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Jing Yu

Dr, PhD Nan.Tech.

  • The University of Western Australia (M250), 35 Stirling Highway,

    6009 Crawley


  • 26 Citations
  • 4 h-Index
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Personal profile


Dr Jing Yu joined UWA Business School in 2008 after completing the Ph.D. study in Nanyang Technological University, Singapore. The focus of her doctoral thesis is on the differences in investment decisions across countries. Jing has diverse research interests in areas of corporate governance, international corporate finance, and empirical market microstructure. Her research articles have been published or accepted for publication in various leading accounting and finance journals such as Review of Finance, Contemporary Accounting Research and Journal of Banking and Finance. Her papers have won several best paper awards at international conferences and at the UWA Business School. In addition to her high quality research profile, Jing is a passionate lecturer and supervisor to many Honours, Masters and PhD students. She is also a CFA charterholder and actively involved in the CFA local society.

Roles and responsibilities

  • Honours Co-ordinator in Accounting and Finance from 2017 - present

  • Health and Safety Committee member in Faculty of Arts, Business, Law and Education from 2017 - present

PhD supervisions
  • Mosha Hossain, completed in August 2017

  • Man Duy Pham, 2016 - present

  • Zakir Hossain, 2017

Teaching overview

  • FINA2221 Introduction to Finance (Undergrad Unit)

  • FINA2222 Corporate Financial Policy (Undergrad Unit)

  • FINA4482 Advanced Corporate Finance (Honours Unit)

  • FINA4590 Research Methods (Honours Unit)

  • FINA5635 Corporate Finance (MAF Unit)

  • FINA5632 Investments (MAF Unit)

  • CNOOC executive program


  • Corporate Finance
  • Capital Markets
  • Bond Pricing
  • CEO Power

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Projects 2011 2018

Research Output 2010 2017

  • 26 Citations
  • 4 h-Index
  • 6 Article
1 Citations

Does director trading change the information environment?

Chang, M., Qian, X., Yu, J. & See, Y. 1 May 2017 In : Australian Journal of Management. 42, 2, p. 205-229

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Information environment
Information asymmetry
Information efficiency
International Financial Reporting Standards

Corporate Governance and the Information Content of Earnings Announcements: A Cross-Country Analysis

Lau, S. T., Shrestha, K. & Yu, J. 2016 In : Contemporary Accounting Research. 33, 3, p. 1238-1266

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Cross-country analysis
Earnings announcements
Information content
Corporate governance
7 Citations

Foreign Investor Heterogeneity and Stock Liquidity around the World

Ng, L., Wu, F., Yu, J. & Zhang, B. Aug 2016 In : Review of Finance. 20, 5, p. 1867-1910

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Foreign investors
Firm performance
5 Citations

International political risk and government bond pricing

Huang, T., Wu, F., Yu, J. & Zhang, B. Jun 2015 In : Journal of Banking and Finance. 55, p. 393-405

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Political risk
Government bonds
Bond pricing
Bond yields
9 Citations

Stock Price Informativeness and Corporate Governance: An International Study

Yu, J. 2011 In : International Review of Finance. 11, 4, p. 477-514

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle