Wanli Zhao

Renmin University of China

Professor

59 Zhongguancun Street

Beijing, 100872

China

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

15

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Scholarly Papers (15)

1.

The Politics of M&A Antitrust

Journal of Accounting Research, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 88 Posted: 04 Apr 2017 Last Revised: 29 Oct 2019
University of Michigan at Ann Arbor, Harvard Business School and Renmin University of China
Downloads 673 (48,443)
Citation 12

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Political Economy; Antitrust; FTC; DOJ; Senate Judiciary Committee; House Judiciary Committee; Mergers and Acquisitions

2.

Shadow Trading

The Accounting Review, July 2021
Number of pages: 64 Posted: 10 Sep 2020 Last Revised: 11 Sep 2021
Mihir N. Mehta, David M. Reeb and Wanli Zhao
University of Michigan at Ann Arbor, National University of Singapore and Renmin University of China
Downloads 485 (74,048)

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Business Partners, Insider Trading, Private Information, Information Transfers, Spillover, SEC

3.

Board Connectedness and Board Effectiveness

Number of pages: 50 Posted: 16 Mar 2015 Last Revised: 23 Jul 2015
Clemson University, Department of Finance, University of Arizona - Department of Finance and Renmin University of China
Downloads 440 (82,338)
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Centrality; Board connectedness; Board effectiveness; Fraud; Compensation; SEOs

4.

Audit Office Reputation Shocks from Gains and Losses of Major Industry Clients

Contemporary Accounting Research, Forthcoming, Ross School of Business Paper No. 1317
Number of pages: 64 Posted: 02 Jun 2016 Last Revised: 18 Jun 2017
Maastricht University, University of Michigan at Ann Arbor and Renmin University of China
Downloads 352 (106,409)
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Auditor Reputation; Auditor Changes; Audit Fees; Earnings Quality

5.

Director Connectedness: Monitoring Efficacy and Career Prospects

Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 68 Posted: 16 Nov 2015 Last Revised: 17 Dec 2017
Clemson University, Department of Finance, University of Arizona - Department of Finance and Renmin University of China
Downloads 352 (106,409)
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Centrality; Director connectedness; Director Turnover; Financial Reporting Quality; Audit Committee; Misconduct

6.

Family Controlled Firms and Informed Trading: Evidence from Short Sales

Journal of Finance, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 64 Posted: 09 Aug 2011
Temple University - Department of Finance, National University of Singapore and Renmin University of China
Downloads 243 (156,950)
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Short Sales, Informed Trading, Family Ownership, Hedge Funds

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Dissecting Innovation

Number of pages: 50 Posted: 21 May 2018 Last Revised: 06 Aug 2018
David M. Reeb and Wanli Zhao
National University of Singapore and Renmin University of China
Downloads 199 (189,687)

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variable selection, machine learning, lasso, innovation, patents, citations

8.

The Impact of Director Connectedness on Financing and Investment

Number of pages: 70 Posted: 18 Nov 2018 Last Revised: 20 Aug 2021
Clemson University, Department of Finance, University of Arizona - Department of Finance and Renmin University of China
Downloads 129 (272,322)
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Centrality, Director Connectedness, Investment, R&D, Economic Policy Uncertainty, Cost of Debt, Seasoned Equity Offers

9.

Politician Careers and SEC Enforcement Against Financial Misconduct

Journal of Accounting & Economics (JAE), Forthcoming
Number of pages: 107 Posted: 27 Feb 2020
Mihir N. Mehta and Wanli Zhao
University of Michigan at Ann Arbor and Renmin University of China
Downloads 116 (294,218)
Citation 9

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Political Economy, Corporate Governance, Securities and Exchange Commission, Senate Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs, House Committee on Financial Services, AAER, Congress

10.

International Interdependence of an Emerging Market: The Case of Iran

Applied Economics, Vol. 40, 2008, 395–412, Fox School of Business Research Paper
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 18 Jun 2014
Elyas Elyasiani and Wanli Zhao
Temple University - Department of Finance and Renmin University of China
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The Politics of M&A Antitrust

Journal of Accounting Research, Volume 58, Issue 1, March 2020
Posted: 09 Mar 2020
University of Michigan at Ann Arbor, Harvard Business School and Renmin University of China

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political economy; antitrust; FTC; DOJ; Senate Committee on the Judiciary; House Judiciary Committee; mergers and acquisitions

12.

Insider Trading in Supervised Industries

Journal of Law and Economics, Vol 57, 2014
Posted: 11 May 2014
David M. Reeb, Yuzhao Zhang and Wanli Zhao
National University of Singapore, Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey - Department of Finance and Renmin University of China

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The Efficacy of Regulatory Intervention: Evidence from the Distribution of Informed Option Trading

Journal of Banking and Finance, Forthcoming
Posted: 28 Aug 2013
Temple University - Department of Finance, National University of Singapore, Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey - Department of Finance and Renmin University of China

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Informed Trading Measures, Options Market, Selective Disclosure, Stochastic Dominance

14.

Legal Expertise on Corporate Audit Committees and Financial Reporting Quality

Accounting Review, Vol. 86, No. 6, 2011
Posted: 12 Sep 2011
Jayanthi Krishnan, Yuan Wen and Wanli Zhao
Temple University - Department of Accounting, Georgia Southern University and Renmin University of China

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Audit Committee, Legal Expertise, Financial Expertise, Financial Reporting Quality

15.

Director Capital and Corporate Disclosure Quality

Posted: 13 Jan 2010
David M. Reeb and Wanli Zhao
National University of Singapore and Renmin University of China

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Director Capital, Disclosure Quality, Firm Performance