Department of Accounting and Law

Dr. Hannah Wong

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Office:   Valley 4076
Phone:   973-720-3618
Email:wongc1@wpunj.edu
Office Hours:   By appointment

Department: Accounting and Law
Position: Assistant Professor
Area Specialization: Capital market research in financial accounting; reporting and valuation issues of global financial markets; integration of international accounting standards; corporate finance; investment

Professional Degrees: 

Ph.D. - Business Administration (Accounting), University of California at Los Angeles , 1996
M.B.A. (Accounting) - State University of New York at Buffalo, 1990
Honors Diploma (Equivalent to B.S.) in Finance - Hong Kong Baptist College, Hong Kong, 1988

Previous Appointments: 

  • Controller, DataSoft Solutions, Inc., 2001-2008
  • Assistant Professor, Rutgers University, 1995-2002
  • Teaching Assistant/Fellow, University of California at Los Angeles, 1991-1995
  • Research Assistant, University of California at Los Angeles 1990-1995

Primary Research Interests:

  • Capital market research in financial accounting
  • Reporting and valuation issues of global financial markets
  • Integration of international accounting standards
  • Corporate finance
  • Investment

Representative Publications:

  • Cai, Francis and Hannah Wong, “The Effect of IFRS Adoption on Global Market Integration,” International Journal of Business and Economics Research (forthcoming).
  • Cai, Francis, Malay Dey and Hannah Wong. “The Adoption of International Financial Accounting Standards: Their Effect on Global Market Integration.” American Accounting Association Mid-Atlantic Regional Meeting, April 2009
  • Chan, Kam and Hannah Wong. “Earnings and price performance of foreign firms after their US listing upgrade.” Research Forum, Cotsakos College of Business, William Paterson University, March 2009.

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