Selected recent research (2009 and after)

Investments 

 

X. Feng, M. Zhou, and Kam C. Chan (2014).  Smart money or dumb money? A study on the selection ability of mutual fund investors in China, North American Journal of Economics and Finance, forthcoming. 

 

  N. Xu, X. Jiang, Kam C. Chan, and Z. Yi (2013).  Analyst optimism and stock price crash risk: Evidence from China, Pacific-Basin Finance Journal, Volume 25, 217-239. 

 

N. Xu, Kam C. Chan, X. Jiang, and Z. Yi (2013).  Do star analysts know more firm-specific information? Evidence from China, Journal of Banking and Finance, Volume 37, 89-102.

 

J. Lee, P. Yen, and Kam C. Chan (2013).  Market states and disposition effect: evidence from Taiwan mutual fund investors, Applied Economics, 45, 1331-1342.

 

Kam C. Chan, F. Zhang, and W. Zhang (2013).  Analysts coverage and types of institutional investors, Review of Accounting and Finance, 12, 60-80.

 

C. Chang and Kam C. Chan (2011).  Investment banks stock ratings, call warrant issuance, and responses from heterogeneous investors: Evidence from Taiwan, International Review of Economics and Finance, Volume 20, No. 4, 733-743.

 

Kam C. Chan, C. Chen, and P. Lung (2010)  Net buying pressure and implied volatility in SP500 index futures options: the effect of market cycles and intraday trading, European Financial Management, Volume 16, No. 4, 624-657.

 

Kam C. Chan, Y. Chang, and P. Lung (2009).   Informed trading under different market conditions and moneyness: evidence from TXO options, Pacific-Basin Finance Journal, Volume 17, No. 2, 189-208.

 

  Corporate finance

 

 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, forthcoming.

 

 

 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, forthcoming.

 

 N. Xu, X. Li, Q. Yuan, and Kam C. Chan (2014).  Excess perks and stock price crash risk: Evidence from China, Journal of Corporate Finance, Volume 25, 419-434

 

Kam C. Chan and Y. Chen (2013).  Board meeting frequency and management forecast behavior, Advances in Quantitative Analysis of Finance and Accounting, Volume 13, 291-316. 

 

W. Poon, Kam C. Chan, and M. Firth (2013).  Does having a credit rating leave less money on the table when raising capital? A study of credit ratings and seasoned equity offerings in China, Pacific-Basin Finance Journal, Volume 22, 88-106.

 

  D. Bao, Kam C. Chan, and W. Zhang (2012).  Asymmetric cash flow sensitivity of cash holdings, Journal of Corporate Finance, Volume 18, No. 4, 690-700.  (Ranked 11th among top-25 hottest articles in the journal in Oct to Nov, 2012 in ScienceDirect website: http://top25.sciencedirect.com/subject/economics-econometrics-and-finance/10/journal/journal-of-corporate-finance/09291199/archive/41/)

 

  Kam C. Chan and L. Lo (2011).  Credit rating and long-term IPO performance, Journal of Economics and Finance, Volume 35 (4), 473-483.

 

 

 

 

  International finance / international business

 

Liang, Y. Ching, and Kam C. Chan (2013).  Enhancing bank performance through branches or representative offices? Evidence from European banks, International Business Review, Volume 22, 495-508.

 

A. Wong, G. Tang, and Kam C. Chan (2013).  The determinants of performance in alternative markets for small and medium enterprises: International evidence, Review of Pacific Basin Financial Markets and Policies, Volume 16, No. 2, 40-65.

 

C. Chang, Kam C. Chan, and H. Fung (2009).  Asymmetric money supply shocks and real output in China, China and World Economy, Volume 17, No. 2, 35-44.

 

Y. Chen and Kam C. Chan (2009).  Research on Chinese accounting issues: a review and synthesis, Chinese Economy, Volume 41, No. 1, 98-128.

 

 

 

 

Financial education

 

L. Chan, R.W.C. Fok, and Kam C. Chan (2014).  Using books by prolific investors for teaching an investments course, Advances in Financial Education, forthcoming.

 

 

C. Shum and Kam C. Chan (2012).  Student engagement and performance in principles of finance, Advances in Financial Education, Volume 9, No. 2, 1-20.

 

Kam C. Chan and J. Snavely (2009).  Do clickers click in the classroom?  Journal of Financial Education, Volume 35, No. 2, 25-40.

 

C. Shum, Kam C. Chan, and S. Thapa (2009).  Finance faculty's perception of teaching, research, and services performance evaluations, Journal of Financial Education, Volume 35, No. 1, 42-65.

 

 

 

Measurement of intellectual contributions

 

N. Xu, Kam C. Chan, and C. Chang (2015).  A quality-based global assessment of financial research, Review of Quantitative Finance and Accounting, forthcoming.

N. Xu, W. Poon, and Kam C. Chan (2014).  Rankings of institutions and authors in international business research: A quality-based assessment, Management International Review, Volume 54, No. 5, 735-755.

 

Kam C. Chan, J. Tong, and F. Zhang (2013).  Accounting research in the Asia-Pacific region: An update, Review of Quantitative Finance and Accounting, Volume 41, No. 4, 675-694.

 

Kam C. Chan, C. Chang, J.Y. Tong, and F. Zhang (2012).  An analysis of the accounting and finance research productivity in Australia and New Zealand in 1991-2010, Accounting and Finance, Volume 52, No. 1, 249-265. 

 

Kam C. Chan, C. Chang, and Y. Chen (2011).  Retrospective analysis of financial research among Korean institutions and authors (1990-2010), Asia-Pacific Journal of Financial Studies, Volume 40, No. 4, 495-626.

 

Kam C. Chan, C.H. Chang, and C.R. Chen (2011).  Financial research in the European region: A long-term assessment (1990-2008), European Financial Management, Volume 17, No. 2, 391-411.

 

Kam C. Chan, C. Chang, and Y. Chen (2011).  Financial research in Canada: A long-run assessment of journal publications, Canadian Journal of Administrative Sciences, Volume 28, No. 1, 91-103.

 

Kam C. Chan, C. Chen, and T. Lee (2011). A long-term assessment of finance research performance among Asia-Pacific academic institutions (1990-2008), Pacific-Basin Finance Journal, Volume 19, No. 1, 157-171.

 

Kam C. Chan, H. Fung, and J. Yau (2010).  Business ethics research: A global perspectives, Journal of Business Ethics, Volume 95, No. 1, 39-53.

 

 

 

Discipline reflections

 

  Kam C. Chan, H.G. Fung, and J. Yau (2013).  Influential business ethics research: Predominant partners and dissemination channels, Business Ethics: A European Review, Volume 22, 263-276.

 

C. Brown, Kam C. Chan, and C.R. Chen (2011).  First author conditions: evidence from finance journal coauthorship, Applied Economics, Volume 43 (25), 3687-3697.

 

Kam C. Chan, W.G. Hardin, III, and K. Liano (2010).  Author order conditions and co-authorship in real estate journals, Journal of Real Estate Literature, Volume 18, No. 1, 31-41.

 

J. Murray, Kam C. Chan, and H. Fung (2010).  Productivity of international business researchers: A gender analysis, Journal of Academy of Business Education, Volume 11, 131-156.

 

J.J. Chrisman, Kam C. Chan, F.W. Kellermanns, and K. Liano (2010).   Intellectual foundations of current research in family business: An identification and review of 25 influential articles, Family Business Review, Volume 23, No. 1, 9-26.

 

Kam C. Chan, C. Chen, and H. Fung (2009).  Pedigree or placement?  An analysis of research productivity in finance, The Financial Review, Volume 44, No. 1, 87-111.

 

 

 

 

 

Journal ranking / citation analysis

 

 

  Kam C. Chan, C. Chang, and Y. Chang (2013).  Ranking of Finance Journals: Some Google Scholar Citation Perspectives, Journal of Empirical Finance, Volume 21, 241-250.  (Ranked 5th among top-25 hottest articles in the journal in April to June, 2013 in ScienceDirect website: http://top25.sciencedirect.com/subject/economics-econometrics-and-finance/10/journal/journal-of-empirical-finance/09275398/archive/46/)

 

  Kam C. Chan, J. Tong, and F. Zhang (2012).  Rankings of accounting journals, authorship patterns, and author affiliation index, Australian Accounting Review, Volume 22, 407-417.

 

Kam C. Chan, P. Lai, and K. Liano (2012).  A threshold citation analysis in marketing research, European Journal of Marketing, Volume 46, No. 1/2, 134-156.

 

Kam C. Chan, H. Fung, and W. Leung (2009).  Influential articles, journals, and institutions in international business, Multinational Business Review, Volume 17, No. 1, 23-45.

 

K. Chan, Kam C. Chan, G. Seow, and K. Tam (2009).  Ranking accounting journals using dissertation citations analysis: a research note, Accounting, Organizations, and Society, Volume 34, 875-885.

 

Kam C. Chan, C. Chang, and Y.L. Lo (2009).  A retrospective evaluation of European Financial Management (1995-2008), European Financial Management, Volume 15, 676-691.

 

Kam C. Chan and K. Liano (2009).  A threshold citation analysis of influential articles, journals, institutions, and researchers in accounting, Accounting and Finance, Volume 49, No. 1, 59-74.

 

Kam C. Chan and K. Liano (2009).  Influential articles, journals, and institutions in insurance and risk management, Risk Management and Insurance Review, Volume 12, No. 1, 125-139.

 

 

 

Publications in early years at Accounting and Business Research, Journal of International Business Studies, Journal of Futures Markets, Journal of Business Finance and Accounting, and Journal of Real Estate Research, Real Estate Economics, among others.

Last update on July 27, 2014.