Zhaoyun Shangguan, Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Accounting (Accounting and Taxation)
412-397-5457 phone (M)
412-397-2172 fax
Massey Hall 213

Educational Background

  • Ph.D., Accounting, University of Connecticut, 2005

Area of Expertise/Research

  • Empirical accounting and capital markets research. Recent research focuses on corporate intangible investments, cost of equity capital, voluntary disclosure, mergers and acquisitions, debt covenants, and accounting restatements.


  •  "Intangible Investment and Stock Pricing of SGA Expenses: Evidence from the InformationWeek500 Firms," Journal of Business and Economic Studies, 17(2). 2011, with R. Huang and G. S. Seow
  • "Do Firms become more Conservative after Financial Restatements?" International Journal of Accounting and Finance, 1 (4), 2009, with R. Huang and G. Vasudevan
  • "Hot and Cold Merger Markets". Review of Quantitative Finance and Accounting, 33 (4). 2009, with N.K. Chidambaran, K.John, and G. Vasudevan
  • "The Networking Function of Investment Banks: Evidence from Private Investments in Public Equity." Journal of Corporate Finance, 14, 738-752. 2008. With R. Huang and D. Zhang

Schedule of Courses
Schedule Book for All Active and Available Future Terms, Zhaoyun

Fall 2015
  • ACCT3040-B
  • 12:45-01:35 PMM W FMShangguan1 (08/24-12/12/15)13 Seats
  • ACCT3040-A
  • 10:45-11:35 AMM W FMShangguan1 (08/24-12/12/15)7 Seats
  • ACCT4040-A
  • 09:45-10:35 AMM W FMShangguan1 (08/24-12/12/15)-1 Seats
  • MBAP5012-B
  • -ONLINEIShangguan4 (10/17-12/12/15)16 Seats
  • MBAP5012-A
  • -ONLINEIShangguan2 (08/22-10/16/15)11 Seats