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Dr Feng TIAN
  • Associate Professor
PhD, Accounting
University of California, Irvine
2766 7109
2330 9845
Research Area:

Consulting, Research and Teaching Interests:
  • Corporate disclosure
  • Information systems
  • Credit market and risk
  • Auditing

Dr. Feng Tian joined The Hong Kong Polytechnic University in September 2015. He received Ph.D. in Accounting from University of California-Irvine. He taught at The University of Hong Kong from 2008 to 2015. His current research interests are in earnings management, financial reporting, accounting information systems, information technology, and innovation. He has published articles in the A-rated accounting and information systems journals including The Accounting Review, Management Science, MIS Quarterly, Information Systems Research, and Contemporary Accounting Research.

(Nov. 2021)

1. “Board Interlocks and Earnings Management Contagion”  with P. Chiu, and S.H. Teoh, The Accounting Review, 88 (3), 915-944, 2013.

2. “How Do Enterprise Resource Planning Systems Affect Firm Risk? Post-Implementation Impact”  with S. X. Xu, MIS Quarterly, 39(1),39-60, 2015.

3. “Internal Control Quality and Credit Default Swap Spreads” with  D. Tang, and H. Yan, Accounting Horizons, 29(3), 603-629, 2015.

4. “Causes and Consequences of the CEO also Being the Chair-of-the-board” with A. Ghosh and C. Karuna, Journal of Management Accounting Research, 27(2), 197-223, 2015.

5. “Seeking Value through Deviation? Economic Impacts of IT Overinvestment and Underinvestment” with J. Ho, A. Wu, and S. X. Xu, Information Systems Research, 28(4), 850-862, 2017.

6."Do Clients' Enterprise Systems Affect Audit Quality and Efficiency?"with M. Pincus, P. Wellmeyer, and S.X. Xu, Contemporary Accounting Research, 34(4),1975-2021, 2017.

7. "Social Learning in Information Technology Investment: The Role of Board Interlocks" with J. Cheng, A. Rai and S.X. Xu, Management Science 67(1), 547-576, 2021