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  • 8 Castle Peak Road, Tuen Mun

    Hong Kong

  • 1 Scopus Citations
  • 1 Scopus h-Index
20172019
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Personal profile

Chinese Name

魏錸

Biography

Prof. Wei obtained her Bachelor’s Degree in Economics and Finance with First Class Honors from the University of Hong Kong in 2012 and completed her PhD in Finance from the University of Hong Kong in 2016. She is a life-time member of Beta Gama Sigma Business Society and a research fellow at the Centre for Financial Innovation and Development in the University of Hong Kong. Her research interests include corporate finance, FinTech, financial reporting, capital market regulations and corporate innovation. Her papers have been presented in conferences including American Finance Association (AFA) Annual Meeting, Western Finance Association (WFA) Annual Meeting, Society for Financial Studies (SFS) Cavalcades, Financial Management Association (FMA) Annual Meeting, and China International Conference in Finance (CICF), circulated as the National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER) working paper, featured on Harvard Law School Corporate Governance Forum, and published or forthcoming in journals such as The Accounting ReviewJournal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis and Journal of Law and Economics.

Research interests

Corporate Finance, Financial Reporting, Capital Market Regulations, Corporate Innovation

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equity financing Social Sciences
technical innovation Social Sciences
patent Social Sciences
innovation Social Sciences
economy Social Sciences
Law Social Sciences
industry Social Sciences
evidence Social Sciences

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Projects 2018 2019

Research Output 2017 2019

  • 1 Scopus Citations
  • 1 Scopus h-Index
  • 3 Journal Article (refereed)
  • 1 Working paper series

Litigation Risk and Voluntary Disclosure: Evidence from Legal Changes

HOUSTON, J. F., LIN, C., LIU, S. & WEI, L., Sep 2019, In : The Accounting Review. 94, 5, p. 247-272 26 p.

Research output: Journal PublicationsJournal Article (refereed)Researchpeer-review

Risk disclosure
Voluntary disclosure
Litigation risk
Management earnings forecasts
News

Managerial Entrenchment and Information Production

LIN, C., WEI, L. & XIE, W., 3 Sep 2019, In : Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis. 63 p.

Research output: Journal PublicationsJournal Article (refereed)Researchpeer-review

Information production
Managerial entrenchment
Shareholders
Information asymmetry
Margin

Banking and innovation : a review

LIN, C., LIU, S. & WEI, L., Mar 2018, Asian Development Bank Institute, 37 p. (ADBI Working Paper Series; no. 815).

Research output: Working paperWorking paper seriesWorking Paper

Open Access
Innovation
Banking
Banking development
Banking sector
Empirical study

Prizes

LU RGC Competitive Grants Award 2018

Lai WEI (Recipient), Mar 2018

Prize: Prize / Award