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iconiconiconNameJeff Zeyun ChenImageJeff Zeyun ChenFirstnameJeff ZeyunLastnameChenOffice Phone817-257-4896
Emailzeyun.chen@tcu.edu
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Position:Assistant ProfessorDepartment:AccountingOffice:TOCB 114Role:FacultyEducation
  • Ph.D., University of Houston, 2009
  • M.B.A., University of Louisiana at Lafayette, 2004
  • B.S., Fudan University, 2002
Areas of Expertise / Research
  • Earnings quality
  • Accounting conservatism
  • Market efficiency with respect to accounting information
Work Experience
  • Leeds School of Business, University of Colorado at Boulder (2009 to 2017)
  • PricewaterhouseCoopers (2002 to 2003)
Courses Taught
  • Intermediate Accounting I and II
  • Financial Accounting Principles
  • Doctoral Seminar in Capital Markets Research
Key Publications
  • “When are Outside Directors More Effective Monitors? – Evidence from Real Activities Manipulation” with Marc Cussatt and Katherine Gunny, Journal of Accounting, Auditing and Finance (forthcoming)
  • “Accounting Quality, Liquidity Risk, and Post-Earnings-Announcement Drift” with Gerald Lobo and Joseph Zhang, Contemporary Accounting Research (2017), Vol. 34, No. 3, 1649 – 1680
  • “Does the Relation between Information Quality and Capital Structure Vary with Cross-Country Institutional Differences?” with Chee Yeow Lim and Gerald Lobo, Journal of International Accounting Research (2016), Vol. 15, No. 3, 131 – 156
  • “Changes in Cash: Persistence and Pricing Implications” with Philip Shane, Journal of Accounting Research (2014), Vol. 52, No. 3, 599 – 634
  • “Loan Collateral and Financial Reporting Conservatism: Chinese Evidence” with Gerald Lobo, Yanyan Wang, and Lisheng Yu, Journal of Banking and Finance (2013), Vol. 37, No. 12, 4989 – 5006
  • “Effects of Audit Quality on Earnings Management and Cost of Equity Capital: Evidence from China” with Hanwen Chen, Gerald Lobo, and Yanyan Wang, Contemporary Accounting Research (2011), Vol. 28, No. 3, 892 – 925
  • “Association between Borrower and Lender State Ownership and Accounting Conservatism” with Hanwen Chen, Gerald Lobo, and Yanyan Wang, Journal of Accounting Research (2010), Vol. 48, No. 5, 973 – 1014
Awards / Recognition
  • Outstanding Reviewer for the Canadian Journal of Administrative Sciences, 2013
  • AAA/Deloitte/J. Michael Cook Doctoral Consortium Fellow, 2007