Zhifeng Yang

City University of Hong Kong

83 Tat Chee Avenue

Kowloon

Hong Kong

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Scholarly Papers (9)

1.

Do Individual Auditors Affect Audit Quality? Evidence from Archival Data

Accounting Review, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 19 Jul 2011 Last Revised: 19 Sep 2015
Ferdinand A. Gul, Donghui Wu and Zhifeng Yang
Monash University Sunway Campus, The Chinese University of Hong Kong and City University of Hong Kong
Downloads 851 (13,467)
Citation 4

Abstract:

individual auditor, audit quality, auditor characteristics, archival research

2.

Minority Shareholders’ Control Rights and the Quality of Corporate Decisions in Weak Investor Protection Countries: A Natural Experiment from China

The Accounting Review, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 08 May 2010 Last Revised: 27 Nov 2012
Zhihong Chen, Bin Ke and Zhifeng Yang
Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, National University of Singapore and City University of Hong Kong
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Abstract:

Corporate Governance, Shareholder Democracy, Direct Shareholder Participation, Financing Policy

3.

Do School Ties between Auditors and Client Executives Influence Audit Outcomes?

Journal of Accounting & Economics (JAE), Vol. 61, No. 2-3, 2016
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 28 Jan 2014 Last Revised: 19 Sep 2015
City University of Hong Kong - Department of Accountancy, Department of Accountancy, Lingnan University, The Chinese University of Hong Kong and City University of Hong Kong
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Abstract:

School tie, social network, audit quality, audit fee

Do Audit Clients Successfully Engage in Opinion Shopping? Partner-Level Evidence

Journal of Accounting Research, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 28 Aug 2015 Last Revised: 03 Oct 2015
University of Toronto - Rotman School of Management, York University, Shanghai University of Finance and Economics, City University of Hong Kong and Shanghai Lixin University of Commerce
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Citation 1

Abstract:

Opinion Shopping; Partner Switch; Audit Quality; Individual Auditor

Do Audit Clients Successfully Engage in Opinion Shopping? Partner-Level Evidence

Journal of Accounting Research, Vol. 54, No. 1, 2016, Rotman School of Management Working Paper No. 2796755
Posted: 19 Jun 2016
University of Toronto - Rotman School of Management, York University, Shanghai University of Finance and Economics, City University of Hong Kong and Shanghai Lixin University of Commerce

Abstract:

opinion shopping; partner switch; audit quality; individual auditor

5.

The Consequences of Shifting the IPO Offer Pricing Power from Securities Regulators to Market Participants in Weak Institutional Environments: Evidence from China

Journal of Corporate Finance, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 05 Aug 2014 Last Revised: 09 Oct 2016
Jun Chen, Bin Ke, Donghui Wu and Zhifeng Yang
Zhejiang University, National University of Singapore, The Chinese University of Hong Kong and City University of Hong Kong
Downloads 206 (70,337)

Abstract:

IPO regulation; financial reporting quality; auditor choice; IPO offer pricing

6.

Do Political Connections Add Value to Audit Firms? Evidence from IPO Audits in China

Contemporary Accounting Research, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 30 Apr 2012
Zhifeng Yang
City University of Hong Kong
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7.

Ownership Structure, Institutional Development, and Political Extraction: Evidence from China

CAAA Annual Conference 2011, Singapore Management University School of Accountancy Research Paper No. 2014-08
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 16 Jan 2011 Last Revised: 21 Jan 2014
Yuanto Kusnadi and Zhifeng Yang
Singapore Management University - School of Accountancy and City University of Hong Kong
Downloads 148 (143,286)

Abstract:

extraction, cash holdings, investments, political connection

8.

State Control, Access to Capital, and Firm Performance

Number of pages: 49 Posted: 02 Jun 2012
Oliver Zhen Li, Xijia Su and Zhifeng Yang
National University of Singapore, China Europe International Business School (CEIBS) and City University of Hong Kong
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Abstract:

State control, Access to capital, Firm growth, Regulation

9.

Regulations, Earnings Management, and Post-IPO Performance: The Chinese Evidence

Journal of Banking & Finance Volume 33, Issue 1, January 2009, Pages 63–76, University of Alberta School of Business Research Paper No. 2013-673,
Posted: 02 Jul 2013
Jennifer L. Kao, Donghui Wu and Zhifeng Yang
Independent, Hong Kong Polytechnic University and City University of Hong Kong

Abstract:

Initial public offerings, Earnings management, Regulations