Shijie Yang is an assistant professor of accounting at the Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shenzhen. He received his Ph.D. degree from the University of Hong Kong, and Master's and Bachelor's degrees from Xiamen University. His research interests are in the areas of financial accounting, corporate finance, and corporate governance. He teaches Introductory Financial Accounting for undergraduate students.


Awards and Honors
  • 2020
  • 01


    Best Reviewer Award for Hawaii Accounting Research Conference 2021

  • 02


    CUHK(SZ) Teaching Ethics Award, 2020

Academic Publications


Shi Li, Chaopeng Wu, Shijie Yang, 2020. Affiliated block shareholders and analyst optimism. The North American Journal of Economics and Finance, Forthcoming.

Working papers:

Itay Goldstein, Shijie Yang, Luo Zuo, 2020. The Real Effects of Modern Information Technologies. NBER working paper. Featured by MarketWatch and Harvard Law School Forum on Corporate Governance

Chun-Keung (Stan) Hoi, Shijie Yang, Hong Zou, 2020. Corporate Tax Avoidance and Shareholder Derivative Litigation: Evidence from Universal Demand Laws