Prof Edward Lee

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Biography

Academic journal editorial positions:

Key academic research publications:

Visiting positions:

  • Fudan University, Dept. of Accounting, Shanghai, China 
  • Stockholm School of Economics, Dept. of Accounting, Stockholm, Sweden 

Administrative position:   

  • Director of Postgraduate Research for Accounting and Finance Division, Alliance Manchester Business School, University of Manchester, UK 

Selected working papers:

  • Jeong-Bon Kim, Edward Lee, Xiaojian Tang, and Junsheng Zhang, 2021, Collusive versus coercive corporate corruption: Evidence from demand-side shocks and supply side disclosures. Working paper. 
  • Jeong-Bon Kim, Edward Lee, and Zhenmei Zhu, 2021, Does firm-specific stock price crash risk lead to a stimulation or distortion of market information efficiency? Working paper.
  • Tuan Ho, Edward Lee, Gerald J. Lobo, and Zhenmei Zhu, 2019, Does financial regulation uncertainty affect the mispricing of bank earnings? Working paper.
  • Jenny Cleverton, Christopher Humphrey, and Edward Lee, 2017, Fair values and the global financial crisis: Examining the social construction of fair values in a financial services organization. Working paper. 

Other research highlights:   

  • Best paper award in Financial Management track of British Academy of Management in 2020: Steven X. Chen, Edward Lee, Konstantinos Stathopoulos, 2020. Does corporate social responsibility spending affect strike risk? Evidence from union elections.
  • Most downloaded article in European Accounting Review: Hans Christensen, Edward Lee, Martin Walker, and Cheng Zeng, 2015. Incentives or standards: What determines accounting quality changes around IFRS adoption? European Accounting Review 24, 31-61 [CABS 3, REF 2021]
  • Best manuscript award from British Accounting and Finance Association in 2015: Edward Lee, Norman Strong, and Zhenmei Zhu, 2014. Did the value premium survive the subprime credit crisis? British Accounting Review 46, 166-178 [CABS 3, REF 2021]  

Former doctoral students:

  • Hans Christensen, Professor of Accounting, Booth School of Business, University of Chicago, USA
  • Zhenmei (Judy) Zhu, Associate Professor, Dept. of Accounting, Fudan University, Shanghai, China
  • Cheng (Colin) Zeng, Assistant Professor, Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hong Kong, China
  • Chu Yeong Lim, Associate Professor, Singapore Institute of Techonology, Singapore
  • Jirada Petaibanlue, Assistant Professor, Dept. of Accountancy, Chulalongkorn University, Thailand
  • Yin Zhu, former visiting researcher, Rotman School of Management, University of Toronto, Canada 
  • Jenny Cleverton, M&G Investments, UK 
  • Ersa Wahyuni, Lecturer, Dept. of Accounting, Padjadjaran University, Indonesia 
  • Mostafa Harakeh, Assistant Professor, Lebanese American University, Lebanon
  • Yangke Liu, Lecturer in Finance, Queen's University Belfast, UK
  • Steven Xianglong Chen, Lecturer in Accounting, University of Liverpool, UK

Qualifications:  

  • PhD in Accounting and Finance, University of Manchester, UK

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