WONG Man Lai Sonia, Prof.

  • 8 Castle Peak Road, Tuen Mun

    Hong Kong

  • 756 Scopus Citations
  • 11 Scopus h-Index
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Prof. Wong obtained her PhD. at the University of Hong Kong (HKU). She has been served as a research assistant professor at HKU before joining the Department of Finance and Insurance of the Lingnan University. Her research focuses on Chinese financial market reforms; Corporate governance and Economics of transition. She has published papers on the country’s foreign exchange and banking reforms as well as the corporate governance of China’s listed enterprises.

Research interests

Chinese Financial Market, Corporate Governance, Corporate Finance, Information Environment, Asset Pricing

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Projects 2014 2020

Research Output 1997 2019

A survey of reverse mergers in the Chinese stock market

XIN, Q., LI, R. & WONG, S., 18 Feb 2019, In : China Finance Review International. 9, 1, p. 5-21 17 p.

Research output: Journal PublicationsJournal Article (refereed)

Chinese stock market
Relative performance

Corporate Accessibility and Stock Price Crash Risk

FIRTH, M., WONG, S. M. & ZHAO, X., 16 Aug 2019.

Research output: Other Conference ContributionsConference Paper (other)Other Conference Paper

Open Access
Stock prices
Electronic mail

Hello, is anybody there? Corporate accessibility for outside shareholders as a signal of agency problems

FIRTH, M., LIN, C., WONG, M. L. S. & ZHAO, X., Dec 2019, In : Review of Accounting Studies. 24, 4, p. 1317-1358 42 p.

Research output: Journal PublicationsJournal Article (refereed)

Agency problems
Related party transactions


LU RGC Competitive Grants Award 2018

Man Lai Sonia WONG (Recipient), Mar 2018

Prize: Prize / Award