Edward Lee

University of Manchester - Alliance Manchester Business School

Professor

Booth St. West (Crawford House)

Manchester, M15 6PB

United Kingdom

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (28)

1.

Incentives or Standards: What Determines Accounting Quality Changes Around IFRS Adoption?

European Accounting Review Forthcoming
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 10 Sep 2007 Last Revised: 23 Feb 2015
University of Chicago - Booth School of Business, University of Manchester - Alliance Manchester Business School, University of Manchester - Manchester Business School and Alliance Manchester Business School
Downloads 7,366 (480)
Citation 40

Abstract:

IFRS, IAS, accounting quality, international accounting

2.

Do IFRS Reconciliations Convey Information? The Effect of Debt Contracting

Journal of Accounting Research vol. 47(5), pages 1167-1199, December 2009
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 16 Oct 2009 Last Revised: 12 Aug 2014
University of Chicago - Booth School of Business, University of Manchester - Alliance Manchester Business School and University of Manchester - Manchester Business School
Downloads 1,550 (8,486)
Citation 17

Abstract:

debt contracting, mandatory accounting change, International Financial Reporting Standards

CEO Accountability for Corporate Fraud: Evidence from the Split Share Structure Reform in China

Journal of Business Ethics, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 10 Jul 2011 Last Revised: 24 Nov 2014
Southwestern University of Finance and Economics, York University - Schulich School of Business, University of Edinburgh - Business School and University of Manchester - Alliance Manchester Business School
Downloads 290 (84,611)
Citation 2

Abstract:

Corporate fraud, CEO turnover, State ownership, Split Share Structure Reform, China

CEO Accountability for Corporate Fraud: Evidence from the Split Share Structure Reform in China

Journal of Business Ethics, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 20 Mar 2012 Last Revised: 15 Jun 2016
Southwestern University of Finance and Economics, York University - Schulich School of Business, University of Edinburgh - Business School and University of Manchester - Alliance Manchester Business School
Downloads 182 (136,210)
Citation 2

Abstract:

Corporate fraud; CEO turnover; State ownership; Split Share Structure Reform; China

CEO Accountability for Corporate Fraud: Evidence from the Split Share Structure Reform in China

Journal of Business Ethics, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 04 Feb 2014 Last Revised: 11 Nov 2014
Southwestern University of Finance and Economics, York University - Schulich School of Business, University of Edinburgh - Business School and University of Manchester - Alliance Manchester Business School
Downloads 137 (174,411)
Citation 2

Abstract:

CEO turnover; corporate fraud; ownership; Split Share Structure Reform; China

Executive Integrity, Audit Opinion, and Fraud in Chinese Listed Firms

Emerging Markets Review, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 14 May 2011 Last Revised: 24 Jun 2013
Southwestern University of Finance and Economics, York University - Schulich School of Business, University of Edinburgh - Business School and University of Manchester - Alliance Manchester Business School
Downloads 282 (87,342)

Abstract:

Auditor, earnings management, fraud, integrity, ethics, China

Executive Integrity, Audit Opinion, and Fraud in Chinese Listed Firms

Emerging Markets Review, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 01 Jan 2013
Southwestern University of Finance and Economics, York University - Schulich School of Business, University of Edinburgh - Business School and University of Manchester - Alliance Manchester Business School
Downloads 187 (132,727)

Abstract:

Integrity, auditor, earnings management, fraud, China, MAO

5.

Split Share Structure Reform, Corporate Governance, and the Foreign Share Discount Puzzle in China

European Journal of Finance, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 23 Jan 2012
Wenxuan Hou and Edward Lee
University of Edinburgh - Business School and University of Manchester - Alliance Manchester Business School
Downloads 357 (53,601)
Citation 2

Abstract:

Split Share Structure Reform, corporate governance, foreign share discount, ownership structure, China

UK Executive Stock Option Valuation: A Conditional Model

Number of pages: 31 Posted: 04 Feb 2005
University of Manchester - Alliance Manchester Business School, Manchester Business School and The University of Manchester - Alliance Manchester Business School
Downloads 325 (74,381)

Abstract:

Managerial Compensation, Executive Stock Options, Option Valuation

UK Executive Stock Option Valuation: A Conditional Model

Corporate Governance: An International Review, Vol. 15, Issue 6, pp. 1469-1479, November 2007
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 13 Dec 2007
University of Manchester - Alliance Manchester Business School, Manchester Business School and The University of Manchester - Alliance Manchester Business School
Downloads 8 (524,829)

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7.

Does the External Monitoring Effect of Financial Analysts Deter Corporate Fraud in China?

Journal of Business Ethics, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 29 Jun 2011 Last Revised: 16 Mar 2014
Southwestern University of Finance and Economics, York University - Schulich School of Business, University of Edinburgh - Business School and University of Manchester - Alliance Manchester Business School
Downloads 246 (88,815)
Citation 3

Abstract:

fraud triangle; corporate fraud; agency problem; analyst coverage; China

Did Regulation Fair Disclosure, SOX, and Other Analyst Regulations Reduce Security Mispricing?

Number of pages: 54 Posted: 01 Jul 2012 Last Revised: 25 Feb 2014
University of Manchester - Alliance Manchester Business School, University of Manchester - Manchester Business School and Fudan University - School of Management
Downloads 179 (138,252)

Abstract:

Disclosure regulations, Analyst regulations, Information uncertainty, Stock returns

Did Regulation Fair Disclosure, Sox, and Other Analyst Regulations Reduce Security Mispricing?

Journal of Accounting Research, Vol. 52, No. 3, 2014
Posted: 11 Sep 2014
University of Manchester - Alliance Manchester Business School, University of Manchester - Manchester Business School and Fudan University - School of Management

Abstract:

Disclosure regulations, Analyst regulations, Information uncertainty, Stock returns

9.

Executive Compensation and the Split Share Structure Reform in China

The European Journal of Finance, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 18 May 2012 Last Revised: 30 Apr 2013
University of Edinburgh - Business School, University of Manchester - Alliance Manchester Business School, The University of Manchester - Alliance Manchester Business School and University of Exeter
Downloads 176 (120,791)

Abstract:

Executive compensation, Split Share Structure Reform, State Ownership, China

10.

Corporate Dividend Payout and Earnings Management: Evidence from Chinese Regulatory Changes

Number of pages: 60 Posted: 08 Feb 2015
Edward Lee, Martin Walker and Jessie Y. Zhu
University of Manchester - Alliance Manchester Business School, University of Manchester - Manchester Business School and University of Toronto - Rotman School of Management
Downloads 140 (88,446)

Abstract:

dividend payout regulation; agency cost; event study; earnings management; Chinese stock market

11.

Media Coverage and Foreign Share Discount Puzzle in China

European Journal of Finance, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 25 Jun 2012 Last Revised: 20 Dec 2012
York University - Schulich School of Business, Durham Business School, University of Edinburgh - Business School and University of Manchester - Alliance Manchester Business School
Downloads 134 (160,579)

Abstract:

media coverage, foreign share discount, China

12.

Fund Ownership and Stock Price Informativeness of Chinese Listed Firms

Journal of Multinational Financial Management, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 08 Dec 2012
University of Warwick, University of Edinburgh - Business School, University of Birmingham - Birmingham Business School and University of Manchester - Alliance Manchester Business School
Downloads 130 (158,756)

Abstract:

share price informativeness, mutual funds, state ownership, ownership structure, China

13.

The Impact of State Ownership on Share Price Informativeness: The Case of the Split Share Structure Reform in China

British Accounting Review, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 22 Mar 2012 Last Revised: 14 Apr 2012
Wenxuan Hou, Jing-Ming Kuo and Edward Lee
University of Edinburgh - Business School, University of Birmingham - Birmingham Business School and University of Manchester - Alliance Manchester Business School
Downloads 125 (166,211)
Citation 3

Abstract:

State ownership, Share price informativeness, Split Share Structure Reform, China

14.

Does Analyst Coverage Affect Share Price Informativeness of Chinese Listed Firms?

Number of pages: 37 Posted: 21 Feb 2013
University of Warwick, University of Edinburgh - Business School, University of Birmingham - Birmingham Business School and University of Manchester - Alliance Manchester Business School
Downloads 91 (178,095)

Abstract:

Analyst, Analyst Report, Stock price informativeness, China, State-owned enterprise

15.

The Role of Mutual Funds in Deterring Corporate Fraud in China

ENTREPRENEURSHIP, GOVERNANCE AND ETHICS, Cumming, D., C., Mallin and R., Cressy, eds., Springer, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 03 Jan 2012 Last Revised: 23 Jan 2012
University of Edinburgh - Business School, University of Manchester - Alliance Manchester Business School and The University of Manchester - Alliance Manchester Business School
Downloads 86 (231,233)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Fund, Fund Ownership, Fraud, Integrity, Ethics, China

16.

Does Chinese State Control Facilitate Relative Performance Evaluation?

Number of pages: 33 Posted: 19 Sep 2012
Edward Lee, Martin Walker and Jessie Y. Zhu
University of Manchester - Alliance Manchester Business School, University of Manchester - Manchester Business School and University of Toronto - Rotman School of Management
Downloads 70 (246,636)

Abstract:

relative performance evaluation, executive compensation, Chinese state-owned enterprises, state control

17.

Geographic Difference and the Corporate Governance Role of Financial Analysts in China: Evidence from Stock Price Informativeness

Number of pages: 42 Posted: 06 Aug 2014 Last Revised: 20 Jan 2015
University of Warwick, University of Edinburgh - Business School, University of Birmingham - Birmingham Business School and University of Manchester - Alliance Manchester Business School
Downloads 51 (221,773)

Abstract:

Analyst coverage; Geographical difference; Geographical development; State-owned enterprise; Stock informativeness

18.

UK Evidence on the Characteristics versus Covariance Debate

European Financial Management, Vol. 13, No. 4, pp. 742-756, September 2007
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 15 Aug 2007
Weimin Liu, Edward Lee and Norman C. Strong
Nottingham University Business School, University of Manchester - Alliance Manchester Business School and University of Manchester - Manchester Business School
Downloads 17 (451,779)
Citation 6

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19.

Effects of Heterogeneity on Measuring Efficiency Scores: The Case of China's Banking Sector

in Experiences and Challenges in the Development of the Chinese Capital Market, edited by Douglas Cumming, Alessandra Guariglia, Wenxuan Hou, Edward Lee Palgrave Macmillan, 2015
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 28 Apr 2015
University of Aberdeen - Business School, York University - Schulich School of Business, University of Birmingham - Department of Economics, University of Edinburgh - Business School and University of Manchester - Alliance Manchester Business School
Downloads 11 (441,361)

Abstract:

Cost efficiency; Stochastic frontier analysis; Heterogeneity; Chinese banking

20.

Corporate Sell-Offs in the UK: Use of Proceeds, Financial Distress and Long-Run Impact on Shareholder Wealth

European Financial Management, Vol. 14, Issue 2, pp. 222-242, March 2008
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 12 Mar 2008
Edward Lee and Steve W. J. Lin
University of Manchester - Alliance Manchester Business School and Florida International University (FIU) - School of Accounting
Downloads 9 (497,735)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Who Benefits from IFRS Convergence in China?

Number of pages: 44 Posted: 22 Jun 2017
Fudan University, University of Manchester - Alliance Manchester Business School, University of Houston - C.T. Bauer College of Business and University of Toronto - Rotman School of Management
Downloads 3 (550,501)

Abstract:

International Financial Reporting Standards, Convergence, Market reaction, Value relevance, Capital demand

Who Benefits from IFRS Convergence in China?

Rotman School of Management Working Paper No. 2907240
Posted: 30 Jan 2017
Fudan University, University of Manchester - Alliance Manchester Business School, University of Houston - C.T. Bauer College of Business and University of Toronto - Rotman School of Management

Abstract:

International Financial Reporting Standards; Convergence; Market Reaction; Value Relevance; Capital Demand

22.

Chinese Capital Markets: Institutional Reforms and Growing Global Links

European Journal of Finance, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 09 Jun 2017
York University - Schulich School of Business, University of Birmingham - Department of Economics, University of Edinburgh - Business School and University of Manchester - Alliance Manchester Business School
Downloads 0 (477,449)

Abstract:

China, Chinese capital market, Institutional reforms

23.

Does Firm-Specific Stock Price Crash Risk Lead to a Stimulation or Distortion of Market Information Efficiency?

Posted: 18 Jan 2017
University of Waterloo, University of Manchester - Alliance Manchester Business School and Fudan University - School of Management

Abstract:

stock price crash risk, future earnings response coefficient, security mispricing, market information efficiency

24.

Does Changing Accounting Standards Affect Dividend Policy?

Posted: 02 Sep 2016 Last Revised: 26 May 2017
Mostafa Harakeh, Edward Lee and Martin Walker
University of Manchester, University of Manchester - Alliance Manchester Business School and University of Manchester - Manchester Business School

Abstract:

Information Shocks, IFRS, Dividend Payout, Dividend Value Relevance

25.

Business Ethics and Finance in Greater China: A Synthesis and Future Directions in Sustainability, CSR, and Fraud

Journal of Business Ethics, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 02 Aug 2016
York University - Schulich School of Business, University of Edinburgh - Business School and University of Manchester - Alliance Manchester Business School
Downloads 0 (234,508)

Abstract:

Business Ethics and Finance, China, Environment, CSR, Governance, Fraud

26.

Corporate Debt Maturity and Stock Price Crash Risk

European Financial Management, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 15 Feb 2016 Last Revised: 26 Mar 2017
Alliance Manchester Business School, University of Manchester - Alliance Manchester Business School, University of Manchester and Alliance Manchester Business School
Downloads 0 (86,782)

Abstract:

Debt maturity; Stock price crash risk; Corporate governance; Information asymmetry

27.

Bank Accounting Conservatism and Bank Loan Pricing

Journal of Accounting and Public Policy, Vol. 32, No. 5, 2013
Posted: 04 Mar 2015
Singapore Management University - School of Accountancy, University of Manchester - Manchester Business School, University of Manchester - Alliance Manchester Business School and Nanyang Technological University (NTU)

Abstract:

bank accounting, conservatism

28.

Bequest Motive, Information Transparency, and Family Firm Value: A Natural Experiment

Posted: 27 Jun 2017
East China Normal University (ECNU) - Department of Accounting, University of Manchester - Alliance Manchester Business School, Fudan University - School of Management and University of International Business and Economics (UIBE)

Abstract:

family firm governance, China’s one-child policy reform, information transparency