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Wuyang Zhao

Assistant Professor

Department:     Accounting

Research Areas:     Accounting - Financial, Capital Markets, Financial Reporting, Financial Statement Analysis, Investor Behavior, Management Disclosure, Valuation

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Wuyang Zhao received his Ph.D. from The University of Toronto Rotman School of Management (accounting area) in 2017. His research explores the roles of short-sellers and financial analysts in capital markets. His current teaching interests focus primarily on financial statement analysis.


Partha Mohanram, Brian White, and Wuyang Zhao. 2020. Stock-based Compensation, Financial Analysts and Equity Overvaluation. Review of Accounting Studies 25(3), 1040-1077.


Jesse Chan, Steve Lin, Yong Yu, and Wuyang Zhao. 2018. Analysts' Stock Ownership and Stock Recommendations. Journal of Accounting and Economics 66(2/3), 476-498.


Ole-Kristian Hope and Wuyang Zhao. 2018. Market Reactions to the Closest Peer Firm’s Analyst Revisions. Accounting and Business Research48(4), 345-372.


Ole-Kristian Hope, Han Wu, and Wuyang Zhao. 2017. Blockholder Exit Threats in the Presence of Private Benefits of Control. Review of Accounting Studies 22(2), 873-902.


Ole-Kristian Hope, Danqi Hu, and Wuyang Zhao. 2017. Third Party Consequences of Short-selling Threats: The Case of Auditor Behavior. Journal of Accounting and Economics 63(2-3), 479-498.