Professor Tak-jun WONG
Joseph A. DeBell Professor of Business Administration, Leventhal School of Accounting, Marshall Business School, University of Southern California
Professor Wong has served CUHK as Choh-Ming Li Professor of Accountancy and Director of the Center for Institutions and Governance. He was also the Dean of the CUHK Business School from 2008 to 2013. He received his BA in Economics (summa cum laude) from Dickinson College, and MBA and PhD degrees from UCLA. Before joining CUHK, he taught at the University of Maryland - College Park and the Hong Kong University of Science and Technology. Professor Wong has published numerous research articles in finance and accounting journals such asJournal of Finance, Journal of Financial Economics, Review of Financial Studies, The Accounting Review, Journal of Accounting and Economics, Journal of Accounting Research, Review of Accounting Studies,and Contemporary Accounting Research. His research was featured in the Wall Street Journal, The Economist, Globe and Mail, the South China Morning Post, Hong Kong Economic Journal, and was used in the U.S. congressional testimony on Securities Fraud Litigation. Professor Wong currently serves as an editor of The Accounting Review and has served in various editorial boards including Review of Accounting Studies, Journal of Accounting and Public Policy, Journal of Business, Finance and Accounting. He is an honorary professor of University of International Business and Economics, Beijing, China and served as the president of the Chinese Accounting Professors’ Association of North America in 2006-2007.