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Qiang Kang

Qiang Kang

Ryder Systems Research Fellow

Associate Professor
Department of Finance

College of Business
Florida International University

Modesto A. Maidique Campus
11200 S.W. 8th St, RB 210
Miami, FL 33199

(305) 348-4379
qkang@fiu.edu

Education

  • Ph.D. in Economics
    University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • Master of Arts in Economics
    Graduate School of the People's Bank of China, Beijing , China
  • Master of Arts in Economics
    University of Iowa, Iowa City, Iowa
  • Bachelor of Arts in Economics
    Renmin University of China, Beijing, China

Areas of Expertise

  • behavior of capital markets
  • interaction of capital markets with corporate decisions and corporate governance
  • the two areas in connection with macroeconomics, regulations/certifications, and capital market research in accounting

Courses Taught

  • Capital Budgeting and Long Term Resource Allocation
  • Competitive Strategy
  • Corporate Finance
  • Financial Futures and Fixed Income Investments
  • Global Financial Strategy
  • International Financial Management
  • Securities Analysis
  • Statistical Methods in Finance I
  • Statistical Methods in Finance II

Refereed Journal Articles

Guo S., Kang Q., & Mitnik O.

(2021).

Dynamics of Managerial Power and CEO Compensation in the Course of Corporate Distress: Evidence from 1992 to 2019.

Financial Management

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(Accepted) View Article


Hibbert, A. M., Kang, Q., Kumar, A., & Mishra, S. (2020). Heterogeneous Beliefs and Return Volatility around Seasoned Equity Offerings. Journal of Financial Economics, 137(2). View Article


Jiang, X., & Kang, Q. (2020). Cross-sectional PEG Ratios, Market Equity Premium, and Macroeconomic Activity. Journal of Accounting, Auditing and Finance, 35(3). View Article


Kang, Q. (2019). Business-cycle pattern of asset returns: A general equilibrium explanation. Annals of Finance. View Article


Huang, L., & Kang, Q. (2018). Information, Investment Adjustment, and the Cost of Capital. Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis. View Article


Kang, Q., Li, X., & Su, T. (2018). Sell-Side Financial Analysts and the CFA® Program. Financial Analysts Journal. View Article


Gorton, G., Huang, L., & Kang, Q. (2017). The limitations of stock market efficiency: Price informativeness and CEO turnover. Review of Finance. View Article


Kang, Q., & Liu, Q. (2010). Information-based stock trading, executive incentives, and the principal-agent problem. Management Science. View Article


Kang, Q., Liu, Q., & Qi, R. (2010). Predicting Stock Market Returns with Aggregate Discretionary Accruals. Journal of Accounting Research. View Article


Kang, Q., Liu, Q., & Qi, R. (2010). The Sarbanes-Oxley act and corporate investment: A structural assessment. Journal of Financial Economics. View Article


Kang, Q., Liu, Q., & Qi, R. (2010). Market timing with aggregate accruals. Journal of Asset Management, 10(3).


Kang, Q., & Liu, Q. (2008). Stock trading, information production, and executive incentives. Journal of Corporate Finance. View Article


Kang, Q., & Brandt, M. (2004). On the relationship between the conditional mean and volatility of stock returns: A latent VAR approach. Journal of Financial Economics. View Article


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