Selected research (2015 and after)

Investments 

 

X. Feng and Kam C. Chan, (2019). Mutual funds' selective participation and subsequent performance of seasoned equity offerings, Empirical Economics, forthcoming. (SSCI)

 

D. Hou, Q. Meng, K. Zhang, and Kam C. Chan (2018). Motives for corporate philanthropy propensity: Does short selling matter? International Review of Economics and Finance, forthcoming. (SSCI)

 

Y. Shyu, Kam C. Chan, and H. Liang (2018). Spillover of price efficiency and informed trading from short sales to margin purchases in absence of uptick rule, Pacific-Basin Finance Journal, 50, 163-183. (SSCI)

 

X. Jiang, N. Xu, Q. Yuan and Kam C. Chan (2018). Mutual fund affiliated analysts and stock price synchronicity: Evidence from China, Journal of Accounting, Auditing, and Finance, 33, 435-460.

 

X. Feng, Kam C. Chan, and D. Yang (2017). Short sale constraints, dispersion of opinion, and stock overvaluation: Evidence from earnings announcements in China, North American Journal of Economics and Finance, 41, 217-230. (SSCI)

 

N. Xu, Y. Jiang, Kam C. Chan, and S. Wu (2017). Analyst herding and stock price crash risk: Evidence from China, Journal of International Financial Management and Accounting, Vol. 28, 308-348. (SSCI)

 

C. Cao, C. Xia, and Kam C. Chan (2016). Social trust and stock price crash risk: Evidence from China, International Review of Economics and Finance, Vol. 46, 148-165. (SSCI)

 

X. Li and Kam C. Chan (2016). Communist party control and stock price crash risk: Evidence from China, Economics Letters, 141, 5-7. (SSCI)

 

X. Feng and Kam C. Chan (2016). Information advantage, short sales, and stock returns: Evidence from short selling reform in China, Economic Modelling, 59, 131-142. (SSCI)

 

L. Chan, C.M. Nguyen, and Kam C. Chan (2015). A new approach to measure speculation in the oil futures market and some policy implications, Energy Policy, 86, 133-141. (SSCI)

 

Corporate finance

 

X. Feng, Kam C. Chan, L. Lo (2018). Are venture capitalist-backed IPOs more innovative? Evidence from an emerging market, North American Journal of Economics and Finance, forthcoming. (SSCI

 

Kam C. Chan and X. Feng (2018). Corporate philanthropy in a political uncertainty environment: Does it bring tangible benefits to a firm? European Journal of Finance, forthcoming. (SSCI

 

X. Peng, X. Wang, and Kam C. Chan (2019). Does customer concentration disclosure affect initial public offering pricing? Finance Research Letters, forthcoming. (SSCI)

 

X. Li, J. Luo, and Kam C. Chan (2019). Political uncertainty and the cost of equity capital, Finance Research Letters, forthcoming. (SSCI)

 

H. Liang, S. Chen, Kam C. Chan, and G. Kuo (2019). Bank diversification, performance, and corporate governance: Evidence from China, Asia-Pacific Journal of Accounting and Economics, forthcoming. (SSCI)

 

B. Liu, Y. Lin, Kam C. Chan, H. Fung (2018). The dark side of rent-seeking: The impact of rent-seeking on earnings management, Journal of Business Research, 91, 94-107. (SSCI)

 

W. Dong, H.L. Han, Y. Ke, and Kam C. Chan (2018). Social trust and corporate misconduct: Evidence from China, Journal of Business Ethics, 151, 539-562. (SSCI) 

 

S. Gao, Q. Meng, J.Y. Chan, and Kam C. Chan (2018). Cognitive reference points, institutional investors bid prices, and IPO pricing: Evidence from IPO auctions in China, Journal of Financial Markets, 38, 128-140. (SSCI)

 

L. Li, Y. Duan, Y. He, and Kam C. Chan (2018). Linguistic distance and mergers and acquisitions: Evidence from China, Pacific-Basin Finance Journal, 49, 81-102. (SSCI)

 

  M. Yang, X. Cheng, Kam C. Chan, and S. Gao (2018). Information cost or heterogeneous beliefs? An examination of the impact of value uncertainty on auction-style SEO discounts in China, International Review of Economics and Finance, 54, 206-217. (SSCI)

 

H. Zhang and Kam C. Chan (2018). Bank shareholding and corporate cash management: Evidence from China, North American Journal of Economics and Finance, 44, 235-253. (SSCI)

 

Y. Pan, R. Weng, N. Xu, and Kam C. Chan (2018). The role of corporate philanthropy in family firm succession: A social outreach perspective, Journal of Banking and Finance, 88, 423-441. (SSCI)

 

S. Gao, J. Liu, and Kam C. Chan (2017). Does the removal of IPO lockup matter on IPO pricing? Finance Research Letters, 23, 246-252. (SSCI)

 

X. Li, F. Zhang, and Kam C. Chan, (2017). Communist party committee direct control and the market value of corporate cash holdings, Finance Research Letters, 23, 179-189. (SSCI)

 

F. Jia, Y. Zhang, Kam C. Chan, and S. Xie (2017). The impact of religiosity on corporate loans and maturity structure: Evidence from China, Pacific Accounting Review, 29, 307-329.

 

  C. Xia, C. Cao, and Kam C. Chan (2017). Social trust environment and tax avoidance: Evidence from China, North American Journal of Economics and Finance, 42, 374-392. (SSCI)

 

S. Gao, Q. Ming, Kam C. Chan, and X. Wu (2017). Earnings management before IPOs: Are institutional investors misled? Journal of Empirical Finance, Vol. 42, 90-108. (SSCI)

 

J. Chen, W. Dong, F. Zhang, and Kam C. Chan (2017).  Internal control and stock price crash risk: Evidence from China, European Accounting Review, Vol. 26, 125-152. (SSCI) 

 

J. Zhu, K. Ye, J. Tucker, and Kam C. Chan (2016). Board hierarchy, independent directors, and firm value, Journal of Corporate Finance, 41, 262-279. (SSCI) 

 

S. Gao, Q. Meng, and Kam C. Chan (2016).  IPO pricing: Do institutional and retail investor sentiments differ? Economics Letters, 148, 115-117. (SSCI) 

 

 N. Xu, Q. Chen, Y. Xu, and Kam C. Chan (2016). Political uncertainty and cash holdings: Evidence from China, Journal of Corporate Finance, 40, 276-295. (SSCI) 

 

X. Tang, Y. Lin, Q. Peng, J. Du, and Kam C. Chan (2016). Politically connected directors and firm value: Evidence from forced resignations in China, North American Journal of Economics and Finance, 37, 148-167. (SSCI) 

 

Z. Guo, Kam C. Chan, and Y. Xue (2016). The impact of corporate culture disclosure on performance: A quantitative approach, Review of Pacific Basin Financial Markets and Policies, 19, 138-167.

 

 N. Xu, Q. Yuan, X. Jiang, and Kam C. Chan (2015).  Founders political connections, second generation involvement, and family firm performance: Evidence from China, Journal of Corporate Finance, 33, 243-259. (SSCI) 

 

 G. Ran, Q. Fang, S. Luo, and Kam C. Chan (2015).  Supervisory board characteristics and accounting information quality: Evidence from China, International Review of Economics and Finance, Volume 37, 18-32. (SSCI) 

 

 

  International finance / international business

 

I. Han, H. Liang, and Kam C. Chan (2016). Locational concentration and institutional diversification: Evidence from foreign direct investment in the banking industry, North American Journal of Economics and Finance, 38, 185-199. (SSCI) 

 

 

 

Business Education

 

L. Cheng, J. Wang, and Kam C. Chan (2018). Evaluating the impact of student response system (SRSs): Evidence from Hong Kong undergraduate finance students, Journal of Financial Education, forthcoming.

 

Kam C. Chan, C. Shum, and S. Thapa (2016).  CFP certification: Perceptions of finance faculty, Journal of Financial Education, Volume 42, 337-357.

 

L. Chan, R.W.C. Fok, and Kam C. Chan (2015).  Using books by prolific investors for teaching an investments course, Advances in Financial Education, 13, 26-37.

 

 

 

Measurement of intellectual contributions

 

N. Xu, Y. Chen, A. Fung, and Kam C. Chan (2018). Contributing forces in entrepreneurship research: A global citation analysis, Journal of Small Business Management, 56, 179-201. (SSCI)

 

J. Chan, Kam C. Chan, J. Tong, and F. Zhang (2016).  Using Google Scholar citations to rank accounting programs: A global perspective, Review of Quantitative Finance and Accounting, 47, 29-55.

 

N. Xu, Kam C. Chan, and C. Chang (2016).  A quality-based global assessment of financial research, Review of Quantitative Finance and Accounting, Volume 46, 605-631.

 

Discipline reflections

 

 Kam C. Chan, A. Fung, H. Fung, and J. Yau (2018). A conceptual framework for instilling a global mindset in business students, Journal of Teaching in International Business, 29, 4-19.

 

Kam C. Chan, C.H. Chang, and Y.C. Chang (2015). The network effects of publishing in finance, North American Journal of Economics and Finance, 33, 306-316. (SSCI) 

 

 

 Journal ranking / citation analysis

 

  Kam C. Chan, A. Fung, H. Fung, and J. Yau (2016).  A citation analysis of business ethics research: A global perspectives, Journal of Business Ethics, 136, 557-573. (SSCI) 

 

 Kam C. Chan, A. Fung, H. Fung, and J. Yau (2016). Ranking of institutions and academic journals: A selective review and a conceptual framework, Managerial Finance, 42, 292-302.

 

C. Cao, T. Zhang, C.H. Chang, and Kam C. Chan (2016). International Review of Economics and Finance (1992-2015):  The past 24 years and beyond, International Review of Economics and Finance, 44, 266-276. (SSCI) 

 

M. Zhou, C. Chang, and Kam C. Chan (2015). A retrospective evaluation of the North American Journal of Economics and Finance (1990-2014), North American Journal of Economics and Finance, 32, 1-11. (SSCI) 

 

 

Publications in early years at Accounting, Organizations, and Society, Financial Management, Financial Practice and Education, Financial Review, Journal of Futures Markets, Journal of Business Finance and Accounting, Journal of Financial Research, among others.

Last update on August 28, 2018.