Prof Edward Lee

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Edward Lee is a Professor of Accounting and Finance at the Alliance Manchester Business School of the University of Manchester. He has published over 40 research articles, including his representative publications in leading accounting academic journals on the Financial Times Top 50 list (e.g. Journal of Accounting Research, Accounting, Organization and Society, Contemporary Accounting Research, and Review of Accounting Studies) and those disseminated through other internationally excellent academic journals (e.g. Accounting Horizons, European Accounting Review, Journal of Accounting, Auditing and Finance, Journal of Accounting and Public Policy, Journal of Banking and Finance, and Journal of Corporate Finance).
 
He currently serves as a Joint Editor-in-Chief of Accounting and Business Research, and also holds editorial positions or board membership in several other academic journals, including those affiliated with the American Accounting Association (AAA), the British Accounting and Finance Association (BAFA), or the European Accounting Association (EAA). He also serves as the Director of Postgraduate Research at the Accounting and Finance Division of the Alliance Manchester Business School.
 
His academic research addresses accounting issues with important policy relevance, and his research interest focuses on corporate disclosure and capital market accounting research. He also engages further with interdisciplinary research through a variety of areas ranging from corporate finance, corporate governance, to corporate social responsibility. He has examined a wide array of topical issues ranging from the economic consequences of accounting standards and disclosure regulations to the capital market impact of anti-corruption campaign, bank deregulations, corporate governance reform, demographic policy, financial crisis, industrial policies, and stock ownership reform.
 
He has co-supervised doctoral students who are now serving as faculty members in well-known universities in the US and Far East, as well as Russell Group universities in the UK. His academic research impact is also evident through citations by Financial Times Top 50 listed leading academic journals in the accounting discipline (e.g. Journal of Accounting and Economics, Journal of Accounting Research, The Accounting Review, Accounting, Organization and Society, Contemporary Accounting Research, and Review of Accounting Studies) and other disciplinary areas (e.g. Academy of Management Journal, Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis, Journal of International Business Studies, and Management Science).
 
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