sun, L., Wang, Q., & Yang, R. (2018). CEO Overconfidence and Cost of Equity. Review of Quantitative Finance and Accounting. . .

2017 Submissions

Journal Paper

He, L., Yang, R., & He, Y. (2017). Does Social Exchange Relationship Impair Audit Committee Effectiveness?. Journal of Management and Governance. . .

Yang, R., Yu, Y., Liu, M., & Wu, K. (2017). Corporate Risk Disclosure and Audit Fee: A Text Mining Approach. European Accounting Review. . .

Yang, R., Qi, B., & Tian, G. (2017). Do Social Ties between Individual Auditors and Client Executives Matter to Audit Quality?. Asia Pacific Journal of Accounting and Economics. 24. .

He, Lerong, Rong Yang, and Yuanlong He. "Does Social Exchange Relationship Impair Audit Committee Effectiveness?" Journal of Management and Governance. (2017): 1-31. Web. £

Yang, Rong, et al. "Corporate Risk Disclosure and Audit Fee: A Text Mining Approach." European Accounting Review. (2017): 1-12. Web. £

Aghazadeh, Sanaz, et al. "CEO Overconfidence and Cost of Equity." Review of Quantitative Finance and Accounting. (2017): 1-22. Print. £

Published Conference Proceedings

Yang, R., Kim, I., & Kong, J. (2017). Do Board Reforms Matter to Audit Pricing Decisions? A Global Evidence. 2017 AAA annual meeting.

Yang, R., & Yu, Y. (2017). Can superior Sustainability Governance Improve Voluntary Corporate Social Responsibility Disclosure?. 2017 AAA annual meeting.

Invited Article/Publication

He, L., Yang, R., & He, Y. (2017). Does Social Exchange Relationship Impair Audit Committee Effectiveness?. Journal of Management and Governance. . .

Yang, R., Yu, Y., Liu, M., & Wu, K. (2017). Corporate Risk Disclosure and Audit Fee: A Text Mining Approach. European Accounting Review. . .

Yang, R., Qi, B., & Tian, G. (2017). Do Social Ties between Individual Auditors and Client Executives Matter to Audit Quality?. Asia Pacific Journal of Accounting and Economics. 24. .

Yang, Rong, I. Kim, and J. H. Kong. "Do Board Reforms Matter to Audit Pricing Decisions? A Global Evidence." 2017 AAA Annual Meeting. (2017). Print. £

Yang, Rong and Yang Yu. "Can Superior Sustainability Governance Improve Voluntary Corporate Social Responsibility Disclosure?" 2017 AAA Annual Meeting. (2017). Print. £

2016 Submissions

Journal Paper

Yang, Rong, Baolei Qi, and Gaoliang Tian. "Do Social Ties between Individual Auditors and Client Executives Matter to Audit Quality?" Asia Pacific Journal of Accounting and Economics. (2016): 1-10. Web. £

Published Conference Proceedings

Yang, Rong, et al. "The Impact of Corporate Risk Disclosures on Audit Pricing Decisions: A Text Mining Approach." Proceedings of the CSWIM 2016. Ed. Rong Yang. Dalian, China: n.p., 2016. Print. £

Yang, Rong, et al. "Corporate Risk Disclosure and Audit Fee: A Text Mining Approach." Proceedings of the 2016 AAA Annual Meeting. Ed. Rong Yang. New York, New York: American Accounting Association, 2016. Print. £

Yang, R., Yu, Y., Liu, M., & Wu, K. (2016). Corporate Risk Disclosure and Audit Fee: A Text Mining Approach. 2016 AAA Annual Meeting.

2015 Submissions

Journal Paper

Rong, Yang, and Baolei Qi. "Do Social Ties Between Individual Auditors and Client Executives Matter to Audit Quality?" Asia Pacific Journal of Accounting and Economics. (2015): NA. Print. £

Rong, Yang, and Baolei Qi. "Do Social Ties between Individual Auditors and Client Executives Matter to Audit Quality?" Asia Pacific Journal of Accounting and Economics NA. NA (2015): NA. Print. £

Hou, Q., Jin, Q., Yang, R., Yuan, H., & Zhang, G. (2015). Performance Commitment of Controlling Shareholders and Earnings Management. Contemporary Accounting Research. 32. 1099-1127.

Published Conference Proceedings

Yang, R., Qi, B., & Robin, A. (2015). Can Government Sanctions on Engagement Auditors Improve Audit Quality?. The 2015 AAA Annual Meeting.

Yang, R., Guo, J., & Shi, L. (2015). Irresponsible Corporate Social Activities, Stakeholders and Board Legal Expertise. The 2015 AAA Annual Meeting.

Invited Article/Publication

Hou, Q., Jin, Q., Yang, R., Yuan, H., & Zhang, G. (2015). Performance Commitment of Controlling Shareholders and Earnings Management. Contemporary Accounting Research. 32. 1099-1127.

2014 Submissions

Journal Paper

He, L., & Yang, R. (2014). Does Industry Regulation Matter? New Evidence on Audit Committees and Earnings Management. Journal of Business Ethics. 123. 573-589.

Qi, B., Yang, R., & Tian, G. (2014). Can Media Deter Management from Manipulating Earnings? Evidence from China. Review of Quantitative Finance and Accounting. 42. 571-597.

Qi, B, R Yang, and G Tian. "Can Media Deter Management from Manipulating Earnings? Evidence from China." Review of Quantitative Finance and Accounting 42. 3 (2014): 571-597. Print. *

Hou, Q, et al. "Performance Commitment of Controlling Shareholders and Earnings Management." Contemporary Accounting Research. (2014): forthcoming. Print. * «

Lerong, He, and Rong Yang. "Does Industry Regulation Matter? New Evidence on Audit Committees and Earnings Management." Journal of Business Ethics 123. 4 (2014): 573-589. Print. £

Cordeiro, James, et al. "What Determines the Variation in Relative Performance Evaluation Usage Across U.S. Industries?" Management Research Review 37. 5 (2014): 502-514. Print. £

Published Conference Proceedings

Yang, R., Qi, B., & Tian, G. (2014). Do Social Ties between Individual Auditors and Client Executives Matter to Audit Quality?. 2014 AAA annual meeting.

Invited Article/Publication

He, L., & Yang, R. (2014). Does Industry Regulation Matter? New Evidence on Audit Committees and Earnings Management. Journal of Business Ethics. 123. 573-589.

Qi, B., Yang, R., & Tian, G. (2014). Can Media Deter Management from Manipulating Earnings? Evidence from China. Review of Quantitative Finance and Accounting. 42. 571-597.

2013 Submissions

Journal Paper

Krishnan, G., Sun, L., Wang, Q., & Yang, R. (2013). Client Risk Management: A Study of Earnings Management, Audit Fees, and Auditor Resignations. Auditing: A Journal of Practice and Theory. 32. 147-169.

Yao, Y., Yang, R., Liu, Z., & Hasan, I. (2013). Government Intervention and Institutional Trading Strategy: Evidence from a Transition Country. Global Finance Journal. 24. 44-68.

Yao, Y., et al. "Government Intervention and Institutional Trading Strategy: Evidence from a Transition Country." Global Finance Journal 24. 1 (2013): 44-68. Print. «

Gopal, Krishnan, et al. "Client Risk Management: A Study of Earnings Management, Audit Fees, and Auditor Resignations." Auditing: A Journal of Practice and Theory 32. 2 (2013): 147-169. Print. «

Invited Article/Publication

Krishnan, G., Sun, L., Wang, Q., & Yang, R. (2013). Client Risk Management: A Study of Earnings Management, Audit Fees, and Auditor Resignations. Auditing: A Journal of Practice and Theory. 32. 147-169.

Yao, Y., Yang, R., Liu, Z., & Hasan, I. (2013). Government Intervention and Institutional Trading Strategy: Evidence from a Transition Country. Global Finance Journal. 24. 44-68.

2012 Submissions

Journal Paper

Yang, Rong and Beixin Lin. "Does Regulation Fair Disclosure Affect Analysts' Forecast Performance? The Case of Restructuring Firms." Review of Quantitative Finance and Accounting 38. 4 (2012): 495-517. Print. £

Lin, B., & Yang, R. (2012). Does Regulation Fair Disclosure Affect Analysts' Forecast Performance? The Case of Restructuring Firms. Review of Quantitative Finance and Accounting. 38. 495-517.

Yang, Rong and Beixin Lin. "Restructure the Accounting Rules for Restructuring Charges? IFRS vs. US GAAP." CPA Journal 82. 3 (2012): 38-41. Print. £

Lin, B., & Yang, R. (2012). Restructure the Accounting Rules for Restructuring Charges? IFRS vs. US GAAP. CPA Journal. 82. 38-41.

Published Conference Proceedings

Qi, B., Yang, R., & Tian, G. (2012). Can Media Deter Management from Manipulating Earnings? Evidence from China. American Accounting Association Annual Meeting.

Yang, R., & He, L. (2012). Audit Committee Quality, Regulation, and Earnings Management. American Accounting Association Annual Meeting.

Invited Article/Publication

Lin, B., & Yang, R. (2012). Does Regulation Fair Disclosure Affect Analysts' Forecast Performance? The Case of Restructuring Firms. Review of Quantitative Finance and Accounting. 38. 495-517.

Lin, B., & Yang, R. (2012). Restructure the Accounting Rules for Restructuring Charges? IFRS vs. US GAAP. CPA Journal. 82. 38-41.

2011 Submissions

Published Conference Proceedings

Lou, F., Yang, R., & Yuan, H. (2011). An Empirical Analysis of Economic Incentives and Characteristics of Voluntary Internal Control Disclosure: Evidence from China. American Accounting Association Annual Meeting.

Cordeiro, J., Yang, R., & Kent, D. (2011). What Determines the Variation in Relative Performance Evaluation Usage Across US Industries?. American Accounting Association Annual Meeting.

2010 Submissions

Published Conference Proceedings

Yang, R., & He, L. (2010). Audit Committees, Auditor's Reports and the Influence of the Sarbanes-Oxley Act. American Accounting Association Annual Meeting.

Yang, R., & He, L. (2010). Consequences of Financial Restatements for CEOs. American Accounting Association Annual Meeting.

He, L., & Yang, R. (2010). Consequences of Financial Restatements for CEOs. The Annual Meeting of the Academy of Management.

2009 Submissions

Journal Paper

Liu, Y., & Yang, R. (2009). Competing Loyalty Programs: Impact of Market Saturation, Market Share, and Category Expandability. Journal of Marketing. 73. 93-108.

Published Conference Proceedings

Yang, R., (2009). An Empirical Analysis of Audit Committee Characteristics and Earnings Restatements. The Chinese Accounting Professors' Association of North America's Second Annual Research Conference.

Yao, Y., Yang, R., & Liu, Z. (2009). Government Intervention and Institutional Trading Strategy: Evidence from a Transition Country. American Accounting Association Annual Meeting.

He, L., & Yang, R. (2009). An Empirical Analysis of Audit Committee Characteristics and Earnings Restatements. The Annual Meeting of the Academy of Management.

Yang, R., & He, L. (2009). An Empirical Analysis of Audit Committee Characteristics and Earnings Restatements. American Accounting Association Annual Meeting.

Invited Article/Publication

Liu, Y., & Yang, R. (2009). Competing Loyalty Programs: Impact of Market Saturation, Market Share, and Category Expandability. Journal of Marketing. 73. 93-108.

2008 Submissions

Journal Paper

Mensah, Y., & Yang, R. (2008). An Empirical Evaluation of Analysts' Herding Behavior Following Regulation Fair Disclosure. Journal of Accounting and Public Policy. 27. 317-338.

Yang, R., & Lin, B. (2008). How Regulation FD Influences Analysts' Forecast Attributes for Restructuring Firms?. Research in Accounting Regulation. 20. .

Published Conference Proceedings

Liu, Y., & Yang, R. (2008). Loyalty Program Rivalry and Its Impact on Firm and Customer Outcomes. INFORMS Marketing Science Conference.

Cordeiro, J., Yang, R., & Mensah, Y. (2008). Industry Context, Benchmarking and CEO Compensation: Evidence from Security Analyst Forecast Errors. The Annual Meeting of the Academy of Management.

Invited Article/Publication

Mensah, Y., & Yang, R. (2008). An Empirical Evaluation of Analysts' Herding Behavior Following Regulation Fair Disclosure. Journal of Accounting and Public Policy. 27. 317-338.

Yang, R., & Lin, B. (2008). How Regulation FD Influences Analysts' Forecast Attributes for Restructuring Firms?. Research in Accounting Regulation. 20. .

2006 Submissions

Journal Paper

Lin, B., & Yang, R. (2006). The Effect of Repeat Restructuring Charges on Analysts' Forecast Revisions and Accuracy. Review of Quantitative Finance and Accounting. 27. 267-283.

Yang, R., & Mensah, Y. (2006). The Effect of the SEC's Regulation Fair Disclosure on Analyst Forecast Attributes. Journal of Financial Regulation and Compliance. 14. 192-209.

Invited Article/Publication

Lin, B., & Yang, R. (2006). The Effect of Repeat Restructuring Charges on Analysts' Forecast Revisions and Accuracy. Review of Quantitative Finance and Accounting. 27. 267-283.

Yang, R., & Mensah, Y. (2006). The Effect of the SEC's Regulation Fair Disclosure on Analyst Forecast Attributes. Journal of Financial Regulation and Compliance. 14. 192-209.