Zach Wang

Zach Wang

Assistant Professor of Accountancy

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Contact

213 Wohlers Hall

1206 S. Sixth

Champaign, IL 61820

217-265-0730

zgwang@illinois.edu

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Educational Background

  • Ph.D., Accountancy, Stanford University, 2015
  • B.B.A., High Honors, Business Administration, University of Michigan, 2007

Positions Held

  • Assistant Professor of Accountancy, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 2015 to present
  • Lecturer of Accountancy, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 2014-2015

Recent Publications

  • Beaver, W., McNichols, M., & Wang, Z. (2018). The Information Content of Earnings Announcements: New Insights from Intertemporal and Cross-Sectional Behavior. Review of Accounting Studies,.

Other Publications

Presentation

  • Wang, Z. (2014). Leases: Service Contracts or Investments and Financing?". Washington University at St. Louis.
  • Wang, Z. (2014). Leases: Service Contracts or Investments and Financing?". Santa Clara University.
  • Wang, Z. (2014). Leases: Service Contracts or Investments and Financing?". University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.
  • Wang, Z. (2013). Leases: Service Contracts or Investments and Financing?". London Business School Trans-Atlantic Doctoral Conference.
  • Wang, Z. (2013). Leases: Service Contracts or Investments and Financing?". Stanford Graduate School of Business Accounting Workshop.

Honors and Awards

  • List of Teachers Ranked as Excellent by their Students, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 2016,2017

Teaching Interests

Financial Accounting, Global Financial Reporting, Financial Statement Analysis

Research Interests

Earnings Announcements; Capital Market Regulations; Standard Setting

Current Courses

  • Atg Measurement & Disclosure (ACCY 301) Introduction to measurement and reporting of organizational performance for strategic and operational purposes with a focus on a variety of financial and non-financial performance measures suitable for both internal and external decision-making. Projects, together with a series of practical workshops, facilitate self-discovery of knowledge and development of a variety of professional skills and attitudes.

Contact

213 Wohlers Hall

1206 S. Sixth

Champaign, IL 61820

217-265-0730

zgwang@illinois.edu

Google Scholar