Wei Zhu

University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign - Department of Accountancy

Assistant Professor

1206 South Sixth Street

Champaign, IL 61820

United States

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Scholarly Papers (9)

1.

Accounting Performance Goals in CEO Compensation Contracts and Corporate Risk Taking

Chen, CX., Kim, M., Li, LY., and Zhu, W. (2021), Accounting Performance Goals in CEO Compensation Contracts and Corporate Risk Taking, Management Science (Accepted)
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 18 Feb 2020 Last Revised: 12 Jun 2021
University of Illinois at Urbana-ChampaignUniversity of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign - Department of Accountancy, University of Wisconsin - Madison - Department of Accounting and Information Systems, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign - Department of Accountancy
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performance goals, target setting, risk taking, executive compensation

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Strategic Informed Trading and Dark Pools

Number of pages: 53 Posted: 12 Dec 2018 Last Revised: 02 Feb 2020
Mao Ye and Wei Zhu
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign - Department of Accountancy
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Dark pool, rational expectations equilibrium, price discovery, shareholder activism, Schedule 13D filings

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Meet, Beat, and Pollute

Review of Accounting Studies, forthcoming
Number of pages: 62 Posted: 21 Apr 2021 Last Revised: 19 May 2022
Yale School of Management, Xiamen University - School of Management, Yale School of Management and University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign - Department of Accountancy
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ESG; corporate sustainability; managerial short-termism; meeting earnings benchmarks; real earnings management; externality

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The Effect of Tick Size on Managerial Learning from Stock Prices

Journal of Accounting & Economics (JAE), Forthcoming
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 04 Feb 2020 Last Revised: 19 May 2022
Mao Ye, Miles Zheng and Wei Zhu
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign - Department of Finance and University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign - Department of Accountancy
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tick size; managerial learning; revelatory price efficiency; investment–q sensitivity; management capex forecast; market feedback

5.

Do Type II Subsequent Events Impair Financial Reporting Quality?

The Accounting Review, Forthcoming
Posted: 12 Nov 2019
University of Missouri-Columbia, University of Texas at Austin, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign - Department of Accountancy

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Dark trading and post earnings announcement drift

Management Science
Posted: 01 Aug 2018 Last Revised: 17 Sep 2020
Yale School of Management, Yale School of Management and University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign - Department of Accountancy

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Dark trading; Post-earnings-announcement-drift; Arbitrage costs; Price efficiency

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Measuring the information content of disclosures: The role of return noise

The Accounting Review https://doi.org/10.2308/TAR-2021-0075
Posted: 29 Jun 2018 Last Revised: 15 Feb 2022
Yale School of Management, Yale School of Management and University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign - Department of Accountancy

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Return noise; return volatility; information content; U-statistic

8.

Operating Cash Flows and Earnings Target Revision

Journal of Management Accounting Research, Forthcoming
Posted: 13 Jul 2017 Last Revised: 14 Jun 2021
Wei Zhu, Laura Yue Li and Shuyang Wang
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign - Department of Accountancy, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and Northeastern University

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target setting; target revision; target achievability; operating cash flows

9.

Accruals and Price Crashes

Review of Accounting Studies, Forthcoming
Posted: 06 Apr 2016
Wei Zhu
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign - Department of Accountancy

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accruals; crashes; bad news hoarding; default risk