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School of Accountancy

Yin WANG

Full-time Faculty
Assistant Professor of Accounting

Dr. Yin Wang joined the School of Accountancy, Singapore Management University as Assistant Professor of Accounting in 2018. Prior to joining SMU, Yin received his PhD in Management Science from HEC Paris in 2018 and was Visiting PhD Research Scholar at the University of Michigan's Ross School of Business in 2017. His main research area lies in disclosure and its real effects. Other research interests include insider trading, earnings management, regulation and corporate governance. In conducting his research, he relies mainly on empirical-archival methods, and he is passionate about using novel data and exploring unique settings to address new questions. Before joining academia, Yin had worked in Risk and Finance Department at BNP Paribas in Paris for four years, where he was in charge of a team as Management Control Sector Manager in the leasing investment and finance business.

EDUCATION
PhD in Management Science, HEC Paris

RESEARCH INTERESTS
•    Disclosure
•    Insider Trading
•    Earnings Management
•    Regulation and Corporate Governance

TEACHING INTERESTS
•    Financial Accounting
•    Managerial Accounting

SELECTED RECOGNITION AND AWARDS
AAA / Deloitte / J. Michael Cook Doctoral Consortium Fellow, 2016
AAA FARS Midyear Meeting Doctoral Consortium Fellow, 2017
HEC Foundation Best Doctoral Thesis Award, 2018
MIT Asia Conference in Accounting Doctoral Consortium Fellow, 2018
Singapore MOE Tier 1 Academic Research Fund, PI solo-author, 2019

SELECTED APPOINTMENTS AND SERVICES
Ad-hoc reviewer for: The Accounting Review, 2019; AAA Annual Meeting, 2019, 2017; AAA FARS Midyear Meeting, 2020; Comptabilité Contrôle Audit (CCA), 2019, 2018, 2015; SMU SOAR Accounting Symposium, 2018.
Discussant for: AAA Annual Meeting, 2018, 2017; EAA Annual Congress, 2019; LBS Trans-Atlantic Doctoral Conference, 2017; HEC-ESSEC Joint Research Seminar, 2015.
SMU: UG Student Admission Recruiter, 2019; SMU SOAR Accounting Symposium, Reviewer, Moderator and Doctoral Consortium Breakout Group Leader, 2018

SSRN ID: 3083098
Personal website: https://sites.google.com/view/yin-wang/